HOCKEY EXECUTIVE STEVE YZERMAN IS TODAY’S GUEST ON “NHL HOUR WITH COMMISSIONER GARY BETTMAN”
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NEW YORK (January 14, 2010) – Steve Yzerman, vice president of the Detroit Red Wings and executive director of Team Canada’s men’s hockey team for the upcoming 2010 Winter Olympic Games, will be the guest on today’s edition of NHL Hour With Commissioner Gary Bettman on NHL.com and SIRIUS XM Radio at its new, 6 p.m. ET broadcast time.
The Red Wings currently sit ninth in the Western Conference and are home to the Carolina Hurricanes tonight. They are 5-4-1 in their last 10 games.
Team Canada’s management staff announced their 23-man roster on December 30, 2009. Fifteen of those players will be wearing the Maple Leaf at the Olympics for the first time. Canada will open the tournament against Norway on February 16, the first day of the hockey competition.
The show encourages fans to call in with questions for the Commissioner. To submit questions to NHL Hour call 1-877-645-6696.
NHL Hour with Commissioner Gary Bettman now broadcasts live on Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET on NHL Home Ice (XM Channel 204 and on SIRIUS Channel 208 as part of the “Best of XM” programming package) and NHL.com. The show will re-air on SIRIUS XM Radio, with archived shows available for download via podcast on NHL.com.
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