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Ice hockey - 16 Oct 2019 - Leagues & cups
The National Hockey League (NHL) has announced the attractions and hockey interactives planned for The PreGame at the 2019 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic, the official fan festival of the Oct. 26 outdoor game between the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets in Regina, Saskatchewan.
Ice hockey - 16 Jul 2007
The 2007-2011 Player Transfer Agreement between the IIHF member national associations, their leagues and the National Hockey League was ratified by the Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Slovakia, Sweden and Switzerland in Zurich on Thursday.
Ice hockey - 08 Mar 2007
SC Bern of the Swiss Nationalliga A is again the undisputed leader in European league attendance, for the sixth consecutive year.
Ice hockey - 04 Jul 2006
Servecast, the leading specialist supplier of new media sportscasting, has secured a three year deal with Ice Media Productions, the UK company devoted to British Ice Hockey broadcasting, to manage the live and archive broadband video service for the British Elite Ice Hockey league.
Ice hockey - 14 Oct 2004
NASN (North American Sports Network) will broadcast the American Hockey League (AHL) in the UK and Ireland for this first time this season. NASN has signed a two year deal with the AHL from October 2004 through to May 2006. This season, NASN will be covering at least 80 AHL games including the Playoffs and the season closer, The Calder Cup. With live AHL games every week, plus over 35 NCAA college hockey games, NASN hockey fans are in for a bumper season with over 200 hours of on-ice action.
Ice hockey - 16 Aug 2004
The Board of Governors of the newly formed Western Women’s Hockey League is proud to announce that the inaugural season of the WWHL will commence in October 2004.
Ice hockey - 02 Jun 2004
St. Petersburg, Russia and the 12,300-seat Ice Palace will host the IIHF Super Six club championship of Europe for the first three years of competition. The inaugural IIHF Super Six will be played on January 13 – 16, 2005 in the state-of-the-art arena, which was also host of the 2000 IIHF World Championship.
Ice hockey - 20 Apr 2004
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- USA Hockey today announced the renewal of an official licensing agreement with New Era Cap Co., Inc., the industry's premier global headwear designer, developer and manufacturer.
Ice hockey - 04 Mar 2004
Labatt Blue, the number-three imported beer in the United States, is ready to hit the ice with the joint announcement of a three-year exclusive sponsorship of USA Hockey and USA Hockey InLine.
Ice hockey - 21 Jan 2004
Zug, Switzerland, 21 January 2004: Infront Sports & Media – the worldwide marketing partner of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) – has signed an exclusive agreement with the Swiss-based Ochsner Eishockey and Inline AG, granting the company licensed merchandise rights to the IIHF World Championship for an initial period of two years.
Ice hockey - 14 Jan 2004
NEW YORK/TORONTO (January 12, 2003) – The World Cup of Hockey 2004 Organizing Committee announced today that AEG will be the official worldwide in-venue merchandiser for the World Cup of Hockey 2004 tournament in both North America and Europe.
Ice hockey - 19 Nov 2003
Specialist online games developer CAT Games has finalised an agreement with the NHL to launch an updated version of the online Ice Hockey management game called SeniorLeagueHockey (www.seniorleaguehockey.com). SeniorLeagueHockey.com is now the Premier Online Management Game of the NHL and is navigable directly from www.NHL.com. SeniorLeagueHockey.com has already attracted over 100,000 active managers, and the number is growing rapidly.
Ice hockey - 03 Nov 2003
NEW YORK (Oct. 31, 2003)—The National Hockey League (NHL) in conjunction with ESPN International announced today that international distribution of NHL programming including NHL regular-season, NHL All-Star and Stanley Cup Playoff coverage, is at an all-time high with 41 worldwide syndication partners throughout 217 countries and territories.
Ice hockey - 01 Sep 2003
The Elite League is pleased to announce that affiliation to Ice Hockey UK has finally been agreed. The International Ice Hockey Federation have played a positive role in helping formulate the arrangement with IHUK.
Ice hockey - 15 Aug 2003
ESPN and ESPN2 will present exclusive national coverage of the World Cup of Hockey 2004 the National Hockey League (NHL) announced today.
Ice hockey - 29 Jul 2003
Zug, Switzerland, 29 July, 2003: The Infront Sports & Media Group has reached agreement with the German free-to-air broadcaster DSF for the broadcast rights to the annual IIHF World Championship in 2004 (to be staged in the Czech Republic) and 2005 (in Austria).
Ice hockey - 13 Jun 2003
Elite Ice Hockey League confirms that they have support from the English and Scottish Ice Hockey Associations in their quest to affiliate to the National Governing Body, Ice Hockey UK.
Ice hockey - 29 Apr 2003
The Salzburg 2010 Olympic Winter Games would offer icehockey in or close to the city center of Salzburg. As icehockey is an ever growing key sport of Winter Olympics it was of biggest interest to the Salzburg 2010 bid committee to create a well-founded concept which offers short ways for athletes, media representatives and spectators.
Ice hockey - 04 Apr 2003
Eight of the top hockey nations in the world will compete in the second World Cup of Hockey tournament Aug. 30 through Sept. 14, 2004, the National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) announced today.
Ice hockey - 02 Apr 2003
The Elite and Premier ice hockey clubs are in discussions about an alliance of the two leagues to create a nationally co-ordinated youth development strategy for boys and girls.
Ice hockey - 11 Mar 2003
Monday March 10th saw twelve hockey clubs attend the first meeting to determine the format of the progressive new Elite Ice Hockey League.
