Does Live TV work for sports and news? Perk Support November 09, 2016 17:28 Updated Follow Yes! Live TV is able to detect nationally broadcasted sports and news programs. Related articles How do I get open Live TV in Perk TV? Will Live TV work if I'm watching a show or movie that I've recorded? What is the green dot in the corner of the screen? Can I use Live TV to watch movies, too? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.