TORONTO, Dec. 21, 2017 /CNW/ – SiriusXM Canada, the country’s leading audio entertainment company, today announced that subscribers will receive live coverage of the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship, being held in Buffalo, NY. In partnership with host radio broadcaster TSN Radio, listeners can access all Team Canada and Team US games, plus the Quarter-Final, Semi Final, and Gold Medal Game on SiriusXM NHL Network Radio™ (ch. 91) and Canada Talks (ch. 167). Games start Tuesday, December 26, 2017 when Canada takes on Finland at 4 pm ET.
The World Juniors’ Preview Show kicks off all the action starting December 26 at 1 pm ET with prospects analysts Shane Malloy and Russ Cohen. Daily coverage and analysis will be provided by Gord Stellick and Rob Simpson, hosts of SiriusXM’s Stellick & Simmer in the Morning, plus SiriusXM’sSteve Kouleas and TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Patrick O’Sullivan and Mike Johnson. TSN Radio’s Jon Abbott will provide live play-by-play, with host Blake Price and colour commentator Jack Miller.
“We continuously bring all the action from around the ice to our listeners across the country – from the major league to the next generation of players competing in the World Junior Championship,” said John Lewis, SVP, Programming, SiriusXM Canada. “Coast-to-coast, the country rallies behind Canada’steam and we make sure our subscribers can access the games wherever they are.”
SiriusXM subscribers with streaming access can also listen to SiriusXM’s 200+ channels at home on a wide variety of connected devices including smart TVs, Sony PlayStation, Sonos speakers and more. Go to siriusxm.ca/listen-everywhere/at-home to learn more.
Coverage of the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship is part of SiriusXM’s comprehensive lineup of nearly every major sport, including NHL, NFL, NASCAR, MLB, NBA, PGA, CFL and more.
For more information and a full schedule of games, visit siriusxm.ca/worldjuniors2018.
About SiriusXM Canada
Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc., operating as SiriusXM Canada, is the country’s leading entertainment company. SiriusXM creates and offers commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; and exclusive talk and entertainment. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company and on smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.ca.
SiriusXM radios and accessories are available from retailers nationwide and online at SiriusXM. In addition, SiriusXM Music for Business provides commercial-free music to a variety of businesses. SiriusXM is also a leading provider of connected vehicles services, giving customers access to a suite of safety, security, and convenience services including automatic crash notification, stolen vehicle recovery assistance, enhanced roadside assistance and turn-by-turn navigation.
SiriusXM Canada has been designated one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies eight years in a row and is currently a Platinum Club Member.
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