Streaming services like Netflix and HBO Go are great for watching TV shows, but they don’t offer any live sports coverage. If you’re a cord-cutting sports fanatic, you need a service that can provide you with both local and international sporting content. The best services for sports fanatics also need to provide DVR and simultaneous device support.
The Big Ten Network (BTN) offers a variety of sports events each year, including the prestigious Big Ten Championships in basketball, wrestling and golf. BTN has a nationwide distribution through cable and satellite providers and is available in HD on most home systems. BTN’s sports programming is supported by incisive and bold personality driven studio shows, including First Things First with Nick Wright, Undisputed with Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe, The Herd with Colin Cowherd, Speak for Yourself with Jason Whitlock and Marcellus Wiley, Lock It In with Rachel Bonnetta and Clay Travis, and WWE Backstage with Renee Young and Booker T.
ESPN is the biggest sports broadcaster on earth and its streaming service, ESPN+, has a huge roster of leagues, tournaments, and championships from around the world. The service is available for subscription in the US, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and parts of Asia.
For football fans, ESPN+ is the best way to watch all of your favorite NFL games. Its NFL Sunday Ticket package includes access to seven hours of commercial-free NFL RedZone. In addition, the service provides access to college football games from the Big East and Pac-12, select MLB League Division Series and Championship Game, PGA Tour events and PBC weigh-ins, prelims, and press conferences.