Sports app

Launch of the Yahoo Sports app for Apple TV 4 with free live streaming, news and highlights

Yahoo is today launch a Yahoo Sports app for Apple TV that gives users free access to the sports news, live streams and video highlights that the service already offers through an iOS app and on other platforms.

The app will let you create custom playlists of video content from MLB, NHL, NBA, PGA, and other leagues, and after an initial setup, will give you a “highly personalized” content feed. Among the content is news and analysis from Yahoo’s editorial team, and you’ll also find video highlights and live streams, including the MLB free game of the day.

At launch, you can watch the latest news and highlights from MLB, NHL, NBA, PGA and some of the top football leagues around the world. You’ll also get the great coverage and in-depth analysis you’ve come to expect from Yahoo Sports’ editorial team, such as The Vertical with Woj, Instant Reactions, Sports Dash and Power Rankings.

The Yahoo Sports app for Apple TV 4 is now available on the App Store. And Yahoo says it plans to release “additional features for the Yahoo Sports app on Apple TV 4 in the coming months.”

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