Canada’s Most-Watched Trade Deadline Day Broadcast #TRADECENTRE airs Live on TSN February 26 Beginning at 8 a.m. ET

— February 21, 2018

– TSN’s industry-leading team of Hockey Insiders and experts including Bob McKenzie, Darren Dreger, and Pierre LeBrun deliver every trade along with analysis and breaking #TRADECENTRE news throughout the day –
– Broadcast is complemented by local coverage on TSN Radio stations across Canada, with analysis and updates also available on and TSN’s social media platforms –
– The 2018 Chevrolet Good Deeds Cup winning team to be revealed live during the TRADECENTRE broadcast –

TORONTO (February 21, 2018) – After months of speculation, Trade Bait lists, and in-depth team analysis, NHL Trade Deadline Day is almost here. Breaking down every deal throughout the day is TSN’s industry-leading team of Hockey Insiders and experts during TRADECENTRE (#TradeCentre) – the network’s signature, 10-hour live broadcast event on Monday, Feb. 26 beginning at 8 a.m. ET on TSN. Extensive coverage will also feature prominently on, TSN Radio’s eight stations across Canada and on TSN’s social media platforms (see below for a complete list of accounts). TSN was the first broadcaster to deliver comprehensive, full-day coverage of NHL Trade Deadline Day, beginning in 2000 and is consistently chosen by Canadians as their #1 choice for hockey news and analysis. Last year’s TRADECENTRE attracted a total of 1.7 million Canadian viewers, representing an audience more than double that of its closest competitor. Led by host James Duthie, TSN’s wall-to-wall TRADECENTRE coverage includes a high-profile and respected team of Insiders, analysts, former NHL players, coaches, general managers, reporters, and correspondents including: With breaking news and instant analysis of every transaction, as well as interviews with players, GMs, and coaches, TRADECENTRE also features frequent updates from SPORTSCENTRE’s Bureau Reporters, who are onsite with nine different teams, including every Canadian franchise. This in-depth coverage is mixed with special guests and a full slate of entertaining surprises, as well as the live reveal of the 2018 Chevrolet Good Deeds Cup winning team. “We pride ourselves on being informative, but also have plenty of fun,” said James Duthie, TSN hockey host. “We like to show off the hidden talents of our crew, whether it’s their musical ability, acting, or even llama wrangling. It’s a very strange, and kind of awesome, unofficial Canadian holiday.” “I’ve been privileged to be part of our TradeCentre coverage for the last 18 years and work with our incredibly talented group of reporters and analysts,” said Bob McKenzie, TSN Hockey Insider. “Along with the customary in-depth analysis and spontaneous moments, I’m also looking forward to unveiling our 2018 Chevrolet Good Deeds Cup winner live during the broadcast.” Hockey fans can stay informed on all their favourite teams and players during the multi-platform coverage of Trade Deadline Day. and the TSN GO app provide on-the-go, live streaming access to TSN’s TRADECENTRE broadcast, and include the following highlights:
  • The fan-favourite features of Trade Tracker, delivering real-time updates on every trade as it happens
  • Trade Bait, featuring complete stats, cap hits, and key information on players who could be on the move
  • TSN Senior Hockey Reporter Frank Seravalli proposes a number of potential team fits for players with TradeCentre Match Game, and outlines every NHL team’s wish list with Trade Deadline Team Needs
  • TSN Hockey Analytics’ stats guru Scott Cullen takes a comprehensive look at each team’s Deadline Day situations with Trade Deadline Playbooks, and also breaks down TRADECENTRE transactions from a fantasy and statistical perspective
For in-depth locally-focused news during TRADECENTRE, fans can tune in to TSN Radio stations across the country, with each station featuring extensive coverage of Deadline Day focused on the local NHL team in their market. Fans across the country can also listen live at and via the TSN GO and iHeartRadio apps. Fans can also follow along through the network’s official social media platforms Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat. Follow along with all the biggest deals, and join the conversation with other hockey fans tuned into #TradeCentre. also rounds up all the social media buzz, debuts original artwork, and highlights viral content from across Trade Deadline Day.

Source: Numeris

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