The next step in the Blackhawks quest for a second consecutive Stanley Cup is set for Sunday.
The National Hockey League announced Wednesday the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Western Conference Final begins May 18 with the Hawks facing the winner of the Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings series.
Sunday's game is set for 2 p.m. and will be broadcast on NBC.
If the Ducks win Game 7 on Friday, they'll host the Blackhawks Sunday. If the Kings win, they'll travel to Chicago for Game 1.
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The Kings beat Anaheim 2-1 Wednesday to force Game 7.
The Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers will begin the Eastern Conference Final series on Saturday.
The entire schedule for the conference series will be released after Friday's Game 7.