PHF ANNOUNCES 2021-22 BROADCAST SCHEDULE ON TWITCH

by Paul Krotz

30 Regular Season Games to Stream Internationally Live on Twitch.tv/thePHF

November 5, 2021 (Brooklyn, N.Y.) – The Premier Hockey Federation today announced a 30-game international broadcast schedule for the 2021-22 regular season on Twitch at Twitch.tv/thePHF.

Both games of the opening weekend rematch of the 2021 Isobel Cup Final launch this year’s live international broadcast coverage on Twitch. The defending champion Boston Pride can be seen a league-high 13 times this season on Twitch followed by last year’s finalists the Minnesota Whitecaps in 11 games, and the reigning regular-season winning Toronto Six who are also featured 11 times including the very first home opener in franchise history on November 20 against Connecticut. The Whale appear on Twitch nine times throughout the season, with both the Buffalo Beauts and Metropolitan Riveters playing their first of eight games on the Twitch international schedule starting December 11.

During the 2021 season, the PHF increased its following on Twitch by 260% year-over-year accumulating two millions views. Fans collectively watched 15.7 million minutes of live PHF content and logged over 130,000 chat messages during live games. The PHF continued making history on Twitch during the off-season by live-streaming a trio of events for the first time including an awards show, amateur draft, and inaugural international draft. The popular interactive talk show “Open Ice” featuring PHF personalities will continue again this season with a schedule and details to be announced at a later date.

2021-22 PHF Broadcast Schedule on Twitch

Saturday November 6, 2021
7:00 PM Minnesota Whitecaps at Boston Pride

Sunday November 7, 2021
1:00 PM Minnesota Whitecaps at Boston Pride

Saturday November 13, 2021
2:00 PM Boston Pride at Connecticut Whale

Saturday November 20, 2021
2:00 PM Connecticut Whale at Toronto Six
8:00 PM Boston Pride at Minnesota Whitecaps

Saturday December 4, 2021
3:00 PM Minnesota Whitecaps at Connecticut Whale
7:00 PM Toronto Six at Boston Pride

Saturday December 11, 2021
2:00 PM Metropolitan Riveters at Toronto Six
8:00 PM Buffalo Beauts at Minnesota Whitecaps

Saturday December 18, 2021
6:00 PM Boston Pride at Metropolitan Riveters
8:00 PM Toronto Six at Minnesota Whitecaps

Sunday December 19, 2021
1:00 PM Connecticut Whale at Buffalo Beauts

Saturday January 8, 2022
7:00 PM Boston Pride at Buffalo Beauts

Sunday January 9, 2022
2:00 PM Minnesota Whitecaps at Toronto Six

Saturday January 15, 2022
1:00 PM Metropolitan Riveters at Connecticut Whale

Sunday January 16, 2022
2:00 PM Buffalo Beauts at Toronto Six

Saturday January 22, 2022
4:00 PM Toronto Six at Connecticut Whale
7:00 PM Minnesota Whitecaps at Buffalo Beauts

Sunday January 23, 2022
1:00 PM Metropolitan Riveters at Boston Pride
1:30 PM Toronto Six at Connecticut Whale

Saturday February 5, 2022
7:00 PM Connecticut Whale at Boston Pride

Saturday February 12, 2022
7:00 PM Metropolitan Riveters at Buffalo Beauts

Saturday February 19, 2022
8:00 PM Metropolitan Riveters at Minnesota Whitecaps

Saturday February 26, 2022
2:00 PM Toronto Six at Metropolitan Riveters
7:00 PM Buffalo Beauts at Boston Pride

Sunday February 27, 2022
1:00 PM Buffalo Beauts at Boston Pride

Saturday March 5, 2022
8:00 PM Connecticut Whale at Minnesota Whitecaps

Saturday March 12, 2022
2:00 PM Boston Pride at Toronto Six

Sunday March 13, 2022
2:00 PM Boston Pride at Toronto Six
2:00 PM Minnesota Whitecaps at Metropolitan Riveters

All game times are Eastern. Select times have changed since original schedule release in August to accommodate top of the hour broadcasts. 

About Premier Hockey Federation (PHF)
The PHF is the leading home of professional women’s hockey in North America. Established in 2015 as the National Women’s Hockey League, the NWHL rebranded to become the PHF in 2021 and maintains the mission to provide strong role models and fuel the continued growth of the sport. The league is made up of the Boston Pride, Buffalo Beauts, Connecticut Whale, Metropolitan Riveters, Minnesota Whitecaps, and the Toronto Six who all compete annually for the Isobel Cup. For more information visit premierhockeyfederation.com.