For the first time in 19 years, the Bruins are heading to the Eastern Conference finals, and Boston fans will soon have the opportunity to experience the exciting series with the Tampa Bay Lightning first-hand.

The Bruins announced early on Saturday that tickets for the club's first three home playoff games in the Eastern Conference finals against the Lightning will go on sale at 4 p.m. EST on Saturday, May 7.

Fans can purchase tickets at the TD Garden Box Office, on the Boston Bruins website, or by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000.

If the Bruins and Lightning series reaches its conclusion in four games, fans that purchased tickets to Game 5 at TD Garden will receive a full refund from the organization.

The schedule for the upcoming series has not yet been released by the National Hockey League.

Fans interested in learning more about Boston Bruins players, or ticket options, should visit the team website at or call 617-624-BEAR.