Turner Gets Second NHL TV Rights Package, Bringing Live Sports to HBO Max

WarnerMedia's streaming service gets live streaming and simulcast rights in the deal

a hockey player holding the stanley cup above his head
Turner Sports will have rights to half of the Stanley Cup playoffs each year as part of the NHL deal. Dave Sandford/Getty Images

Turner Sports has struck a deal for the NHL’s second TV rights package, which also brings live sports to parent company WarnerMedia’s streaming service HBO Max for the first time.

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