Because so many of you have been asking about RDS and their stated plans for online, real-time streaming of Canadiens games. This is from Pat Hickey’s column today:
RDS online plans on hold: This summer, RDS announced plans to stream Canadiens games online so fans across North America and around the world could follow the club. But several fans, including one disappointed ex-pat Montrealer living in Paris, emailed to tell me it isn’t happening. One RDS insider said the network has been so busy preparing for the launch of its high-definition coverage of the Canadiens that the online project was put on hold.