Live broadcasting of DEL play-offs

the sportsman media group has signed an agreement with Eversport Media Inc. to provide coverage of Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) play-off games, thereby ensuring live broadcasting of the play-offs in the USA.

From now on, all current DEL play-offs shown live on ServusTV will be broadcast in the USA on the platform. All highlights of individual games will also be available on

Lutz Tigges, Director of Media Rights at the sportsman media group, commented: “We are delighted that DEL play-offs can now also be viewed in the USA. We know that there are a great many ice hockey fans in the USA who are also interested in what is happening in Europe. Now they can follow the exciting DEL play-off games with Eversport Media. This is a great development for the DEL and its clubs.”

the sportsman media group has been responsible for the global marketing of live streaming rights of the DEL on all technological platforms since the 2012/13 season. The broadcasting station on German free-to-air television is ServusTV. streams other live DEL games and highlights of all DEL games. In addition, ARD and ZDF provide comprehensive coverage of all match days in the form of in-depth summaries on programmes such as ARD-Sportschau, ZDF-Sportreportage, Tagesschau, Morgenmagazin and Mittagsmagazin, as well as on programmes shown on ARD’s regional TV stations.