"The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced Thursday that NBC Chicago and Comcast SportsNet (CSN) will be the official television broadcast partners of the Chicago Fire for the 2012 season. All regionally broadcast Fire matches will be preceded by a 30-minute pregame show. The Fire’s May 26 match will be aired live in Chicago on NBC 5 for the first time in club history. NBC Chicago Nonstop and CSN will air 22 Fire matches over the course of the club’s 15th MLS season. CSN begins its coverage of the Fire for the Men in Red’s first match against MLS newcomers Montreal Impact at Olympic Stadium in Montreal on Saturday, March 17 at 1:00 p.m. CT."