NBC Sports Group 2012-13 NHL schedule - NBC Sports

NBC Sports Group 2012-13 NHL schedule
Maple Leafs to face Red Wings at Michigan Stadium in Winter Classic
August 30, 2012, 3:08 pm

The NBC Sports Group has announced its coverage plans for the 2012-13 NHL regular season, which will include more than 100 regular-season games on NBC and NBC Sports Network. There will be Wednesday night exclusive coverage featuring some of the league's biggest rivalries, the first ever Hockey Day in America tripleheader, the second annual Thanksgiving Friday game, the 2012 Discover NHL Thanksgiving Showdown on NBC featuring the New York Rangers at the Boston Bruins and the 2013 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic on NBC featuring the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Detroit Red Wings from Michigan Stadium at the University of Michigan, which has a capacity of more than 109,000.

NBC and the NBC Sports Network will combine to present nine games of the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings, the most ever for the team on NBC Sports platforms.

The season begins with a doubleheader on Thursday, Oct. 11, when the Philadelphia Flyers host the Boston Bruins at 7 p.m. ET, immediately followed by the Colorado Avalanche at home against the St. Louis Blues at 10 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network.

The newly crowned 2012 Stanley Cup champion L.A. Kings will open their season with a banner raising live on Friday, Oct. 12 at 10 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network prior to their game against the N.Y. Rangers at 10:30 p.m. ET.

NBC Sports Group's 2012-13 TV schedule (all times ET)

Thursday, Oct. 11
Bruins at Flyers, 7 p.m., NBC Sports Network
Blues at Avalanche, 10 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Friday, Oct. 12
Rangers at Kings, 10:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday Oct. 15
Panthers at Capitals, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Oct. 16
Red Wings at Sabres, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Oct. 17
Rangers at Devils, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Oct. 22
Panthers at Islanders, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Oct. 23
Red Wings at Blue Jackets, 7 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Oct. 24
Devils at Sabres, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Oct. 29
Capitals at Wild, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Oct. 30
Kings at Blues, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Oct. 31
Penguins at Capitals, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Nov. 5
Penguins at Blackhawks, 8:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Nov. 7
Penguins at Maple Leafs, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Nov. 13
Capitals at Rangers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Nov. 14
Capitals at Rangers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Thursday, Nov. 15
Sharks at Stars, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Nov. 19
Penguins at Red Wings, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Nov. 20
Canadiens at Devils, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Nov. 21
Lightning at Hurricanes, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Friday, Nov. 23
Rangers at Bruins, 1 p.m., NBC

Monday, Nov. 26
Wild at Penguins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Nov. 27
Devils at Bruins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Nov. 28
Blackhawks at Wild, 8 p.m. ET, NBC Sports Network

Monday, Dec. 3
Sabres at Maple Leafs, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Dec. 4
Sharks at Sabres, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Dec. 5
Rangers at Capitals, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Dec. 10
Bruins at Red Wings, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Dec. 11
Penguins at Capitals, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Dec. 12
Wild at Blues, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Dec. 17
Sabres at Canadiens, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Dec. 18
Coyotes at Blues, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Dec. 19
Devils at Flyers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Dec. 26
Capitals at Sabres, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Dec. 31
Rangers at Panthers, 7 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Jan. 1, Winter Classic
Maple Leafs at Red Wings, 1 p.m., NBC

Wednesday, Jan. 2
Rangers at Blackhawks, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, Jan. 6
Red Wings at Blackhawks, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Jan. 8
Lightning at Penguins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Jan. 9
Bruins at Sabres, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, Jan. 13
Bruins at Rangers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Jan. 14
Stars at Avalanche, 9 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Jan. 15
Ducks at Wild, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Jan. 16
Blues at Blackhawks, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Thursday, Jan. 17
Sharks at Wild, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, Jan. 20
Flyers at Blackhawks, 12:30 p.m., NBC

Monday, Jan. 21
Kings at Predators, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Jan. 22
Sharks at Blues, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Jan. 23
Avalanche at Stars, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Jan. 29
Bruins at Blues, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Jan. 30
Canadiens at Red Wings, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, Feb. 3
Kings at Capitals, 12:30 p.m., NBC

Monday, Feb. 4
Bruins at Avalanche, 9 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Feb. 5
Kings at Sabres, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Feb. 6
Sabres at Bruins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, Feb. 10
Kings at Penguins, 12:30 p.m., NBC
Red Wings at Blues, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Feb. 12
Penguins at Flyers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Feb. 13
Blackhawks at Red Wings, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Thursday, Feb. 14
Sharks at Buccaneers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, Feb. 17, Hockey Day in America
Red Wings at Wild and Penguins at Sabres, 12:30 p.m. ET (regional coverage), NBC
Bruins at Blackhawks, 3:30 p.m. ET, NBC
Flyers at Rangers, 6 p.m. ET, NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Feb. 19
Red Wings at Blackhawks, 8:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Feb. 20
Flyers at Penguins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, Feb. 24
Lightning at Penguins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, Feb. 25
Rangers at Flyers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, Feb. 26
Sabres at Lightning, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, Feb. 27
Capitals at Flyers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, March 3
Blackhawks at Red Wings, 12:30 p.m., NBC
Penguins at Blues, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, March 4
Canadiens at Bruins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, March 5
Lightning at Devils, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, March 6
Avalanche at Blackhawks, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, March 10
Blackhawks at Flyers, 3 p.m., NBC
Bruins at Capitals, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, March 11
Avalanche at Kings, 10 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, March 12
Coyotes at Wild, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, March 13
Flyers at Devils, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, March 17
Bruins at Penguins, 12:30 p.m., NBC
Sabres at Capitals, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, March 18
Sharks at Stars, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, March 19
Coyotes at Predators, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, March 20
Rangers at Red Wings, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, March 24
Flyers at Penguins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, March 25
Kings at Stars, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, March 26
Sabres at Lightning, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, March 27
Canadiens at Bruins, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, March 31
Bruins at Flyers, 7:30 p.m., NBC
Blackhawks at Red Wings, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, April 1
Wild at Blackhawks, 8:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, April 2
Predators at Blues, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, April 3
Penguins at Rangers, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Sunday, April 7
Capitals at Penguins, 7:30 p.m., NBC
Blues at Red Wings, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Monday, April 8
Sabres at Maple Leafs, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Tuesday, April 9
Kings at Stars, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, April 10
Bruins at Devils, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Thursday, April 11
Stars at Wild, 8 p.m., NBC Sports Network

Saturday, April 13
Rangers at Flyers, 3 p.m., NBC
Bruins at Sabres, 7:30 p.m., NBC Sports Network
Sharks at Coyotes, 9 p.m., NBC Sports Network



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