Articles Tagged ‘Sportsnet’

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NBA hits a viewer and sponsorship high in Canada

New Canada-specific deals include Bell, Molson-Coors and OLG.

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Sportsnet, APTN make hockey history

The upcoming Plains Cree-language broadcast is part of a larger push by the sports media brand to be more inclusive.

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ICYMI: Just For Laughs picks a new chief exec

Plus, Sportsnet offers a new pricing model for SVOD and Corus picks up another podcast.

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Sportsnet Radio adds a new morning host

Format director Dave Cadeau says the station is aiming for inclusivity and to make all fans, even casual ones, feel included.

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Bart Yabsley steps into president’s chair at Sportsnet

The appointment comes five months after former Sportsnet president Scott Moore left the role.

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ICYMI: Sportsnet preps for Trade Deadline

Plus, CMA and NABS have partnered to raise awareness, and a radio veteran has joined The New Classical.

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ICYMI: BuzzFeed Canada unionizing

Plus, BBC’s Life Below Zero is coming to Canada and more.

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ICYMI: Shopify’s new platform, Chatelaine’s new EIC

Plus, all the details for the All Stars Weekend broadcast.

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Scott Moore on sports, balance and ‘storming the castle’

The outgoing Sportsnet president helped build the network into a specialty behemoth. Now, he says, it’s time to step back.

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Sportsnet plays hardball, acquires Vancouver Canadians

Despite a saturated market, Sportsnet 650 program director Craig MacEwen says the station is on the rise.

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Sportsnet makes a major update to its OTT offering

Sportsnet Now’s new “plus” tier will feature access to more than 500 additional games.

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Scott Moore to step down at Sportsnet

After eight years and numerous massive deals, including the 12-year NHL broadcast deal, Moore will leave the top post.

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ICYMI: Paul Romanuk leaves Sportsnet

Plus, a country music heavyweight comes to Corus Radio.

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Sportsnet extends its brand to bricks-and-mortar

The brand has put its name on the restaurant that overlooks the field at the Rogers Centre as a way to get up close and personal with sports fans.

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ICYMI: Sportsnet vet departs; Rogers names new EICs

Plus, Facebook and Instagram’s new tools could lead to people using the networks less.