Seven Year NHL ESPN TV Deal Beginning 2021
ESPN Networks reaches seven year deal to bring NHL Games back on ESPN
ESPN Network have entered a seven year NHL ESPN TV Deal starting 2021.
The agreement signed runs through 2027-28 season will give ESPN steaming and media rights to bring back NHL on ESPN Networks.
NHL on ESPN will have
For ESPN+ subscribers will have a privilege to watch NHL’s out-of-market streaming package, with more than 1,000 games.
ESPN holds the International media rights – including in Latin America, the Caribbean and parts of Europe – are also part of the agreement.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said “This partnership of the world’s top hockey league and the platforms of The Walt Disney Company is a big win for our fans and our game. Not only will this groundbreaking, seven-year deal enable the NHL to benefit from the incomparable power, reach and influence of The Walt Disney Company and ABC/ESPN, it sets a new standard in delivering our game to the most passionate and tech-savvy fans in sports in the ways they now demand and on the platforms they use.”