TSN’s Iconic SPORTSCENTRE Brand Goes Mobile with the Launch of DIGITAL SPORTSCENTRE
— November 26, 2018
– Daily short-form show is Canada’s only mobile-first daily sports news show –
– DIGITAL SPORTSCENTRE is hosted by Marissa Roberto –
TORONTO (November 26, 2018) – TSN today announced the launch of DIGITAL SPORTSCENTRE, expanding the SPORTSCENTRE brand to provide a fast-paced take on sports news and entertainment available exclusively through TSN’s official Instagram Story. Featuring highlights and trending stories from the world of sports, DIGITAL SPORTSCENTRE is shared daily, beginning today at 3 p.m. ET. The short form show debuts as the first mobile-optimized daily news show in Canada – one of many broadcasting firsts from Canada’s Sports Leader.
“DIGITAL SPORTSCENTRE allows us to evolve our popular SPORTSCENTRE brand to provide the sports news our viewers have come to love in a new, quick and entertaining format,” said Mark Milliere, Senior Vice-President and General Manager, TSN. “Driven by new host Marissa Roberto, DIGITAL SPORTSCENTRE provides a fresh approach for the next generation of sports fans, as TSN continues to set the bar and push boundaries with our content.”
Hosted by Saskatoon native Marissa Roberto, the social-focused show is driven by Roberto, with three-minute segments focused on trending stories from the sports world, along with pop culture and other news.
DIGITAL SPORTSCENTRE joins TSN’s roster of leading sports news and information shows, helmed by Canada’s go-to and most-trusted source for sports news, SPORTSCENTRE, as well as the widely popular SC WITH JAY AND DAN presented by Tim Hortons.
About TSN TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and provides world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN Direct, TSN.ca, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, Champions Live Here as TSN delivers more championship events than any broadcaster in the country. The network’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Spengler Cup, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup™, Premier League, Soccer Canada, CONCACAF Gold Cup, MLB, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, UFC, NCAA March Madness, and Skate Canada and Rugby Canada events. TSN is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.