Articles Tagged ‘Sportsnet’
Stanley Cup Playoffs game two up 181% from 2016
After a Canada-free post-season in 2016, ratings have unsurprisingly rebounded.
Less commercial time, more Canadian hockey
Rogers Media’s Scott Moore and Anthony Attard detail the media co’s plans for the Canada-heavy first round of the NHL playoffs.
Player integrations rule 2017 Blue Jays season on Sportsnet
VP of integrated sales Anthony Attard with details on new partners and how existing sponsors have upped their game.
Oikos targets hockey and music lovers for new launch
After targeting nighttime snackers last year, Danone Canada adds grains to its Greek offering.
ICYMI: Dan Aykroyd to appear on Workin’ Moms; Facebook tests job postings
In case you missed it: The Saturday Night Live alumnus will appear as Catherine Reitman’s father on the CBC’s newest comedy and Facebook could be taking on LinkedIn.
Molson, NHL and Sportsnet partner on VR program
The beer company has sponsored a series of six hockey games that will be broadcast in VR.
Sportsnet posts a noteworthy November
Scott Moore, president of Sportsnet and NHL properties at Rogers on the assets that propelled the brand last month.
World Series ends on a win for Sportsnet
The game seven match is the most-watched World Series game in the history of the network.
Jays sweep clinches viewership milestone for Sportsnet
The team’s Sunday night match against the Rangers pulled in the most average viewers for 2016 to date on the channel.
Jays wild wildcard ride breaks records
The team also posted record regular season ratings for Sportsnet, with 78 games breaking one million average viewers.
More than 15 million Canadians saw World Cup of Hockey
An average audience of 2.2 million tuned in to see Team Canada take the top spot on Sportsnet.
Rogers Media overhauls magazine division
Multiple titles are going digital-only, while others are reducing print frequency, as the media co doubles-down online.