PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- The National Hockey League's Board of Governors on Monday approved a 12-year national Canadian broadcast and multimedia rights agreement with Rogers Communications. The $5.2-billion agreement, the largest media rights deal in League history, begins with the 2014-15 season and continues through the 2025-26 season.
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