NHL GameCenter LIVE™ is NHL.com’s subscription service that enables fans online access to live TV-quality streaming video coverage of out of market games.
Offering more than 40 live games per week, NHL GameCenter LIVE is specifically designed for those avid fans looking for the most complete, in-game NHL viewing experience, as well as for the nearly 50 percent of NHL fans that live away from their favorite team’s local television market and crave more content and access.
The hallmark of NHL GameCenter LIVE puts fans in control of experiencing live NHL games online. NHL GameCenter LIVE enables fans to choose the games they want to watch, when they want to watch them (blackout restrictions apply).
NHL GameCenter LIVE for 2009-10 is bringing fans an online experience like they have never had before with live NHL games with new and upgraded features such as:
DVR Controls – Fans will never miss a single shot with the ability to control the action. Grab the scroll bar and go to the point of the game you might have missed. There is a new 10-second rewind button for instant-replay capabilities for those great saves and amazing goals. Return to live action immediately, with one click of the LIVE button. Fans also can return to the start of the game in one click.
Picture-in-Picture – Watch two games at once with picture-in-picture. NHL GameCenter LIVE allows fans to watch a second game without minimizing their primary game.
Mosaic Viewing – Fans can watch as many as four games at the same time – all live
Real-Time Stats – Get up-to-the-minute game stats at your fingertips. NHL GameCenter LIVE features a direct feed from the NHL’s own Real-Time Statistics.
Ice Tracker – Follow every where and when every shot, goal, hit and penalty came from, as well links to highlights of select plays.
Live Chat Module – With NHL GameCenter LIVE’s chat capabilities, fans can connect and sound off with other fans as they watch the action.
Ticker and alerts – A complete scoreboard at the top of the page makes it simple to keep track of scores from around the NHL.
Replay Archive - NHL GameCenter LIVE archives all games from the current season, plus the past two NHL seasons so fans can watch games on their own time.
Adaptive Streaming – NHL GameCenter LIVE lets users choose the bit rate that best suits your needs and computer capabilities and works with your computer to ensure optimal streaming at all times.
PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
Fans can subscribe immediately to NHL GameCenter LIVE at the early-bird discount rate of US$159/CAN$199 for the whole season, or for monthly early-bird installments of US$19.95/CAN$24.95. Early bird pricing is available for a limited time. To order NHL GameCenter LIVE visit www.nhl.com/gamecenter. NHL GameCenter LIVE is available in the U.S., Canada, and anywhere else except Europe and the Middle East.
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