Ice hockey - 27 Feb 2003
The Belfast Giants, London Knights, Manchester IHC, Nottingham Panthers and Sheffield Steelers are delighted to announce the formation of a new top flight structure for Ice Hockey in the United Kingdom, beginning next season, 2003-2004. The 'Ice Hockey Elite League' are also in the advanced stages of discussions with two other major clubs, both of whom are involved in the process of establishing the overall league structure, and who are expected to commit to it shortly.
Ice hockey - 02 Dec 2002
ISL is pleased to announce that the Norwegian Ice Hockey League has accepted an invitation to compete in the 2003 Ahearne Trophy.
Ice hockey - 20 Nov 2002
The National Hockey League and the LEGO Company today announce a multi-year global merchandising and marketing alliance uniting one of the most popular international sports leagues and entertainment brands, particularly among young people, with one of the world's leading creative toy brands.
Ice hockey - 19 Nov 2002
The Ice Hockey Superleague are pleased to announce that the 2002-2003 ISL Challenge Cup Final will take place at London Arena on Sunday 26th January 2003, face off at 2.30pm with the invaluable assistance of the London Knights organisation.
Ice hockey - 31 Oct 2002
The National Hockey League in conjunction with ESPN announced today it has expanded its international broadcast distribution of NHL programming throughout Europe, Japan and Latin America.
Ice hockey - 23 Oct 2002
The National Hockey League announced today that it has launched its first-ever subscription video package on NHL.com, powered by Microsoft Windows Media 9 Series.
Ice hockey - 31 May 2002
Ice Hockey Chiefs from the Ice Hockey Superleague (ISL) and Findus British National League (FBNL) today confirmed that talks were well under way between the two parties to formulate a more involved and reciprocal system for junior development between the two Leagues.
Ice hockey - 25 Mar 2002
The Irish capital of Dublin will become the newest addition to the Ice Hockey Superleague, with the announcement today that Ireland's largest city will host a professional ice hockey team.
Ice hockey - 26 Feb 2002
The Superleague is delighted to announce that this year's Challenge Cup Final will be sponsored by Blue Square, the UK's largest interactive bookmaker. The Final, which is being held on Sunday 3rd March 2002 at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast, will now be known as 'The Blue Square.com Challenge Cup Final.'
Ice hockey - 19 Dec 2001
NEW YORK – (December 17, 2001) – The National Hockey League has signed new international TV broadcast deals in the Czech Republic, Israel, Russia and Serbia, further expanding the global reach of the NHL.
Ice hockey - 29 Nov 2001
At a Press Launch held this afternoon at the German Embassy, London, the Superleague unveiled details of its exciting fourth competition, which will be known as 'The Ahearne Trophy.'
Ice hockey - 21 Nov 2001
The Ice Hockey Superleague has commenced litigation against Premium TV Ltd (PTV), in the High Court of Justice in London.
Ice hockey - 25 Oct 2001
It has been announced by the Ice Hockey Superleague that the Newcastle franchise is being removed from the current owners.
Ice hockey - 25 Oct 2001
As a result of breaches of various Corporate Rules, and in particular the non-payment of hockey related debts, the Newcastle franchise has been withdrawn from the owners and all Superleague fixtures involving the Newcastle Jesters have been expunged.
Ice hockey - 17 Oct 2001
The future of the Newcastle Jesters was given a boost today when its owners confirmed that payment would be made to cover outstanding wages currently owed to last season’s players, and that all other creditors would be satisfied.
Ice hockey - 28 Sep 2001
The Board of Directors of Ice Hockey Superleague are delighted to be receiving increasing interest in the League and its' continued development and expansion.
Ice hockey - 09 Jul 2001
The National Hockey League (NHL) and the Salt Lake Organizing Committee (SLOC) today announced a marketing agreement under which the NHL will implement a comprehensive marketing plan that promotes the League's participation in the 2002 Olympic Winter Games. The League and its 30 Member Clubs will adopt the plan in cooperation with the International Ice Hockey Federation. The agreement marks the first deal of its kind between a professional sports league and an Olympic Organizing Committee.
Ice hockey - 27 Jun 2001
After review and negotiation, the preferred applicant for the Superleague Franchise area of South Yorkshire has been changed to that of a new company owned by Chesterfield Holdings Ltd, but with a minority stake to be offered to the Friends of Sheffield Steelers Ltd (FOSSL) in the near future.
Ice hockey - 11 May 2001
The London based international sports rights acquisition company, Eye Group has made a formal application to the Ice Hockey Super League for the purchase of the Sheffield ISL franchise. This move follows a recent advertisement by the ISL for expressions of interest.
Ice hockey - 11 May 2001
Following complaints received from the Ice Hockey Players Association and others, a preliminary investigation has been carried out to discover the reason for alleged non-payment of monies due to players of the Cardiff Devils Ice Hockey Club.
Ice hockey - 02 May 2001
Following the placing of Sheffield Steelers Ice Hockey Club Limited into receivership and subsequent legal advice given to the league, the Ice Hockey Superleague has temporarily re-possessed all three of its perpetual trophies which were won by Sheffield Steelers Ice Hockey Club last season.
Ice hockey - 20 Apr 2001
At a press conference held this morning (20th April 2001) at the Manchester Evening News Arena, Gary Cowan was unveiled as the new owner of the ISL Manchester franchise.
Ice hockey - 12 Apr 2001
The Ice Hockey Superleague has confirmed that it is to introduce an exciting new competition to replace the Benson & Hedges Cup.
Ice hockey - 05 Mar 2001
The Ice Hockey Superleague fully supports the farmers of the United Kingdom during the current Foot and Mouth crisis.