FRISCO, Texas - Dallas Stars President and CEO Jim Lites, in conjunction with FOX Sports Southwest Senior Vice President and General Manager Steve Simpson, and Vice President and Market Manager of Cumulus Media, Dallas/Fort Worth Dan Bennett announced today the club's 2016-17 regular-season broadcast schedule. Seventy-eight of the team's 82 regular season contests will be televised locally in high-definition on FOX Sports Southwest with 25 of those scheduled to air on FOX Sports Southwest PLUS.
FOX Sports Southwest returns for its 24th year broadcasting Stars telecasts, featuring 78 games this season beginning with the season-opener on Thursday, Oct. 13 when the Stars host the Anaheim Ducks at 7:30 p.m. For the first, all Stars broadcasts on FOX Sports Southwest will be streamed on FOX Sports GO, the live streaming platform that showcases more than 3,000 FOX Sports events a year. FOX Sports GO is currently available for iOS, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Roku, Fire tablets and Fire phones, select Windows devices, and online at FOXSportsGO.com. Fans can download the mobile app for free from the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Amazon App Store and Windows Store.
Stars hockey on FOX Sports Southwest will be covered by Dave Strader, Daryl "Razor" Reaugh, Craig Ludwig, Julie Dobbs, Josh Bogorad and Brent Severyn. The network will provide comprehensive coverage including "Stars Live" pregame and postgame shows before and after every game, as well as "Stars Insider", a bi-weekly magazine show.
Mike Leary joins the broadcast team for the 2016-17 season as the producer for all Dallas Stars games. Leary has spent the last 11 years working with Comcast Sportsnet as a producer for Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago White Sox telecasts. He is a three-time Emmy winner and has earned 11 Emmy nominations during his broadcast career.
In addition to the games being televised locally, a total of four Stars games will be broadcast nationally on NBC Sports Network: Feb. 26 vs. Boston (NBC), March 6 at Washington (NBCSN), March 30 at Boston (NBCSN) and April 6 vs. Nashville.
Sportsradio 1310 and 96.7 FM The Ticket enters its eighth season as the flagship home of Dallas Stars hockey and will broadcast all 82 regular-season games, as well as the team's final home preseason contest on Sept. 29 against the St. Louis Blues. Bruce LeVine and Owen Newkirk will co-host Dallas' pre-game, intermission and post-game radio shows. The all-sports station broadcasts on both 1310 AM and 96.7 FM.
To the view the complete 2016-17 broadcast schedule, click here. All times and broadcast stations are subject to change. Please visit DallasStars.com for the most up-to-date broadcast schedule.