OFF THE RECORD WITH MICHAEL LANDSBERG Launches its 17th Season Beginning Today at 5 p.m. ET on TSN

— September 10, 2013

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TORONTO (September 10, 2013) – One of Canada’s longest-running daily series, OFF THE RECORD WITH MICHAEL LANDSBERG , returns for its 17th season beginning today, Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 5 p.m. ET on TSN (encore at 7 p.m. ET on TSN2).  Canada’s king of in-your-face debate returns with the biggest newsmakers in sports breaking down the industry’s most pressing issues.

Also returning for a 17th year is The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, which has sponsored OFF THE RECORD since the show debuted in 1997, making it one of the longest-running sponsorships in Canadian television.

Today’s OFF THE RECORD’s season premiere focuses on the impact of the NFL's retired player settlement for former athletes. Retired NHL enforcers Stu Grimson, Scott Parker along with former U.S. presidential candidate Ralph Nader discuss the agreement, the effect of injuries on athletes following their careers, and what it means for the hockey and sports world.

OFF THE RECORD’s season premiere week is highlighted by the following guests:

  • Wednesday, Sept. 11 – Outspoken NHL analyst Mike Milbury joins Landsberg for season preview; and former professional wrestler Scott Hall discusses his recovery from struggles with addiction
  • Thursday, Sept. 12Toronto Maple Leafs players join Landsberg as OTR visits the team’s training camp
  • Friday, Sept. 13 – The return of famed OTR guest Chael Sonnen; along with Hall of Fame running back and OTR regular Eric Dickerson.

Fans can visit TSN Digital platforms to watch OFF THE RECORD on-demand and access exclusive bonus footage through OTR Extended. In addition to OFF THE RECORD, fans can follow Landsberg’s official Twitter account @heylandsberg.


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