NBCSN Presents MLS Cup Playoff Eastern Conference Championship Saturday at 7:30PM

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November 19th, 2013

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via press release:

NBCSN PRESENTS MLS CUP PLAYOFF EASTERN CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP BETWEEN SPORTING KC & HOUSTON DYNAMO SATURDAY AT 7:30 P.M. ET

 

 

Stamford, Conn. – November 19, 2013 – NBCSN presents the second leg of the 2013 Major League Soccer Eastern Conference Championship between the Houston Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET (series tied 0-0). The team that scores the most goals on Saturday advances to MLS Cup to play either Real Salt Lake or Portland Timbers.

 

The second-seeded Sporting KC host the fourth-seeded Dynamo after a scoreless draw in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Championship. The Houston Dynamo have defeated Sporting KC in the playoffs the last two post-seasons.

 

COMMENTATORS: NBC Sports Group’s lead MLS announcer John Strong will call Sporting KC-Houston. Strong will be joined by analyst and former U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino and host Russ Thaler.

 

NBC SPORTS LIVE EXTRA

 

NBC Sports Live Extra — NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets — will stream NBCSN’s Eastern Conference Championship coverage. NBCSN coverage will be available via “TV Everywhere,” the media industry’s effort to make quality content available to authenticated customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.

 

For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.

 

Coverage airing on NBC will live stream to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra. NBCSN will live stream to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra, and to the digital platforms of participating cable, satellite, and telco services, via “TV Everywhere,” which is available on an authenticated basis to subscribers of participating MVPDs.

 

About NBC Sports Group’s Soccer Coverage

 

NBC Sports Group’s networks and platforms are leading destinations for soccer fans in the U.S. Its soccer portfolio includes Major League Soccer (MLS), U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Team matches, the men’s and women’s Olympic soccer tournaments, and the Premier League. NBCUniversal, via the NBC Sports Group, is the home for all 380 Premier League matches, as well as comprehensive shoulder programming. NBCUniversal’s Telemundo and mun2 also provide comprehensive Spanish-language soccer coverage. Both channels will air Premier League matches, as well as serve as the U.S. Spanish-language home for the FIFA World Cup from 2015 through 2022. Online, ProSoccerTalk on NBCSports.com provides comprehensive coverage of the sport, from the Premier League to MLS to the U.S. National Team and other key international soccer stories.

 
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