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GAME SET-UP

The National Hockey League has set forward a set of timing standards that are followed to produce each game. The following times will help you determine the start of warm-up, when the anthems will start and the game start puck drop. Please note this is just a guide and is subject to change without notice. 

Game Start Time

7:08

1 Anthem

7:08
2 Anthems

7:15
1 Anthem

7:15
2 Anthems

7:38
2 Anthems

Pre-Game Warm-Up Starts

6:29:00

6:29:00

6:36:00

6:36:00

6:59:00

Pre-Game Warning (2:00)

6:43:00

6:43:00

6:50:00

6:50:00

7:13:00

Pre-Game Warm-Up Ends

6:45:00

6:45:00

6:52:00

6:52:00

7:15:00

Start 15 Minute Clock

6:50:30

6:49:00

6:57:30

6:56:00

7:15:30

Clock Hits 0:00

7:05:30

7:04:00

7:12:30

7:11:00

7:33:00

Anthem(s) Introduction

7:05:40

7:04:10

7:12:40

7:11:10

7:33:10

Opening Face-Off

7:08:00

7:08:00

7:15:00

7:15:00

7:38:00

HOW TO WORK IN GAME PRODUCTION

Each game the Ottawa Senators employs close to 50 staff to entertain the best fans in hockey. The Game Production group who oversees the production of each game works closely with the building operations and guest operations to ensure that your visit meets every expectation.

The Game Production group is broken down into five groups each reporting back to the Director of Game Production who reports back in to the Marketing department.

The five groups are: Video, Audio, Entertainers, Sens Brigade and the Goodwills (volunteer group)

If you wish to join the department, please send your resume to the following address: gp@ottawasenators.com

If you wish to sing the National Anthem, please click here to learn about the details on how to be considered to audition.

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