Fans will be able to follow live coverage of events happening the week of the 2011 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic with an special editions of Penguins Live with Steve Mears and live play by play action for when the Penguins take on the Capitals on January 1 at Heinz Field, as well for the Penguins/Capitals Alumni Classic the day before.
The full schedule of coverage is listed below:
Penguins Radio will air the RMU-RIT game beginning at 3:00 pm, followed by the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton-Hershey Game at 7:30pm.
Penguins Radio will be live with a special edition of Penguins Live with Steve Mears from 9am-1pm from Heinz Field.
Steve Mears, Bob Grove, and Rob Rossi will provide live play by play coverage and analysis during the Alumni Classic. Following the game, Penguins alumni Phil Bourque will join the show to add his unique analysis and insight.
Live coverage will continue as the Penguins take the ice at Heinz Field for the first time for practice at 11am.
A special edition of Penguins Live begins at 9am from Heinz Field featuring Steve Mears, Bob Grove, Rob Rossi, Phil Bourque, Mike Lange and others featuring expanded pre-game content.
Network pre-game show begins at 12:30pm from Heinz Field leading up to the puck drop between the Penguins and Capitals, scheduled for 1pm, with Mike Lange and Phil Bourque calling the action.