PITTSBURGH PENGUINS VS. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING Loading... >NHL Game 7: What time, TV, channel is Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Game 7? (5/23/18) Livestream, how to watch online | Stanley Cup Playoffs 2018 Posted May 23, 2018 at 2:12 PM Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) and Washington Capitals defenseman Matt Niskanen (2) battle as goaltender Braden Holtby (70) makes a stop during the second period of game five of the Eastern Conference Final in the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena.(Reinhold Matay | USA TODAY Sports) By Chris Ryan Loading... firstname.lastname@example.org, NJ Advance Media for NJ.com The Washington Capitals, led by Alex Ovechkin, John Carlson and Braden Holtby, will play Nikita Kucherov, Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning, in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals for a spot in the Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 (5/23/18) at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The winner of Wednesday's decisive Game 7 will play the Vegas Golden Knights in the 2018 Stanley Cup Finals. Here's what you need to know: Who: Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning What: Game 7, Eastern Conference Finals, 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs When: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Where: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Fla. Time: 8 p.m. Eastern TV: NBCSN Livestream: NBC Sports Live Line: Lightning -145 Latest NHL mock draft More to know: After the Capitals won the first two games of the series in Tampa, taking a commanding 2-0 lead back to home ice, the Lightning rattled off three straight victories. After winning Games 3 and 4 at Capital One Arena in Washington, the Lightning won Game 5 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, putting the Capitals on the brink of elimination. But Washington rebounded in Game 6, where goaltender Braden Holtby earned his first shutout of the postseason in a 3-0 victory in Washington to force a decisive Game 7 in Tampa. Neither team has played in a Game 7 during the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Capitals won their first and second-round series in six games against the Columbus Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins, respectively. The Lightning won both of their first two series in five games. They beat the New Jersey Devils in Game 5 on home ice the first round before beating the Boston Bruins in Game 5 at Amalie Arena in the second round. Which Devils prospects will impact NHL in 2018-19? Chris Ryan may be reached at email@example.com. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisRyan_NJ. Find NJ.com Devils on Facebook.