The National Lacrosse League has announced the schedule of games that will air live and in primetime on CBS Sports Network during the 2012 season. The league and CBS Sports Network earlier announced a two-year partnership to broadcast games live across North America. All games will be aired in High Definition.
The 2012 broadcast schedule will be comprised of eight games, culminating with the 2012 NLL Championship Game. The broadcast schedule begins with the first of four consecutive Saturday night broadcasts on April 7th, as the Philadelphia Wings take on the Buffalo Bandits, live from First Niagara Center in Buffalo.
During the playoffs, CBS Sports Network will broadcast four games: one Divisional Semifinal Game, both Divisional Finals and the Championship Game.
NLL on CBS Sports Network Schedule:
Saturday, April 7th Philadelphia at Buffalo, 7:30PM Eastern
Saturday, April 14th Toronto at Colorado, 9:00PM Eastern
Saturday, April 21st Rochester at Buffalo, 7:30PM Eastern
Saturday, April 28th Colorado at Minnesota, 7:30PM Eastern
Saturday, May 5th Divisional Semifinals
Saturday, May 12th Divisional Finals (Eastern & Western Divisional Finals)
Saturday, May 19th Championship Game
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