FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, February 18th, 2021
*PROGRAMMING ADVISORY* SUNDAY’S FLYERS-BRUINS NHL OUTDOORS GAME AT LAKE TAHOE TO BEGIN AT 2 P.M. ET ON NBC
Doc Emrick – The Voice of Hockey Now Premieres Sunday at 5 p.m. ET Following Flyers-Bruins on NBC
Bridgestone NHL Outdoors Saturday Game Between Golden Knights and Avalanche from Lake Tahoe Remains at 3 p.m. ET on NBC
STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 18, 2021 – The NHL has announced that Sunday’s Honda NHL Outdoors game at Lake Tahoe between the Philadelphia Flyers and Boston Bruins on NBC will now begin at 2 p.m. ET.
Subsequently, the premiere of Doc Emrick – The Voice of Hockey, Presented by Discover – detailing the illustrious career of U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame member and eight-time Sports Emmy Award winner Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick – will now air at 5 p.m. ET on NBC, following coverage of Flyers-Bruins. For more on the 60-minute documentary, click here.
The Bridgestone NHL Outdoors Saturday game between the Vegas Golden Knights and Colorado Avalanche remains a start time of 3 p.m. ET on NBC.
Mike Tirico will call both games this weekend alongside Eddie Olczyk (analyst) and Brian Boucher (‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst). NBC Sports’ Rutledge Wood will serve as an on-site reporter in Lake Tahoe.
Following is an updated schedule for NHL coverage this weekend across NBC Sports:
|Sat., February 20||Lake Tahoe: Vegas vs. Colorado||Mike Tirico, Eddie Olczyk, Brian Boucher, Rutledge Wood||3 p.m.||NBC|
|Sun., February 21||Lake Tahoe: Philadelphia vs. Boston||Mike Tirico, Eddie Olczyk, Brian Boucher, Rutledge Wood||2 p.m.||NBC|
|Doc Emrick – The Voice of Hockey||5 p.m.||NBC|
|NHL Live||Kathryn Tappen, Keith Jones, Dominic Moore||6 p.m.||NBCSN|
|New Jersey vs. Washington^||John Forslund, Pierre McGuire||7 p.m.||NBCSN|
|NHL Overtime||Kathryn Tappen, Keith Jones, Dominic Moore||9:45 p.m.*||NBCSN|
*Immediately following game coverage
^Blacked out in local Washington D.C. market
Note: Detroit-Florida (Feb. 21) was postponed earlier in the season due to the NHL’s COVID protocols