Programming note: Panthers-Sharks coverage starts Thursday at 7 p.m. with Sharks Pregame Live on Comcast SportsNet California
A four-part behind-the-scenes series leading up to the Sharks-Kings outdoor game will premiere on Feb. 3 on the Epix Network, the NHL announced on Wednesday.
Further episodes will air in each week on Feb. 10, Feb. 17 and Feb. 24. The game will be played at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara on Feb. 21.
Viewers will be able to stream each episode live as it premiers at 10 p.m. PST at www.epix.com.nhl and nhl.com, as well as various other digital platforms.
The series, entitled Road to the NHL Stadium Series, will begin taping in mid-January according to a Sharks spokesman.
The network will also be producing a behind-the-scenes show leading up to the Winter Classic, featuring the Blackhawks and Capitals. The premiere for Road to the NHL Winter Classic is on Dec. 16.
According to the NHL, “the series will provide viewers an intimate look at these athletes -- in their professional and personal settings, capturing all the action, drama, heartaches, and triumphs as they unfold.”