ESPN Announces Broadcast Schedule For Upcoming MLB Games

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN The Cubs and Brewers will go under the lights Sunday night live on ESPN. The National League Central foes, who are one, two in the division, will close out their three-game weekend series at Wrigley Field.  Milwaukee blanked Chicago 7-0 in the series’ opener Friday.  The teams face off in the series’ second game Saturday afternoon at 2:20 p.m. Jon Lester (3-2)...

May 11th, 2019

ESPN To Carry Exclusive NBA Draft Lottery Coverage

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack As the 2018-19 NBA season winds down, ESPN will carry coverage of the first building block for the 2019-20 season. The worldwide leader in sports will broadcast the 2018 NBA Draft Lottery May 14 from 8:30 – 9p.m.  The broadcast will originate live from Chicago, ILL and will feature the reveal for the Draft lottery order, analysis from ESPN on-air talent and interviews...

May 7th, 2019

ESPN To Broadcast 2019 Japan Opening Series Next Week

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN is headed to the far east for an upcoming Major League Baseball broadcast. The network will carry coverage of the 2019 Japan Opening Series on March 20 and 21. The series is a pair of pre-season MLB games, which will be played live at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan.  The Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics will face off in the matchups. Dave Fleming and Eduardo...

March 16th, 2019

ESPN To Air 2019 Women’s College Basketball Tournament Selection Show Monday

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN Women’s college basketball fans will find out next week, if their favorite teams will be part of the NCAA Women’s College Basketball tournament. ESPN will air the NCAA Women’s Basketball Selection Special presented by Capital One at 7 p.m. on Monday.  The two-hour special starts on ESPN, and will move to ESPNU as each team and its seeding is announced. Monday’s...

March 16th, 2019

ESPN’s ‘First Take’ To Preview NFC Wild Card Matchup Live From Texas

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack The National Football League kicks off its post season this weekend, and ESPN will be on hand to cover the first weekend of the playoffs. The network announced Monday in a news release, that its hit show First Take will air live from Arlington, Texas where the Dallas Cowboys will host the Seattle Seahawks in one of the weekend’s four Wildcard matchups.  The program’s...

January 1st, 2019

Hawai’i Bowl Names New Title Sponsor

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN It’s time to go bowling, and in the spirit of the season, ESPN has announced one of this year’s bowls has a new sponsor. The Hawai’i Bowl announced SoFi as its new title sponsor.  The game, scheduled to be played Dec. 22 in Honolulu, HA, is now in its 17th year as a post season game for the college football ranks. SoFi is a personal finance company based in...

December 2nd, 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 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

Mets, Phillies To Close Out Five-Game Series Sunday Night On ESPN’s ‘SNB’

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN has a National League East divisional matchup on tap in this week’s edition of its weekly Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell broadcast. The Philadelphia Phillies (68-54) will host the New York Mets (52-69) in the closer of the teams’ five-game series.  The series started Thursday with a one and one double-header between the NL East foes.  The...

August 19th, 2018

Bosox, ‘Stros Go Under The Lights Live Sept. 9 On ESPN

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN As Major League Baseball’s race to the post season heats up, ESPN has announced what is certainly its own hot addition to the network’s Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell schedule. The MLB-leading Boston Red Sox will play live under the lights against theAmerican League West-leading Houston Astros Sept. 9 on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball presented...

August 18th, 2018