The following is a list of current (entering the 2018–19 NHL season) NHL broadcasters.

Regional broadcasters Edit

The following is a list of local TV and radio broadcasters for each individual team. 3 teams, Buffalo, Carolina, and Dallas, do television/radio simulcasts. Both the Montreal Canadiens and Ottawa Senators each have local English and French language broadcasts to serve their large anglophone and francophone fan bases. As a result of Rogers Communications and Bell Canada having both an ownership stake in the Toronto Maple Leafs, that team's regional English language TV broadcasts are split between Rogers' Sportsnet Ontario and Bell's TSN4.

Eastern Conference Edit

Team Play-by-play Color commentators Flagship stations
Boston Jack Edwards Andy Brickley

Sarah Davis (rinkside)

Judd Sirott Bob Beers The Sports Hub

100.7 WZLX (During the 2016-2017 season, WZLX will carry Bruins' games in conflict with New England Patriots football games and Bruins' road games in conflict with Boston Celtics basketball home games; WBZ-FM also carrying the Patriots and Celtics)

Buffalo Rick Jeanneret (primary)
Dan Dunleavy (during Jeanneret's absences)
Rob Ray

Martin Biron

MSG Western New York/Bell TV
Carolina John Forslund (primary)

JP Dellacamera (during Forslund's NHL on NBC assignments)

Tripp Tracy Fox Sports Carolinas

Fox Sports Southeast (select broadcasts)

Columbus Jeff Rimer Jody Shelley Fox Sports Ohio
Bob McElligott 97.1 The Fan
Detroit Ken Daniels Mickey Redmond (home games and select away games)Darren Eliot (select away games)

Chris Osgood (select away games)

Fox Sports Detroit
Ken Kal Paul Woods 97.1 The Ticket
Florida Steve Goldstein Bill Lindsay Fox Sports Florida
Randy Moller Denis Potvin 560 WQAM (English Radio)
Arley Londoño 990 ESPN Deportes (Spanish Radio)
Montreal Bryan Murdyk Dave Poulin
Craig Button

Mike Johnson

TSN2 (English Regional)
Dan Robertson Sergio Mommesso TSN 690 (English Radio)
Pierre Houde Marc Denis RDS (French Regional)
Martin McGuire Danny Dubé 98,5 FM (French Radio)
New Jersey Steve Cangialosi Ken Daneyko MSG Plus (most games)

MSG Network (during Knicks and Rangers off-days)

Matt Loughlin Sherry Ross WFAN 66 AM and 101 FM (English Radio)
NY Islanders Brendan Burke

Jiggs McDonald

Butch Goring MSG Plus
Chris King Greg Picker WFAN Sports Radio 66 AM and 101.9 FM

WCBS Newsradio 880 (playoffs)

NY Rangers Sam Rosen (primary)

John Giannone (during Rosen's Fox NFL assignments; rinkside on all other games)

Joe Micheletti MSG Network

MSG Plus (during conflicts with Knicks broadcasts)

Kenny Albert

Don La Greca (during Albert's Fox NFL, NHL on NBC, Knicks on MSG, or FOX MLB TV broadcasts)

Sam Rosen (select national games)

Dave Maloney 98.7 ESPN

WOR 710 (in conflict with New York Knicks basketball coverage on 98.7 ESPN)

Ottawa Chris Cuthbert

Gord Miller

Ray Ferraro

Jamie McLennan

Mike Johnson

TSN5 (English Regional)
Michel Y. Lacroix Norman Flynn RDS

RDS2 (French Regional)

Dean Brown Gord Wilson TSN 1200 (English Radio)
Nicolas St. Pierre Alain Sanscartier Unique FM (French Radio)
Philadelphia Jim Jackson Keith Jones (primary)

Bill Clement (during Jones' NHL on NBC assignments)

Brian Boucher (rinkside)

NBC Sports Philadelphia
Tim Saunders Steve Coates 97.5 The Fanatic

93.3 WMMR

Pittsburgh Steve Mears Bob Errey Root Sports Pittsburgh
Mike Lange (all home games and select away games, plus all playoff games)

Josh Getzoff (select away games)

Phil Bourque The X at 105.9
Tampa Bay Rick Peckham Brian Engblom Fox Sports Sun
David Mishkin Phil Esposito (home games only)

Dave Andreychuk (select away games only)
Chris Dingman (select away games only)

970 WFLA
Toronto Gord Miller

Chris Cuthbert

Ray Ferraro

Jamie McLennan

John Bartlett Greg Millen Sportsnet Ontario
Joe Bowen Jim Ralph Sportsnet 590

TSN 1050

Washington Joe Beninati Craig Laughlin NBC Sports Washington
John Walton Ken Sabourin Federal News Radio

Western Conference Edit

Team Play-by-play Color commentators Flagship Stations
Anaheim John Ahlers Brian Hayward Fox Sports West

Prime Ticket
KDOC-TV Los Angeles (during conflicts with Kings and Clippers broadcasts)

