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Leah Hextall hired by ESPN to perform NHL play-by-play, the first woman in league history to do so as part of a national package.
The NHL saw its lowest total audience delivery in 2020-2021, its final season of its 10-year deal with NBC.
The Sports Hub also broadcasts New England Patriots, Boston Celtics, New England Revolution, and Bruins games.
"There really is no flash or catch phrase that Albert relies on. It’s just solid broadcasting and a voice that can transcend multiple sports."
Blackburn comes to Bally from CBS Sports.
There are still plenty of openings ESPN has to fill. One of those includes the marquee play-by-play voice.
The platform has also struck deals with the PGA Tour and the NHL.
“Both of these partnerships we have are outstanding examples of being extraordinarily fan-friendly.”