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Tuesday, June 9th, 2020
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS VICTORY IN 2010 STANLEY CUP FINAL HEADLINES STANLEY CUP FINAL WEEK TONIGHT ON NBCSN
Today Marks Tenth Anniversary of Cup-Clinching Game 6 – 2010 Cup Final Games 1, 3 and 6 Featured as Chicago Ends Stanley Cup Drought Against the Flyers
New Episode of NHL’s Who Wore It Best? – Tonight at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN
50+ Hours of Stanley Cup Classics Presented on NBCSN Throughout Week; Cup Final Series Include Capitals and Blues’ Inaugural Championships, Chicago’s Win in 2013, and Bruins’ & Kings’ Cup Wins
Content to Stream on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports App
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 9, 2020 – The Chicago Blackhawks’ 2010 Stanley Cup victory against the Philadelphia Flyers headlines Stanley Cup Final Week coverage tonight on NBCSN at 5 p.m. ET, as more than 50 hours of Stanley Cup Final games continue to be presented over the course of the week.
Tonight at 5 p.m. ET, the fourth episode of NHL’s Who Wore It Best? features Keith Jones taking part in a debate over the best players to wear the following jersey numbers: 19, 18, 16, 14 and 13.
Throughout the remainder of the week, additional featured Stanley Cup broadcasts include the Washington Capitals’ and St. Louis Blues’ inaugural championships the past two seasons, the Chicago Blackhawks’ win in 2013, as well as the Boston Bruins’ and Los Angeles Kings’ Cup wins in 2011 and 2014, respectively.
Liam McHugh will introduce tonight’s 2010 Stanley Cup Final matchups. Below is each night’s highlighted Stanley Cup Final Week content:
- Tonight, Tuesday, June 9: 2010 Stanley Cup Final – Games 1, 3 and 6
- Wednesday, June 10: 2011 Stanley Cup Final
- Thursday, June 11: 2013 Stanley Cup Final
- Friday, June 12: 2014 Stanley Cup Final
- Saturday, June 13: 2018 Stanley Cup Final
- Sunday, June 14: 2019 Stanley Cup Final
Programming will also stream on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
TONIGHT, TUESDAY, JUNE 9 – 2010 STANLEY CUP FINAL
On the tenth anniversary of the Blackhawks clinching Game 6 to win the 2010 Stanley Cup Final, Games 1, 3 and 6 of the Cup Final between the Philadelphia Flyers and Chicago Blackhawks highlight NBCSN’s coverage tonight. Patrick Kane’s “disappearing” overtime goal in Game 6 gave Chicago its first championship since 1961, snapping the longest active streak in the NHL at the time. Jonathan Toews won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP.
|Who Wore It Best? (Episode 4)||5 p.m.||NBCSN|
|2010 Stanley Cup Final Game 1: Philadelphia vs. Chicago||5:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|2010 Stanley Cup Final Game 3: Chicago vs. Philadelphia||7 p.m.||NBCSN|
|2010 Stanley Cup Final Game 6: Chicago vs. Philadelphia||9 p.m.||NBCSN|
|2010 Stanley Cup Final Game 3: Chicago vs. Philadelphia||11 p.m.||NBCSN|
|2010 Stanley Cup Final Game 6: Chicago vs. Philadelphia||1 a.m.||NBCSN|
WHO WORE IT BEST? AT 5 P.M. ET
NHL’s Who Wore It Best? will feature hockey writers, broadcasters and insiders debating the best players to wear each jersey number in NHL history. The five-part series will air on NBCSN every Tuesday at 5 p.m. ET. The fourth episode features NBC Sports analyst Keith Jones, who takes part in debating the following jersey numbers: 19, 18, 16, 14 and 13.
2010 STANLEY CUP FINAL GAME 1 AT 5:30 P.M. ET
The opening game of the 2010 Stanley Cup Final was a back-and-forth affair that featured 11 total goals. Philadelphia led 3-2 after the first period of play, but Chicago rallied back in the second to tie the game at 5, chasing Flyers starting goalie Michael Leighton out of the game in the process. The only scoring in the 3rd period came from Blackhawks forward Tomas Kopecky as Chicago claimed the 1-0 series lead.
Seven-time Emmy Award-winner Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick, U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame member Eddie Olczyk and ‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst Pierre McGuire called the matchup from United Center in Chicago, Ill.
2010 STANLEY CUP FINAL GAME 3 AT 7 P.M. ET & 11 P.M. ET
Trailing the series 2-0, Philadelphia won Game 3, 4-3, in overtime to pull within one game of Chicago. In a competitive matchup that was either tied or within one goal throughout, Claude Giroux of the Flyers netted the overtime winner to give the Flyers their first win in a Cup Final since 1987.
Emrick, Olczyk and McGuire called the matchup from Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pa.
2010 STANLEY CUP FINAL GAME 6 AT 9 P.M. ET & 1 A.M. ET
In another matchup tied at three going into overtime, Patrick Kane registered the Cup-winning extra period goal to propel Chicago to their first Stanley Cup win since 1961. With the victory, the Blackhawks ended the league’s longest active Stanley Cup drought and began the Blackhawks’ run of three Stanley Cups (2010, 2013, 2015) in six years.
Ten years to the day, Emrick, Olczyk and McGuire called the action from Wachovia Center. The clinching Game 6 matchup averaged 8.3 million viewers, ranking as the third-most watched NHL game on record and most watched non-Game 7 since 1994.