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NHL on TNT Action Returns to Weekly Doubleheaders with Canadiens at Bruins Rivalry and Maple Leafs at Coyotes Matchup


NHL on TNT Face-Off presented by Verizon  Pregame Coverage Begins at 7 p.m. ET, Followed by Canadiens-Bruins at 7:15 p.m. & Maple Leafs-Coyotes at 10 p.m.


NHL on TNT will mark the highly-anticipated return of weekly doubleheaders with one of sports’ most storied and bitter rivalries – the Boston Bruins hosting the Montreal Canadiens – on Wednesday, Jan. 12 at 7:15 p.m. ET. Kenny Albert will provide play-by-play, along with commentary from Keith Jones and Jackie Redmond.

At 10 p.m. ET will be an East vs. West Conference showdown as Auston Matthews and the Toronto Maple Leafs travel to Arizona to take on the Coyotes. Brendan Burke will provide play-by-play, along with commentary from Darren Pang and Jennifer Botterrill.

Coverage will begin with an abbreviated NHL on TNT Face Off Presented by Verizon pregame studio show from the brand-new, state-of-the-art NHL on TNT set in Atlanta. Host Liam McHugh will be joined by three-time Stanley Cup Champion Rick Tocchet, 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, January 12 (All Times ET) 

7 p.m. – NHL on TNT Face-Off presented by Verizon (Liam McHugh, Rick Tocchet, Anson Carter &

Paul Bissonnette) 

7:15 p.m. – Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins (Kenny Albert, Keith Jones & Jackie Redmond) 

10 p.m. – Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Arizona Coyotes (Brendan Burke, Darren Pang & Jennifer Botterill)  


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