Roku to Stream WatchESPN, WATCH Disney Channels
Roku and Disney (NYSE: DIS) & ESPN Media Networks today announced that they
have agreed to deliver live programming, events and video via WatchESPN,
WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH Disney Junior and WATCH Disney XD on the
Roku streaming platform.
Beginning today, Roku customers who receive ESPN's linear networks as
part of an affiliated video subscription will be able to access ESPN,
ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3, ESPN Deportes and ESPNEWS through WatchESPN on
their Roku devices. ESPN Goal Line and ESPN Buzzer Beater
will also be accessible when those channels are in season. Additionally,
WatchESPN on Roku includes an on-demand video offering that features the
most recent and relevant content available.