*** PROGRAMMING ALERT ***
Network to Air Live Coverage of Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes Introductory Press Conference
ON CSN CALIFORNIA & STREAMING LIVE ON CSNCALIFORNIA.COM AT 4:30 PM
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (July 31, 2014) – Comcast SportsNet California (@CSNAuthentic), the home of “Authentic Bay Area Sports,” will present SportsNet Central: A’s Press Conference from the O.co Coliseum where the team will introduce newly acquired players Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes. Live coverage begins tomorrow (Friday, August 1) at 4:30 p.m. The press conference will air live on Comcast SportsNet California, streamed live at CSNCalifornia.com and available on XFINITY On Demand.
Brodie Brazil (@brodiebrazilCSN) and Bip Roberts (@Bipster10) will anchor the show from the Comcast SportsNet studios.
For extended coverage on this developing story, tune in to Comcast SportsNet Bay Area’s Yahoo SportsTalk Live (@YSTL) at 5 p.m. (8 p.m. on Friday), SportsNet Central (@SNCAuthentic) at 6 p.m. (7:30 p.m. on Friday), 10:30 p.m. and midnight, and visit CSNCalifornia.com (‘A’s Talk’ @CSNAthletics).
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area and Comcast SportsNet California, both part of NBC Sports Regional Networks, serve more than four million households in Northern California, Nevada, Southern Oregon and Hawaii. Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, the television home of MLB’s San Francisco Giants, NBA’s Golden State Warriors, AFL’s San Jose SaberCats and the official regional sports network of the San Francisco 49ers, also features a robust lineup of Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and original programming. Comcast SportsNet California offers live coverage of MLB’s Oakland Athletics, NBA’s Sacramento Kings, NHL’s San Jose Sharks, MLS’s San Jose Earthquakes and is the official regional sports network of the Oakland Raiders. Collectively, these networks deliver more than 600 live sporting events per year, over 1,500 live studio shows, including SportsNet Central, Yahoo SportsTalk Live, Pregame Live, Postgame Live, Press Conference Live, as well as compelling digital content, up-to-the-minute scores, highlights and breaking news via www.CSNBayArea.com and www.CSNCalifornia.com. Follow both networks on Twitter via @CSNAuthentic.
NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consists of 11 regional networks that deliver more than 2,400 live sporting events annually, along with award-winning breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, Comcast SportsNet California, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Comcast SportsNet Houston, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, which serves Baltimore and Washington D.C., Comcast SportsNet New England, Comcast SportsNet Northwest, The Comcast Network, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia and SportsNet New York. For additional information, visit ComcastSportsNet.com. For more information on NBC Sports Group properties, including press releases, photos, talent and executive bios and headshots, please visit NBCSportsGroupPressBox.com.
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