Nashville, Tenn. (September 17, 2014) — FOX Sports Tennessee and the Nashville Predators today announced that the network will televise 75 regular-season games during the 2014-15 NHL season, an increase of five more games televised by FOX Sports Tennessee over the 2013-14 season. Seventy-three games will be televised on FOX Sports Tennessee, while two games will be seen on sister network SportSouth.
FOX Sports Tennessee’s coverage begins with the Predators regular-season opener on Thursday, Oct. 9 against the Ottawa Senators at 8:00 p.m. ET. Other highlights from the FOX Sports Tennessee schedule include three games against Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings, three games against the Chicago Blackhawks, and two games against the former Central Division rival Detroit Red Wings.
Play-by-play announcer Pete Weber returns for his 17th season calling the Predators action alongside Stu Grimson, who will move into a new role as analyst. Joining Weber and Grimson will be Lyndsay Rowley, the Predators new rinkside reporter.
Also new this season, FOX Sports Tennessee is adding Predators LIVE! pregame shows prior to all home game and select road game telecasts with host Mark Howard and analyst Terry Crisp; Predators LIVE! postgame coverage will follow each game hosted by Howard and Crisp. FOX Sports Tennessee will also air Predators Snapshot, offering behind-the-scenes team coverage throughout the season.
A complete FOX Sports Tennessee/SportSouth schedule of Nashville Predators can be found here.
About FOX Sports Tennessee
The FOX Sports regional networks serving the Southeast – FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Tennessee, FOX Sports Carolinas and SportSouth - collectively reach more than 13 million cable and satellite households in seven states across the Southeast. They are the television home of the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Dream, Atlanta Hawks, Carolina Hurricanes, Charlotte Hornets, Charlotte Hounds, Memphis Grizzlies, Nashville Predators, Cincinnati Reds, Indiana Pacers, New Orleans Pelicans, and St. Louis Cardinals, as well as the Atlantic Coast Conference, Conference USA, Southeastern Conference, and Big 12 Conference. Combined, the four networks produce more than 750 live local events and televise more than 1400 live local events each year. For more information, please visit
FOXSportsSouth.com, FOXSportsTennessee.com, and FOXSportsCarolinas.com.