NHL Announces 2012-13 National TV Schedule

Sharks on NBC Sports Network Seven Times in 2012-13

Thursday, 08.30.2012 / 6:39 PM
NEW YORK - The National Hockey League (NHL) announced today the television schedules for national partners NBC, NBC Sports Network, CBC, TSN, TSN2, RDS and NHL Network-U.S. for the 2012-13 regular season.

In the U.S., NBC and NBC Sports Network enter the second season of the 10-year agreement with the NHL, the largest media rights deal in League history. It also is the eighth consecutive season both networks have served as a national television partner of the NHL in the U.S. In Canada, CBC's Hockey Night in Canada begins its 60th regular season of NHL® broadcasts. TSN, whose relationship with the NHL dates back to 1987, continues as the League's national English-language cable partner. French-language telecast partner RDS has been televising NHL games since its inception in 1989 and enters its 10th consecutive season presenting every Montreal Canadiens game.

The NBC Sports Group, in announcing its coverage plans for the 2012-13 NHL regular season, included the following highlights:


Date Away Home Time (PT)
THURSDAY, NOV. 15 Sharks Stars 5:00 pm
TUESDAY, DEC. 4 Sharks Sabres 4:30 pm
THURSDAY, JAN. 17 Sharks Wild 5:00 pm
TUESDAY, JAN. 22 Sharks Blues 5:00 pm
THURSDAY, FEB. 14 Sharks Lightning 4:30 pm
MONDAY, MARCH 18 Sharks Stars 5:00 pm
SATURDAY, APRIL 13 Sharks Coyotes 9:00 pm

All times & dates are subject to change

The Sharks complete 2012-13 broadcast schedule, including local TV listings, will be released at a later date.

See the NHL's official release

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