Halifax, Nova Scotia - Fans of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers will face-off Tuesday night as Eastlink delivers a special broadcast of a Round One game from the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs on CBC to viewers across Atlantic Canada.
Eastlink Digital Cable customers can catch Game Four of CBC's broadcast of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 21, 2009, on digital cable channel 539 at 8:00 p.m. (AST). Eastlink, the CBC and CHEX TV are working together to ensure viewers have access to the next game in this exciting series.
"We are pleased to be working with CBC to provide this game to our customers - particularly those fans of Atlantic Canada fan favourite and local hockey hero - Sidney Crosby," says Ian Lezama, Director of Marketing, Eastlink. "Through investments in our network we have the flexibility to deliver the best viewing experience, which in this case means more hockey."
The game will be broadcast across the majority of Eastlink service areas in Atlantic Canada where Eastlink Digital Cable is available.
Fans of the Vancouver Canucks and St. Louis Blues don't have to worry about missing Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinal series as it airs on the CBC National Network at 9:00 p.m. (AST).
For information on game availability or Eastlink Digital Cable visit Eastlink.ca.
Operating from its headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the fifth largest cable company in Canada and was the first to offer customers local telephone service over a state-of-the-art digital network. Eastlink is one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies with more than 900 employees who provide a range of communications, entertainment & advertising services to residential, business and public sector customers across the Atlantic Provinces. For more information on Eastlink products and services, please visit www.eastlink.ca
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