Ken Holland Joins Gary on the NHL Hour
February 16, 2012 Leave a comment
NEW YORK (February 16, 2012) – Detroit Red Wings Executive Vice President/General Manager Ken Holland and USA Hockey Executive Director Dave Ogrean will be the guests on today’s NHL Hour With Commissioner Gary Bettman. The show, which encourages fans to call in with questions, airs Thursdays on NHL Network, NHL.com and on Sirius XM Radio at 6 p.m., ET.
The Detroit Red Wings now own the NHL record for the longest single-season winning streak at home. By defeating the Dallas Stars 3-1 on Tuesday night at Joe Louis Arena, they became the first team in League history to win 21 straight games on home ice in one season. The Red Wings will attempt to extend their record when they take on the Nashville Predators at home tomorrow (7:30 p.m. ET, NHL Network US, Fox Sports Detroit.)
USA Hockey will celebrate its fifth anniversary of Hockey Weekend Across America this weekend and USA Hockey Director Dave Ogrean will call in to discuss this nationwide initiative which celebrates the game and those involved at all levels while exposing hockey to new audiences. As part of the Hockey Weekend Across America celebration, NBC and NBC Sports Network will present its Hockey Day in America Presented by McDonald’s broadcast on Sunday, providing nine hours of NHL coverage across its platforms, including a regional broadcast of the Detroit Red Wings hosting the San Jose Sharks on NBC at Noon ET.
NHL Hour with Commissioner Gary Bettman broadcasts live on Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET on NHL Network, NHL.com as well as NHL Home Ice (channel 92 on XM and channel 207 on Sirius Premier). The show will re-air on Sirius XM Radio, with archived shows available for download via podcast on NHL.com.
The show encourages fans to call in with questions. To submit questions to NHL Hour call 1-877-NHL-ON-XM (1-877-645-6696). NHL Hour with Commissioner Gary Bettman is a production of NHL Radio.