NESN will launch a new preview show, setting the stage for the night ahead in sports.
Bowing in June, NESN Livepresented by Cross Insurance will air weekdays at 5:30 p.m. with Elle Duncan and Sarah Davis serving as the primary hosts.
NESN Live will also feature updates from the regional sports network’s reporters and game-day analysts from many different venues, including Fenway Park, TD Garden and Gillette Stadium. The new show on NESN, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary year, will feature interaction with New England sports fans, including viewer calls, fan generated videos and text and/or tweet-to-screen features.
“NESN Live will take an early look at the sports news of the day hosted by two entertaining and opinionated women who will look to interact live with former players, team experts, and fans of New England sports,” said Joseph Maar, NESN vice president of programming and production, executive producer. “Elle and Sarah will bring a unique female perspective along with their engaging personalities and knowledge about sports and pop culture.”
NESN continues to develop and launch new programs for New England sports fans as it celebrates its 30th anniversarywith 200 NESN30 vignettes, as well as a one-hour documentary scheduled for later this summer. Dining Playbook with Billy and Jenny (Saturdays at 9:00 am) launched in February. In April, the RSN home to the Boston Red Sox and Bruins, bowed NESN Clubhouse, a commercial-free Red Sox kids pre-game show that airs Sundays 90-minutes before NESN televised Sox contests.