FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 1st, 2019
NBC SPORTS REGIONAL NETWORKS TO PRESENT LIVE TV SIMULCAST OF NBC SPORTS RADIO’S THE DAILY LINE, BEGINNING AUG. 5
WEEKDAY AFTERNOON SPORTS-BETTING SHOW EXPANDS TO TV IN SEVERAL TOP MARKETS FOLLOWING JANUARY RADIO LAUNCH
4-HOUR PROGRAM TO BE STREAMED LIVE NATIONWIDE ON NBCSPORTS.COM/BET AND THE NBC SPORTS APP
SARA PERLMAN JOINS MICHAEL JENKINS AND TIM MURRAY AS CO-HOST
STAMFORD, Conn. – Aug. 1, 2019 – NBC Sports Regional Networks will present a live video simulcast of The Daily Line, NBC Sports Radio’s weekday afternoon drive show focused on sports betting and other leading sports topics, on television in several top markets and via streaming nationwide, beginning Aug. 5. Additionally, Sara Perlman will join Michael Jenkins and Tim Murray to serve as a co-host, beginning immediately.
The Daily Line, which was launched by NBC Sports Radio in conjunction with Westwood One on Jan. 2, airs nationwide on NBC Sports Radio, the NBC Sports Scores app, and other digital audio platforms from 3-7 p.m. ET. Beginning next week, the television simulcast will be presented live on six NBC Sports Regional Networks channels in four top media markets, and will be available nationwide in its entirety to authenticated NBCSN subscribers on NBCSports.com/Bet and on the NBC Sports app.
The Daily Line will be available on NBC Sports Regional Networks at the following local times each weekday (subject to change):
- NBC Sports Bay Area: 12-4 p.m.
- NBC Sports Chicago: 2-5 p.m.
- NBC Sports Chicago Plus: 5-6 p.m.
- NBC Sports Philadelphia+: 4-7 p.m.
- NBC Sports Washington: 3-5 p.m.
- NBC Sports Washington Plus: 3-7 p.m.
Perlman will join The Daily Line Aug. 5 to serve as co-host alongside Jenkins and Murray, who have led the show since its inception. Previously, she was MASN’s sideline reporter for the Baltimore Orioles, and she spent two seasons covering the Orioles and Washington Nationals for the network’s digital platforms. A graduate of the University of Florida, Perlman also spent time as a sideline reporter for UFC Fight Pass and host for CBS Sports.
The Daily Line, which is produced in NBC Sports Washington’s studios in Bethesda, Md., features special guests and additional unique content specific to casual and avid sports fans, fantasy players, and sports bettors. The radio program is exclusively distributed and represented by CUMULUS MEDIA’s Westwood One, the largest audio network in the U.S., as part of the NBC Sports audio products offered to stations across the nation.
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.
-NBC SPORTS REGIONAL NETWORKS-