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When New York Rangers fans decide to cut the cord, they face a tough choice. The channels that carry NHL games — especially MSG — aren’t always available on every streaming service. Flixed’s guide to watching the New York Rangers will help you pick between fuboTV, Hulu with Live TV, Sling TV, ESPN+, AT&T TV Now, YouTube TV and the NHL.TV app.

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Watch the New York Rangers on fuboTV

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While fuboTV isn’t perfect for hockey fans, it’s a good option for Rangers fans since it carries the regional sports network MSG.

fuboTV Pricing and Packages 

Upgrading from the basic subscription plan gives you premium features and more channels, but the entry-level plan works for Rangers hockey.

Standard
7-day free trial
$54.99/ month

92 channels

2 simultaneous streams

30 hours of DVR space

SHOWTIME

Sports Plus add-on

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Family
7-day free trial
$59.99+/ month

92 channels

3 simultaneous streams

500 hours of DVR space

SHOWTIME

Sports Plus add-on

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Entertainment
7-day free trial
$69.99/ month

92 channels

2 simultaneous streams

500 hours of DVR space

SHOWTIME

Sports Plus add-on

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Ultra
7-day free trial
$79.99/ month

113 channels

3 simultaneous streams

500 hours of DVR space

SHOWTIME included

Sports Plus add-on

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*Note that in order to see the Family, Entertainment, and Ultra plans, you need to first press "Start Free Trial." After you create an account, you'll see all of these plans.

Learn more about fuboTV’s pricing and packages here.

fuboTV Channels

All of the subscription plans include NBC and NBCSN. None of them include the NHL Network. Balancing that out are the 40 sports-only channels that you get alongside the traditional basic cable channels.

Learn more about fuboTV’s channel lineup here.

fuboTV Local Channels & Regional Sports Networks

ABC is the only broadcast network fuboTV doesn’t support. The availability of local stations varies by market, but New York City has all of the other majors — as well as MSG.

Learn more about fuboTV’s local channels here.

fuboTV Supported Devices

You can stream fuboTV on most devices.

  • Living room devices: Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Samsung televisions as well as devices based on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Roku.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS.
  • Game consoles: None.
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome, Explorer, Safari.

You can learn more about fuboTV’s device support here.

fuboTV Simultaneous Streams

Only two devices can be streaming a fuboTV account at the same time unless you get one of the premium plans. Then it’s a three-device limit.

You can learn more about fuboTV’s simultaneous streams here.

fuboTV DVR

You’re capped at thirty hours of recorded content with the entry-level plan, but the premium plans have a three hundred hour limit.

Learn more about fuboTV’s DVR feature here.

fuboTV On-Demand Library

Unlike many streaming services, fuboTV operates its own sports channel. The fubo Sports Network adds on-demand sports news and documentaries.

Learn more about fuboTV’s on-demand library here.

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Watch the New York Rangers on Hulu with Live TV

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Unless your household is all-hockey, all the time, Hulu with Live TV is a great cord-cutting option. A huge on-demand library complements a balanced mix of live TV channels.

Hulu with Live TV Pricing and Packages 

The monthly cost of Hulu with Live TV is competitive given its channel lineup and on-demand library.

Hulu + Live TV
7-Day Free Trial
$54.99/ month

67 Channels

2 simultaneous streams

ESPN and Disney

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Learn more about Hulu with Live TV’s pricing and packages here.

Hulu with Live TV Channels

You can watch hockey games broadcast on NBC and NBCSN. Hulu doesn’t carry the NHL Network or MSG, though, so Rangers fans may want to look elsewhere.

Learn more about Hulu with Live TV’s channel lineup here.

Hulu with Live TV Local Channels & Regional Sports Networks

Hulu’s local TV coverage is pretty good. So is its regional sports coverage. Even though MSG isn’t an option, New Yorkers can watch SportsNet New York and YES.

Learn more about Hulu with Live TV’s local channels here.

Hulu with Live TV Supported Devices

The Hulu app is on most streaming devices.

  • Living room devices: Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Chromecast, Echo Show and Roku.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Certain Samsung, LG and Vizio televisions as well as some devices based on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV or Roku.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS.
  • Game consoles: Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and Xbox 360.
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox and Safari.

For more information about Hulu with TV’s device support, click here.

Hulu with Live TV Simultaneous Streams

You can only stream to two devices simultaneously unless you pay an extra monthly fee. Then you get unlimited streaming on your home network and three devices on the road.

For more information about Hulu with Live TV’s simultaneous streaming, click here.

Hulu with Live TV DVR

The Hulu subscription includes a fifty-hour DVR which you can upgrade to two hundred hours.

For more information about Hulu with Live TV’s cloud DVR, click here.

Hulu with Live TV On-Demand Library

Hulu’s on-demand library puts the other live TV streaming services to shame. You get recent episodes from dozens of extra channels.

