NHL on NBC returns for the 2014–15 NHL season and viewers who don’t have cable and/or prefer NBC’s production over Canadian networks will enjoy 13 games through the season, beginning with a US
Thanksgiving Day Black Friday game between the Flyers and Rangers. Following that will be the Winter Classic in Washington and then January through to April will mostly be the usual Sunday afternoon game.
As they always do, NBC’s games will feature some of the biggest teams in the NHL numerous times — Blackhawks (4), Red Wings (3), Penguins (3), Rangers (3), Flyers (3), Blues (2), Bruins (2), Capitals (2).
Returning to the broadcast booth for its main telecasts will be play-by-play voice Mike “Doc” Emrick, as well as analyst Eddie Olczyk and “Inside the Glass” analyst Pierre McGuire.
Full schedule is below. All times Eastern and games subject to change.
Friday, Nov. 28 — N.Y. Rangers at Philadelphia, 1pm
Thursday, Jan. 1 — Chicago at Washington, 1pm
Sunday, Jan. 18 — NY Rangers at Pittsburgh, 12:30pm
Sunday, Feb. 8 — Chicago at St. Louis, 12:30pm
Sunday, Feb. 15 — Pittsburgh at Chicago, 12:30pm
Sunday, Feb. 22 — Washington at Philadelphia, 12:30pm
Sunday, Feb. 22 — Boston at Chicago. 3:30pm
Saturday, Feb. 28 — N.Y. Rangers at Philadelphia, 8pm
Sunday, March 8 — Detroit at Boston, 12:30pm
Sunday, March 15 — Detroit at Pittsburgh, 12:30pm
Sunday, March 22 — St. Louis at Detroit, 12:30pm
Sunday, April 5 — Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 12:30pm
Saturday, April 11 — Minnesota at St. Louis, 3pm
Saturday, April 11 — San Jose at Los Angeles, 3pm