SAINT PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Swarm today announced that all nine of the team’s home games in 2014 will be rebroadcast on 45TV for the third consecutive season.
The Swarm will be celebrating their 10th season of professional box lacrosse in the NLL in 2014 and make their home debut at The Hive Sunday, Jan. 19 during a 2 p.m. CT matchup against the Philadelphia Wings at Xcel Energy Center.
Fans can watch delayed broadcasts of Swarm home games on 45TV during select Sundays at 4 p.m. throughout the 2014 NLL season. Joe Moore (play-by-play) and Brad Scibak (color commentary) will comprise the broadcast team.
“We are excited to partner with 45TV again this season to rebroadcast all 2014 Swarm home games for our fans and those who maybe haven't yet experienced The Hive,” said Matt McCormack, Director of Brand Marketing for the Minnesota Swarm. “The Swarm is one of the few teams in the National Lacrosse League with this strong of a local television partnership and we are thrilled to continue to work with 45TV to promote the team and the sport of lacrosse for years to come. Joe Moore and Brad Scibak have both been active with the game for years and will provide the fans with a great viewing experience.”
“We are once again excited to partner with the Minnesota Swarm,” said Susan Wenz, Station Manager for 45TV. “We look forward to a winning season with this great local franchise and bringing the excitement of lacrosse to our viewers!”
Swarm fans looking to lock up 2014 Season Tickets can take advantage of a Buy 2, Get 2 at 25% offer. By purchasing two season tickets at full price, fans can add an additional two tickets for 25% off. Call 1-888-667-9276 for purchasing information.
45TV, the Twin Cities only independent television broadcast station, debuted September, 2000. Owned and operated by Hubbard Broadcasting, 45TV joined KSTP-TV (5 Eyewitness News) as Minnesota's first "duopoly": two stations owned by the same broadcasting company in a designated market area. In addition to being the only fully independent free over-the-air UHF television station, 45TV Offers unique local and syndicated programming as well as local sports and entertainment.
|Date||Opponent||Delayed Broadcasts (Games air at 4 p.m. CT)|
|Sunday, Jan. 19||vs. Philadelphia||Sunday, Jan. 26|
|Saturday, Feb. 8||vs. Calgary||Sunday, Feb. 9|
|Saturday, Feb. 15||vs. Edmonton||Sunday, Feb. 16|
|Sunday, March 16||vs. Toronto||TBD|
|Sunday, March 23||vs. Buffalo||TBD|
|Friday, April 4||vs. Rochester||Sunday, April 6|
|Saturday, April 12||vs. Buffalo||Sunday, April 13|
|Saturday, April 19||vs. Colorado||Sunday, April 20|
|Saturday, April 26||vs. Toronto||Sunday, April 27|
*Dates and times are subject to change