Any hope of the new NBC Sports Network picking up the World Junior Championships appears to be out the window. USA Today’s Kevin Allen reports that NHLN and USA Hockey are extending their deal
USA Hockey expected announce today it has reached agreement for NHL Network to continue broacasting its WJC games through 2018.
With that, hopefully we’ll get some news on the broadcasters for this year’s coverage.
UPDATE Here’s the official statement from USA Hockey with the broadcast schedule. Matt Rosen, Dave Starman and Rob Simpson will make up this year’s broadcast team.