Mike “Doc” Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire, and Executive Producer Sam Flood
STAMFORD, Conn. – April 14, 2015 – NBC Sports Group’s lead NHL game commentary crew of Emmy Award-winning play-by-play commentator and Sports Illustrated 2014 Media Person of the Year Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick, U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame member Eddie Olczyk, and Inside-the-Glass analyst and Emmy Award-winner Pierre McGuire, as well as Executive Producer Sam Flood, will preview the upcoming 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs on a media conference call today, April 14 at 4 p.m. ET. Media interested in participating should dial 719-325-2281; passcode 8306562.
- WHAT: 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs conference call
- WHO: Mike “Doc” Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire, Sam Flood
- WHEN: Today, April 14 at 4 p.m. ET
- NUMBER: 719-325-2281
- PASSCODE: 8306562
THE PLAYOFFS START TOMORROW
NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs begins with four first-round games tomorrow night, the first night of two months of Stanley Cup Playoff hockey. In order to televise as many as four games on a given day/night during the first round, NBC Sports Group will present matchups on NBC, NBCSN and NHL Network, as well as NBCUniversal’s USA Network, the No. 1 cable entertainment network, and CNBC, NBCUniversal’s business channel.
This marks the first time USA Network will present NHL Stanley Cup Playoff coverage since 1985. CNBC has provided Stanley Cup Playoff coverage since 2012. First-round games on cable are subject to local blackouts.
Click here for more information on NBC Sports Group’s first round coverage.
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