FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

— PROGRAMMING ALERT — NBCSN TO PROVIDE LIVE LOOK-INS OF COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS’ ATTEMPT TO TIE NHL RECORD WITH 17TH CONSECUTIVE WIN TOMORROW NIGHT

NHL Live to Begin at 7 p.m. ET – 30 Minutes Earlier Than Originally Scheduled – With Live Look-Ins of Blue Jackets-Capitals

Patrick Kane and Blackhawks Host Jack Eichel and Buffalo Sabres Tomorrow at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN

STAMFORD, Conn. – January 4, 2017 – With the Columbus Blue Jackets attempting to tie the NHL record for consecutive victories tomorrow night against the Washington Capitals, NBCSN will begin its NHL Live pre-game coverage of its originally-scheduled Sabres-Blackhawks game at 7 p.m. ET – 30 minutes earlier than originally scheduled – to provide additional live look-ins of Blue Jackets-Capitals.

Columbus leads the NHL with a 27-5-4 record and has won 16 straight. They defeated Edmonton by a score of 3-1 last night to move within one win of the NHL record of 17 consecutive victories, set by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1992-93 season.

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