FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
NBC SPORTS GROUP TO PREVIEW “NHL STADIUM SERIES” AND 2014 OLYMPIC ICE HOCKEY ON CONFERENCE CALL – TODAY AT 2:30 P.M. ET
Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire, Jeremy Roenick and Executive Producer Sam Flood
Dial 480-293-0664 to Participate
STAMFORD, Conn. – Jan. 22, 2013 – NBC Sports Group’s lead NHL broadcast team of Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick (play-by-play), former Olympian Eddie Olczyk (analyst), and Pierre McGuire (‘Inside the Glass’ Analyst), NHL Live analyst and former Olympian Jeremy Roenick, and executive producer Sam Flood will preview the upcoming NHL Stadium Series and the Olympic Winter Games’ ice hockey tournament on a media conference call today at 2:30 p.m ET. Media interested in participating should call 480-293-0664; Passcode: 1151978.
- WHAT: NHL Stadium Series and 2014 Olympic Winter Games Ice Hockey Conference Call
- WHO: Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick, Eddie Olczyk (Team USA 1984), Pierre McGuire, Jeremy Roenick (Team USA 1998 & 2002), Sam Flood
- WHEN: Today at 2:30 p.m. ET
- NUMBER: 480-293-0664
- PASSCODE: 1151978
NHL STADIUM SERIES
Coverage of the NHL Stadium Series begins Saturday, Jan. 25 at 9:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN with Kings-Ducks from Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Calif. in the first outdoor NHL game ever played in Los Angeles. The NHL Stadium Series continues on Sunday, Jan. 26 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC with Rangers-Devils from Yankee Stadium, followed by a second game at the stadium with Rangers-Islanders on Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN. The NHL Stadium Series concludes on Saturday, March 1 at 8 p.m. ET on NBC with Penguins-Blackhawks from Soldier Field in Chicago, joining the 2011 NHL Winter Classic as the only other NHL regular-season primetime broadcast on NBC.
In addition, NHL Revealed, a seven-part series giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at the NHL Stadium Series, will premiere tonight at 11 p.m. ET on NBCSN, following Blackhawks-Red Wings on Wednesday Night Rivalry.
NBC Olympics will present more than 150 hours of men’s and women’s ice hockey coverage from Sochi. NBCSN will present all Team USA men’s qualifying-round games, including Team USA vs. Russia on Saturday, Feb. 15 at 7:30 a.m. ET. NBCSN’s coverage of the Team USA women’s qualifying-round games begins Saturday, Feb. 8 at 3 a.m. ET with USA-Finland. NBC Olympics’ men’s ice hockey coverage culminates with the gold medal game live on NBC on Sunday, Feb. 23. Women’s ice hockey coverage concludes with the gold medal game live on NBC on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 12 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT.
-NBC SPORTS GROUP-