The Sports Network facts for kids

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The Sports Network (commonly known as TSN) is a Canadian English language cable television specialty channel and is Canada's first English language sports television channel. TSN started in 1984, in the second group of Canadian specialty cable channels. TSN is owned by CTV Speciality Television Inc; a division of Bell Media (80%) and ESPN (20%).

Programming

TSN features a variety of live sports programming, such as:

TSN also features original TV shows about sports, including:

  • SportsCentre (not to be confused with ESPN's SportsCenter)
  • Off the Record
  • That's Hockey
  • That's Hockey 2nite

TSN also airs non-original TV shows centred around sports, including

  • ESPN's Pardon the Interruption
  • ESPN's Around The Horn

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