On Demand: Staples vs. Fairfield boys ice hockey

FCIAC Boys Hockey Playoffs

Our free live broadcast has ended. You can watch the game on demand here.

The Staples Wreckers and the Fairfield Mustangs meet in the second FCIAC boys ice hockey playdown game Saturday at 6:30 p.m., live on the HAN Network.

A live link will be added here before faceoff. Saturday’s hockey coverage is online only.

The Fairfield co-op is seeding fifth, 7-4 in the FCIAC. The fourth-seeded Wreckers are 7-3-1 in the conference and won the clubs’ meeting Jan. 31, 9-6.

The winner will face top-seeded Greenwich Wednesday night at the Darien Ice House in the semifinals.

The other semifinal pits second-seeded Ridgefield against Darien, which eliminated New Canaan 5-2 in Saturday’s first quarterfinal game. Both semifinals can be viewed on the HAN Network Wednesday, as can Saturday’s FCIAC championship game.

Saturday’s coverage from the Darien Ice House wraps up at 8:30 p.m. with the FCIAC girls hockey final between No. 1 Greenwich at N0. 2 New Canaan

How To Watch

HAN Network’s live sports coverage begins at least 10 minutes before the games’ scheduled start. There are a few different ways you can watch the HAN Network:

Mobile: Watch the games, local news, politics and entertainment programming on your iPhone or Android phone with the HAN Network app. Download it here.

Due to changes by our app developer, if you have our HAN Network app and aren’t receiving notifications before live events, you may need to delete and reinstall the app.

Online: All HAN Network broadcasts are available live at HAN.Network and our affiliate websites, including FCIAC.net and all the other HAN Network local news websites.

On your Smart TV: It’s easy to watch HAN Network broadcasts on your smart televisions or with Apple TV, Roku(search for Hersam Acorn on Roku’s YouTube channel) Amazon’s Firestick or Google’s Chromecast.

On demand: After the the live broadcast ends, the game is then available on demand to HAN Network subscribers. Due to processing time, It may take up to three hours after the conclusion of the game until the game is ready for viewing.

Schedule: Here’s our sports and news broadcast schedule.

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