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Welcome Back Tiger! Washington Capitals Pay Tribute To Stanley Cup Hero Lars Eller On Opening Night Against Pittsburgh

Photo: @Capitals/X The Washington Capitals’ much-anticipated Opening Night brought with it a number of headlines, among some personnel shuffling prior to puck drop, the first game for Head Coach Spencer Carbery, and come game time, a tribute to longtime Center … Continue reading

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14 Washington Capitals Games Will Be Nationally Televised This Season, Two Have Time Changed

Photo: WTOP The NHL released their national TV schedule for the 2023-24 season, which featured 14 appearances by the Washington Capitals on ESPN, TNT, and ESPN+, on Wednesday.

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Report: ESPN To Broadcast Capitals-Hurricanes’ Stadium Series Game At NC State; Full National Schedule To Be Released Later This Week

Photo: WTOP According to The Athletic’s Sean Shapiro, the full United States national television schedule for the 2022-23 NHL season will be released later this week. It is expected that ESPN will broadcast the 2023 NHL Stadium Series game between … Continue reading

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Disney Nearly Sold Out Of Commercial Time For 2021-22 NHL Season

We are only a little over a week into the new NHL season, but so far ESPN’s return after 17 years appears to be going well. Their opening night Penguins-Lightning broadcast averaged 983,000 viewers, the league’s largest Opening Night audience … Continue reading

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ESPN’s Opening Night Ratings Sets All-Time Record

According to Sports Media Watch, the NHL’s return to ESPN has already paid off in the ratings with a record Opening Night audience.

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A Duo For the Ages: A Look Behind Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom’s MassMutual Commercial

While the Washington Capitals will be without Center Nicklas Backstrom and captain Alex Ovechkin’s status remains unknown for the team’s 2021-22 season opener on October 13, the two longtime teammates premiered, along with Ovechkin’s wife Nastya, in a new commercial … Continue reading

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ESPN, TNT, ABC To Broadcast 13 Capitals Games During 2021-22 Regular Season

Photo: NBC Sports ESPN and Turner Sports released their national television broadcast plans for the 2021-22 NHL season, which features 13 Washington Capitals games, on Thursday.

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TNT Will Broadcast Capitals’ Season Opener vs. Rangers

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Even though the television schedule for the 2021-22 NHL regular-season has yet to be released, ESPN says on its website that the Washington Capitals’ season opener against the New York Rangers on Wednesday, October 13 will … Continue reading

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Former Blue Jackets, Rangers Coach John Tortorella Joins ESPN As Studio Analyst

Photo: NHL.com According to The Athletic’s Aaron Portzline, John Tortorella will join ESPN’s NHL coverage for the 2021-22 season as a studio analyst after the former Columbus Blue Jackets as their head coach and organization mutually agreed to part ways … Continue reading

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NBC Says Goodbye To NHL Fans With Video Narrated By Doc Emrick

Their 16-year broadcast run will come to an end at the conclusion of the 2021 Stanley Cup Final between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Montreal Canadiens. NBC will bring the curtain down on their coverage of the NHL at … Continue reading

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