NBCUniversal Will Shut Down NBCSN, Its Cable Sports Network, This Year

NHL, Nascar and other programming will migrate to USA Network and streaming service Peacock

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NBCUniversal looks to bolster USA Network and Peacock by shutting down NBCSN, which first launched in 1995 as the Outdoor Life Network. NBC

NBCUniversal is trimming its cable network portfolio: Sports network NBCSN will be no more by the end of the year.

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