Sirius XM details NHL coverage


Sirius XM Radio will offer listeners around the country comprehensive coverage of the 2009-10 NHL season with an extensive schedule of live play-by-play of NHL games and daily hockey talk on the NHL Home Ice channel. 

Starting with Opening Night games and through the Stanley Cup Final, XM listeners will have access to live play-by-play of every regular season and playoff game on XM channels 204-209.  Sirius subscribers with the “Best of XM” programming package will get most regular season games and every NHL postseason game on Sirius channels 208-220.

In addition to live games, Sirius XM offers the 24/7 hockey talk radio channel, NHL Home Ice, on XM channel 204 and Sirius channel 208 with the “Best of XM.”  NHL Home Ice features live play-by-play, plus hockey talk, news and analysis every day of the year.

NHL Home Ice features the weekly live show, NHL Hour, hosted by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and a rotation of League executives, including Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and Senior Executive VP of Hockey Operations Colin Campbell.  The hour-long show, co-hosted by former NHL player Bill Clement, airs every Thursday (4:00 pm ET).