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Has anyone noticed News 1130 is referencing "Sportsnet Radio" as the leadin to their twice-hourly sports reports? Canada's all-sports television networks -TSN and Rogers Sportsnet -are engaged as willing warriors in the radio industry as well.
http://www.vancouversun.com/enterta...holders+reds/4548909/story.html#ixzz1IOLCnIxC

Looks like they are starting this in Vancouver where they have a News station but no sports station. Rogers has a few other signals like this so got to think this will be a national change.
 

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I am sure 680 News in Toronto has been doing it as well. This is more-so for the non Calgary/Toronto markets that don't have a sports radio station operated by Rogers but do have an all-news station. So aside from CKWX, I am looking at CKGL, CIWW, CKNI-FM, CJNI-FM at CHNI-FM specifically.
 

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I haven't noticed it on 570 News in Kitchener, but I only listen to them for a half hour or so some night as I drive by and they have ESPN on, with their sports reports. During their newscasts that I do hear, they don't really separate their sports reports from the news, just a quick "in sports, the Leafs won and the Raptors lost" kind of thing.
 
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