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Versus picks up option to televise games for three more years

Updated: January 22, 2008, 9:12 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Versus has picked up an option to televise NHL games for three more years.

"We're very pleased to continue our association with them," NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly wrote in an e-mail Tuesday.

Terms of the deal were not immediately available.

The cable network, formerly known as OLN, began televising NHL games during the 2005-06 season. It paid $65 million for the first year, $70 million for the second, and exercised a $72.5 million option for this ...

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