May 06, 2016 · A huge tilt on day one of the World Hockey Championships, as Canada and the USA clash in Russia. You can watch the game online using the NBC Sports Live Extra app. Apr 23, 2014 · NBC Sports Live Extra to Stream Games Online and on Mobile Devices COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - NBC Sports Network will live broadcast all of Team USA's preliminary round games at the 2014 International Ice Hockey Federation Men's World Championship that begins May 9 in Minsk, Belarus. NBCSN is an American pay television channel that is owned by the NBC Sports Group division of NBCUniversal.It originally launched on July 1, 1995, as the Outdoor Life Network (OLN), which was dedicated to programming primarily involving fishing, hunting, outdoor adventure programs, and outdoor sports. In fact, hockey broadcasting on a national scale was spotty prior to 1981; NBC and CBS held rights at various times, but neither network carried anything close to a full schedule, even carrying only selected games of the Stanley Cup Finals. From 1971–1995, there was no exclusive coverage of games in the United States. The official schedule of the NHL including date, Eastern Time, access to tickets, TV network, and video highlights.