Score Media has launched a free new sports app designed for the Apple iPad.

The broadcaster says its "TheScore iPad Edition" features news, scores, stats and standings from every major sports league plus video and audio content from the company's Television, Radio and web properties.

Early reviews for iPad are quite positive. As of today, 42 out of 87 users on the iTunes Canada app store have given the app a coveted five star rating.

TheScore iPad edition app is now available from iTunes Canada at no charge.

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