Jump to content


Photo
- - - - -

New Michigan Sports TV Channel, Signed Deal w/Griffins


  • Please log in to reply
8 replies to this topic

#1 drumnj

drumnj

    1st Line Sniper

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 755 posts
  • Location:Iowa

Posted 13 May 2014 - 04:49 PM

So some pretty substantial news in the Michigan sporting world.  Michigan Entertainment Sports is going to be launched this fall on various cable providers in Michigan, Indiana and Ohio.  They have signed a 3 year deal with the Grand Rapids Griffins and plan to pickup games from smaller college schools, not in the Big Ten, minor and junior level teams along with High School sports across the state.
 

Should be interesting to see what will become of this station, but good news for Wings and Griffins fans.  They are literally brand new, as they don't have anything on their site, http://mes-tv.com/

However they have another blog like site, here http://mymes.us/

Here is a quick bio of them on LinkedIn:  http://www.linkedin....tainment-sports

 

Griffins Press Release

http://griffinshocke...article_id=2832

 


Edited by drumnj, 13 May 2014 - 04:51 PM.

Got FSD setup with all it's glory.  Plan to have pre and post game coverage along with Wingspan and 24/7.  Youtube page: RedWingsLive1

Red Wings and Griffins Live Games Check my profile
Always looking for people to help with the site, be it coding (PHP & JS) or design work. PM me if you'd be interested.

 

Cleary on, Mike!
Cleary on, Ken!
Dan's World, Dan's World... Mediocrity!... Excellent!


#2 martinezsvsu

martinezsvsu

    3rd Line Checker

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 438 posts

Posted 13 May 2014 - 05:03 PM

hell yeah, i never get to watch the griffins.



#3 VM1138

VM1138

    Legend

  • Moderator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,516 posts
  • Location:Michigan

Posted 13 May 2014 - 05:48 PM

This is cool.  No idea if it can survive, though.  Then again, there are multiple cooking channels so I guess there's a market for everything if the operating costs are kept low.

 

I wonder how widely available the channel will be.  I've never seen a Griffins game before and I would definitely watch if I had easy access to it.


Check out my short e-book on the Red Wings' 1937 Stanley Cup championship entitled: "Nothing Could Keep 'Em Down." Please download it from my profile at Smashwords: https://www.smashwor...ile/view/victor

New e-book: The Spanish-American War: A Brief History. Relatively short, introductory read for casual history buffs and people who want to learn more about a forgotten war that changed America. Available at BN.com, Smashwords, Kobo, and Diesel E-Books right now. Same link as above.

#4 PumpkinEscobar

PumpkinEscobar

    3rd Line Checker

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 459 posts

Posted 13 May 2014 - 05:57 PM

Fox Sports Detroit used to carry some a while back...hope it will be on Uverse

#5 TTgowings

TTgowings

    Draftee

  • Member
  • 3 posts

Posted 13 May 2014 - 06:35 PM

Any links for tonight's game?

#6 Hockeymom1960

Hockeymom1960

    Legend

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,215 posts

Posted 13 May 2014 - 06:53 PM

I hope Charter picks it up.



#7 evilmrt

evilmrt

    Hall-of-Famer

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,533 posts
  • Location:Winter Freakin Wonderland

Posted 13 May 2014 - 07:11 PM

Hey good news, hopefully we can get some Griffs live video that doesn't look like an old VHS tape from the 80s finally.

Edited by evilmrt, 13 May 2014 - 07:11 PM.


#8 cusimano_brothers

cusimano_brothers

    Legend

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,605 posts
  • Location:Niagara Falls, ON

Posted 13 May 2014 - 07:23 PM

Bring back Van Earl Wright!!!


"Mess up tomorrow, don't mess up now".

- Harry James Benson, CBE.


#9 thegerkin

thegerkin

    Statue of Liberty!!!

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,562 posts
  • Location:Grand Rapids, MI

Posted 13 May 2014 - 07:46 PM

Same here about Charter. Hoping they add this. It's only a 20 minute drive to Van Andel for me to watch the Griffs, but I would love the opportunity sometimes to make that a 0-minute drive by watching on TV :)







Similar Topics Collapse

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users