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Friday, January 18th, 2019
P.K. SUBBAN’S NEW NBC SPORTS DIGITAL SERIES “THE P.K. PROJECT” DEBUTS WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23
All New Series Takes Viewers Inside the Life of Nashville Predators Star Defenseman P.K. Subban; Features Guest Appearances by Subban’s Celebrity Friends, Family and NHL Stars
Multi-Episode Series Streams on NBCSports.com, NBC Sports App, and NBC Sports’ YouTube Channel
“P.K. Subban’s All-Star Special” Airs Friday, January 25 at 11:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN – Following Live Coverage of 2019 NHL Skills Challenge
STAMFORD, Conn. – January 18, 2019 – NBC Sports Group will debut THE P.K. PROJECT, featuring Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, a multi-episode NBC Sports Digital series chronicling the life of the three-time NHL All-Star and Music City superstar, this Wednesday, Jan. 23, on NBCSports.com, the NBC Sports app and NBC Sports YouTube page.
From a guided tour of Subban’s current hometown of Nashville, Tenn., to jamming with country music star Lee Brice, THE P.K. PROJECT takes viewers behind the scenes and inside the non-stop life of one of the NHL’s most popular and fashion-forward athletes.
In the premiere episode of the exclusive digital-only series, the serial entrepreneur and philanthropist journeys to Toronto as the Predators visit the Maple Leafs. Subban spends time with his parents and sisters, gets some home cooking at his parents’ house, and then the entire family gathers at the game.
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In the coming episodes, THE P.K. PROJECT examines some of Nashville’s culinary hotspots and signature dishes, like biscuits, banana pudding, and Nashville hot chicken, features a music session with Brice, a two-time Grammy Song of the Year nominee, goes all-access with Subban as the Predators take on the reigning Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals, and more.
New episodes of THE P.K. PROJECT will debut each Wednesday across NBC Sports Digital platforms.
“P.K. SUBBAN’S ALL STAR-SPECIAL” – FRIDAY, JAN. 25 AT 11:30 P.M. ET ON NBCSN
Earlier this month, NBC Sports Group and Subban agreed to a first-of-its-kind content partnership to produce the original digital series, as well as a television special entitled “P.K. Subban’s All-Star Special.” The partnership marks the first time NBC Sports Group has struck a content agreement with an active NHL player, and the first such deal for Subban’s production company, PeeK Productions.
In conjunction with Glassman Media and PeeK Productions, NBC Sports will produce a special one-hour late night talk show hosted by the Predators defenseman that will air Friday, Jan. 25 on NBCSN at 11:30 p.m. ET, immediately following the conclusion of the 2019 NHL All-Star Skills competition. The special will feature several vignettes, as Subban interviews some of the brightest NHL stars and entertainers, amidst a backdrop of fans in the heart of downtown San Jose, Calif.
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