ESPN Networks To Air NBA Free Agency Specials

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN continues its off-season coverage of the National Basketball Association next week. The network will cover the start of the league’s free agency period on The Jump: Free Agency Special.  The broadcast is scheduled to air from 5 to 10 p.m. Sunday on ESPN2.  Rachel Nichols will anchor the broadcast. The NBA’s free agency period opens at 6 p.m. June 30. Prior...

June 22nd, 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 Networks Airing Expansive Women’s College Basketball Tournament Schedule

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN is getting audiences ready for the women’s college basketball championship. The network launched a two-week-long schedule of tournaments that culminates next weekend in a series of women’s college basketball championships. Games on the schedule will be spread across ESPN’s family of networks on ESPN+, ESPNU, ESPN2, the SEC Network, ESPN3 and ACC Network...

March 5th, 2019

ESPN To Air Expanded Edition of ‘NFL Countdown’ Sunday

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN will air a special extended edition of NFL Countdown this weekend. The network will air a special three-hour edition of the program at noon Sunday ahead of the NFL Conference Championship games.  Sam Ponder will anchor the broadcast.  He will be joined by Matt Hasselbeck, Randy Moss, Rex Ryan, Charles Wooden, Louis Riddick, Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter...

January 18th, 2019

Bison, Eagles Vie For 2019 FCS CFB Championship Saturday On ESPN2

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN North Dakota State University and Eastern Washington will compete for the FCS College Football Championship this weekend, and ESPN will have full coverage of the game. The network announced in a news release sent Wednesday, that the game will be played Saturday in Frisco, Texas. Coverage is scheduled to start at 11:30 a.m. with FCS Championship Game Preview on ESPNEWS. ...

January 2nd, 2019

ESPN Networks Announce Broadcast Schedule For Week 11 Of College Football’s 2018 Season

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN has announced its broadcast schedule for Week 11 of the 2018 college football season. This week’s schedule features a number of games that have major playoff implications.  One of the most notable of the week’s games is an ACC matchup between undefeated No. 2 Clemson and No. 22 Boston College.  The headlining Saturday Night Footballgame is scheduled to...

November 6th, 2018

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

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

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