February 3, 2014 — NESN, New England’s most watched sports network, announced today that Sarah Davis will join NESN as a reporter, anchor and host in mid-February as part of the network’s continued commitment to expand programming for fans. Her work will include providing additional coverage on NESN Sports Today, the network’s popular nightly sports news program.
Davis comes to NESN from Rogers Sportsnet in Toronto, a national sports network in Canada, where she served as a host of Soccer Central and Fox Soccer News. She also served as host of UFC pre-fight shows and as the game-day host for the Toronto Rock, a professional indoor lacrosse franchise. Her experience also includes serving as entertainment host on Gate 5 Live on Leafs TV and NBA Canada TV before Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Raptors games. She has also hosted intermission segments and interviews during Toronto Marlies hockey games, the Maple Leafs’ AHL affiliate.
“Sarah brings an upbeat and engaging personality with a passion for sports that should quickly endear her to fans of New England sports,” said Joseph Maar, NESN’s Vice President of Programming and Production/Executive Producer. “We are excited to add another reporter of Sarah’s caliber to our talented and still growing team of sports anchors, hosts and reporters.”
NESN has consistently been one of the top-rated regional sports networks in the country with award-winning Red Sox and Bruins coverage. The network is delivered to over 4 million homes throughout the six-state New England region and an additional 5 million homes nationally as NESN National. Forbes Magazine recently ranked NESN as the 8th Most Valuable Sports Business Brand in the world. NESN.com, the network’s online sports news service, is one of the most visited regional sports network websites in the country. NESN also produces a number of distinctive programs under its umbrella Original NESN Entertainment (ONE). NESN is owned by Fenway Sports Group (owners of the Boston Red Sox) and Delaware North (owners of the Boston Bruins).