Hockey Fan Forums banner
1 - 2 of 2 Posts

· Registered
87 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 · (Edited)
Looking for the best source you need to find the season schedule and broadcasting information?

You have come to the right place! Welcome to the Hockey Forum's official resource for the Dallas Stars' 2008-2009 season schedule.

I have to put together for the Hockey Forum community a news resource thread for the Dallas Stars' regular season game schedule and upcoming broadcasting information. Such information isn't just for here, but also for individual team boards. The posts are organized to show both schedule types and are easy to find what you're looking for.

The first post in this thread will contain news hyperlinks for the game schedules themselves. The second post is reserved for the broadcasting information.

I would like to invite everyone's participation in helping me track down any news items you find in the posts that follow! You see something that you think I should add to either the game schedule news link list or those for the broadcasting schedules, please by all means post them and I'll then add them.

My goal is to encourage participation in this thread where once the schedules are released, let's hear what you think are the most anticipated games you think should be circled on the 2008-2009 hockey calendar! Also, what do you like about the new schedules? What do you not like about them? Many other fans would like to know what your answers would be.

The National Hockey League unveiled the 2008-2009 regular season schedule on July 17, 2008 at 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time. For more on the entire league schedule, please go to this thread for further details.

Here are the most resourceful news items available online.

National Hockey League official site
(July 17):
*European opening, Canadiens centennial highlight 2008-2009 season
Matchups not to be missed
2008-2009 NHL schedule page

(July 18):
Inside the 2008-2009 schedule

(August 11):
NHL announces 2008-2009 pre-season schedule

Dallas Stars official site
(July 16):
Schedule matters

(July 17):
Stars announce 2008-2009 season schedule
The NHL is in bed with oil (and it's not a waterbed) (Razor With An Edge blog)

The Sports Network's (TSN) NHL page
(July 17):
Season to open in Europe as NHL releases 2008-2009 schedule
2008-2009 NHL schedule
2008-2009 Canadian calendar

(August 11):
NHL releases pre-season schedule

CBC Sports' hockey page
(July 17):
New NHL schedule heightens Canadian rivalries

(August 11):
Senators host Rangers to open NHL pre-season

ESPN's NHL page (July 17):
The can't-miss games of 2008-2009 NHL season

Dallas Morning News' Stars Blog
(July 16):
Stars release preseason schedule

(July 17):
Regular season schedule released

(July 18):
Mike Heika talks about the schedule (video clip)

Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Stars page (July 18):
Mark your Stars calendars: East's best set to visit

· Registered
87 Posts
Discussion Starter · #2 · (Edited)

As of now, the Dallas Stars could make as many as 10 national television appearances this season.

No full broadcast schedule has been finalized for both the NHL Network and NBC, but will be announced soon.

All 82 regular season games the Stars are scheduled to play will be televised in the Dallas-Fort Worth television market.

FSN Southwest will air 62 games
KDFI-TV has 15 games

Versus (4):
January 12, 2009 - Detroit at Dallas (exclusive cablecast)
February 23, 2009 - San Jose at Dallas (exclusive cablecast)
March 30, 2009 - Dallas at Phoenix
April 7, 2009 - Dallas at Minnesota

The Sports Network (TSN) (2):
December 3, 2008 - Dallas at Edmonton
March 18, 2009 - Dallas at Calgary

Le Réseau des Sports (RDS) (1):
March 8, 2009 - Montréal at Dallas

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) (1):
January 3, 2009 - Dallas at Edmonton

NBC (potentially up to 2)

For more on the league-wide national television schedules, see these news sources below.

National Hockey League official site (August 14):
League releases TV schedules for 2008-2009

The Sports Network's (TSN) NHL page (August 14):
TSN announces 2008-2009 NHL broadcast schedule
2008-2009 NHL on TSN schedule
NHL: Hockey Lives Here (video clip)

CBC Sports' hockey page (August 14):
Hockey Night in Canada unveils season schedule

Versus' NHL page (August 14):
Versus announces schedule for 2008-2009 NHL regular season
Much to see on Versus this season
Versus' 2008-2009 broadcast schedule

Dallas Morning News' Stars Blog (August 14):
National television schedule released

Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Five For Fighting blog (August 14):
Stars' national TV games

Kukla's Korner blog (August 15):
The Eye on the Media 2008-09 National TV Guide: Team-by-Team Network TV Schedules

Dallas Stars official site (September 2):
*Stars announce 2008-2009 TV schedule
2008-2009 Stars television schedule (PDF file)
1 - 2 of 2 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.