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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, Playstation Vue, 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 probably the best option for Rangers fans. Out of all of the streaming services, fuboTV is the only one that 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

SIGN UP
Ultra
7-day free trial
$79.99/ month

113 channels

3 simultaneous streams

500 hours of DVR space

SHOWTIME included

Sports Plus add-on

SIGN UP
*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 has all of the 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 any 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.

Free 7-day Trial

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Watch the New York Rangers on Hulu with Live TV

Hulu
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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
$44.99/ month

67 Channels

2 simultaneous streams

ESPN and Disney

SIGN UP

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.

Free 7-day Trial

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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 

To reproduce the basic cable experience, you’ll need to get both Sling Blue and Sling Orange.

Sling Orange
Free Roku Deal
$25.00/ month

34 channels

ESPN

Free Roku Express

1 simultaneous stream.

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Sling Blue
Free Roku Deal$25.00/ month

49 channels

ESPN

Free Roku Express

3 simultaneous streams

SIGN UP
Sling Orange + Blue
Free Roku Deal
$40.00/ month

56 channels

ESPN

Free Roku Express

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 NBC, but that’s it.

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, 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 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

If you want Sling TV’s DVR feature, you will have to pay extra.

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.

Free 7-day Trial

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Watch the New York Rangers on ESPN+

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

SIGN UP

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.

Annual Plan - 2 Months Free!

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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.

Plus
7-day free trial
$50.00/ month

45+ channels

2 simultaneous streams

20 hours of DVR space

HBO
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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

Getting all three national channels that carry NHL games can cost you as much as $135 per month.

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.

  • Living room devices: Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku.
  • 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

Every plan limits you to two simultaneous streams unless you pay for a third stream.

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

AT&T TV Now DVR

No matter how much you pay AT&T, you only get a twenty-hour capacity on the DVR.

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.

Free 7-day Trial

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Watch the New York Rangers on PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue
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PlayStation Vue is one of the better streaming services. Available on every streaming platform, it offers a good balance of price, features and channel selection.

PlayStation Vue Pricing and Packages 

Every subscription plan includes NBC and NBCSN, but the entry-level plan does not include the NHL Network.

Access
5-Day Free Trial
$44.99/ month

50 channels

5 simultaneous streams*

ESPN and Disney

Premium sports

EPIX and FXM

HBO and SHOWTIME

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Core
5-Day Free Trial
$49.99/ month

75 channels

5 simultaneous streams*

ESPN and Disney

Premium sports

EPIX and FXM

HBO and SHOWTIME

SIGN UP
Elite
5-Day Free Trial
$59.99/ month

96 channels

5 simultaneous streams*

ESPN and Disney

Premium sports

EPIX and FXM

HBO and SHOWTIME

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Ultra
5-Day Free Trial
$79.99/ month

98 channels

5 simultaneous streams*

ESPN and Disney

Premium sports

EPIX and FXM

HBO and SHOWTIME

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* You get 3 streams to use in-home or out-of-home streams and 2 extra streams to use in-home.

Learn more about PlayStation Vue’s pricing and packages here.

PlayStation Vue Channels

The channel lineup of each subscription plan offers a solid mix of entertainment, sports, news and lifestyle channels.

Learn more about PlayStation Vue’s channel listing here.

PlayStation Vue Local Channels & Regional Sports Networks

Support for local channels and regional sports networks on PlayStation Vue is pretty good. Unfortunately for Rangers fans, PlayStation Vue does not carry MSG.

Learn more about PlayStation Vue’s local channels here.

PlayStation Vue Supported Devices

PlayStation Vue is available on every streaming platform — except the Xbox.

  • Living room devices: Apple TV, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and Roku.
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Televisions based on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Roku.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android, Amazon Fire Tablets and iOS.
  • Game consoles: PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4.
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Microsoft Edge.

Learn more about PlayStation Vue’s device support here.

PlayStation Vue Simultaneous Streams

Premium features come standard with PlayStation Vue. You can have five devices streaming at the same time.

Learn more about simultaneous streaming on PlayStation Vue here.

PlayStation Vue DVR

There is no limit to how much you can record to the cloud DVR, although the recordings expire after four weeks.

Learn more about PlayStation Vue’s DVR feature here.

PlayStation Vue On-Demand Library

You get extra content from Sony’s studios on top of the content provided by each channel in the lineup.

Learn more about PlayStation Vue’s on-demand library here.

Free 5-day Trial

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Watch the New York Rangers on YouTube TV

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 it’s 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.

Free 7-day Trial

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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 Now, Playstation Vue, YouTube 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+, AT&T TV Now, Playstation Vue, 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, Playstation Vue, 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.