WHO: YurView Las Vegas, local origination programming for Southern Nevada, Cox cable channel 96 and 1096 in HD
WHAT: Behind the Vegas Ice, produced by Cox Media in Las Vegas, is an Emmy Award-winning, 10-episode docudrama with exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews that retrace the genesis of the Vegas Golden Knights. Each 30-minute episode features never-before-seen footage that details the arrival of professional ice hockey in Southern Nevada. The docudrama begins with the official announcement of the team name on Nov. 22, 2016. It concludes with the emotional season home opener at T-Mobile Arena on Oct. 10, 2017 and its pregame tribute to One October first responders. Preview Episode 1 titled “Dawn of an Era” by clicking here.
Findlay Toyota, Summerlin, and Born and Raised sports bar are sponsors of this original documentary series.
WHERE: Behind the Vegas Ice will air on three platforms:
1) Cable TV: Cox cable channel 96 and 1096 in HD
. 2) Cox On Demand: Use the Cox remote control to navigate:
Cox Channel 1 => Cox Las Vegas =>; Behind the Vegas Ice
3) Online: Go to www.BehindTheVegasIce.com. Viewing is available to anyone in Southern Nevada with a local internet service provider.
WHEN: Behind the Vegas Ice is available for viewing as follows:
1) Cable TV: Two five-episode marathons shown below:
June 7, Episodes 1-5 back-to-back starting at 9 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. PT
2) Cox On Demand: Programming now available
3) Online: Programming now available
WHY: Interest in the Vegas Golden Knights has accelerated to fever pitch as the first-ever professional sports team in Nevada continues to write and re-write sports history. With each regular season win during its inaugural season, the Vegas Golden Knights have increased its fan base in Southern Nevada and elsewhere. Now, with the Vegas Golden Knights facing-off against the Washington Capitals in the 2018 Stanley Cup Finals, hockey fans are sure to savor re-experiencing the genesis of this remarkable chapter in local sports and NHL history. All 10 episodes originally aired on YurView Las Vegas from Dec. 2016 – Oct. 2017.