In 2011, the National Hockey League joined forces with Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee to create a team of superheros for each professional hockey team. The idea, dubbed “The Guardian Project,” quickly…
Twitter, hell-bent on landing sports rights over the several months, has entered into a pact with MLB Advanced Media to stream live weekly games from Major League Baseball and the National Hockey…
Yahoo has signed a deal with the National Hockey League, under which the Internet company will deliver a selection of live, out-of-market hockey games — for free. Beginning March 11, Yahoo Sports…
Steve Mayer has been named executive vice president and executive producer, programming and creative development at the National Hockey League. He joins after a 20-year career at IMG Productions…
Major League Baseball’s media division has announced a six-year deal with the NHL, under which MLB Advanced Media will take over the hockey league’s TV broadcasting and Internet-streaming operations…
Hockey fans, get ready for some in-your-face action from the ice: The NHL and the National Hockey League Players' Association reached a deal with GoPro to outfit players with its wearable cameras…
To promote its "Thanksgiving Showdown" hockey broadcast between the New York Rangers and the Boston Bruins, NBC Sports Network is making use of a talented movie director who knows a thing or two…
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NBC Sports is seeing stronger ratings this year for coverage of hockey’s Stanley Cup playoffs, with Wednesday night’s deciding game in the series between Chicago and Detroit setting a record for a…
The Stanley Cup Finals are still a couple of weeks off, but if the puck rolls NBC's way, there is a possibility of an attractive bicoastal New York-Los Angeles matchup.
Network's 10-year pact with league brings long-term stability.
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