Roku, Canada’s Bell Media Ink TSN Distribution Agreement

Roku and Canada’s Bell Media Nov. 10 announced the launch of TSN on Roku streaming players and Roku TVs. The streaming media device pioneer continues to expand its content library for Canadians, now including access to live and on demand sports programming from TSN.

“We know Canadians are passionate about their sports, and TSN delivers access to championship games and daily highlights,” Mary-Anne Taylor, head of content distribution, Canada at Roku, said in a statement.

Canadian Roku users can now stream sports content including the Canadian Football League, culminating with the Grey Cup; IIHF Women’s and Men’s World Championships and the World Juniors; comprehensive coverage of the Toronto Raptors and the NBA; regional NHL broadcasts; FIFA World Cup soccer; extensive live coverage of the NFL; golf Majors and tennis Grand Slams; in addition to Major League Soccer, F1, NASCAR, UFC and NCAA March Madness, among other content.

“The launch of TSN on the Roku platform provides expanded audience access to the most extensive schedule of live sports in the country,” said Jean-Philippe Paradis, VP of subscription sales and partnerships at Bell Media.