The NHL announced the national television schedule for the 2014-15 season on Tuesday, with the Bruins set to receive plenty of national attention.
The B’s will be featured on 17 nationally televised games, at least least 13 of which will air on NBC Sports Network, beginning with their opener on October 8 against the Flyers at TD Garden.
In addition to the aforementioned 13 NBCSN games, four Bruins games will be treated as flex games, meaning they will be on either NBC or NBCSN. All four of those games are weekend games.
The schedules as they relate to the Bruins are as follows:
NBC Sports Network (all times Eastern):
Wednesday, October 8 vs. Philadelphia at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 15 at Detroit at 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 28 vs. Minnesota at 7:00 p.m. (non-exclusive)
Wednesday, November 12 at Toronto at 8:00 p.m.
Monday, November 24 vs. Pittsburgh at 7:00 p.m. (non-exclusive)
Wednesday, December 17 at Minnesota at 8:00 p.m.
Monday, December 29 vs. Detroit at 7:00 p.m. (non-exclusive)
Wednesday, January 7 at Pittsburgh at 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 4 at New York Rangers at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 8 vs. Montreal at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 17 vs. Buffalo at 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 2 at Detroit at 7:30 p.m. (non-exclusive)
Wednesday, April 8 at Washington 8:00 p.m.
Flex Games on NBC or NBCSN (all times Eastern)
Sunday, February 22 at Chicago 12:30 p.m. / 3:00 p.m. (NBC)
Sunday, March 8 vs. Detroit at 12:30 p.m. / 7:30 p.m. (NBC/NBCSN)
Sunday, March 15 at Washington at 12:30 p.m. / 7:30 p.m. (NBC/NBCSN)
Saturday, April 11 at Tampa Bay 3:00 p.m. / 7:30 p.m. (non-exclusive, NBC/NBCSN)