As mentioned in the morning links today, CSN is set to debut their new nightly show SportsNet Central tomorrow night.
COMCAST SPORTSNET DEBUTS SPORTSNET CENTRAL ON THURSDAY
Region’s Most In-Depth Live Local Sports Show Delivers Comprehensive Pats, B’s, Celts and Sox Coverage at 6 p.m., 10:30 p.m. 1 a.m. and from 6:30 to 9 a.m. the Next Day
Michael Felger Exclusive One-on-One with Tom Brady and First of 20
“Decade of Dominance” Special Segments Highlight Debut
BURLINGTON, MA – Comcast SportsNet unveils New England’s most comprehensive live local sports coverage with the launch of SportsNet Central on Thursday, December 3, at 6:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m., and 1 a.m. SportsNet Central’s debut shows feature an exclusive one-on-one with Tom Brady and in-depth reports on the Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and Red Sox. A morning edition of SportsNet Central will run from 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. the following morning.
SportsNet Central’s debut includes reports from:
San Antonio, TX
Celtics Insider A. Sherrod Blakely, play-by-play analyst Mike Gorman, color analyst Donny Marshall and courtside reporter Greg Dickerson report live on the Celtics matchup with Western Conference stalwart San Antonio Spurs before and after the game.
Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty provides a report from Bruins practice as the surging Bruins prepare for their second matchup of the season with long-time rival Canadians.
Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA
Patriots Insider Tom E. Curran reports live from Foxboro as the Patriots regroup following Monday night’s defeat at the hands of the New Orleans Saints. Curran’s reports will include reaction from Coach Bill Belichick and Patriots players.
Comcast SportsNet debuts its all-new SportsNet Central set. Carolyn Manno and Mike Giardi anchor the 6 p.m. show, and Chris Collins and Kevin Walsh anchor the 10:30 p.m. and 1 a.m. editions. Sean McAdam will preview the MLB Winter Meetings and potential Red Sox lineup changes.
The premier night of SportsNet Central will also feature an exclusive Michael Felger one-on-one with Tom Brady and the first of 20 specials on New England’s Decade of Dominance that will run each night in December during SportsNet Central and Mohegan Sun Sports Tonight. The specials will culminate in a 30-minute Decade of Dominance documentary that premieres on December 23.
The Decade of Dominance will include the unique perspective of prominent New England athletes and celebrities including NBC Tonight Show host Conan O’Brien, Godsmack lead singer Sully Erna, Larry Bird and many others.
Online, CSNNE.com will also prominently feature Decade of Dominance items throughout December with daily polls, uncut and extended interviews from the special, and feature columns from CSNNE.com’s insiders and columnists.
Comcasts SportsNet has sunk a lot of cash into revamping their on-air and web presence, and we’ll soon find out whether their investments will pay off.