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  1. Versus to Air NHL Winter Classic Alumni Game on December 31

    7:19 am 12/23/2011

    Also joining the Saturday afternoon telecast of the Flyers-Rangers match-up is Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia and MSG Network stateside, and the CBC in Canada. Read more

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  2. NBC Sports Group Drops the Puck on NHL Promotion

    9:46 am 10/5/2011

    NHL topper John Collins says Comcast/NBC Universal merger and new TV rights deal buys more marketing of pro hockey nationwide by NBC Sports Group. Read more

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  3. Versus to Launch ‘NBC SportsTalk’ Live Studio Show at 6pm on Sept. 8

    5:45 am 8/31/2011

    The cable network will also launch sports business show “CNBC Sports Biz: Game On” with CNBC's Darren Rovell on Fridays at 7pm as part of a new weeknight programming lineup.Read more

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  4. NBCUniversal's Versus Gets First-Ever NFL Program 'NFL Turning Point'

    10:58 am 8/22/2011

    The cable channel, which will be renamed NBC Sports Network in January, will debut the weekly show on Sept. 15.Read more

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  5. Versus to Be Rebranded as NBC Sports Network

    9:04 am 8/1/2011

    "It’s a complete repositioning of the brand to provide value for marketers, consumers as well as all our affiliates and distributors," said NBC Sports Group chairman Mark Lazarus about the name change that takes effect in January. Read more

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  6. Jay Mohr Back to Host NHL Awards for Versus

    9:40 am 5/9/2011

    Hollywood actor/comic returns to emcee 2011 NHL Awards as the pro league combines Hollywood and hockey to reach out to its North American fan base.Read more

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  7. NBC Sets NHL First Playoff Round Audience Record

    1:36 pm 4/29/2011

    The National Hockey League's opening Stanley Cup playoff round games draws record average audiences on NBC and Versus stateside. Read more

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