Since its launch last fall, TSN2 has been the exclusive home to some memorable moments in the world of sports. The following is a list of some of the sports events that only TSN2 subscribers saw:
o Alexander Ovechkin’s thrilling OT winning goal that defeated the New York Islanders
o The Pittsburgh Penguins’ dramatic 7-6 comeback win over the Stanley Cup Champion Detroit Red Wings in front of a sold out crowd at Joe Louis Arena
o A dramatic and heated battle that saw the LA Lakers defeat the Boston Celtics in the final seconds of overtime
o The Toronto Raptors’ Andrea Bargnani’s career game against the Chicago Bulls that saw the Raptors’ Centre score 31 points with 10 rebounds
Grand Slam Tennis
o Roger Federer’s historic fifth championship at the 2008 U.S. Open
o Andy Murray’s grueling five-set loss to Fernando Verdasco in the fourth round of the Australian Open
UEFA Champions League
o Juventus’ impressive victory over Real Madrid in UEFA Champions League Action
Sports fans with TSN2 can see even more sports coverage over the next few weeks. TSN2 will broadcast live coverage of the final round of the AT&T PGA Pebble Beach National, the NBA All Star Celebrity game and Rookie Challenge, and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Qualifying, along with exclusive NHL action featuring superstars such as Sidney Crosby, Joe Thornton and Markus Naslund. TSN2 will also have exclusive coverage of the Toronto Raptors taking on the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday, Feb 11.
Throughout the year, TSN2 features more than 800 hours of exclusive live programming from major sporting leagues and associations from around the world.
TSN2 is now available in three million Canadian homes – more than any Canadian national digital sports channel. In the Greater Toronto Area, TSN2 is readily available in both standard definition and high definition on Bell TV, Star Choice and Cogeco Cable. TSN2 remains available across Canada through leading television service providers including Shaw Cable, Bell TV, Star Choice, Cogeco Cable, Eastlink, Access Communications, Sasktel, Telus TV, Persona, Westman Communications Group, Aliant TV and many others. For more information on TSN2 and a complete list of participating television providers, visit TSN.ca.