NHL NETWORK U.S. AND CANADA TO PRESENT SPECIAL PROGRAMMING MONDAY – ON THE FLY: CENTRAL SCOUTING MID-SEASON RANKINGS
Guests Include Top Prospects Hall and Fowler and the One-Two McGuire Punch
NEW YORK (January 8, 2010) – NHL Network™ today announced that a special 30-minute edition of On The Fly will air on Monday, January 11. On The Fly: Central Scouting Mid-Season Rankings will air at 7:00 p.m. ET and will also be streamed live on NHL.com.
Windsor Spitfires’ (Ontario Hockey League) stars and NHL top prospects for the 2010 NHL Entry Draft D Cam Fowler and LW Taylor Hall, fresh off IIHF World Junior Championship gold and silver medal wins, for the U.S. and Canada respectively, will join On The Fly host Brian Duff for the unveiling of Central Scouting’s mid-season rankings. NHL Director of Scouting EJ McGuire, will also give fans an inside look at some of the gems in this year’s Draft class.
As well, NBC and TSN’s Pierre McGuire, who provided analysis at the recent World Junior tournament, will breakdown the top players and give his thoughts on the upcoming Draft.
The Los Angeles Kings will host the 2010 NHL Entry Draft on June 25-26, 2010. Round one, on Friday, June 25, will be broadcast live by Versus in the U.S. and TSN and RDS in Canada as well as NHL Radio, beginning at 7:00 p.m. ET. NHL Network will exclusively carry rounds 2-7 on Saturday, June 26, beginning at 1:00 p.m. ET.
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