The NBA will celebrate Craig Sager in Opening Night ceremonies on Tuesday

Craig Sager will not be on the sidelines for NBA Opening Night on Tuesday, but the league is making sure we keep him in mind anyway. The NBA will auction off 100 pairs of Nike Air Force 1s designed by Sager, with proceeds benefitting the SagerStrong Foundation, and will also sell some Sager-inspired T-shirts atat […]


The 15 best WWE Hell in a Cell matches ever

The Hell in a Cell match is arguably the greatest gimmick match in the history of World Wrestling Entertainment. It’s a match where two or more competitors battle inside of a 20-foot-high steel cage with a roof on it. The first Hell in a Cell match took place in October 1997. The idea is that once […]


A-Rod sends nerdy emails to FS1 producers after broadcasts

Other than Andrew Miller and Javy Baez, the biggest revelation of these MLB playoffs has been Alex Rodriguez. In a reversal of the way it usually goes, when we love an athlete until he gets in the broadcast booth, a hated player has become a beloved broadcaster right before our eyes. A-Rod, who has appeared throughout the postseason on […]

DraftKings and FanDuel

DraftKings and FanDuel are nearing a settlement with the state of New York

Back in early August, Daily Fantasy Sports companies like DraftKings and FanDuel were reinstated and legalized in the state of New York by Governor Andrew Cuomo. Over two months later, the settlement between the two parties is on the horizon. In March, the New York Attorney General’s office claimed daily fantasy sports websites such as […]


NBA TV reporter Kristen Ledlow robbed at gunpoint

So, this is more than a bit terrifying – NBA TV reporter Kristen Ledlow was robbed at gunpoint on Saturday night “by three men who knew who I was, where I lived, and were waiting for me when I got home”. She posted about the incident on Twitter and Instagram, also noting she was taking […]


Viewing Picks for October 24, 2016

All Times Eastern College Basketball College Basketball Live: American Media Days — ESPNU, 3 p.m. College Football B1G Football Coaches Press Conference 2016 — Big Ten Network, 11:40 a.m. B1G Football & Beyond — Big Ten Network, 12:45 p.m. Crunch Time — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football Live — ESPN2, 1:30 p.m. CFB Daily — […]


Sports and Entertainment Ratings Buzz: October 10-16

If you would like to ask about or request ratings for a program or event on these networks, please reach Douglas on Twitter @SonOfTheBronx. NFL Network Top 25 (and Select) Programs For searching an event or program on this page, type CTRL-F in your browser (if browser is capable) then type your event/program title in […]


What does an AT&T/Time Warner merger mean for sports viewing?

This weekend, AT&T reached an agreement to buy Time Warner for an amazing $85.4 billion. It means that AT&T which completed a deal to buy DirecTV last year will have control of a massive entertainment company that includes Cartoon Network, Cinemax, CNN, HBO, TBS, TNT and Warner Bros. In addition, the acquisition includes Turner Sports which […]

during game six of the National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field on October 22, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.

NLCS Game 6 draws “yuuuuge” numbers for FS1

The series-clinching Game 6 of the National League Championship Series drew big ratings for FS1. Fox officials are sad that there is not a Game 7 which would have likely drawn a big number, but they’ll take what’s given to them. Last night’s NLCS Game 6 gave FS1 yet another overnight ratings record in the […]