NHL Network rolls out four episodes of its most popular programs leading up to "NHL On The Fly" at 9 p.m. ET on Thursday.
7 p.m. ET: Day In The Life: Scott Hartnell -- Scott Hartnell
is one of the NHL's free spirits. This week he gives viewers an exclusive look at his pre-game preparations while discussing Philadelphia's passionate fans, his favorite pre-game meal, and how long it's been since his last haircut.
7:30 p.m. ET: Voices: Vancouver's John Shorthouse --
John Shorthouse has taken an unusual path to the announcers' booth. While most play-by-play men spend years in the minors, Shorthouse has been lucky enough to spend his entire career in the Vancouver market. He discusses his good fortune and the challenge of calling the Todd Bertuzzi
-Steve Moore incident in this week’s episode.
8 p.m. ET: Captains Driven by Bridgestone -- Rick Nash --
As the Blue Jackets push to make the playoffs for the first time in franchise history, Nash tells Christine Simpson how wearing the "C" has impacted his game and the role coach Ken Hitchcock has played in his development.
8:30 p.m. ET: Pioneers: Harry Howell --
One month after having his No. 3 retired by the Rangers, Harry Howell
takes us through his Hall of Fame career.