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*PROGRAMMING ADVISORY* SUNDAY’S FLYERS-BRUINS NHL OUTDOORS GAME AT LAKE TAHOE TO BEGIN AT 2 P.M. ET ON NBC

Doc Emrick – The Voice of Hockey Now Premieres Sunday at 5 p.m. ET Following Flyers-Bruins on NBC

Bridgestone NHL Outdoors Saturday Game Between Golden Knights and Avalanche from Lake Tahoe Remains at 3 p.m. ET on NBC

STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 18, 2021 – The NHL has announced that Sunday’s Honda NHL Outdoors game at Lake Tahoe between the Philadelphia Flyers and Boston Bruins on NBC will now begin at 2 p.m. ET.

Subsequently, the premiere of Doc Emrick – The Voice of Hockey, Presented by Discover – detailing the illustrious career of U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame member and eight-time Sports Emmy Award winner Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick – will now air at 5 p.m. ET on NBC, following coverage of Flyers-Bruins. For more on the 60-minute documentary, click here.

The Bridgestone NHL Outdoors Saturday game between the Vegas Golden Knights and Colorado Avalanche remains a start time of 3 p.m. ET on NBC.

Mike Tirico will call both games this weekend alongside Eddie Olczyk (analyst) and Brian Boucher (‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst). NBC Sports’ Rutledge Wood will serve as an on-site reporter in Lake Tahoe.

Following is an updated schedule for NHL coverage this weekend across NBC Sports:

Date Coverage Commentators Time (ET) Network
Sat., February 20 Lake Tahoe: Vegas vs. Colorado Mike Tirico, Eddie Olczyk, Brian Boucher, Rutledge Wood 3 p.m. NBC
Sun., February 21 Lake Tahoe: Philadelphia vs. Boston Mike Tirico, Eddie Olczyk, Brian Boucher, Rutledge Wood 2 p.m. NBC
Doc Emrick - The Voice of Hockey 5 p.m. NBC
NHL Live Kathryn Tappen, Keith Jones, Dominic Moore 6 p.m. NBCSN
New Jersey vs. Washington^ John Forslund, Pierre McGuire 7 p.m. NBCSN
NHL Overtime Kathryn Tappen, Keith Jones, Dominic Moore 9:45 p.m.* NBCSN

*Immediately following game coverage
^Blacked out in local Washington D.C. market
Note: Detroit-Florida (Feb. 21) was postponed earlier in the season due to the NHL’s COVID protocols

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