0
Video

MTG renews Nordic deal with Canadian ice hockey league

Monday 20 July 2015 | 11:57 CET | News
Modern Times Group (MTG) and the Canadian National Hockey League (NHL) have announced a five-year partnership renewal that includes broadcast and online exclusivity for NHL ice hockey games in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. MTG has also reached an agreement with the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) and the NHL to broadcast the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Modern Times Group
Countries: Denmark / Finland / Norway / Sweden
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Get ice hockey league and team buy carbon offset credits

Published 23 May 2019 12:09 CET | Norway
Telia Norway subsidiary Get said the national ice hockey team and league that it sponsors, Get Ligaen, have tied up with climate ...

Telia is Finnish Elite ice hockey league partner 2018-19

Published 05 May 2017 14:21 CET | Finland
Telia Finland said it will be the media partner for the Finnish Elite League in ice hockey, called Liiga, from 2018-2019 as part ...

ExteNet Systems extends deal with AHL

Published 01 Feb 2016 16:02 CET | United States
US-based distributed network provider ExteNet Systems announced its renewed agreement with the American Hockey League (AHL) as ...

Swedes prefer subscription to transactional streaming

Published 10 Nov 2015 12:31 CET | Sweden
Swedish consultancy Mediavision said three out of four 15-74-year-olds in Sweden now use online streaming services to listen to ...

MTG says new digital ops help lift Q3 revenue

Published 22 Oct 2015 14:14 CET | World
Modern Times Group (MTG) said sales in the third quarter of 2015 rose to SEK 3.819 billion from SEK 3.669 billion on the back of ...

MTG wins rights to Spanish, Italian, French football

Published 13 Oct 2015 10:28 CET | Scandinavia
MTG acquired the exclusive broadcast and online rights across the Nordic region, including Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland, ...

UPC Cablecom to sponsor Spengler Cup ice hockey tournament

Published 24 Sep 2015 10:25 CET | Switzerland
UPC Cablecom announced that it is to sponsor the Spengler Cup ice hockey tournament. The provider will also appear as a data ...

Aptilo supplies Wi-Fi service for Swedish Hockey League

Published 18 Sep 2015 12:03 CET | Sweden
Aptilo Networks said its service management platform is enabling venue Wi-Fi services for the Swedish Hockey League in twelve ...

Netflix dominates Swedish streaming TV market in Q2

Published 26 Aug 2015 12:23 CET | Sweden
US streaming providers Netflix and HBO Nordic have taken a good chunk of the Swedish television market, said Swedish consultancy ...

MTG sheds 300 staff, sees SEK 700 mln Q3 restructuring cost

Published 24 Aug 2015 12:03 CET | World
Modern Times Group (MTG) said it proposes to reduce its staff by approximately 300 net positions in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and ...

Rostelecom becomes telecom partner of ice hockey league

Published 21 Aug 2015 23:19 CET | Russian Federation
Russian national operator Rostelecom has become a telecomunications partner of the Continental Ice-Hockey League (KHL). The ...

MTG lifts Q2 profit from continuing ops, mulls Russian plans

Published 21 Jul 2015 11:56 CET | World
Modern Times Group (MTG) reported second quarter sales of SEK 4.155 billion compared with SEK 4.109 billion a year earlier and ...

MTG invests in Europe's Zoomin.TV

Published 20 Jul 2015 08:56 CET | Europe
MTG acquired 51 percent of Zoomin.TV, an online video entertainment network, content production and advertising sales house. This ...

MTG invests in Splay to accelerate expansion

Published 10 Jul 2015 08:55 CET | Scandinavia
MTG increased its shareholding in Splay, a multi-channel network in Scandinavia, to 81 percent from 49 percent by buying more ...

MGTS adds HD version of KHL TV

Published 06 Jul 2015 13:25 CET | Russian Federation
Russian regional fixed operator MGTS, working in the city and region of Moscow, has introduced the HD version of Russian ...

3 Sweden offers 2 months' free access to MTG's Viaplay

Published 02 Jul 2015 12:19 CET | Sweden
Hutchison Whampoa unit 3 Sweden said it is offering two months' free access to Viaplay, the streaming service from Modern Times ...

MTG appoints new management team members

Published 20 May 2015 12:23 CET | Eastern Europe
Modern Times Group (MTG) has made changes to its management structure, in order to further integrate the group's activities. ...

LMT airs ice hockey world cup over mobile TV

Published 01 May 2015 13:07 CET | Latvia
Latvian mobile operator LMT has introduced the opportunity to watch matches from the ice hockey World Cup tournament via mobile ...

MTG Q1 net sales rise 1% at constant forex rate

Published 22 Apr 2015 11:57 CET | World
Modern Times Group (MTG) said net sales in the first quarter of 2014 rose to SEK 3.701 billion from SEK 3.597 billion in the same ...

Get continues to sponsor Norwegian ice hockey

Published 15 Apr 2015 12:01 CET | Norway
Get said it will remain the main sponsor of the Norwegian elite ice hockey league for the next five years, after signing a new ...

MTG launches Viasat Sport Finland, airs Champions League

Published 15 Apr 2015 11:49 CET | Finland
Modern Times Group (MTG) said it will show every match from the UEFA Champions League men's football tournament in Finland for ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

08 Mar Smith Micro Q4 2020
10 Mar MTN FY results
10 Mar Verizon Investor Day
11 Mar Comtech Telecommunications Q2
11 Mar Gogo Q4 2020
11 Mar Technicolor FY results
11 Mar T-Mobile US analysts day
12 Mar RTL Group Q4 2020
12 Mar Mobilezone Q4 2020
12 Mar AT&T analysts day
::: More Calendar Items