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RELEASE: Blackhawks Announce 2020-21 National TV Schedule

Chicago to appear exclusively on national TV for seven games during 2020-21 season

by Chicago Blackhawks Communications /

In conjunction with NBC Sports, the Chicago Blackhawks today announced its national television schedule for the 2020-21 National Hockey League regular season. Nationally, the Blackhawks will appear exclusively on NBC (including NBC and NBCSN) seven times, tied for the most in the NHL.

The Blackhawks will kick off the 2020-21 season against the defending Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday Night Hockey on Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. CT on NBCSN. Chicago's seven nationally-exclusive games, featuring contests against Tampa, Detroit and Nashville, are currently scheduled to air on either NBC or NBCSN. The remaining 49 regular-season games during the 2020-21 campaign will air on NBC Sports Chicago.

NBC Sports Chicago is again the exclusive local television broadcasting partner of the Blackhawks. Games broadcast on NBC Sports Chicago can also be streamed to authenticated subscribers on and the "MyTeams by NBC Sports" app.

All 56 Blackhawks games can also be heard on Chicago's WGN Radio 720 and streamed on In addition, all home games and select road games will air in Spanish on TUDN, Univision Sports Radio 1200AM. Specific local broadcast schedules are to be announced.

2020-21 Chicago Blackhawks National Exclusive TV Schedule

Wed., Jan. 13: at Tampa Bay - 7 p.m. CT (NBCSN)
Sun., Jan. 24: vs. Detroit (NBC)
Wed., Jan. 27: at Nashville (NBCSN)
Wed., Feb. 17: at Detroit (NBCSN)
Sun., Feb. 28: vs. Detroit (NBCSN)
Sun., March 28: vs. Nashville (NBCSN)
Wed., April 21: vs. Nashville (NBCSN)

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