The network will continue to operate under the league’s new television contract consortium of ESPN and Turner Sports beginning with the 2021–22 season (which excludes NBCUniversal). NHL Network will continue to nationally air selected games not broadcast by either ESPN or Turner.
Is NHL Network going away?
After an absence of 16 years, the National Hockey League is returning to ESPN. The Walt Disney Company, which owns ESPN and ABC, announced Wednesday that it had signed a seven-year rights agreement with the N.H.L. that will begin with the 2021-22 season.
Is ESPN+ replacing NHL TV?
The NHL’s out-of-market package, NHL.tv, has been retired in the United States and replaced by ESPN+ as the new out-of-market streaming platform.
What is happening to NHL TV?
How to live stream the NHL. Pour one out as NHL.tv has come and gone. But don’t fret about missing all of the out-of-network goodness; ESPN+ will stream more than 1,000 games per season in addition to being the exclusive home of 75 national regular-season games that will be on ESPN+ and Hulu.
Will NHL Center Ice be available in 2021?
Shaw is pleased to offer NHL Centre Ice for the 2021-2022 hockey season!
Who will announce hockey on ESPN?
Sean McDonough will be ESPN’s top play-by-play announcer. Steve Levy will also have a heavy play-by-play presence, along with Bob Wischusen. That trio also have football responsibilities when the sports overlap (Levy on Monday Night Football, McDonough and Wischusen on college games).
Who will broadcast the NHL next season?
ESPN announced their broadcasting team for the 2021-22 NHL season on Tuesday. Sean McDonough will be the head play-by-play voice. Brian Boucher, Ray Ferraro, and A.J. Mleczko join ESPN after appearing on NBC’s NHL crew. Ryan Callahan and Kevin Weekes both come over from NHL Network.
Will ESPN Plus have all NHL games?
All NHL games, including those produced by TNT and NHL Network, will be available for replay on ESPN+. Most will be available on-demand shortly after being live. All TWDC Company games will be available immediately following the broadcast.
How long is NHL Center Ice free for 2021?
NHL fans will get a free gift to start the season — NHL Center Ice will be offered free by cable systems across the country for the first 18 days of the season.
Does ESPN Plus have NHL?
Stream 1,000+ NHL Games on ESPN+
ESPN+ has become a must-have for hockey fans. Get access to more than 1,000 out-of-market NHL games, 75 weekly national games, and more all season.
What network is NHL on?
Starting in the 2021–22 season, the NHL will be shown on the ABC network; cable networks ESPN, TBS, and TNT; and internet streaming services ESPN+ and Hulu.
How much is 2022 NHL Center Ice?
How much is NHL® Center Ice®? Enjoy the Regular Season of live NHL games for $99.99 from October 13, 2021 to April 29, 2022.
How do I get NHL Center Ice without cable?
NHL in 2021: How to watch and stream hockey without cable
- ESPN Plus ($7 a month) Carries all out-of-market games, plus up to 75 exclusive games (blackout restrictions apply) …
- DirecTV Stream ($70, $85 or $95) Carries ESPN, ABC, NHL Network, TBS, TNT and most RSNs. …
- FuboTV ($65) …
- YouTube TV ($65) …
- Hulu Plus Live TV ($65)