This is the note for NHL Center Ice on Directv Website: Additional Details *To access DIRECTV HD programming, HD equipment required. Number of HD channels based on package selection. MSNBC not available in HD. **Some interactive services may require a phone line connection and/or an additional service fee. For full Mix Channel and interactive functionality, a D10 (or later) model interactive DIRECTV Receiver is required. Sports subscriptions cannot be canceled, transferred, refunded, or credited (in part or in whole) after the season starts. To receive sports programming, a DIRECTV subscription is required and all DIRECTV Receivers must be continuously connected to the same land-based phone line. Sports subscriptions automatically continue each season at special renewal rates, provided DIRECTV carries these services, unless subscriber calls to cancel prior to the start of the season. NHL, Center Ice and the image of the Stanley Cup are registered trademarks and the NHL Shield, word mark Stanley Cup and Center Ice logo are trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. ©NHL 2013. All Rights Reserved. DIRECTV and the Cyclone Design logo are registered trademarks of DIRECTV, LLC. What are they talking about?