NHL Launches Stanley Cup Video Promotion, 'Canada's SuperFan,' Sponsored by Bud Light and Powered by Onstream Media - Expansion in User-Generated Video Content Opens New Channel of Fan

Involvement & Advertising Supported Content with the NHL -



    POMPANO BEACH, Fla., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Onstream Media
 Corporation (Nasdaq:   ONSM), a leading online service provider of live and
 on- demand, digital media communications and applications, today announced
 a partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL) to provide instant
 video uploading and delivery services as part of a new user generated video
 promotion entitled, "Canada's SuperFan," sponsored by Bud Light.
     The NHL employed part of Onstream Media's Digital Media Services
 Platform (DMSP) which provides a comprehensive suite of tools that automate
 the uploading, transcoding, hosting and streaming of both user-generated
 video content as well as professional video productions over the Internet.
 Onstream's DMSP automatically supports a wide variety of media player
 formats and end-user devices and connection bandwidths to ensure a
 universal, high- quality digital media experience.
     "Adding rich social media capabilities, like user-generated video
 submissions, is an ideal way for the NHL and its sponsors to develop and
 extend their relationship with fans," said Randy Selman, president and
 chief executive officer of Onstream Media. "Needless to say, we're excited
 to be working with the NHL and look forward to extending our relationship
 and providing even greater new media capabilities, such as video search,
 indexing, encoding and ad insertion capabilities to more effectively
 monetize their content and increase viewer stickiness over time."
     The contest encourages Canadian residents to upload personal videos
 onto the NHL Connect community site, located at
 http://fans.nhl.com/nhl_connect/Canadas_Superfan, showing why they should
 be considered Canada's most blatant NHL Super Fan. The individual with the
 winning video entry will receive a trip for two, accommodations, air travel
 and two tickets to attend Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
     You must be 21 years of age or above and a resident of Canada,
 excluding Quebec, to enter the contest which is open now through May 22,
 2007. Additional prizes are awarded for 2nd and 3rd place contestants,
 along with weekly prize drawings. To learn more about the contest and how
 to submit a video, along with the ground rules, go to
 http://fans.nhl.com/nhl_connect/Canadas_Superfan.
     "The NHL is constantly looking for new and innovative ways to engage
 its loyal fans and attract new fans," said Keith Ritter, President, NHL
 Interactive CyberEnterprises. "Thanks to Onstream Media and Bud Light, the
 contest provides another exciting avenue for the NHL to interact with our
 fans on a completely new level."
     About the NHL
     The National Hockey League, founded in 1917, is the second-oldest of
 the four major professional team sports leagues in North America. Today,
 the NHL consists of 30 Member Clubs, each reflecting the League's
 international makeup, with players from more than 20 countries represented
 on team rosters. According to a Simmons Market Research study, NHL fans are
 educated, tech- savvy and the youngest of all of the fans of any other
 professional sport. The NHL entertains more than 100 million fans each
 season in-arena and through its partners in national television (VERSUS,
 NBC, TSN, CBC, RDS, RIS, NASN, NHL Network and HDNet) and radio (Westwood
 One, Sirius and XM Radio). Through the NHL Foundation, the League's
 charitable arm, the NHL raises money and awareness for Hockey Fights
 Cancer, Hockey's All-Star Kids and NHL Diversity, and supports the
 charitable efforts of all NHL players. For more information on the NHL, log
 on to NHL.com.
     At The Company:
     Kerry McGovern
     Publicist
     National Hockey League
     1251 Ave of the Americas | New York, NY 10020
     phone: 212.789.2172 | cell: 206.226.5566
     email: kmcgovern@nhl.com
     About Onstream Media:
     Onstream Media Corporation is a leading online service provider of live
 and on-demand internet video, corporate web communications and content
 management applications. Onstream Media's pioneering Digital Media Services
 Platform (DMSP) provides customers with cost effective tools for encoding,
 managing, indexing, and publishing content on the Internet. The DMSP
 provides our clients with intelligent delivery and syndication of video
 advertising, and supports pay-per-view for online video and other rich
 media assets. The DMSP also provides an efficient workflow for transcoding
 and publishing user- generated content in combination with social networks
 and online video classifieds. Onstream Media also provides live and
 on-demand webcasting, webinars, web and audio conferencing services. Almost
 half of the Fortune 1000 companies and 78% of the Fortune 100 CEOs and CFOs
 have used Onstream Media's services.
     Onstream Media customers include: AOL, AAA, AXA Equitable Life
 Insurance Company, Dell, Disney, MGM, Deutsche Bank, Rodale, Inc.,
 Televisa, Thomson Financial/CCBN, PR Newswire and the U.S. Government. For
 more information, visit Onstream Media at http://www.onstreammedia.com or
 call 954-917-6655.
     Certain statements in this document and elsewhere by Onstream Media are
 "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such information includes, without
 limitation, the business outlook, assessment of market conditions,
 anticipated financial and operating results, strategies, future plans,
 contingencies and contemplated transactions of the company. Such
 forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are
 subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which
 may cause or contribute to actual results of company operations, or the
 performance or achievements of the company or industry results, to differ
 materially from those expressed, or implied by the forward-looking
 statements. In addition to any such risks, uncertainties and other factors
 discussed elsewhere herein, risks, uncertainties and other factors that
 could cause or contribute to actual results differing materially from those
 expressed or implied for the forward- looking statements include, but are
 not limited to, fluctuations in demand; changes to economic growth in the
 U.S. economy; government policies and regulations, including, but not
 limited to those affecting the Internet. Onstream Media undertakes no
 obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statements, whether as a
 result of new information, future events or otherwise. Actual results,
 performance or achievements could differ materially from those anticipated
 in such forward-looking statements as a result of certain factors,
 including those set forth in Onstream Media Corporation's filings with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission.
     Media Relations
     Beth Amorosi
     FastLane Communications
     917-208-7489
     bamorosi@fast-lane.net
 
     Investor Relations:
     Gary Geraci
     Equity Performance Group
     617-723-2373
     gary@equityperfgp.com
 
 

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