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Toronto Sports Media NHL Deadline Day

March 5th, 2014 | by torontosportsmedia
by TSM Well, it’s one of the busiest sports media days of the year in Canada, along with NHL draft day, NHL free agent day, NHL trade deadline day is an annual event. It’s literally all hands on every deck from coast...

TSN Radio 1050 Extends Mike Richards

February 26th, 2014 | by torontosportsmedia
By TSM I’ll admit I’m surprised that TSN radio has decided to extend their morning man, but hell what do I know? Multiple sources tell me that Richards, who’s been in the morning drive slot since the station...

The Fan 590 Loses An Original -Rogers Media Layoffs

November 5th, 2013 | by torontosportsmedia
By TSM For several months I have heard that there would be serious belt tightening at Rogers Media as Rogers Inc prepares for the arrival for a new CEO. There have been some moves over the past couple of weeks but today 94 people...
Jim Lang Ousted From Sportsnet Fan 590

Jim Lang Ousted From Sportsnet Fan 590

September 10th, 2013 | by torontosportsmedia
by TSM “We are very excited to bring Greg and Jim together as the FAN 590 morning team,” said Don Kollins, Program Director, Sportsnet Radio The FAN 590. “Both have great sports knowledge, are well respected Toronto...
Changes At Sportsnet Fan 590

Changes At Sportsnet Fan 590

September 9th, 2013 | by torontosportsmedia
By TSM Well, as we suggested a while back things were bound to change at the fan 590. This morning Jim Lang was let go by the station as the search for a new co-host for Greg Brady begins. Ill have more later. However, I’ll...

Changes To Fan 590 Morning Show

July 26th, 2013 | by torontosportsmedia
By TSM The Fan 590 is facing a shuffle in their morning lineup as update guy/cohost and fill in host Mike Farwell is returing to a Rogers station in Waterloo. I’m told that this happened today and that the station will...
Canadian Sports Broadcasters Websites Suck

Canadian Sports Broadcasters Websites Suck

March 14th, 2013 | by torontosportsmedia
By TSM You know I’ve said this before, but in the race for best website between TSN and Sportsnet there is no winner. The last time a redesign of a website was as brutal as the Sportnet redesign was easily the Toronto Sun....

Seen & Heard – Monday, February 25, 2013

February 26th, 2013 | by robg
by Rob G Today was a run of the mill day from my chair. Much chat regarding the Leafs, Daytona, and the Oscars. The upcoming Raptor’s and Leaf’s games received the usual treatment. What was clear this morning was FAN 590 mid...

Seen & Heard – Thursday, February 21, 2012

February 21st, 2013 | by robg
by Rob G Welcome to round 3 of Seen and Heard. Today delivered more meat on the bone from my perspective, so here we go. New Leafs GM Dave Nonis was interviewed by Brady/Lang this morning on Sportsnet the FAN 590 in the 8:20am...

Celebration of the ’63 Leafs

February 19th, 2013 | by robg
photo courtesy by Rob G So, you might not be aware, but TSM is away this week, and he has given me the keys to the car! Kidding, not about the former, but rather the latter. In any event, I’ve wanted to offer...
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