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Ice hockey - 14 Nov 2014 - Internet
PLAINVIEW, N.Y., November 14, 2014 – NeuLion, Inc, the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet connected devices, was selected by Rogers Communications to power Rogers™ NHL GameCentre LIVE™ and maintain the delivery of the service to fans throughout Canada for the 2014/15 season.
Ice hockey - 16 May 2008 - Television
In a ground-breaking trial, the final games of the 2008 IIHF World Championship, which is currently taking place in Canada, will be covered live in 3D HDTV
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 - 13 Apr 2006
Infront Sports & Media, the long-term marketing partner of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), has renewed an extensive and exclusive live broadcast agreement with Viasat Sport for the IIHF World Championship until 2011.
Ice hockey - 08 Dec 2005
Zug, Switzerland, 7 December 2005 – Infront Sports & Media and the Swiss Ice Hockey Association (SIHA) have agreed a strategic co-operation in respect of the organisation of the 2009 IIHF World Championship Switzerland.
Ice hockey - 16 May 2005
Zug, Switzerland, 16 May 2005 Infront Sweden AB has signed a contract with the Swedish Ice Hockey Association (SIF) that grants Infront responsibility for marketing all commercial rights associated with the Swedish Ice Hockey Association, its tournaments and all national teams.
Ice hockey - 29 Apr 2005
Zug, Switzerland, 28 April 2005 -- Infront Sports & Media the exclusive marketing partner of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has negotiated an agreement between MediaZone, a leading online provider of licensed video and audio content, and IHWC.net, the official website of the forthcoming IIHF World Championship, which starts in Austria on April 30th, 2005.
Ice hockey - 21 Apr 2005
Zug, Switzerland, 20 April 2005 Infront Sports & Media has signed a long-term agreement with Finnish broadcasting company YLEISRADIO Oy (YLE) for the exclusive television and radio rights of the 2008 - 2011 IIHF World Championships in ice hockey, for the territory of Finland.
Ice hockey - 03 Nov 2004
Zug, Switzerland, 3 November 2004 - Infront Sports & Media has reached two major, long-term agreements with Czech TV for the exclusive television rights of the 2007 – 2011 IIHF World Championships in ice hockey – an annual event - and the European Handball Championships between 2004 and 2010, which take place every two years.
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 - 06 Oct 2004
Zug, Switzerland, 6 October 2004 - Infront Sports & Media, the Swiss-based international sports marketing company, has announced that Škoda Auto has extended its Official Main Sponsorship of the IIHF World Championships in ice hockey for a further seven years, from 2005-2011.
Ice hockey - 06 Aug 2004
The main site of the 2006 IIHF World Championship in Riga, Latvia will stand ready in late autumn of 2005, five to six months prior to the championship.
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 - 18 May 2004
NASN (North American Sports Network) will broadcast exclusive coverage in the UK and Ireland of this summer’s World Cup of Hockey 2004, including live broadcasts of all the significant games and the final on 14 September – that’s over 50 hours of world class ice hockey on NASN this summer.
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 - 20 Feb 2004
In light of recent media reports regarding possible re-allocation of the 2006 IIHF World Championship to another country, the Organizing Committee of Latvia 2006 and the appointed building entrepreneur are underway with the construction of the arena in Riga, which will be the main site of the 70th IIHF World Championship.
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 - 13 Oct 2003
Representatives from Europe’s top seven ice hockey nations, along with the IIHF and its marketing partner Infront Sport & Media, met today in Zurich to discuss the launch of the IIHF Super Six, a competition between the club champions from the top six ranked countries in Europe. Officials representing the national associations and leagues of Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Russia, Switzerland, Sweden and Slovakia were at the meeting.
Ice hockey - 19 Sep 2003
The International Ice Hockey Federation today announced the basics for the format, which will be used for the 2006 Olympic Winter Games ice hockey tournament.
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 - 29 Apr 2003
Infront Sports &Media and the Austrian Ice Hockey Federation (ÖEHV)have agreed a strategic co-operation in respect of the organisation of the 2005 IIHF World Championship Austria to be hosted in the cities of Vienna and Innsbruck.
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 - 24 Apr 2003
The 2003 IIHF World Championship,which starts in Finland on 26 April and runs to 11 May,is expected to attract 450,000 spectators – potentially the highest turnout since the 1997 Championship,which was also in Finland.
Ice hockey - 14 Apr 2003
The Official IIHF World Championship www..ihwc.net is to be launched on 18th April, a week ahead of the start of this year’s World Championship in Finland.
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 - 31 Mar 2003
The International Ice Hockey Federation decided on Sunday, March 30, 2003 to cancel the 2003 IIHF World Women Championship, which were to be held in Beijing, China on April 3 – 9, 2003, due to the increased health risks caused by the SARS pneumonia.
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 - 19 Feb 2003
The group behind the Hala-Sazka Arena in Prague, Czech Republic, has informed the IIHF that it has received a bank loan equivalent of US$ 200 million, which secures the construction of the multi-purpose arena, which will be the main venue of the 2004 IIHF World Championship in the Czech Republic.
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 - 13 Nov 2002
11 November 2002, Zug, Switzerland: KirchSport AG has signed an exclusive television deal with Finnish national broadcaster YLEISRADIO OY (YLE) for the television and radio rights to the IIHF World Championship in ice hockey. The agreement also comprises rights for the EHF European Handball Championships.
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 - 08 Oct 2002
KirchSport AG has signed an exclusive television deal with the Modern Times Group (MTG) covering the rights to the IIHF World Championship in six key ice hockey countries – Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania. This extends a working relationship that has been in place since 1989.
Ice hockey - 23 Sep 2002
KirchSport AG has today announced an extension of its longstanding relationship with Austrian state broadcaster, ORF, with the signing of an agreement that extends coverage of the IIHF World Championship in ice hockey in Austria for a further five years.
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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 23 Apr 2001
Worldzap today announced a partnership with the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) to offer a trial video-based sport service to more than 200 users in Helsinki, Finland during the IIHF World Championships.