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Penguins' 1st-round playoff schedule released

| Sunday, April 13, 2014, 8:42 p.m.

The Penguins will host the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 1 of their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Consol Energy Center.

The NHL released the complete first-round schedule Sunday night. The first four games of the best-of-seven series will air on NBC Sports Network.

Games 2-4 will be at 7 p.m., with the Penguins hosting Game 2 on Saturday before the Blue Jackets host Games 3-4 on April 21 and 23.

If needed, Game 5 would be April 26 in Pittsburgh, Game 6 April 28 in Columbus and Game 7 April 30 in Pittsburgh at times to be determined. Television broadcasts have not been announced for Games 5-7.

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