SiriusXM Canada, the country’s leading audio entertainment company and the Official Satellite Radio Partner of the NHL®, today announced comprehensive coverage of the 2017-18 NHL® season, right through the Stanley Cup® Final. Starting Wednesday, October 4, SiriusXM NHL Network Radio™ (ch. 91) will be covering all the action around the ice for subscribers across North America via satellite radios, the SiriusXM app and on connected devices.
Now in its 13th season, the channel welcomes back hosts Gord Stellick, Rob Simpson, Steve Kouleas, Scott Laughlin, Patrick O’Sullivan, Jim Boomer Gordon, Mick Kern and Nick Alberga, plus regular appearances by expert analysts and insiders Mike Johnson, Jeff Marek, Pierre McGuire, Bob McKenzie, Mike Rupp, Bill Watters and more.
“We are really looking forward to bringing another incredible season of action to our listeners around North America, including all marquee NHL events and every game on satellite and streaming” said John Lewis, SVP, Programming & Operations, SiriusXM Canada. “We have the best team in broadcast bringing expert insider knowledge and analysis to our subscribers.”
Stellick and Simmer with Gord Stellick and Rob Simpson
Returning for another season, Gord Stellick and Rob Simpson’s daily morning show starts the day with their expert take on all the happenings around the League, plus regular guests joining the conversation daily.
Stellick and Simmer will usher in the new season with a special Opening Day Season Preview show on October 4 at 7 am ET.
7 am – 10 am EST, every weekday
NHL® Game Day with Steve Kouleas and Mike Johnson
Steve Kouleas is joined by analyst and former NHL® player Mike Johnson every weekday to cover the midday news and action.
10 am – 1 pm EST, every weekday
The Power Play with Scott Laughlin and Patrick O’Sullivan
NHL® Alumni Patrick O’Sullivan will join Scott Laughlin for The Power Play every afternoon, plus regular special guests to discuss the news of the day and the upcoming games each night.
3 pm – 6 pm EST, every weekday
The Fantasy Show with Jim Boomer Gordon and Rob Higgins
Get your weekly fantasy hockey fix with The Fantasy Show, hosted by experts Jim Gordon and Rob Higgins every Friday, plus a special Fantasy Hockey Preview Special on Monday, October 2 where Gordon and Higgins will break down the best picks of the season before the puck drops.
Weekly Show: 1 pm – 2 pm EST, every Friday
Fantasy Hockey Preview Special: 1 pm ET, Monday, October 2
The coverage doesn’t stop on SiriusXM NHL Network Radio™, with Jim Boomer Gordon also hosting The Point weekdays at 2 pm EST and Faceoff at 6 pm EST, plus Nick Alberga brings you post-game action with Ice Cap every night and Off the Rush Saturdays and Sundays at 11 am EST.
All subscribers will get access to every game, starting Wednesday, October 4 when the Maple Leafs take on the Jets in Winnipeg and the Oilers host the Flames. Listeners who have SiriusXM Streaming access can also listen to SiriusXM NHL Network Radio™ and all NHL® games through the Stanley Cup® Final on the SiriusXM app, online and On-Demand. Weekly schedules can be found at siriusxm.ca/sports/nhl.
SiriusXM NHL Network RadioTM (ch. 91) 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, NBA, MLB, NASCAR, PGA, CFL and more.