Sportscaster Bob Costas and U.S. Senator John Kerry (D-Mass.) will be the guests on today's NHL Hour With Commissioner Gary Bettman. The show, which encourages fans to call in with questions, airs Thursdays on NHL Network, NHL.com and on Sirius XM Radio at 6 p.m., ET.
Costas will appear in studio with Bettman and co-host E.J. Hradek. His new show, "Costas Tonight" debuts on the NBC Sports Network tonight at 8 p.m. ET, and features Bettman as one of his guests.
Kerry will do a phone interview from Washington, where the Congressional Hockey Caucus on Capitol Hill took place Wednesday and the fourth annual Congressional Hockey Challenge is scheduled for Sunday, pitting the Lawmakers against the Lobbyists.
NHL Hour with Commissioner Gary Bettman broadcasts live on Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET on NHL Network and NHL.com as well as NHL Home Ice (channel 92 on XM and channel 207 on Sirius Premier). The show will re-air on Sirius XM Radio, with archived shows available for download via podcast on NHL.com.
To submit questions to NHL Hour call 1-877-NHL-ON-XM (1-877-645-6696). NHL Hour with Commissioner Gary Bettman is a production of NHL Radio.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday