NHL Network Goes OTT for First Time

Sling TV will be the first over-the-top provider to offer the channel
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The NHL Network is getting its first-ever OTT nod, with Sling TV agreeing to carry the channel as part of its “Sports Extra” package, a $5-a-month add-on for Sling Orange subscribers, or $10 for Sling Blue subscribers.

The announcement came right after the NHL kicked off its 99th year of play. NHL Network will offer 75 live games to Sling TV subscribers, along with live studio programming, including NHL NowNHL Tonight and On The Fly. The agreement is subject to the NHL’s local blackout rules.

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