With the Columbus Blue Jackets set to make their 2017 preseason debut on Tuesday, September 19, the club announced today the following television broadcast information related to its eight-game preseason schedule:
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|GAME ||TELEVISION/LIVESTREAM COVERAGE |
|Sept. 19 vs. Chicago Blackhawks, 7 p.m. ET ||BlueJackets.com, FOX Sports Go App, NHL Network |
|Sept. 20 at St. Louis Blues, 8 p.m. ET || |
|Sept. 22 vs. Pittsburgh Penguins, 7 p.m. ET ||BlueJackets.com, FOX Sports Go App |
|Sept. 23 at Chicago Blackhawks, 8:30 p.m. ET ||NHL Network (joined in progress) |
|Sept. 24 vs. Nashville Predators, 3 p.m. ET ||BlueJackets.com, FOX Sports Go App |
|Sept. 26 vs. St. Louis Blues, 7 p.m. ET ||BlueJackets.com, FOX Sports Go App |
|Sept. 28 at Nashville Predators, 8 p.m. ET ||BlueJackets.com, FOX Sports Go App |
|Sept. 30 at Pittsburgh Penguins, 3 p.m. ET ||NHL Network |
Livestream coverage of the Blue Jackets' home preseason games will feature the Nationwide Arena videoboard feed accompanied by the radio broadcast and be available through the club's NHL-defined broadcast territory, including most of Ohio and parts of Kentucky and West Virginia. All preseason games will be broadcast live on the radio in Columbus on 1460 ESPN (click here to listen live), with the exception of the September 30 contest at Pittsburgh that will be carried on CD102.5 FM.
Practice Time Change - Blue Jackets players not in the lineup for Tuesday's game vs. Chicago will practice in two groups beginning at 10 a.m. ET in the OhioHealth Ice Haus. These sessions were originally scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. ET. The playing group will skate at 10 a.m. ET on the main ice at Nationwide Arena. This will also be the schedule for Wednesday, September 20.