Hockey Season is Back in Business on NBC (VIDEO)

Tune in alert as the simmering and dormant NHL season is back in ction with NBC sports - with coverage kicking off this Saturday.

NBC chatted with "Inside The Glass" analyst Pierre McGuire about the challenges of this year’s shortened season, who the teams to look for are, and why hockey fans should be excited!

NBC drops the puck on its coverage at 3 p.m. ET on Saturday, January 19 with NHL Live, featuring the Stanley Cup champion L.A. Kings’ banner raising.

Following the ceremony, NBC offers regional coverage of the Kings hosting the Chicago Blackhawks (puck drop at 3:25 p.m. ET) and the Philadelphia Flyers hosting the Pittsburgh Penguins (3:35 p.m. ET).

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