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The NHL on NBC is a presentation of National Hockey League games that are produced by NBC Sports, and televised on NBC and NBCSN in the United States. While NBC has covered the league at various points in its history, the network's current relationship with the NHL is the result of NBC Sports acquiring the league's broadcast television rights from ABC in 2006. Its current contract with the league runs until 2021.

NHL on NBC
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NHL on NBC logo since 2012.
Directed by Billy McCoy
Salvatore Nigita
Richard Sansevere
Presented by NHL on NBC commentators
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Executive producer(s) Terry O'Neill
Producer(s) Glenn Adamo
Mike Finnocchiaro
John Shannon
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 150 minutes or until game ends, with an option to terminate coverage at 180 minutes
Production company(s) NBC Sports
Release
Original network NBC
NBCSN
CNBC
USA
Telemundo Deportes
Comcast SportsNet
MSNBC
Picture format 480i (SDTV),
1080i (HDTV)
Original release February 25, 1940 (1940-02-25) – present
Chronology
Preceded by
Related shows
External links
Website

The NHL on NBC is a presentation of National Hockey League (NHL) games that are produced by NBC Sports, and televised on NBC and NBCSN in the United States. While NBC has covered the league at various points in its history, the network's current relationship with the NHL is the result of NBC Sports acquiring the league's broadcast television rights from ABC in 2006. Its current contract with the league runs until 2021.

Since 2008, NBC's regular season coverage includes the annual NHL Winter Classic, an outdoor game usually played on New Year's Day; one national weekly regular season game each Sunday afternoon after New Year's Day; one week of regionally televised contests in February for Hockey Weekend Across America; and one nationally televised game on the day after Thanksgiving. NBCSN's coverage includes 90 regular season games that are mostly aired on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings (the latter dubbed Wednesday Night Rivalry), and later in the season on Sunday evenings. Coverage of the Stanley Cup Playoffs is split between NBC and NBCSN, with CNBC and the USA Network (beginning in 2015) airing selected playoff games during the first two rounds.