BUFFALO, N.Y. (July 22, 2014) — The National Hockey League and the Buffalo Sabres have announced the schedule of Sabres games that will air nationally on NBCSN, the national television partner of the NHL in the U.S. Eleven Sabres games in 2014-15 will be broadcast on NBCSN, with the remaining 71 games to be broadcast on MSG, the team’s local TV rights-holder.
Sabres game telecasts scheduled for NBCSN will air exclusively on that network and will not be available on MSG in the Buffalo and Rochester markets. However, the Sabres’ team broadcast of the games, with Sabres broadcasters Rick Jeanneret, Dan Dunleavy and Rob Ray, will be available on a radio-only broadcast on WGR 550 in Buffalo.
In 2013-14, Sabres games on MSG again achieved the second-highest local TV ratings in the NHL.
Below is a list of all Sabres games airing on NBCSN in 2014-15:
- Oct. 14 at Carolina, 7:30
- Nov. 11 at St. Louis, 8:00
- Nov. 18 vs. San Jose, 7:30
- Dec. 2 vs. Tampa Bay, 7:30
- Dec. 9 vs. Los Angeles, 7:30
- Jan. 18 at Detroit, 8:00
- Feb. 15 vs. Philadelphia, 7:30
- Feb. 17 at New Jersey, 7:30
- March 3 at Tampa Bay, 7:30
- March 16 vs. Washington, 7:00
- March 17 at Boston, 7:30