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Can you see what I can't?

The NHL has hit a new low with its television package on New Year's Day.

"Every hockey fan" is supposed to have a chance to watch the NHL Winter Classic, but that is not the case.

The local Indianapolis NBC affiliate has chosen to show the game on an 'alternate' feed, one that is not available in this city.

The NHL's battle for respect in the United States will NEVER make progress with NBC and Versus involved.

As a Center Ice subscriber, the Winter Classic will be the only game unavailable to me this year.

What a joke.

Kevin Lanke, Greencastle, Ind.

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