Salt Lake Games on Ice, a Leafs TV original series
/ Toronto Maple Leafs
Leafs TV continues its unique programming with the launch of Salt Lake Games On Ice to be aired Thursday, February 14 at 9 p.m. (ET). This special two-hour media roundtable with hosts Brian Duff and Bob Harwood will preview the hockey competition at the winter games complimented by interviews from players, reporters and NHL commissioner Gary Bettman.
Primary focus will be given to all eight participating members of the Toronto Maple Leafs, the achievements of Team Canada and a look back at the games in Nagano. Special guests will include Alan Adams, Scott Burnside and Paul Hendrick. Subsequent hour-long episodes, covering Team Canada and the Leaf players as they compete for gold, will air nightly at 11 p.m. (ET), except for on Wednesday, February 20 when it will air at 11:30 p.m. (ET).
"This exemplifies Leafs TV's mandate to provide hockey fans throughout Ontario with the very best in international hockey coverage," said John Shannon, executive producer of Leafs TV. "Salt Lake Games On Ice will document and discuss all issues surrounding players and teams as they take to the world stage for this international hockey competition."
This addition to Leafs TV's programming schedule will bolster the already popular Molson Canadian Sunday Night Classics and coverage of 40 American Hockey League games, highlighting the St. John's Maple Leafs and their upcoming stars.
Leafs TV is available from your cable or satellite provider in Ontario excluding the Ottawa Valley. Daily programming schedules and information on how to order the channel is available at mapleleafs.com. The channel launched in September 2001 and coincides with the 75th anniversary of the Toronto Maple Leafs.