Turner Sports to Drop the Puck on Inaugural 2021-22 NHL on TNT Regular Season with Opening Week Doubleheader, Wednesday, Oct. 13
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NHL on TNT Action to Continue Tonight with Star-Studded Wednesday Night Doubleheader — Boston Bruins vs. Philadelphia Flyers and St. Louis Blues vs. Vegas Golden Knights


NHL on TNT Face-Off presented by Verizon Pre-Game Coverage Begins at 7 p.m. ET, Followed by Bruins-Flyers at 7:30 p.m. & Blues-Golden Knights at 10 p.m. 

TNT’s regular season NHL coverage will continue tonight, Wednesday, Oct. 20, with a doubleheader beginning with the Boston Bruins’ heavyweight first line of Brad MarchandPatrice Bergeron and David Pastrnak visiting the Philadelphia Flyers led by Claude Giroux and Sean Couturier at 7:30 p.m. ETKenny Albert (play-by-play) and Eddie Olczyk (analysis) will provide commentary for the Eastern Conference match-up, with Keith Jones at ice level. 

Later at 10 p.m., two 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs teams will face off when the St. Louis Blues led by Ryan O’Reilly will travel to take on the Vegas Golden Knights and two-time William M. Jennings Trophy winner Robin LehnerBrendan Burke (play-by-play), Darren Pang (analysis) and Jennifer Botterill (ice-level) will be on the call for the game.

Retired veteran NHL official Don Koharski will also join the NHL on TNT game telecasts throughout the night to provide insights and analysis based on his 32-year career in the NHL. 

Tonight’s coverage will begin with a 30-minute NHL on TNT Face Off Presented by Verizon pre-game studio show from the brand-new, state-of-the-art NHL on TNT set in Atlanta. Host Liam McHugh will be joined by “The Great One” Wayne Gretzky, 10-year NHL veteran Anson Carter and hockey personality and former AHL & NHL veteran Paul Bissonnette. 

The NHL on TNT studio team will also provide analysis and insights between periods during the Lexus First Intermission Report and the Discover Second Intermission Report. 

Live streaming coverage of all NHL on TNT games will be available via the WatchTNT app on mobile, tablet and connected TV devices and at http://www.tntdrama.com/watchtnt. Fans will be able to access the games whenever and wherever they desire by logging in with the username and password provided by their TV service provider. 

Tonight’s NHL on TNT programming schedule:  

Wednesday, October 20  (All Times ET) 

7 p.m. – NHL on TNT Face-Off presented by Verizon (Liam McHugh, Wayne Gretzky, Anson Carter & Paul Bissonnette) 

7:30 p.m. – Boston Bruins vs. Philadelphia Flyers (Kenny Albert, Eddie Olczyk & Keith Jones)  

10 p.m. – St. Louis Blues vs. Vegas Golden Knights (Brendan Burke, Darren Pang & Jennifer Botterill)  

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