NBC Sports Boston & NECN combine to televise MIAA High School Super Bowls

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NBC Sports Boston & NECN combine to televise MIAA High School Super Bowls

The MIAA High School Super Bowls are scheduled for Saturday, December 1st at Gillette Stadium and NBC Sports Boston, along with necn, will be providing live television coverage of the games throughout the day. Below are the scheduled matchups. Coverage begins on NBC Sports Boston at 9AM and on necn at 6pm.

NBC Sports Boston’s coverage will be hosted by Adam Kaufman and Mike Flynn and will also be available on NBCSportsBoston.com via 24/7 stream.

NBC SPORTS REGIONAL NETWORKS LAUNCHES CUSTOMIZED, TEAM-FOCUSED ‘MYTEAMS BY NBC SPORTS’ APP

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NBC SPORTS REGIONAL NETWORKS LAUNCHES CUSTOMIZED, TEAM-FOCUSED ‘MYTEAMS BY NBC SPORTS’ APP

  • FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND MOBILE APP PROVIDES FANS COMPREHENSIVE MULTI-MEDIA EXPERIENCE COVERING NFL, NBA, NHL AND MLB TEAMS
  • LIVE STREAMS OF GAMES, PREGAME AND POSTGAME SHOWS FROM NBC SPORTS’ REGIONAL SPORTS NETWORKS HIGHLIGHT FEATURES
  • LIVE AND ON-DEMAND VIDEO, AUDIO AND WRITTEN CONTENT GIVES FANS EXPANDED ACCESS TO THEIR FAVORITE TEAMS
     

STAMFORD, Conn. – Oct. 16, 2018 – NBC Sports Regional Networks today launched MyTeams by NBC Sports, a first-of-its-kind, team-focused mobile app that provides fans customized, all-in-one access to complete coverage of their favorite teams — highlighted by live-game streaming of their local teams.  MyTeams aggregates all multi-media content focused on the 25 NFL, NBA, NHL and MLB teams covered by NBC Sports Regional Networks. Starting now, fans anywhere in the U.S. can download MyTeams for free on iOS and Android devices in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

MyTeams’ innovative design features individual feeds for each team. Fans select their favorite team or teams, with no limit, in order of preference, to create a customized content offering that matches their passions, priorities and interests. MyTeams’ robust complement of live and on-demand video, podcasts and written content gives fans a single source to easily find, access and consume all of the coverage that matters most to them – including live games in the market where they subscribe, news, entertainment, analysis, commentary and more. The app’s user-friendly interface and creative presentation allow fans to navigate easily between all of their favorite teams.

MyTeams is highlighted by live coverage of NBA, NHL and MLB games produced by NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia and NBC Sports Washington. Live streams of the networks’ pregame and postgame shows, including NFL programs, will also be available on MyTeams. Live-game coverage will automatically play at the top of the respective team pages when available to fans. Authenticated subscribers of the local NBC Sports Regional Network providing the coverage in their region will be able to watch complete live games and game day shows, as well as the network’s linear television channel, from anywhere in the U.S. at no additional cost.

MyTeams pages are available for six NFL teams, seven NBA teams, five NHL teams and seven MLB teams: The NFL’s Chicago Bears, Oakland Raiders, New England Patriots, Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers and Washington Redskins; NBA’s Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, NBA Champion Golden State Warriors, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings and Washington Wizards; NHL’s Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Philadelphia Flyers, San Jose Sharks and Stanley Cup Champion Washington Capitals; MLB’s Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Oakland Athletics, Philadelphia Phillies, San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals.

NBC Sports Regional Networks is NBC Sports Group’s portfolio of nine regional networks that delivers more than 2,200 live sporting events and original content to more than 35 million homes. Aligned within Eastern and Western Divisions, the NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia +, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Washington + and SNY; and NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago and NBC Sports Northwest. For more information on NBC Sports Group properties, including press releases, photos, talent and executive bios, headshots and logos, please visit www.NBCSportsGroupPressBox.com.

Chris Forsberg joins NBC Sports Boston as a Celtics Insider

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Chris Forsberg joins NBC Sports Boston as a Celtics Insider

NBC Sports Boston announced that veteran NBA/Celtics journalist Chris Forsberg joins the network as a Celtics Insider beginning today, Monday, Sept 24.  Forsberg will focus on coverage of the Celtics contributing his expertise to the network’s multi-platform content offerings. He joins fellow Celtics Insider A. Sherrod Blakely on the beat.

“We are thrilled to have Chris join us as a member of the NBC Sports Boston team,” said Princell Hair, senior vice president and general manager of NBC Sports Boston. “Chris has an extensive background covering the NBA and the Celtics specifically. His contributions to our various content platforms will elevate our already robust, thoughtful and engaging coverage for our fans.”

“Having covered the Boston Celtics throughout my entire career, I couldn’t think of a better place to be than NBC Sports Boston - the home of the Celtics, ”said Forsberg. “I’ve followed the network’s multi-platform coverage of the Celtics for a long time and I’m looking forward to joining a great group of talented people to bring Celtics fans the best coverage in the market.”

Prior to joining NBC Sports Boston, Forsberg spent nine years covering the Celtics for ESPN. A graduate of Northeastern University, Forsberg started his Journalism career as a college intern at the Boston Globe and spent three years at Boston.com, where he won an Emmy for his multimedia coverage of the Celtics’ title season in 2008. Forsberg lives in Auburn, Mass., with his wife, Nicole, and two daughters, Zoe and Lexie.

Fans can follow him on Twitter @ChrisForsberg_.

About NBC SPORTS BOSTON 

NBC Sports Boston reaches more than 4 million households in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Programming includes the Boston Celtics, New England Revolution, Arbella Early Edition, Boston Sports Tonight, Sports Sunday, Celtics Post Up, The Baseball Show, Monday Night Patriots, Quick Slants, New England Tailgate, Football Day in New England including pre and post-game programs surrounding all Patriots games, CAA football, basketball and more. NBCSportsBoston.com and all of the networks social media channels (@NBCSBoston) provide continuous news, video and in-depth, up-to-the-minute coverage of New England sports. NBC Sports Boston is part of the NBC Sports Group. Visit NBCSportsBoston.com for more information. Check local listings for the specific channel location for your area.

 

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