Prior to the pay-per-view broadcast, canucks.com will be streaming a special show Saturday, February 14 at 10 a.m. (PT) focussing on celebrating 100 years of Canadiens hockey. Host Barry Macdonald will be joined by special guests including Matt Sekeres from the Globe & Mail, Dave Stubbs from the Montreal Gazette, and Rick Moffat of CJAD radio to discuss memorable events in the Canadiens history.
Live streaming will also include a series of video clips highlighting the Canadiens 100 year journey in the NHL. The show can be accessed on canucks.com at:
In addition to Saturday's webcast, Sunday's pay-per-view broadcast will include a number of highlights including a celebration of 100 years of hockey for the Montreal Canadiens with legendary broadcaster Jim Robson. Robson will share stories from his experiences while calling games between the Canucks and the Canadiens throughout his illustrious career.
Canucks TV will also look back at Canucks captain Roberto Luongo
’s heroic performance during the last meeting between these two teams. The broadcast will reflect on Luongo earning a shutout following an overnight stay at the hospital after taking a shot in the throat during practice.
Other highlights include Montreal natives Luongo and Alex Burrows. There will be an intermission feature on Luongo as an ambassador for the League as he strolls the streets of New York City, and throughout the broadcast Burrows will add his own commentary as the Canucks forward will be mic’d for the game.
The Canucks TV broadcast will be hosted by Dan Murphy and feature Dave Tomlinson as an analyst. Tom Larscheid and John Shorthouse will provide play by play, and Craig MacEwen and Kristin Reid will provide live interviews from around General Motors Place, including an in-game interview with gold medal snowboarder and ultimate Canucks fan, Crispin Lipscomb.
For pricing and additional information on how to access Canucks TV, please contact your local digital cable or satellite company, or log-on to canucks.com and follow the multimedia links to pay-per-view information.WHAT
: Canucks.com presents celebration of 100 years of Canadiens
Canucks TV presents Canadiens versus Canucks with special featuresWHERE
Canucks TV PPVWHEN
: Saturday, February 14th at 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, February 15th at 6:45 p.m. (Game starts at 7 p.m.)
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