Owners of the Apple iPad now can watch their favorite hockey games anywhere they want at any time.
The NHL on Wednesday officially announced the availability NHL GameCenter Live for the iPad. The service is available through Apple iTunes, and existing NHL GameCenter Live broadband subscribers can access the application on the iPad at no additional charge by logging in with their broadband credentials.
Fans already using NHL GameCenter or NHL GameCenter Premium can access an in-app upgrade to NHL GameCenterLive, and those who already have purchased NHL GameCenter Premium will pay a discounted price.
New fans can purchase GameCenter Live for just $119 for the rest of the season, and have full access to up to 40 games per week, with TV and radio broadcasts available; in-game video highlights; Ice Tracker and video to view highlights directly from the locations of goals, hits and saves on a virtual hockey rink; video highlight reels recapping each game after it ends, and access to the NHL's video archive, with thousands of highlights covering every day during the current season; extensive player profiles with video highlights and detailed in-game stats; and condensed versions of every NHL game.