March 7 Red Wings At Blackhawks Contest Selected As NBC’S Game Of The Week
/ Chicago Blackhawks
In conjunction with the National Hockey League and NBC, the Chicago Blackhawks announced today that their March 7 game against the Detroit Red Wings at the United Center will be televised nationally on NBC. To accommodate the broadcast, the game time has been set for 11:30 A.M. (CT).
Already scheduled to appear nationally on VERSUS an NHL-high nine times during the 2009-10 season, the March 7 contest will be Chicago’s second NBC broadcast of the year. The Blackhawks opened the 2010 NBC Game Of The Week slate with a shootout win over Detroit on Jan. 17 at Joe Louis Arena.
Team broadcast partners Comcast SportsNet and WGN-TV have both established multiple ratings records for Blackhawks telecasts during the 2009-10 campaign.