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NHL Network Pre-Season Games Broadcast Schedule

added 4:06pm, note:  The NHL just sent out a revised schedule, so I have changed the post to reflect the changes.

NEW YORK (September 20, 2010) –  Live NHL® hockey returns to NHL Network™ beginning Tuesday, Sept. 21, with an unprecedented total of 35 pre-season games broadcast on the Network in the U.S. providing fans with nightly contests from around the League through Sunday, Oct. 3.  This is the most comprehensive coverage of the pre-season ever on the Network with 40 hours of live game broadcasts and 78 hours total of live and delayed broadcasts.  Including re-broadcasts, there will be more than 200 hours of pre-season action available on NHL Network U.S. The 2010-11 NHL regular season commences on Thursday, Oct. 7.
The 35-game schedule begins with the Eastern Conference Champion Philadelphia Flyers taking on local rivals the New Jersey Devils at 7 p.m. ET in the first game of a Sept. 21 broadcast triple-header. The next night, the Tampa Bay Lightning will play host to the Stanley Cup® champion Chicago Blackhawks at Winnipeg’s MTS Centre and will be among three games available.  Other highlights of the pre-season schedule include the 2010 Kraft Hockeyville game between the Buffalo Sabres and Ottawa Senators in Dundas, Ontario.  33 out of the 35 games will be shown in HD.

2010-11 NHL Network U.S. Pre-Season Game Schedule
(All times listed as ET)

Date VISITOR HOME   /  Time

Tues, 9/21 New Jersey Devils Philadelphia Flyers       7:00 PM LIVE
Tues, 9/21 Ottawa Senators Toronto Maple Leafs 10:00 PM
Tues, 9/21 Vancouver Canucks Calgary Flames       2:00 AM *
Wed, 9/22 Chicago Blackhawks Tampa Bay Lightning (MTS Centre, Winnipeg)  8:00PM LIVE
Wed, 9/22 Ottawa Senators Toronto Maple Leafs   11:00 PM
Wed, 9/22 Edmonton Oilers Vancouver Canucks     2:00 AM *
Thu, 9/23 Toronto Maple Leafs Philadelphia Flyers (London, ONT)          7:00 PM LIVE
Thu, 9/23 Tampa Bay Lightning Edmonton Oilers     2:00 AM *
Fri, 9/24 Chicago Blackhawks Detroit Red Wings       7:00 PM LIVE
Fri, 9/24 Philadelphia Flyers Toronto Maple Leafs 10:00 PM
Fri, 9/24 Minnesota Wild St. Louis Blues     12:00 AM *
Sat, 9/25 Detroit Red Wings Chicago Blackhawks     8:00 PM LIVE
Sat, 9/25 Toronto Maple Leafs Buffalo Sabres         11:00 PM +
Sat, 9/25 Columbus Blue Jackets Pittsburgh Penguins     1:00 AM * +
Sat, 9/25 Anaheim Ducks Vancouver Canucks     4:00 AM *
Sun, 9/26 Vancouver Canucks Edmonton Oilers           8:00 PM LIVE
Mon, 9/27 Buffalo Sabres Toronto Maple Leafs         7:00 PM LIVE
Tue, 9/28 Buffalo Sabres Ottawa Senators (Kraft Hockeyville – Dundas, ONT) 7:00 PM LIVE
Tue, 9/28 San Jose Sharks Vancouver Canucks         10:00 PM LIVE
Tue, 9/28 Chicago Blackhawks Pittsburgh Penguins     2:00 AM *
Tue, 9/28 Phoenix Coyotes Calgary Flames         4:00 AM *
Wed, 9/29 New York Islanders Philadelphia Flyers         7:00 PM LIVE
Wed, 9/29 Vancouver Canucks San Jose Sharks           10:30 PM LIVE
Wed, 9/29 Toronto Maple Leafs Ottawa Senators         2:00 AM *
Wed, 9/29 Calgary Flames New York Islanders(Saskatoon, SK)        4:00 AM *
Wed, 9/29 Phoenix Coyotes Edmonton Oilers         6:00 AM *
Thu, 9/30 Buffalo Sabres Montreal Canadiens       7:30 PM LIVE
Thu, 9/30 Columbus Blue Jackets Minnesota Wild       11:00 PM
Fri, 10/1 Buffalo Sabres Philadelphia Flyers       7:00 PM LIVE
Fri, 10/1 Vancouver Canucks Anaheim Ducks             10:00 PM LIVE
Fri, 10/1 Toronto Maple Leafs Detroit Red Wings     1:00 AM *
Fri, 10/1 Calgary Flames Edmonton Oilers       4:00 AM *
Sat, 10/2 Detroit Red Wings Toronto Maple Leafs       7:00 PM LIVE
Sun, 10/3 St. Louis Blues Chicago Blackhawks       6:00 PM LIVE
Sun, 10/3 Edmonton Oilers Calgary Flames         12:00 AM *

* Denotes airtime is day after contest
+ Not available in HD
Schedule subject to change


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