New York, NY, September 21, 2010 – MSG Plus returns with another season of action from the three-time Stanley Cup winning New Jersey Devils. MSG Plus (as well as MSG Plus 2 and MSG) will telecast 78 of the team's 82 games.
The Devils will open their regular season at home against the Dallas Stars on Friday, October 8 on MSG Plus at 7:00 p.m. Devils’ goalie Martin Brodeur
returns for his 17th season as the NHL's all-time leader in regular season wins, shutouts, and games played. MSG will televise a half-hour pre-game show, “Devils Game Night,” for all Devils matchups on the network this season and most games will be followed by a post-game show. The popular “Hockey Night Live!” weekly roundup show returns for its fourth season, and will be telecast every Saturday evening after games on both MSG and MSG Plus.
The renowned duo of Mike "Doc" Emrick and Glenn "Chico" Resch will once again handle play-by-play and game analysis duties. Steve Cangialosi returns as host/reporter and Ken Daneyko will serve as studio analyst. New Jersey Devils hockey on MSG Plus is produced by Roland Dratch and directed by Tom Meberg, with Bob de Poto serving as senior coordinating producer. Dan Ronayne is executive vice president and general manager for MSG Networks, and Jeff Filippi is senior vice president and executive producer.
This Thursday, Sept. 23 at 7:00 p.m., the Devils will take on the Rangers in a preseason matchup telecast on MSG Plus from the Garden.