NYI-NYR...TONIGHT, LIVE ON NHL CENTER ICE ONLINE!
Friday, 09.28.2007 / 2:25 PM ET / News
New York Islanders
Islanders-Rangers game at MSG to be streamed live on NHL Center Ice Online tonight at 7:00 pm
Through a cooperative effort between Neulion and Madison Square Garden, tonight's Islanders-Rangers game will be broadcast LIVE on NHL Center Ice Online, which can be accessed through Islanders TV .
This will be the first time ever that a televised broadcast between the Islanders and Rangers will be streamed online for the entire world to see.
The game is being produced by MSG Network and the NHL's new Center Ice Online package has picked it up for internet broadcast.
NHL Center Ice Online is offering a free preview for the NHL Preseason and can be accessed by going to newyorkislanders.com, clicking on the Islanders TV logo, and then the NHL Center Ice tab. Tonight's game is a special global preview without any blackout restrictions.
"We're very proud to say that our partners at Neulion have pulled off another unprecedented broadcast on the Internet," said Islanders general manager Garth Snow. "You want as many fans as possible to have access to a game like this. Thanks to Neulion and the NHL Center Ice Online package, any fan – and hockey scout, I'm sure – with a computer will be able to catch Islanders-Rangers tonight."
During the season, NHL Center Ice will carry all out-of-market games, with the ability to watch up to 4 games at a time with live stats and fantasy updates right through your PC.
After Monday's Islanders-Rangers instant classic preseason battle, you won't want to miss Round 2, tonight at Madison Square Garden.
Monday's game at the Nassau Coliseum has been called the NHL preseason's most exciting contest of the year and tonight should be no different.
There was something for everyone in the last game with nine goals, ten fights, six ejections, eight power play goals and an overtime game-winner by Mike Comrie to cap things off.
Whether there are renewed rivalries between old foes or new faces, you can guarantee an Islanders-Rangers game – pre-season, regular season or playoffs – will be a must-see. So be sure to catch tonight's game on NHL Center Ice Online, because you never know what you might miss.