The Stanley Cup Playoffs continue on Friday night with a primetime matchup live on ESPN.
In the night’s lone game, the New York Rangers welcome the Tampa Bay Lightning to Madison Square Garden for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
The puck drop is set for 8:00 p.m. ET.
Entering Thursday night’s game, the Lightning are a slight -125 favorites on the road over the Rangers while the over/under is set for 5.5 total goals.
How can you tune in to catch the action?
All of the information you need to watch tonight’s NHL showdown can be seen below.
Lightning vs Rangers Viewing Details
Date: Thursday, June 9
Time: 8:00 p.m. ET
Location: Madison Square Garden in Manhattan, New York
TV Channel: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Favorite: Lightning -125 | O/U: 5.5
Series Record: Series tied, 2-2
How To Live Stream NHL on ESPN Online
Your best bet for watching the game via a live stream is WatchESPN. You will need your log-in and password information for your cable or satellite provider and you’re good to go. ESPN+ is a service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand content on TVs, computer or mobile device. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch the game through Sling TV. Sling TV is service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computer or mobile device for a monthly fee. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet. The service’s Orange and Blue packages includes ESPN and costs $35 a month. Once signed up, simply download the app for your computer to start watching.
You can also live stream the event online through DIRECTV NOW. DIRECTV also offers a free seven-day trial, so you will receive a full week free before your paid membership begins. If you cancel your subscription within the seven day period, you will not be charged. DIRECTV NOW is available on Desktop, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Chromecast.
Watch NHL on ESPN On Phone, Tablet Or Mobile
If you can’t watch today’s game on your TV or computer, the Worldwide Leader has you covered with the WatchESPN app. As long as you have a cable or satellite provider, you can download the app for free in the App Store, the Google Play store, the Amazon App store or the Windows Store.
You can also watch the game on the Sling app. There is also a Sling app for Apple TV, Xbox One, Roku, Chromecast, and Amazon Fire TV.