MSG NETWORKS ANNOUNCES PROGRAMMING LINEUP FOR WEEK OF MONDAY, APRIL 13TH

Lineup This Week to Feature Classic NBA and NHL Games from a Different Decade Each
Night, Starting Today with Knicks, Rangers, Islanders and Devils Games from the 1980’s

New York, NY (April 13, 2020) – MSG Networks (NYSE: MSGN) today announced its programming lineup for the upcoming week for both MSG and MSG+, beginning today, Monday, April 13th.

The lineup this week will feature classic Knicks, Rangers, Islanders and Devils games from a different decade each night, starting today with a look back at the 1980’s and continuing with the 1990’s, 2000’s and 2010’s. Throughout the week, viewers will get to relive some of the most iconic sports moments from the court and ice over the last forty years, including Bobby Nystrom’s game-winning overtime goal in Game 6 of the 1980 Stanley Cup Finals that gave the Islanders the first of their four consecutive championships or Jason Arnott’s game-winning double overtime goal in Game 6 of the 2000 Stanley Cup Finals that lifted the Devils to the title. The games during the week will also feature vintage and historic performances from basketball and hockey greats such as Bernard King, Patrick Ewing, Mike Richter, Martin Brodeur and more.

Here’s a look at some of the programming highlights airing this week:

  • Bobby Nystrom’s Stanley Cup-winning overtime goal that gave the Isles their first title in 1980
  • Back-to-back 50-point games from Bernard King in 1984
  • Devils win in 1988 that clinched the franchise’s first-ever playoff berth
  • Classic games from the Rangers’ 1990 Patrick Division Semifinals against the Islanders
  • Dominant performances from Patrick Ewing in games from the early 90’s
  • Martin Brodeur’s 100th career win in 1997
  • Jason Arnott’s Stanley Cup-winning double overtime goal for the Devils in 2000
  • Mike Richter’s 300th career win in 2002
  • Carmelo Anthony’s Knicks debut in 2011 and team-record 62-point game in 2014
  • Islanders comeback victory in the team’s first game back at the Coliseum in 2018

A complete programming lineup for the week on both MSG and MSG+ can be found below, including the schedule for its new remote weeknight talk show, “MSG 150 at Home,” which will first air on MSG at 7pm every Monday through Friday. The programming throughout the week will also be available on MSG GO, MSG Networks’ live streaming and video on demand platform for smartphones, tablets and computers.

MSG SCHEDULE

Monday, April 13th
Top games from the 1980’s

9a                    Rangers vs. Philadelphia – 4/12/86
Rangers score 4 goals in the 3rd to cap a big comeback in fight-filled Game 3 of the Patrick Division Semifinals

11a                  Rangers at Philadelphia – 4/15/86
John Vanbiesbrouk with 34 saves in Game 5 of the Patrick Division Semifinals as the Rangers advance to the 2nd round of the playoffs

1p                    Knicks at San Antonio – 1/31/84
Bernard King in the first of his back-to-back 50-point games against George Gervin, Artis Gilmore and the San Antonio Spurs

3p                    Knicks at Dallas – 2/1/84
Bernard King with his second straight 50-point game in a big win over Dallas

5p                    Knicks vs. Chicago – 10/28/19
Bobby Portis and RJ Barrett each get double-doubles as Knicks grab first win of season 

7p                    MSG 150 At Home (P)

730p                 MSG 150 At Home

8p                    Knicks at San Antonio – 1/31/84
Bernard King in the first of his back-to-back 50-point games against George Gervin, Artis Gilmore and the San Antonio Spurs

10p                  MSG 150 At Home

1030p               MSG 150 At Home

11p                  Rangers vs. Philadelphia – 4/12/86
Rangers score 4 goals in the 3rd to cap a big comeback in fight filled Game 3 of the Patrick Division Semifinals

1a                    Rangers at Philadelphia – 4/15/86
John Vanbiesbrouk with 34 saves in Game 5 of the Patrick Division Semifinals as the Rangers advance to the 2nd round of the playoffs

Tuesday, April 14th
Top games from the 1990’s

9a                    Knicks vs. Detroit – 11/30/91
Patrick Ewing dominates the ‘Bad Boys’ Pistons with 45 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks

11a                  Knicks vs. Orlando – 3/8/93
Patrick Ewing with a monster night over Shaq with 37 points and 17 boards

1p                    Rangers vs. Islanders – 4/5/90
Rangers take fight-filled Game 1 of the Patrick Division Semifinals

