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January 15, 2008 16:16 ET

Shaw Brings Exclusive, Live Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Games to Its Customers

Complete Game Line-up Scheduled for the 2008-09 Season

SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 15, 2008) - Shaw Communications Inc. (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) -

Shaw Cable is proud to announce today that Shaw TV will broadcast live Ontario Hockey League (OHL) coverage of the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds games. The excitement begins on Shaw TV Channel 10 with the Soo Greyhounds facing off against the Niagara IceDogs on January 17, 2008 at the Steelback Centre.

"Shaw is pleased to provide Soo fans with a complete line-up of hockey coverage featuring the Soo Greyhounds," said Peter Bissonnette, President of Shaw Communications Inc. "We look forward to broadcasting the best in local OHL hockey action."

Games scheduled at home and away will be broadcast live throughout the next three months and into the playoffs, providing Soo Greyhounds' fans a chance to watch every game as it happens.

"This partnership brings fans of Sault Ste. Marie closer to the action and allows them to follow not only the Greyhounds, but all of the bright young stars in the league," said David Branch, Commissioner, Ontario Hockey League. "We look forward to growing this partnership into the future."

This is the first time local fans will have access to Soo games on TV, and Shaw TV will air the action for the scheduled 2008-09 season and throughout the playoffs.

About Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified communications company whose core business is providing broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Digital Phone, telecommunications services (through Shaw Business Solutions) and satellite direct-to-home services (through Star Choice) to 3.3 million customers including almost 1.5 million Internet subscribers through a reliable and extensive network, which comprises over 575,000 kilometres of fibre. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR).



The Shaw TV OHL Hockey Schedule includes the following games:

Away Games:

January 17th Niagara
January 20th Brampton
February 3rd Windsor
February 21st Sarnia
February 24th London
March 6th Windsor
March 7th Kitchener
March 9th Sarnia

Home Games:

January 26th Oshawa
January 27th Guelph
February 9th Kitchener
February 10th Guelph
February 15th Mississauga
February 16th Sarnia
February 29th Windsor
March 1st London

Additional games to be determined.

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