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Report: NBC To Shut Down NBCSN At End Of 2021; NHL Coverage To Shift To USA Network

Photo: Kill the Cable Bill According to Sports Business Daily, NBC has told some distributors and sports leagues that they plan to shut NBCSN down at the end of 2021. NBC’s most recent affiliate deals with Dish Network and Charter … Continue reading

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CBS Claims Television Rights To New 3-On-3 Hockey League Beginning In 2021

Photo: TSN CBS Network gained television rights to air a new three-on-three North American professional hockey league beginning in June 2021 called 3ICE. TSN has secured the rights in Canada. 

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NBC Sports to air 15 Capitals games in the Regular Season

Today, the NHL on NBC Sports announced their schedule for 2017-18. NBC networks will air 15 Capitals games, 13 of which will be on NBCSN. 

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NHL All-Star game sees huge boost in viewership

According to Sports Media Watch, the NHL All-Star Game had a 1.3 final rating and 2.3 million viewers on NBC Sunday afternoon, up 44% in ratings and 42% in viewership from last year. 

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Winter Classic Television Ratings: The Good, The Bad and the Ugliest

Photo: Chicago Tribune There has been quite a bit of discussion within the hockey world as of late, as to whether the outdoor game has run its course. NoVa Caps George Foussekis recently wrote about the number of outdoor games … Continue reading

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Television Ratings for the World Cup of Hockey

U.S. television ratings for the World Cup of Hockey are out, and as expected, the ratings are wide-ranging, with mixed results for Team USA.

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CSN Mid Atlantic, Capitals Announce 76-Game Regional TV Schedule

CSN Mid-Atlantic and the Washington Capitals have announced the team’s 76-game regional television schedule for the 2016-17 NHL season. 

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