Watch: ‘This is SportsCenter’, aye

The national anthem is always a big part of sporting events — but who knew it’s also who “SportsCenter” anchors also warm up in studio before a show?

The latest “This is SportsCenter” promo from ESPN explores that idea, with a twist added for the benefit of Canadian-American “SportsCenter” (or perhaps “SportsCentre”) broadcaster and former NHL player Barry Melrose.

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