ESPN Looking For A Win With Streaming

Once a reliable growth engine for Disney, the sports media behemoth has been squeezed by cord-cutting and escalating costs to televise major sports. ESPN+ is the most aggressive step to date by ESPN to recapture the consumers that are dropping its channels along with the rest of their pay TV subscriptions. Here’s what it will include.

ESPN’s Streamer, ESPN+, Launching April 12

ESPN said it would make available hundreds of hours of professional and college sports, its library of programming and even  rugby and cricket matches on its new ESPN+ streaming service, which it intends to launch April 12 at a price of $4.99 per month.