TSN’s Ottawa Senators 2018-19 Regional NHL Broadcast Schedule Features Live Coverage of 55 Regular Season Games

— September 13, 2018

– Regular season coverage begins with Ottawa’s home opener against Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN5, TSN.ca, and the TSN app –
– As the team’s official radio broadcaster, TSN 1200 Ottawa delivers live coverage of every Sens game –

TORONTO (September 13, 2018) – TSN, Canada’s Sports Leader, today announced its regional broadcast schedule for the Ottawa Senators’ 2018-2019 NHL season, including five pre-season and 55 regular season games. TSN’s regular season coverage begins with the Sens’ season opener at home against Chicago on Thursday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN5 and for TSN and TSN Direct subscribers in the Sens’ designated broadcast region on TSN.ca and the TSN app, with comprehensive coverage on TSN 1200 Ottawa. The complete Ottawa Senators broadcast schedule can be found at TSN.ca. Highlights of the 2018-19 SENS ON TSN broadcast schedule include:
  • Five pre-season games, beginning with a home game vs. the Atlantic Division-rival Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m. ET.
  • The team’s first game back from the NHL All-Star break as perennial All-Star Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins host the Sens on Friday, February 1 at 7 p.m. ET.
  • The Sens travel to Washington to take on the Stanley Cup Champion Capitals Tuesday, February 26 at 7 p.m. ET.
Broadcast Team TSN’s coverage of the SENS ON TSN feature award-winning play-by-play announcers Gord Miller and Chris Cuthbert, alongside analysts Ray Ferraro, Jamie McLennan, and Mike Johnson. Contributing insight and analysis on the Sens throughout the season is TSN’s Ottawa Bureau Reporter Brent Wallace, who delivers news and reports for SPORTSCENTRE and across TSN’s slate of programs and platforms. TSN’s acclaimed hockey panel features host James Duthie and Hockey Insider Darren Dreger, with Bruce Garrioch returning for Question Period. TSN 1200 Ottawa As the team’s official radio broadcaster, TSN 1200 Ottawa delivers live coverage of every Sens game. Calling all games is play-by-play announcer Dean Brown and analyst Gord Wilson. TSN 1200 also features pre-game, intermission, and post-game coverage with TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie, hosts Ian Mendes and Lee Versage, and analysts Todd White, Shawn Simpson, Brendan Bell, Brad Smyth, and Chris Stevenson. Fans can also turn to the station for extensive Sens talk throughout the day, including TGOR in the morning with John Rodenburg and Steve Warne; IN THE BOX with Steve Lloyd and Todd White; and THE DRIVE in the afternoon with Ian Mendes and Shawn Simpson (visit TSN1200.ca for complete radio broadcast schedule). TSN.ca and the TSN App TSN has the Ottawa Senators covered from every angle across its websites, app, and social media channels, featuring the following highlights:
  • Up-to-the-minute breaking news, scores, game recaps, and more
  • Live streaming of games in the team’s regional market on TSN.ca and the TSN app
  • Daily comprehensive coverage of the league, including analysis from TSN Hockey’s Insiders, TSN's Senior Hockey Reporter Frank Seravalli, and Wallace and Mendes
  • Highlights, recaps, and must-see moments from around the league
  • Fantasy picks, projections, and analysis from TSN’s Scott Cullen
  • Photos, videos, and content posted across TSN’s official social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, and Instagram
  • BarDown.com rounds up all the viral moments and social media reaction from the new season
SENS ON TSN TSN’s package of regional Sens games are available on TSN5, TSN.ca, and the TSN app to TSN and TSN Direct subscribers that live in the team’s designated broadcast region as defined by the NHL, which includes Eastern Ontario, Québec, and Atlantic Canada. Hockey on TSN TSN is home to the Winnipeg Jets, Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators, and Toronto Maple Leafs as part of its package of 190+ regional NHL regular season games. TSN delivers 60 Jets games on TSN3, 50 Canadiens games on TSN2, 55 Senators games on TSN5, and a slate of Leafs games on TSN4, all in the teams’ respective designated broadcast regions. TSN complements its live hockey coverage with Canada’s fan-favourite hockey news and information programming, featuring the hockey world’s most trusted team of Hockey Insiders and analysts. TSN’s industry-leading hockey programming includes SPORTSCENTRE, THAT’S HOCKEY, and the network’s slate of signature NHL specials including TRADECENTRE, FREE AGENT FRENZY, FANTASY DRAFT, TOP 50 PLAYERS, and BOB MCKENZIE’S PRE-SEASON DRAFT RANKING. Champions Live Here as TSN is also the exclusive broadcaster of Hockey Canada, delivering marquee international events such as the IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, IIHF WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP, IIHF ICE HOCKEY U18 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, IIHF ICE HOCKEY U18 WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, and WORLD UNDER-17 HOCKEY CHALLENGE, as well as domestic events including the WORLD JUNIOR A CHALLENGE, TELUS CUP, ESSO CUP, RBC CUP, ALLAN CUP, and the Order of Hockey in Canada. TSN’s slate of live hockey programming also features exclusive coverage of the SPENGLER CUP, as well as the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.

About TSN
TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and provides world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN Direct, TSN.ca, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, Champions Live Here as TSN delivers more championship events than any broadcaster in the country. The network’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Spengler Cup, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup™, Premier League, Soccer Canada, CONCACAF Gold Cup, MLB, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, UFC, NCAA March Madness, and Skate Canada and Rugby Canada events. TSN is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.


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