Better than being late, but finally the National Hockey League announced earlier this evening the NHL Network's 2008-2009 broadcast schedule for United States viewers.
According to the league's news release, NHL Network will show 75 regular season games to at least 80 million homes across the country through carriage agreements that include Cablevision, Charter Communications, Comcast, Cox Communications, DIRECTV, DISH Network and Time Warner Cable. Here's better news for you. All of the games will be available in high definition.
Among the highlights...
*Hockey Night in Canada games available on NHL Network
*17 Wednesday Night Hockey broadcasts from The Sports Network (TSN)
*5 original NHL Network produced games
For the entire NHL Network broadcast schedule for American viewers, click on the news release hyperlink I provided above.