A media teleconference will be held Monday (Feb. 16) at 1 p.m. ET in advance of the eighth annual Hockey Weekend Across America. Fans wishing to ask questions may do so by tweeting to @usahockey and using the hashtag #AskUSAH.
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This year’s Hockey Weekend Across America celebration is set for Feb. 20-22 across the country, with each day having a theme (Friday – Wear Your Favorite Hockey Jersey Day; Saturday – Try Hockey Day; Sunday – Celebrate Local Hockey Heroes). As part of Hockey Weekend Across America, NBC presents its Hockey Day in America coverage on Sunday. The coverage, which also takes place on the 35th Anniversary of Miracle on Ice, will comprise an NHL tripleheader.