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NHL® Center Ice®

Follow your favorite teams and players all season long, with up to 40 out-of-market games per week. Get the best seats in the house with NHL Center Ice.

All prices, packages and programming subject to change without notice. NHL Center Ice automatically continues at a special renewal rate each year provided DISH carries this service, unless you call to cancel prior to the start of the season. NHL Center Ice is non-refundable, non-pro-ratable and nontransferable once the season begins. Restrictions apply to compatible DISH antennas and receivers. May not be available in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, or USVI. Games subject to local blackout. Games in high definition require HD receiver. Subscriptions subject to applicable sales tax. Commercial locations require an appropriate license agreement. Blackouts and other restrictions apply.

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NHL Center Ice

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Watch the most NHL Hockey with the NHL CENTER ICE package on DISH. NHL CENTER ICE is a regular season package that provides subscribers with games from outside their local viewing area. Follow your favorite teams and players all season long, even if you don’t live in the same city as them.

With up to 14 out-of-market games per night you are sure to find the best live game for you. Don’t miss another hit, goal, or overtime winner.

The 2018-19 NHL Center Ice package has ended. Please check back in September for package information for the 2019-2020 season.


Frequently Asked Questions

Is NHL CENTER ICE the right package for me?

The NHL CENTER ICE package is the perfect package for hockey fans living outside of their favorite team's local area, (like a Chicago Blackhawks fan living in Detroit or a Boston Bruins fan in Tampa). It gives you access to all of your team's games, even if you live across the country.

Are you a fan of more than one team? Do you want to watch as many hockey games as possible this season? The NHL CENTER ICE package is perfect for you! With up to 14 live games a night, NHL CENTER ICE brings you the most hockey possible.

Am I able to watch NHL CENTER ICE on my mobile device?

Yes! Your subscription also includes access to NHL.TV so you can watch every out-of-market game live or on demand on over 400 supported devices.

How do I begin using my NHL CENTER ICE subscription on my mobile device?

  1. First, make sure you subscribe through DISH
  2. Go to www.nhl.com/activate
  3. Click "Select Your Pay TV Provider"
  4. Select DISH from the drop down and click "Next"
  5. You'll be redirected to the DISH login page – enter your DISH login credentials
  6. After signing in with your DISH credentials, you should see a "Success!" message
  7. Visit nhl.tv or open the NHL app on your mobile device to view live or archived games

That’s it! Once these steps are completed, your subscription will be activated for use on your mobile device.

How long does my NHL CENTER ICE subscription last?

Your NHL CENTER ICE subscription lasts for one season and covers all out of market regular season NHL games.


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