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Jun 04, 2013, 18:16 ET

Fueling the Hard Core Sports Fan From Every Angle: Sportsnet Unveils Sportsnet 360

- Sportsnet's The Score to be rebranded Sportsnet 360 - - New logo, sets, animation package and enhanced ticker debut on July 1- - Sportsnet 360...

Apr 21, 2013, 18:58 ET

Team Howard and Team Muirhead Claim Victory at the Players' Championship

- Coldwater, ON's Team Howard defeats Winnipeg's Team McEwen 4-3 in men's final - - Scotland's Team Muirhead first European team to win Grand Slam...

Apr 03, 2013, 18:22 ET

Sportsnet Delivers Highest Blue Jays Audience in Network History

- Last night's Opening Night broadcast attracted network's highest Blue Jays audience ever with 1.4 million viewers - - More than 4 million...

Mar 28, 2013, 09:47 ET

Trades, Scoops, Steals & Deals - Anytime, Anyhow, Anywhere: Sportsnet Presents HOCKEY CENTRAL Trade Deadline, April 3

- 10 hours of live Trade Deadline coverage across Sportsnet, sportsnet.ca, Sportsnet 590 The FAN, Sportsnet 960 The FAN, and Sportsnet Mobile App...

Mar 06, 2013, 09:10 ET

Sportsnet Unveils Re-designed Website, Optimized for any Digital Platform

- New sportsnet.ca first and only sports website in Canada using responsive design - - State-of-the-art technology married with premium sports...

Feb 22, 2013, 14:13 ET

Sportsnet Launches Completely Re-Designed Mobile App for iPhone and iPad

- Sportsnet's newly-enhanced, best-in-class app for iOS is designed for the serious sports fan - - Features include elegant new look and feel,...

Feb 12, 2013, 10:56 ET

Sportsnet and Vancouver Canucks Announce 10-Year Multiplatform Broadcast Rights Extension Through 2022/23

- Sportsnet and Canucks bolster long-standing partnership with landmark multiplatform agreement including television, online and mobile,...

Feb 05, 2013, 17:04 ET

Four-Time World Series Champion Jack Morris Joins Sportsnet as Blue Jays Baseball Analyst

-Sportsnet Blue Jays Spring Training Schedule Announced; 33 games on radio and online- TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Welcome back, Jack.  A...

Jan 27, 2013, 16:25 ET

Team Stoughton Captures Title at The National

- Winnipeg's Team Stoughton defeats Team McEwen 8-2 in an all-Manitoba final, takes home $23,000 of event's $100,000 purse - - Team Koe maintains...

Dec 16, 2012, 19:26 ET

Team Howard Runs the Table at The Canadian Open, Captures Title

- Team Howard defeats Team Jacobs 3-1 in exciting final, caps off perfect 8-0 tournament record - - $100,000 purse awarded to Team Howard, becomes...

Nov 18, 2012, 17:56 ET

Team Koe and Team Homan Crowned Champions at The Rogers Masters

- Team Koe defeats Team Cotter 7-5 in thrilling men's final - - Team Homan goes undefeated and secures 8-3 win against Team Carey in women's final...

Nov 14, 2012, 17:20 ET

Sportsnet Announces $1 Million Bonus for Grand Slam of Curling

TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - The stakes for the 2012-13 Grand Slam of Curling just got a lot higher as Sportsnet today announced a $1...

Sep 12, 2012, 13:51 ET

Sportsnet to Broadcast 2012 ING New York City Marathon, Nov. 4; Nick Kypreos Trades in Skates for Running Shoes to Participate

- Sportsnet to air historic race for the first time in network's history, Sunday, Nov. 4 - - Former New York Ranger and Sportsnet hockey analyst...

Aug 30, 2012, 13:46 ET

Sportsnet Purchases Grand Slam of Curling; Launches New Events Division

- Sportsnet to own and operate all aspects of the Grand Slam of Curling - - Builds on Sportsnet's diverse portfolio of assets and enhances...

Mar 27, 2012, 08:50 ET

On TV, Radio, Digital, Mobile and in Print; Sportsnet has all the Bases Covered with Multiplatform Coverage of the Entire 2012 Toronto Blue Jays Season

- Every game broadcast on Sportsnet and Sportsnet 590 The Fan; 30-minute pre-game show Blue Jays Central to air prior to every game - -Live...

Sep 08, 2008, 01:00 ET

Innovative 'Thursday Night Football' Returns to Comcast SportsNet

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast SportsNet West, home of leading local sports coverage including the NBA Sacramento Kings,...

Sep 20, 2007, 01:00 ET

New Era of Boston Celtics Basketball Begins on Comcast SportsNet

BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Excitement reigns for Celtics fans, and the campaign for a 17th NBA title will be seen on Comcast...

Aug 31, 2007, 01:00 ET

'Thursday Night Football' Presented by Farmer's Insurance Debuts on Comcast SportsNet

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- A groundbreaking era in Northern California sports begins this fall when Comcast SportsNet West's...

Aug 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

Comcast SportsNet Garners 15 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award Nominations

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast SportsNet, the leader in sports coverage, news and analysis in the Philadelphia region, was honored...

May 21, 2007, 01:00 ET

Comcast SportsNet, Portland Trail Blazers Announce A New Regional Sports Network

PORTLAND, Ore., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast SportsNet President Jon Litner and Portland Trail Blazers Executive Vice President, Business...