Former Tampa Bay Lightning coach Rick Tocchet to be TV analyst for Comcast
Former Tampa Bay Lightning coach Rick Tocchet said he will be a studio analyst for Comcast's coverage of the first-round playoff series between the Flyers and Devils. Tocchet said he will be with host Al Morganti and provide analysis before and after games and between periods. He said it is his second go-round as an analyst, having worked for Canada's Rogers Sportsnet two years ago.
Also, Lightning play-by-play announcer Rick Peckham will be doing play-by-play for Versus. Peckham will work Games 1, 2 and 5 of the Red Wings-Coyotes series, and Games 3, 4 and 6 of the Canucks-Kings series, with more to be announced.