3p                    Rangers vs. Islanders – 4/13/90
Mike Gartner nets a hat trick in Game 5 as Rangers advance to the Patrick Division Finals

5p                    Rangers at San Jose – 12/12/19
Artemi Panarin scores a hat trick as the Rangers defeat the Sharks

7p                    MSG 150 At Home (P)

730p                 MSG 150 At Home

8p                    Rangers vs. Islanders – 4/5/90
Rangers take fight-filled Game 1 of the Patrick Division Semifinals

10p                  MSG 150 At Home

1030p               MSG 150 At Home

11p                  Knicks vs. Orlando – 3/8/93
Patrick Ewing with a monster night over Shaq with 37 points and 17 boards

1a                    Knicks vs. Detroit – 11/30/91
Patrick Ewing dominates the ‘Bad Boys’ Pistons with 45 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks 

Wednesday, April 15th
Top games from the 2000’s

9a                    Rangers vs. Phoenix – 10/28/02
Mike Richter wins his 300th career game with the Rangers

11a                  Rangers at Islanders – 3/29/06
Jaromir Jagr with 4 assists, as the Rangers break the single-season club record with 113 points

1p                    Knicks at Lakers – 2/16/03
Allan Houston drops 50 points as the Knicks top Shaq, Kobe and the Lakers

3p                    Knicks vs. Miami – 1/26/07
Jamal Crawford with 52 points as the Knicks beat Shaq, Wade and the Heat

5p                    Knicks at Brooklyn – 12/26/19
The Knicks clamp down on the Nets in Brooklyn in a double-digit road victory

7p                    MSG 150 At Home (P)

730p                 MSG 150 At Home

8p                    Knicks at Lakers – 2/16/03
Allan Houston drops 50 points as the Knicks top Shaq, Kobe and the Lakers

10p                  MSG 150 At Home

1030p               MSG 150 At Home

11p                  Rangers at Islanders – 3/29/06
Jaromir Jagr with 4 assists, as the Rangers break the single-season club record with 113 points

1a                    Knicks vs. Miami – 1/26/07
Jamal Crawford with 52 points as the Knicks beat Shaq, Wade and the Heat

Thursday, April 16th
Top games from the 2010’s

9a                    Knicks vs. Milwaukee – 2/23/11
Carmelo Anthony with 27 points in his Knicks debut

11a                  Knicks vs. Charlotte – 1/24/14
Carmelo Anthony with a team record 62 points

1p                    Rangers at Boston – 3/26/11
Henrik Lundqvist outduels Tukka Rask as the Rangers shutout the Bruins

3p                    Rangers vs. Pittsburgh – 11/11/14
33 save shutout for Henrik Lundqvist as the Rangers beat Crosby and the Penguins

5p                    Rangers at Minnesota – 2/13/20
Mika Zibanejad’s game-tying goal and Artemi Panarin’s shootout skills lead the Rangers

7p                    MSG 150 At Home (P)

730p                 MSG 150 At Home

8p                    Knicks vs. Charlotte – 1/24/14
Carmelo Anthony with a team record 62 points

10p                  MSG 150 At Home

1030p               MSG 150 At Home

11p                  Knicks vs. Milwaukee – 2/23/11
Carmelo Anthony with 27 points in his Knicks debut

1a                    Rangers vs. Pittsburgh – 11/11/14
33 save shutout for Henrik Lundqvist as the Rangers beat Crosby and the Penguins
 

Friday, April 17th
Top games from 2019-20

9a                    Knicks vs. Miami – 1/12/20
Julius Randle and RJ Barrett combine for 49 points as the Knicks beat the Heat

11a                  Knicks vs. Portland – 1/1/20
Led by Mitchell Robinson and Julius Randle, the Knicks kick off the New Year with a win in Carmelo’s return to the Garden

1p                    Rangers vs. Devils – 1/9/20
Tony DeAngelo scores a hat trick as the Rangers take down their tri-state rivals

3p                    Rangers vs. Capitals – 3/5/20
Mika Zibanejad scores five goals as the Rangers top the Capitals in overtime thriller

5p                    Rangers vs. Devils – 1/9/20
Tony DeAngelo scores a hat trick as the Rangers take down their tri-state rivals

7p                    MSG 150 At Home (P)

730p                 MSG 150 At Home

8p                    Rangers vs. Capitals – 3/5/20
Mika Zibanejad scores five goals as the Rangers top the Capitals in overtime thriller

