Comcast SportsNet, CSNPhilly.com to provide extensive multiplatform Flyers first-round coverage

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Comcast SportsNet, CSNPhilly.com to provide extensive multiplatform Flyers first-round coverage

Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia will have comprehensive coverage of the Philadelphia Flyers first round NHL Playoffs series against the Washington Capitals.  The series kicks off on Thursday, April 14 on CSN.

CSN will air six of a possible seven games in the first round with Flyers broadcasters Jim Jackson, Bill Clement and Chris Therien bringing viewers all the action.

Thursday, April 14                            at Washington                   7 p.m.                   CSN                        Pregame Live: 6 p.m.

Saturday, April 16                             at Washington                   7 p.m.                   CSN                        Pregame Live: 6:30 p.m.

Monday, April 18                              vs. Washington                 7 p.m.                   CSN                        Pregame Live: 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 20                      vs. Washington                 7 p.m.                   CSN                        Pregame Live: 6:30 p.m.

*Friday, April 22                                at Washington                   TBA                        CSN

*Sunday, April 24                             vs. Washington                 3 p.m.                   NBC10                   Pregame Live: 2:30 p.m. on TCN

*Wednesday, April 27                    at Washington                   TBA                        CSN

*If necessary

Please note the following changes to the Phillies schedule:

Thursday, April 14                            vs. Padres                           1 p.m.                   CSN

Saturday, April 16                            vs. Nationals                      7 p.m.                   TCN

Monday, April 18                             vs. Mets                               7 p.m.                   TCN

Wednesday, April 20                       vs. Mets                               7 p.m.                   TCN

Friday, April 22                                  at Brewers                          7 p.m.                   TCN*

Sunday, April 24                               at Brewers                          2 p.m.                   CSN**

Wednesday, April 27                       at Nationals                       7 p.m.                   TCN**

*The April 22 Phillies game was previously scheduled for TCN and will remain on that network

**If necessary

CSN will have extensive pre and postgame coverage with interviews and analysis before and after each game.  Michael Barkann will host “Flyers Pregame Live” and “Flyers Postgame Live” with John Boruk reporting alongside hockey analyst Al Morganti.  

In addition to live pre and postgame coverage, CSN and TCN will have extensive coverage in “Breakfast on Broad,” “Philly Sports Talk,” “SportsNet Central,” online at CSNPhilly.com, and on Facebook and Twitter.

CSN will also air a Flyers playoff special, “The Ultimate Goal,” on Wednesday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m.  This special will preview the Flyers-Capitals series.

For behind-the-scenes access to Flyers playoffs, fans can follow @CSNFlyers on Twitter. This account features behind the scenes photos, videos from the control room and between the benches, as well as inside info from the Flyers' broadcast team. 

#FLYERSTALK

Fans can follow all the Flyers news on Twitter by using the #FlyersTalk and following the network’s hockey experts on the social media site:

CSNPhilly: @CSNPhilly

Michael Barkann: @MBarkannCSN

John Boruk: @JohnBorukCSN

John Clark: @JClarkCSN

Sarah Baicker: @SBaickerTCN

FlyersTalk: @CSNFlyers

NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

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NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

Position Title: Intern
Department: Advertising/Sales
Company: NBC Sports Philadelphia
# of hours / week: 10 – 20 hours

Deadline: November 20

Basic Function

This position will work closely with the Vice President of Sales in generating revenue through commercial advertisements and sponsorship sales. The intern will gain first-hand sales experience through working with Sales Assistants and AEs on pitches, sales-calls and recapping material.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist Account Executive on preparation of Sales Presentations
• Cultivate new account leads for local sales
• Track sponsorships in specified programs
• Assist as point of contact with sponsors on game night set up and pre-game hospitality elements.
• Assist with collection of all proof of performance materials.
• Perform Competitive Network Analysis
• Update Customer database
• Other various projects as assigned

Requirements

1. Good oral and written communication skills.
2. Knowledge of sports.
3. Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
4. Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
5. Must be 19 years of age or older
6. Must be a student in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master or Juris Doctor degree
7. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the US
8. Must have sophomore standing or above
9. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Interested students should apply here and specify they're interested in the ad/sales internship.

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NBC Sports Philadelphia announces multiplatform coverage of the Philadelphia 76ers

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NBC Sports Philadelphia

NBC Sports Philadelphia announces multiplatform coverage of the Philadelphia 76ers


PHILADELPHIA -- NBC Sports Philadelphia delivers unprecedented coverage of the Philadelphia 76ers, providing fans with the news and analysis they want, through live game broadcasts and exclusive content on multiple platforms.

From the award-winning broadcast team of Marc Zumoff, Alaa Abdelnaby and Molly Sullivan, to the expert analysis provided by NBA veterans Marc Jackson and Jim Lynam, to the insight provided by team Insider Jessica Camerato, no other media outlet provides the level of access to the Philadelphia 76ers that NBC Sports Philadelphia does.

Play-by-play broadcaster Marc Zumoff, color commentator Alaa Abdelnaby, and sideline reporter Molly Sullivan team up for 74 regular season games on NBC Sports Philadelphia and NBC Sports Philadelphia+ during the 2017-18 season. Fans can also stream the games on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com or with the NBC Sports app.

A special “Sixers Pregame Live” will air on Wednesday, October 18 at 6:30 p.m., prior to the Sixers season opener against the Washington Wizards. Marshall Harris hosts alongside Marc Jackson and Jim Lynam. “Sixers Postgame Live” airs immediately afterwards on NBC Sports Philadelphia.

NBC Sports Philadelphia’s first telecast is on Friday, October 20 when the Sixers take on the Boston Celtics at 7 p.m. from the Wells Fargo Center. Prior to the game, Michael Barkann will host an hour-long “Sixers Pregame Live” with Marc Jackson and Jim Lynam providing analysis. “Sixers Postgame Live” airs immediately after the game.

Fans can connect with NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Sixers coverage on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat at @NBCSportsPhilly, or by following on Twitter:
@NBCSSixers
@JCameratoNBCS
@MBarkannNBCS
@MHarrisNBCS
@AmyFadoolNBCS

In addition to its live stream of every NBC Sports Philadelphia Sixers game telecast, NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com also provides fans with even more exclusive Sixers content from Insider Jessica Camerato, video highlights from every game, exclusive interviews and podcasts including “Holding Court,” with Marshall Harris and Amy Fadool, and Marc Zumoff’s “Zoo’s Views.” Both podcasts can be found on NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, Apple podcasts and Google play.