FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, June 11th, 2018
NBC SPORTS WASHINGTON TO LAUNCH NEW WEEKDAY SHOW, D.C. SPORTS LIVE, TONIGHT AT 10 P.M.
HOUR-LONG PROGRAM TO COVER SPORTS, LIFESTYLE AND CULTURE FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF WASHINGTON, D.C.,-AREA SPORTS FANS
HOSTS MICHAEL JENKINS AND TRAVIS THOMAS TO BE JOINED BY SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR MONIQUE SAMUELS WEEKLY
BETHESDA, Md. – June 11, 2018 – NBC Sports Washington (NBCSW) will launch D.C. Sports Live, an hour-long weekday program covering sports, lifestyle and culture from the perspective of Washington, D.C.,-area sports fans, tonight, Monday, June 11, at 10 p.m.
D.C. Sports Live will be hosted by Michael Jenkins and Travis Thomas. They will deliver a high-personality, entertaining blend of debate and discussion focused on Washington, D.C., its teams and fans live each night from NBC Sports Washington’s studios and locations throughout the city.
Monique Samuels, star of Bravo’s Real Housewives of Potomac and wife of former Redskin Chris Samuels, will appear weekly and interview high-profile guests from the worlds of sports and entertainment. She will also be featured on NBCSportsWashington.com and NBC Sports Washington’s social media channels.
NBC Sports Washington, part of NBC Sports Group, is the official sports network of the NHL’s Washington Capitals, NBA’s Washington Wizards, NFL’s Washington Redskins and ACC. NBC Sports Washington – the leading multiplatform sports media organization serving the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia – delivers more than 400 live events per year, along with Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and entertainment programming. NBC Sports Washington’s digital portfolio is the region’s top source for written, video and interactive sports content. Follow the network on Twitter via @NBCSWashington, and on NBCSportsWashington.com.
NBC Sports Regional Networks is NBC Sports Group’s portfolio of nine regional networks that delivers more than 2,200 live sporting events and original content to more than 35 million homes. Aligned within Eastern and Western Divisions, the NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia +, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Washington + and SNY; and NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago and NBC Sports Northwest. For more information on NBC Sports Group properties, including press releases, photos, talent and executive bios, headshots and logos, please visit www.NBCSportsGroupPressBox.com.
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