Radio & Television

MLSE wants to crack open sports genre

GATINEAU – Sounding an awful lot like they’d be very interested in morphing one or both of LeafsTV and RaptorsTV into a more general purpose sports channel, Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment brass told the CRTC today that the sports TV genre in Canada is plenty strong – and able to withstand unfettered competition. Given the myriad sports channels already in existence and the massive amount of sports content available on the web, MLSE’s COO Tom Anselmi and SVP broadcast Chris Hebb said the company’s pair of team-branded category two digi-nets must be able to stretch beyond their narrow genres...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.