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The CBC Sports app will connect you with the latest news, updates, insights, standings and analysis you need while offering live coverage from your favourite sports.

If you are outside CA, you can still connect with the national public broadcaster on different platforms.

You can stream CBC Radio One and CBC Music live at You can also stream on demand clips from favourite CBC Radio One programs and look up playlogs of CBC Music shows on this site.

You can find live streams of sporting events and other great CBC Sports content at Sports streaming and broadcasting.

Additionally, you can find news, sports highlights and arts programming on the CBC Player. Live basketball scores and postgame recaps.’s basketball scoreboard features in-game commentary and player stats.

Fans of The National will also be able to access the live stream for a short period of time after each episode airs on The National’s page and YouTube channel.

If you find that a particular television show is not airing on CBC when it typically appears, this may be due to a scheduling change to accommodate live content (for example, sports coverage such as NHL playoff broadcasts or the Olympics) or perhaps special programming such as breaking news items, national and provincial elections, and holiday programming in December, to name a few exceptions. Check our program guide regularly for the latest information available. Details are subject to last minute changes.

There may occasionally be exceptional circumstances that occur, such as a technical glitch that could interrupt a particular broadcast. Rest assured that staff work to resolve such issues as quickly as possible.

Many CBC programs are available for streaming through our web site and apps. If you missed a show, browse the CBC Player and the CBC Gem web site, or download the CBC Gem app for iOS and Android devices.

There are many ways to enjoy NHL games broadcast on CBC this season. You can tune in to Hockey Night in Canada on CBC TV or stream the game live on CBC Gem. Games featured on Hockey Night in Canada will also be streamed on desktop on and on mobile devices through the CBC Sports app.

Watch live by selecting Video on the bottom navigation menu. When the game is streaming live, it will have a yellow rectangle around the word “Live” above it.
Due to rights and licensing agreements some sports content, including NHL hockey, is not available outside of Canada. Please see here for more information about programming available outside of Canada.

Although Sportsnet offers 4K HD broadcast streams for Hockey Night in Canada, unfortunately, CBC doesn’t offer 4K HD. Our broadcast streams are 720p or 1080p depending on the platform used.

CBC Gem is available for free as an App for iOS/iPadOS (iPhone, and iPad), tvOS (Apple TV), Android (phones, and tablets), Android TV (NVIDIA Shield, and select Smart TVs), and Fire TV (Amazon Fire TV Stick, and select Smart TVs).

Our newly released CBC Gem app for Android TV is intended for devices running version 6 or higher of the Android TV operating system. These devices include the NVIDIA Shield, Sony Bravia, and Sharp AQUOS Smart TVs.

You can also access CBC Gem from the Fire TV’s Silk web browser, or Firefox by visiting, but we highly recommend installing the CBC Gem app as it will provide you with a smoother, more stable viewing experience.

If you have the older Chromecast stick or Chromecast (Google Cast) built into your Smart TV or Android TV, you may experience issues casting our content.

CBC Gem is CBC’s digital video streaming service. Discover the free way to stream the best shows, movies, news, documentaries, and more. Plus access live TV streams from up to 14 regions across Canada. CBC Gem is available for free as an App for iPhone and iPad, Apple TV, Fire TV, Android TV, and Android phones and tablets.

If you have registered as a premium subscriber, you have access to CBC News Network and can stream any of our on-demand content ad-free. Note that live streams will still contain ads.

You can watch live broadcasts of The National on our site as well as the previously aired episodes on demand. The video on demand episode can be found here on (no sign in required), or on the CBC Gem app by searching for ‘The National’, and is posted around 1:30 am EST. You can also watch The National as it airs via our regional live television streams at or in the LIVE section of the CBC Gem app.

CBC Listen is where Live Radio shows, CBC Podcasts and CBC Music Playlists live – all in one place. The CBC Listen website launched in the Spring of 2019 the CBC Listen app is available Google Play and App Stores.

From breaking news alerts to in-depth coverage, the CBC News App is a fast and easy way to catch up on what’s happening in your local area, in Canada, and the world. The CBC News app is available on the Google Play and Apple App Stores.

The CBC Sports App is your source for the top headlines, highlights and sports scores covering Canadian sports, Canadian athletes, and Olympic and Paralympic sports. The CBC Sports App is available on the Google Play and Apple App Stores.

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