It’s been another exciting season for hockey fans, and now, the Stanley Cup Finals are here at last! If you’re a fan of the Vegas Golden Knights or the Washington Capitals, or just a fan of hockey in general, you surely won’t want to miss the 2018 Stanley Cup Finals. Inside, find out how to get the Stanley Cup Finals live stream without cable TV.
But what if you’ve cancelled cable? Is it possible to watch the Stanley Cup Finals online? It sure is! In fact, it’s easier than ever to stream the Stanley Cup without cable – and we’ll show you how in this guide.
Use fuboTV to Watch Stanley Cup Finals Online
fuboTV provides a very easy way to watch Stanley Cup Finals live stream without needing a cable subscription. The service costs just $35 a month, and does not require a contract. Basically, it gives you 60+ channels that you can watch live, without cable, over the internet – on all your favorite devices.
The Stanley Cup Finals stream will air on NBC and NBCSN. On fuboTV, NBCSN is offered nationwide, while NBC is offered in select areas. So, you’ll be able to watch Capitals vs Golden Knights online for most or all of the Finals, depending on where you live. You’ll also get 60+ other great channels, mostly focusing on sports, news and entertainment.
Get the Stanley Cup Finals Live Stream via DIRECTV NOW
DIRECTV NOW is another excellent service you can use for the Stanley Cup Final live stream. This service is an all-around cable alternative, serving up 60+ channels of only $35 a month. No contract is required, so you can cancel at any time. You can use the service on nearly any device, from streaming players to smartphones to computers and more.
NBC is offered in select markets, while NBCSN is offered nationwide. There’s alos a ton of other great channels in the DIRECTV NOW lineup. For more info, take a look through our DIRECTV NOW review to learn more.
New users can also take advantage of DIRECTV NOW’s free 7-day trial!
Access Stanley Cup Finals Streaming via Sling TV
Sling TV is a service you can use to watch Capitals vs Golden Knights live stream throughout the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs and Finals. It’s also just a great way to watch TV in general, offering many of the most popular TV channels for as little as $20 a month.
To access Stanley Cup Final streaming, you’ll want to go with Sling Blue for $25 a month (no contract). This package includes NBC (select markets) and NBCSN (nationwide), plus 40+ other great channels. To learn more, see our Sling TV review.
Right now, you can watch Stanley Cup Finals online free with a free 7-day trial of Sling TV.
PlayStation Vue Offers the Capitals vs Golden Knights Stream
PlayStation Vue is another similar service that will be very useful for hockey fans looking to stream live coverage of the NHL Finals. The service works over the internet, and can be used on most streaming devices, computers and PlayStation consoles.
Vue offers NBCSN (nationwide) and NBC (select markets), which are the two channels that will offer the NHL Finals live stream. There’s tons more great channels to enjoy, as well, which you can learn more about in our PlayStation Vue review.
New users can now get a free 5-day trial to get the NHL Finals live stream free!
2018 NHL Stanley Cup Finals TV Schedule
(All times Eastern; * If necessary)
Stanley Cup Finals
Vegas Golden Knights (P1) vs. Washington Capitals (M1)
Monday, May 28, 8 p.m.: Capitals @ Golden Knights | NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
Wednesday, May 30, 8 p.m.: Capitals @ Golden Knights | NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
Saturday, June 2, 8 p.m.: Golden Knights @ Capitals | NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
Monday, June 4, 8 p.m.: Golden Knights @ Capitals | NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
*Thursday, June 7, 8 p.m.: Capitals @ Golden Knights | NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
*Sunday, June 10, 8 p.m.: Golden Knights @ Capitals | NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
*Wednesday, June 13, 8 p.m.: Capitals @ Golden Knights | NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
What Channel is the 2018 Stanley Cup Final On?
Throughout the 2018 NHL Finals, Capitals vs Golden Knights game live streams will air on NBCSN and NBC. You can get these two channels via the services described above. For scheduling info, check here. And for more general info, head over to our hockey live stream guide and our sports streaming page.