For more information about Hulu with Live TV’s on-demand library, click here.

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Watch the New York Rangers on Sling TV

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Sling TV isn’t a full cable replacement service. It’s more appropriate as a complement to traditional over-the-air television. If you still use antennas, then Sling TV is a good way to get a basic cable lineup.

Sling TV Pricing and Packages 

Sling TV promotes the low price of its individual Sling Orange and Sling Blue plans. However, reproducing the basic cable experience requires the combined Orange+Blue plan.

Sling Orange
Limited time offer
$20.00/ month

30+ channels

ESPN

$20 for your first month

1 simultaneous stream.

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Sling Blue
Limited time offer$20.00/ month

45+ channels

ESPN

$20 for your first month

3 simultaneous streams

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Sling Orange + Blue
Limited time offer
$35.00/ month

50+ channels

ESPN

$35 for your first month

4* simultaneous streams

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* You get 1 stream for Sling Orange channels and up to 3 simultaneous streams for Sling Blue channels.

Learn more about Sling TV’s pricing and packages here.

Sling TV Channels

Whether you get the combo plan or just Sling Blue, you’ll get NBCSN. You have to pay for the Sports Extra expansion pack to get the NHL Network.

Learn more about Sling TV’s channel lineup here.

Sling TV Local Channels & Regional Sports Networks

Sling TV does a horrible job with local stations and regional sports channels. New Yorkers can watch the local broadcast from NBC and Fox, but not ABC or CBS. MSG is not available with Sling TV.

Learn more about Sling TV’s support for local channels here.

Sling TV Supported Devices

Many devices have the Sling TV app.

  • Living room devices: Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Facebook Portal and Roku.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Models based on Android TV, Amazon Fire TV and Roku. Also, certain models from LG and Samsung.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Amazon Fire tablets, Android and iOS.
  • Game consoles: Xbox One and Oculus Go.
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome and Edge.

For more information about Sling TV device support, click here.

Sling TV Simultaneous Streams

Confusingly, while Sling Blue has a three-stream limit, Sling Orange only works with one device at a time.

Learn more about Sling TV’s simultaneous streaming here.

Sling TV DVR

Sling TV once charged a separate fee for its DVR feature but now includes it with all plans. However, you only get ten hours of recording capacity. You must pay extra to get fifty hours of DVR storage.

Learn more about Sling TV’s DVR here.

Sling TV On-Demand Library

Each channel contributes its usual content to the Sling TV on-demand library.

Learn more about Sling TV’s on-demand library here.

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Watch the New York Rangers on ESPN+

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The NHL lets ESPN+ stream a few games every season. With all of the other sports the streaming service carries, it may still be a worthwhile addition.

ESPN+ Pricing and Packages 

The low monthly fee lets you watch games that don’t air anywhere else.

ESPN+
Monthly Plan
$4.99/ month

NHL and MLB games

Exclusive distributor of UFC PPV events.

ESPN+ Originals

3 simultaneous streams

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ESPN+
Annual Plan - 2 Months Free!
$49.99/ Year

NHL and MLB games

Exclusive distributor of UFC PPV events.

ESPN+ Originals

3 simultaneous streams

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Learn more about ESPN+ pricing and packages here.

ESPN+ Channels

You use the ESPN app to watch ESPN+ content. This gives you access to a limited amount of content from the other ESPN channels. With a pay-TV subscription, you can unlock all of ESPN’s content.

ESPN+ Supported Devices

Most streaming platforms have the ESPN app.

  • Living room devices: Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku and Xaomi Mi TV.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Models based on Android TV, Amazon Fire TV and Roku. Also, certain models from LG and Samsung.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Amazon Fire tablets, Android and iOS.
  • Game consoles: Xbox One and Oculus Go.
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome and Edge.

For more information about ESPN+ device support, click here.

ESPN+ Simultaneous Streams

Your ESPN+ account supports three simultaneous streams.

Learn more about simultaneous streaming on ESPN+ here.

ESPN+ DVR

Unfortunately, ESPN+ does not have a DVR feature.

Learn more about Sling TV’s DVR here.

ESPN+ On-Demand Library

Although you can’t record games, ESPN+ will have replays of most games available in its on-demand library.

Learn more about the ESPN+ on-demand library here.

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Watch the New York Rangers on YouTube TV

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YouTube TV established itself with cord-cutters by being the best at streaming local TV stations.

YouTube TV Pricing and Packages 

For $50 per month, YouTube TV gives you 70 channels and a premium set of features.

Learn more about YouTube TV’s pricing here.

YouTube TV Channels

The NHL Network is not available with YouTube TV, but you do get NBC and NBCSN. Otherwise, YouTube TV is a good alternative to cable.

Learn more about YouTube TV’s channel lineup here.

