NBC Sports Philadelphia delivers highest rating since 2012 for Bryce Harper’s return to Washington

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NBC Sports Philadelphia delivers highest rating since 2012 for Bryce Harper’s return to Washington

Phillies’ 8-2 Win Was Most-Streamed Phillies Game Ever

PHILADELPHIA- (April 3, 2019) – Bryce Harper returned to Washington, D.C., to face his old team, and with the Phillies off to their best start since 1915, last night’s game posted a 7.7 household rating on NBC Sports Philadelphia. The Phillies’ 8-2 win-- highlighted by Harper’s two-run home run-- is the highest-rated regular season game of any sport on either NBC Sports Philadelphia or NBC Sports Philadelphia+ since July 2012 (8.11 HH Rating, 7/5/12, Phillies vs. Mets).

On digital, the game delivered 43,000 unique devices and more than three million minutes, making it the most-streamed Phillies game ever.  The prior high was set for Phillies’ Opening Day, which registered 37,000 unique devices and two million minutes. 

The Phillies play the second of a two-game series with the Nationals today at 1 pm on NBC Sports Philadelphia and on the MyTeams app.

Phillies fans should follow @NBCSPhilly on all social media channels for exclusive articles, videos, podcasts and photos all season long. 

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 multi-platform coverage of the Philadelphia Flyers

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NBC Sports Philadelphia announces multi-platform coverage of the Philadelphia Flyers

Katie Emmer Makes Her Debut as Flyers Pregame Live Host this Friday

New Faces of the Flyers Online Exclusive, Re-Airs of the NHL Network’s Behind the Glass: Philadelphia Flyers Training Camp Series Complements Coverage of the Team

Extensive Flyers Coverage Available on the “MyTeams by NBC Sports” Mobile App and NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com

PHILADELPHIA- (October 1, 2019) – NBC Sports Philadelphia, the home of the Authentic Fan, ushers in comprehensive multi-platform coverage with 71 live game broadcasts, a new Pre/Postgame host, an exclusive video series, and a behind the scenes look at the team.  

The schedule, and a list of much watch games, can be found on NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com. The broadcast team of Jim Jackson, Keith Jones, Bill Clement and Taryn Hatcher return for their second season together. All Flyers games, plus Flyers Pregame Live and Flyers Postgame Live is available on the MyTeams app, with additional content from NBC Sports Philadelphia’s talented team of writers and contributors. 

Katie Emmer, the new host of Flyers Pregame Live and Flyers Postgame Live, will make her show debut on Friday, October 4 at 1:30 pm when she is joined in NBC Sports Philadelphia’s state of the art studios by former Flyer Chris Therien and hockey analyst Al Morganti. 

October 4 Lineup on NBC Sports Philadelphia: 
11:30am     Wired - Stadium Series: Penguins vs. Flyers
12:30pm    Behind the Glass Episode 1
1:00pm    Behind the Glass Episode 2
1:30pm    Flyers Pregame Live
2:00pm    NHL Global Series: Flyers vs. Blackhawks (Prague, Czech Republic)
4:30pm    Flyers Postgame Live

Out of market fans can stream Flyers Pregame Live and Flyers Postgame Live, and other team-centric programming on Philly Pass, available here for only $29.99 annually. 

As fans prepare for the season ahead, NBC Sports Philadelphia presents Break the Ice – an exclusive interview series with new Flyers and important faces. Watch the entire series on NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com.  

NBC Sports Philadelphia will also replay the NHL Network’s Behind the Glass: Philadelphia Flyers Training Camp series. 

Debut Dates:
Episode 1 – Wednesday, October 2 at 6:30 pm
Episode 2 – Thursday, October 3 at 6:30 pm
Episode 3 – Wednesday, October 9 at 11 pm
Episode 4 – Tuesday, October 15 at 8 pm

There will also be multiple replays for each episode. 

All season long Flyers fans should follow @NBCSPhilly on all social media channels for exclusive articles, videos, podcasts and photos.