Rogers Secures Final CRTC Approval to Acquire The Score

With the CRTC’s final approval on April 30th, The Score has been officially welcomed to the Rogers Media family and will be rebranded under the Sportsnet umbrella on July 1. Score Media Inc., which has been held in trust since October 19, 2012, has now been integrated with Rogers Media with financial results taking immediate […]

Rogers Going After MLB Network Channel in Canada

Canadian baseball fans could possibly be watching the MLB Network baseball channel starting next April, if Rogers gets its way. The owners of the Toronto Blue Jays have already filled out the application to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to bring the channel to Canada. The new channel would complement the games already […]

Sportsnet inks three year deal with Vancouver Whitecaps FC

Rogers Sportsnet has inked a three-year agreement with Vancouver Whitecaps FC that will see the specialty station broadcast twenty-one regular season matches this season and twenty four games in 2012 and 2013.

For this years campaign, Rogers Sportsnet Pacific and Rogers Sportsnet One will broadcast 20 of the 21 games, all in high definition.

CBC and Rogers to air Women’s World Cup of Soccer

CBC Sports and Rogers Sportsnet announced last week that the two networks will join forces in June to broadcast every match of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup of soccer.

The competition begins Sunday, June 26, with Canada opening the tournament against host Germany, and ends with the final on June 17th.