Altitude announced today it will broadcast 73 of the Colorado Avalanche’s regular season games during the 2016-2017 NHL season. Game coverage begins Saturday, Oct. 15 as the Colorado Avalanche plays at home against the Dallas Stars. Each Avalanche game will feature the Avalanche Face-Off pre-game show one hour before the game, as well as the Avalanche Locker Room Report immediately following the game.
Mike Haynes and Peter McNab will return as the Avalanche broadcast team in the booth while Lauren Gardner will make her debut as rink-side reporter and host all season long. Kyle Keefe and Mark Rycroft will host the pre-game, intermission and post-game shows. Todd Romero and Julie Browman will provide in-depth interviews, features and additional hosting duties throughout the season.
Altitude will utilize its second channel, ALT2, for 10 Avalanche games this season. A complete list of channel numbers can be found at www.altitude.tv. See the full televison schedule here.
In addition to Altitude’s game coverage, Altitude’s weekly show, Avalanche360, will debut Thursdays at 10:30 p.m. or immediately following the Avalanche postgame show starting Oct. 13 and running throughout the season. The show will take fans behind the scenes to learn more about their favorite players and coaches with unprecedented access.
Altitude will have a season preview episode, which will debut Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. Additionally, The Avalanche Experience will debut on Sept. 29 at 6:30 p.m. Web exclusive content will be available throughout the season.
On the Avalanche radio side, Marc Moser will continue to handle play-by-play duties for all Avalanche games while Mark Bertagnolli will be the studio host. Live radio broadcasts of Avalanche games can be heard on Altitude Sports Radio AM950 in the Denver area or on the secondary station FM 92.5 The Wolf. For more information on where to listen, visit altitudesports950.com.