YouTube TV Local Channels & Regional Sports Networks

The local stations for every major broadcast network are available in every TV market in the US. YouTube TV supports regional sports networks from NBC and Fox. In New York, you get SportsNet and YES but not MSG.

Learn more about YouTube TV’s local channels here.

YouTube TV Supported Devices

Every streaming platform has the YouTube app.

  • Living room devices: Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Certain models from HiSense, LG, Samsung, Sharp and Vizio as well as televisions based on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Roku.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS.
  • Game consoles: Xbox One.
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome.

Learn more about YouTube TV’s device support here.

YouTube TV Simultaneous Streams

YouTube TV lets three devices stream at the same time.

Learn more about simultaneous streaming on YouTube TV here.

YouTube TV DVR

YouTube TV’s DVR is the best on the market. Not only is its capacity unlimited, not only do recordings last for nine months, but as many as six people can have their own DVR library.

Learn more about YouTube TV’s cloud DVR features here.

YouTube TV On-Demand Library

Content from YouTube is also available through the app.

Learn more about YouTube TV’s on-demand library here.

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Watch the New York Rangers on AT&T TV Now

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AT&T TV Now is the rebranded version of DirecTV Now. Hockey fans will appreciate the fact that this streaming service carries all of the channels with NHL games. What they won’t like is the cable-like pricing.

AT&T TV Now Pricing and Packages 

All six of AT&T TV Now’s plans include NBC and NBCSN, but you’ll have to get one of the two most expensive plans to get the NHL Network. The Xtra plan costs $124 per month and the Ultimate plan costs $135 per month.

Plus
7-day free trial
$50.00/ month

45+ channels

2 simultaneous streams

20 hours of DVR space

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Max
7-day free trial
$70.00/ month

60+ channels

2 simultaneous streams

20 hours of DVR space

HBO + Cinemax
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*Note that AT&T TV Now offers several other plans that are hidden until you click to sign up.

Learn more about AT&T TV Now’s pricing and packages here.

AT&T TV Now Channels

The primary advantage of an AT&T TV Now subscription is its deep lineup of cable channels. As long as you’re willing to pay, you’ll get more channels than with any other streaming service.

Learn more about AT&T TV Now’s channel lineup here.

AT&T TV Now Local Channels & Regional Sports Networks

AT&T TV Now’s ability to stream local channels and regional sports networks varies from market to market. While many streaming services provide zip code lookup tools, AT&T TV Now’s hasn’t worked since early 2019. You’ll have to sign up for the free trial to find out what channels you get.

Learn more about AT&T TV Now’s local channels here.

AT&T TV Now Supported Devices

Most streaming devices have the AT&T TV Now app. However, Roku owners are out of luck. Relations between the two companies hit the skids in early 2020 and Roku dropped AT&T’s app.

  • Living room devices: Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and Chromecast.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Samsung televisions as well as devices based on Amazon Fire TV and Roku.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS.
  • Game consoles: None.
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome and Safari.

You can learn more about AT&T TV Now’s device support here.

AT&T TV Now Simultaneous Streams

As long as you’re paying AT&T TV Now at least $65 per month, you can have as many as three devices streaming the service at the same time.

Learn more about simultaneous streaming on AT&T TV Now here.

AT&T TV Now DVR

In 2020, AT&T TV Now dramatically upgraded its cloud DVR from only 20 hours of storage to 500 hours. The only requirement is that you pay at least $65 per month for your service.

Learn more about AT&T TV Now’s DVR feature here.

AT&T TV Now On-Demand Library

On-demand content is available from every content provider.

Learn more about AT&T TV Now’s on-demand library here.

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How to Watch the New York Rangers on Amazon Fire TV

You can watch the New York Rangers on Amazon Fire TV with one of these streaming services: fuboTV, Hulu with Live TV, Sling TV, ESPN+, AT&T TV NowYouTube TV and the NHL.TV app.

How to Watch the New York Rangers on Roku

You can watch the New York Rangers on Roku with one of these streaming services: fuboTV, Hulu with Live TV, Sling TV, ESPN+YouTube TV and the NHL.TV app.

How to Watch the New York Rangers on Apple TV

You can watch the New York Rangers on Apple TV with one of these streaming services: fuboTV, Hulu with Live TV, Sling TV, ESPN+, AT&T TV Now, YouTube TV and the NHL.TV app.

Watch the New York Rangers on NHL.TV

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Since so many streaming services’ support for hockey is wanting, die-hard hockey fans may want to join NHL.TV. For $25 a month or $145 a season, you can watch most regular-season games. The streams come through in high definition and sixty frames per second.

The most popular streaming platforms have the NHL app.

  • Living room devices: Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV and Roku.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Televisions based on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, or Roku
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS.
  • Game consoles: PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
  • Desktop browsers: Any modern browser.

Chris Casper is a former tech industry product manager who escaped from California for New Mexico. Now he writes about science and tech while searching for the perfect green chile sauce.