ESPN Announces Schedule Changes For Weekend CFB Broadcasts

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN Hurricane Florence is bearing down on the East Coast, and the impacts of its winds and rain are reaching onto the gridiron. A number of college football games have been either canceled or re-scheduled as a result of the storm.  This also has impacted the ESPN networks’ broadcast schedule of this weekend’s scheduled college football games. The updated schedule...

September 14th, 2018

Cubs, Phils To Close Out Weekend Series Live Today On TBS With Rubber Match

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: TBS National League foes the Chicago Cubs and Philadelphia Phillies will close out their three-game weekend series this afternoon as Major League Baseball’s 2018 season inches closer to its finale. The Phillies took the series’ opener Friday 2-1 over Chicago.  That game was a pitcher’s duel as it wasn’t until the top of the 5th inning that the game’s first run...

September 2nd, 2018

‘College GameDay’ Opens Its 2018 Season At Notre Dame

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN’s flagship college football program is coming home…sort of. College GameDay Built by The Home Depot returns to South Bend, Indiana and the campus of Notre Dame for its season premiere this Saturday, September 1.  The 10-time Emmy Award-winning program will air live from Libery Quad starting at 9 a.m., preceding the Fighting Irish’s annual showdown with...

August 27th, 2018

ESPN Announces Final Two ‘SNB’ Broadcasts For MLB’s 2018 Season

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN has added two more matchups to its broadcast schedule for the 2018 Major League Baseball season, including the network’s season finale broadcast of Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell. Up first on that schedule is an inter-divisional National League matchup between the Dodgers and Cardinals on September 16.  The game is certain to have major playoff...

August 27th, 2018

ESPN Moving ‘NBA Countdown’ Back To L.A.; Announces Programming Changes For ‘SportsCenter,’ Other Shows

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN’s NBA Countdown is headed back to the West Coast. The network’s flagship NBA studio show is returning to ESPN’s Los Angeles Production Center for its upcoming season.  The change is in line with ESPN’s new NBA post-game show NBA After The Buzzer, which will feature the NBA Countdown broadcast team. The return of NBA Countdown to its Los Angeles studio...

August 25th, 2018

ESPN Announces 2018 NBA Pre-Season Broadcast Schedule

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN has announced its early broadcast schedule for its coverage of the NBA’s 2018 pre-season. The ESPN networks will broadcast five NBA pre-season games, beginning with a Western Conference matchup between the Denver Nuggets (Northwest Division) and the Los Angeles Lakers (Pacific Division) on September 30.  Coverage for that game is currently scheduled to start...

August 23rd, 2018

Red Sox, Rays Close Out Key Weekend Series Live Sunday On TBS

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: TBS The race to Major League Baseball’s 2018 post season is heating up, and this weekend, two American League foes will face off in a three-game series with serious playoff implications for both teams that culminates Sunday on TBS. The Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays face off in a three-game series that launches Friday night.  The series is critical for both teams...

August 23rd, 2018

WarnerMedia Acquires Worldwide Media Rights For “The Match”

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: WarnerMedia Group Two titans of the golf world are set to go toe-to-toe, and WarnerMedia and Turner Sports have secured worldwide media rights to the one-on-one golf greats. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will face off in a champions cup of sorts on November 23 at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The two-man tournament, dubbed “The Match” will be hosted by MGM Resorts...

August 23rd, 2018

WNBA’s 2018 Post Season Coverage Tips Off Tonight On ESPN2

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN/WNBA The road to the WNBA championship for the 2018 season starts tonight, and the ESPN networks will have extended coverage of the first round. Coverage of the league’s entire post season tips off at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN2 as the Phoenix Mercury plays host to the Dallas Wings.  At 10:30 p.m. ET, another Western Conference matchup will take place as the Los Angeles...

August 21st, 2018

Victor Cruz Announces NFL Retirement, Addition To ESPN Talent Roster

By Philip Sayblack ESPN has added another former NFL star to its roster as the start of the 2018-’19 season nears. Victor Cruz has joined the network’s talent lineup.  A former wide receiver with the New York Giants, Cruz also has a Super Bowl title to his name and a spot in the 2012 NFL Pro Bowl. The announcement of Cruz’s addition to ESPN’s talent roster came today as he announced that after...

August 21st, 2018