Steve Carroll Dan Wood Angels Radio AM 830
Arizona Matt McConnell Tyson Nash Fox Sports Arizona
Bob Heethuis Nick Boynton ESPN Phoenix 620 AM

Arizona Sports 98.7 FM

Calgary Rick Ball Kelly Hrudey (primary)

Cassie Campbell-Pascall (during Hrudey's Hockey Night in Canada assignments)

Sportsnet West

Sportsnet Flames

Derek Wills Peter Loubardias Sportsnet 960
Chicago Pat Foley Eddie Olczyk (primary)

Steve Konroyd (during Olczyk's NHL on NBC assignments)

NBC Sports Chicago


John Wiedeman Troy Murray WGN Radio (English Radio)
Héctor Lozano

Omar Ramos (during Lozano's Chicago Fire broadcasts)

Omar Ramos

Mateo Moreno

La Tremenda 1200 AM (Spanish Radio)
Colorado Marc Moser Peter McNab Altitude
Connor McGahey Altitude Sports Radio
Dallas Josh Bogorad Daryl Reaugh Fox Sports Southwest
The Ticket (Radio)
Edmonton Kevin Quinn Drew Remenda Sportsnet West

Sportsnet Oilers

Jack Michaels Bob Stauffer 630 CHED
Los Angeles Bob Miller Jim Fox Fox Sports West

Prime Ticket
My13 (during conflicts with Ducks and Clippers broadcasts)

Nick Nickson Daryl Evans 790 KABC
Minnesota Anthony LaPanta Mike Greenlay

Kevin Gorg (rinkside)

Fox Sports North
Bob Kurtz Tom Reid 100.3 FM KFAN: The Fan
Nashville Willy Daunic Chris Mason Fox Sports Tennessee
Fox Sports Southeast (select broadcasts)
Pete Weber Hal Gill 102.5 The Game
St. Louis John Kelly Darren Pang

Bernie Federko

Fox Sports Midwest
Chris Kerber Joe Vitale KMOX NewsRadio 1120

Y98 (selected playoff games)

San Jose Randy Hahn Jamie Baker (primary)

Bret Hedican (during Baker's absences)

NBC Sports California
Dan Rusanowsky Bret Hedican (primary)

David Maley (during Hedican's NBC Sports California assignments)

98.5 K-FOX
Vancouver John Shorthouse John Garrett Sportsnet Pacific

Sportsnet Vancouver Hockey

Jon Abbott

John Shorthouse (during select national broadcasts)

Dave Tomlinson TSN 1040
Vegas Dave Goucher Shane Hnidy AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain
Dan D' Uva Stu Grimson Fox Sports Radio Las Vegas (English Radio)
Jesus Lopez Alvaro Puentes 1460 ESPN Deportes (Spanish Radio)
Winnipeg Dennis Beyak
Brian Munz (during Beyak's World Juniors assignments)
Kevin Sawyer TSN3
Paul Edmonds

Dennis Beyak (national TV games)

Brian Munz TSN 1290

National broadcasters Edit

Canada Edit

Main articles: NHL on Sportsnet, List of NHL on Sportsnet commentators, and TVA Sports

National television rights in Canada are held by Rogers Media. CBC Television, the previous over-the-air television broadcaster of the NHL, continues to participate in coverage to an extent: Rogers reached a deal with CBC to license the Hockey Night in Canada brand and maintain the network's traditional Saturday night games. HNIC games now airs nationally across CBC, City, FX Canada, and the Sportsnet channels, rather than be split across CBC stations on a regional basis. Sportsnet also airs a primetime game of the week on Sunday nights, known as Hometown Hockey, and exclusive Wednesday night games. During the playoffs, games are split between CBC and the Sportsnet channels.

Additionally, the Quebec or Media-owned TVA Sports receives French-language rights as part of another sub-licensing deal with Rogers.

United States Edit

Main articles: NHL on NBC and NHL on NBC commentators

National television rights in English and Spanish languages in the United States are held by NBC. During the regular season, most national broadcasts are on NBCSN, including an exclusive Wednesday night game. From January until the end of the season, an exclusive afternoon "Game of the Week" airs on the weekend on NBC. The NHL Network in the U.S. also regularly airs games, but primarily simulcasts of either a regional or Canadian feed.

Selected games broadcast on NBCSN have syndication exclusivity instead of national exclusivity. For these games, NBCSN televises them nationally, but are blacked out in the teams' local markets in favor of the telecasts of their respective regional broadcaster. Most first round playoff games are also aired on a syndication-exclusivity basis; NBC holds national exclusivity to only a few selected first round games, but then has it for the remaining 3 rounds of the playoffs. Playoff games are split between NBC, NBCSN, CNBC (during the first two rounds), and NHL Network (as an overflow channel). In 2015, USA Network also carried several first and second-round games.

Also, starting in 2015, NBC Deportes, which is NBC Sports Group's Spanish-language sports division, started to carry NHL games in Spanish until the end of the network's current contract with the league in 2021. These Spanish-language simulcasts will be aired on NBC Universo and Telemundo.