MSG’s “Hockey Night Live!” continues its look ahead to the 2010-11 season on Saturday night with the second of two specials dedicated to the Rangers..
Part 2 of the network's Rangers preseason special will be hosted by Bill Pidto and former Rangers captain Dave Maloney, and will include appearances by Rangers head coach John Tortorella, captain Chris Drury and goaltender Henrik Lundqvist
Saturday's show will be telecast at 9:30 p.m. and will replay on MSG Plus on the day following their premieres.
The following week, on Sept. 18 after the opening of NHL training camps, “Hockey Night Live!” will begin three weeks of preseason specials at 9:30 p.m. on MSG and MSG Plus. The shows will be hosted by the “Hockey Night Live!” crew, featuring Al Trautwig, Dave Maloney, Ken Daneyko, Ron Duguay and Butch Goring. The hour-long shows will provide in-depth looks into offseason moves and 2010-11 previews of the Rangers, Islanders, Devils and Buffalo Sabres.
On Oct. 9 at 9:30 p.m., “Hockey Night Live!” returns for its third season of weekly comprehensive hockey coverage live on MSG and MSG Plus.
“Between MSG and MSG Plus, we televise more live hockey than anyone in America,” said Dan Ronayne, executive vice president and general manager, MSG Networks. “Our ‘Hockey Night Live!’ franchise has become must-see TV for hockey fans, providing the latest news from around the NHL as well as expert analysis, commentary and witty banter from our panel of former players.”