10p                  MSG 150 At Home

1030p               MSG 150 At Home

11p                  Knicks vs. Portland – 1/1/20
Led by Mitchell Robinson and Julius Randle, the Knicks kick off the New Year with a win in Carmelo’s return to the Garden

1a                    Knicks vs. Miami – 1/12/20
Julius Randle and RJ Barrett combine for 49 points as the Knicks beat the Heat

MSG+ SCHEDULE

Monday, April 13th
Top games from the 1980’s

5p                    Devils at Chicago – 4/3/88
Devils clinch their first-ever playoff berth with a John McLean overtime goal

7p                    Islanders vs. Philadelphia – 5/24/80
Bobby Nystrom’s overtime goal in Game 6 give the Islanders their 1st Stanley Cup title

9p                    MSG 150 At Home

930p                 MSG 150 At Home

10p                  Devils vs. Islanders – 4/14/88
Devils clinch their first-ever playoff berth with a John McLean overtime goal

12a                  Islanders vs. Philadelphia – 5/24/80
Bobby Nystrom’s overtime goal in Game 6 give the Islanders their 1st Stanley Cup title

2a                    Devils at Chicago – 4/3/88
Devils clinch their first-ever playoff berth with a John McLean overtime goal

Tuesday, April 14th
Top games from the 1990’s

5p                    Devils vs. Pittsburgh – 3/1/97
Martin Brodeur gets his 100th career win over Mario Lemieux and the Penguins

7p                    Islanders vs. Washington – 11/30/91
Pierre Turgeon has a big night, including a hat trick, to lead the Isles in a route

9p                    MSG 150 At Home

930p                 MSG 150 At Home

10p                  Islanders vs. Rangers – 2/20/92
Pierre Turgeon with a 5-point night as the Isles win big over the Rangers

12a                  Devils vs. Philadelphia – 3/24/98
Martin Brodeur stops the Flyers for his 40th win of the season

2a                    Devils vs. Pittsburgh – 3/1/97
Martin Brodeur gets his 100th career win over Mario Lemieux and the Penguins

Wednesday, April 15th
Top games from the 2000’s

5p                    Devils at Philadelphia – 5/26/00
Patrik Elias with a late 3rd period goal as the Devils eliminate the Flyers in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals

7p                    Islanders vs. Toronto – 4/24/02
Shawn Bates scores on a penalty shot late in the 3rd to give the Isles the win in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals

9p                    MSG 150 At Home

930p                 MSG 150 At Home

10p                  Devils at Dallas – 6/10/00
Jason Arnott with the game-winning goal in the 2nd overtime period of Game 6 to give the Devils the Stanley Cup Championship

12a                  Islanders vs. Toronto – 4/28/02
Isles score 2 goals in the 3rd to force a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals

2a                    Devils at Dallas – 6/10/00
Jason Arnott with the game-winning goal in the 2nd overtime period of Game 6 to give the Devils the Stanley Cup Championship

 

Thursday, April 16th
Top games from the 2010’s

5p                    Devils vs. Florida – 4/24/12
Travis Zajac gets the overtime winner to force a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals

7p                    Islanders vs. Washington – 4/25/15
Islanders top Washington in thrilling fashion in Game 6 of the first round of the playoffs

9p                    MSG 150 At Home

930p                 MSG 150 At Home

10p                  Islanders vs. Columbus – 12/1/18
Isles come roaring back with 3 straight goals in front of a frenzied crowd in their return to the Coliseum

12a                  Devils at Florida – 4/26/12
Adam Henrique scores in double overtime of Game 7 to send the Devils to the 2nd round

2a                    Islanders vs. Washington – 4/25/15
Islanders top Washington in thrilling fashion in Game 6 of the first round of the playoffs

Friday, April 17th
Top games from 2019-20

5p                    Devils vs. Washington – 2/22/20
Damon Severson with a late 3rd period goal to lift the Devils over the Caps

7p                    Islanders at Boston – 12/19/19
Islanders with a big shootout win against the Bruins in Boston

9p                    MSG 150 At Home

930p                 MSG 150 At Home

10p                  Devils vs. St. Louis – 3/6/20
The Devils snapped the defending Stanley Cup Champs 8-game win streak with a big win at The Rock

12a                  Islanders at Boston – 12/19/19
Islanders with a big shootout win against the Bruins in Boston

2a                    Devils vs. Washington – 2/22/20
Damon Severson with a late 3rd period goal to lift the Devils over the Caps

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