Play-by-play, expert hockey talk, fantasy pools and more during Playoffs
TORONTO, April 5, 2019 /CNW/ - SiriusXM Canada, the country's leading audio entertainment company, will give subscribers comprehensive coverage of the 2019 Stanley Cup® Playoffs through to the Stanley Cup® Final. Starting on Sunday, April 7, listeners get access to all the playoff action on SiriusXM NHL Network Radio™ (ch. 91), including play-by-play, analysis, special guests and more.
SiriusXM NHL Network Radio will feature its expert hosts, plus a rotation of guests and insiders during the Stanley Cup Playoffs, including: Gord Stellick, Rob Simpson, Steve Kouleas, Mike Johnson, Scott Laughlin, Matthew Barnaby, Boomer Gordon, Bob McKenzie, Elliotte Friedman, Jeff Marek, Pierre McGuire, Mike Rupp, Bill Watters and more.
SiriusXM NHL Network Radio 2019 Stanley Cup Playoff Schedule:
- NHL Tonight™: 2019 Playoff Schedule Release Show – NHL Network™ Simulcast – Sunday, April 7 – 10 am ET
Reveal and preview each series as the first round approaches. Hosted by Jamie Hersch, and former NHLers Mike Johnson and Dave Reid.
- Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview Show – NHL Network™ Simulcast – Sunday, April 7 – 6 pm ET
The latest analysis and a preview of the Playoffs with host Jamie Hersch, Mike Johnson and Dave Reid.
- Stanley Cup Playoffs Fantasy Draft – Monday, April 8 – 6 pm ET
Hosts Boomer Gordon, Rob Higgins and Nick Alberga pick their personal playoff fantasy teams.
- Western Conference Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview – NHL Network Simulcast – Monday, April 8 – 7 pm ET
A preview of all the Western Conference matchups and storylines with hosts Jamison Coyle, Mike Johnson and Mike Rupp.
- Eastern Conference Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview – NHL Network Simulcast – Tuesday, April 9 – 7 pm ET
A preview of all the Eastern Conference matchups and storylines with hosts Jamison Coyle, Mike Johnson and Mike Rupp.
- NHL Draft™ Lottery – Tuesday, April 9 – 7 pm ET
Hosted by Nick Alberga, hear live coverage of the 2019 NHL Draft Lottery as the clubs selecting 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the NHL Draft later this June will be revealed.
- Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview Day – Wednesday, April 10 – starting at 9 am ET
Starting with Gord Stellick and Rob Simpson on Stellick and Simmer in the Morning in a roundtable preview, get the lowdown on all the Playoff action.
Scott Laughlin and NHL® alumni Mike Johnson keep the coverage going with NHL® Game Day starting at 12 pm ET. Followed by Steve Kouleas and former NHLer Matthew Barnaby with The Power Play at 4 pm ET.
- Stanley Cup® Playoffs – Starting Wednesday, April 10
SiriusXM NHL Network Radio offers coverage of every Stanley Cup Playoffs game right through to the Stanley Cup Final, giving subscribers live play-by-play action, plus a comprehensive daily lineup of expert analysts bringing the best predictions and post-game highlights.
SiriusXM's 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs programming is available to subscribers nationwide on SiriusXM radios, and those with streaming access can listen online, on-the-go with the SiriusXM mobile app and at home on a wide variety of connected devices, including smart TVs, Amazon Alexa devices, Apple TV, PlayStation, Roku, Sonos speakers and more.
SiriusXM NHL Network Radio offers exclusive, expert hockey talk 24/7, plus season long play-by-play action. It joins SiriusXM's comprehensive coverage of every major sport, including NFL, NASCAR, MLB, NBA, PGA, CFL and more. For more information, follow @siriusxmnhl on Twitter and Facebook.
SiriusXM's Stanley Cup Playoffs schedule is available at: siriusxm.ca/sports/nhl.
About SiriusXM Canada
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About the NHL
The National Hockey League (NHL®), founded in 1917, consists of 31 Member Clubs and proudly welcomes its 32nd franchise, based in Seattle, for the 2021-22 season. Each team roster reflects the League's international makeup with players from more than 20 countries represented, all vying for the most cherished and historic trophy in professional sports – the Stanley Cup®. Every year, the NHL entertains more than 670 million fans in-arena and through its partners on national television and radio; more than 151 million followers - league, team and player accounts combined - across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube; and more than 100 million fans online at NHL.com. The League broadcasts games in more than 160 countries and territories through its rightsholders including NBC/NBCSN and the NHL Network in the U.S., Sportsnet and TVA in Canada, Viasat in the Nordic Region and CCTV and Tencent in China. The NHL reaches fans worldwide with games available online in every country including via its live and on-demand streaming service NHL.TV™. Fans are engaged across the League's digital assets on mobile devices via the free NHL® App; across nine social media platforms; on SiriusXM NHL Network Radio; and on NHL.com, available in eight languages and featuring unprecedented access to player and team statistics as well as every regular-season and playoff game box score dating back to the League's inception, powered by SAP. The NHL is committed to building healthy and vibrant communities through the sport of hockey by increasing youth participation and engagement; fostering positive family experiences; promoting inclusion, positive culture and leadership; and supporting sustainable community impact.
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For further information: SiriusXM Canada contact: Kayla J. Schwartz, Senior Manager, Communications, 416-408-6033, [email protected]