ESPN’s Doris Burke doesn’t understand this thing with Drake either

ESPN basketball reporter and analyst Doris Burke was a guest on the Mike & Mike show Wednesday morning, presumably to talk about the NBA and the women’s college basketball clash between No. 1 UConn and No. 2 Notre Dame. But Greenberg and Golic just wouldn’t be doing their jobs properly if they didn’t ask about […]

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 26:   Mike Weber #25 of the Ohio State Buckeyes rushes the ball against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 26, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Both CBS and ESPN/ABC claim victory for 2016 college football season

In the battle for viewers and ratings in the college football world, CBS and ESPN/ABC are both claiming victory. The SEC on CBS says its celebrating its eighth consecutive year as the “highest-rated regular season college football package on any network.” CBS says its package of 17 SEC games including the conference championship game averaged a […]

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Olympic Channel to get its own original documentary series

The over the top streaming Olympic Channel which launched after the Rio Games has been streaming its own content. The content has either been short vignettes or various live sporting events. But now the Olympic Channel has announced a new original documentary series with some heavy Hollywood hitters producing the films. “Five Rings Films” will […]

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The late Bill King honored with Frick Award from Baseball Hall of Fame

The Baseball Hall of Fame has announced that the long-time voice of the Oakland A’s, Bill King, is the winner of the Ford C. Frisk Award for broadcasting excellence. King was the Voice of the A’s for 25 years from 1981 to 2005. In addition to calling baseball, King called NBA games and probably best known for […]

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Ranking the college football bowl games: Which are the ones to watch?

College football has 40 scheduled FBS Bowl Games this year, with a National Championship Game to follow them all. Additionally, starting last year, ESPN put together a “HBCU National Championship” called the Celebration Bowl, to be contested between the champions of the two HBCU conferences. It’s not an FBS Bowl, though, so it won’t be ranked […]


Viewing Picks for December 7, 2016

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Pearl Harbor Invitational, Bloch Arena, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Pearl Harbor, HI Cal vs. Seton Hall — FS1, 7 p.m. Princeton vs. Hawai’i — FS1, 9:30 p.m. Buffalo at Pittsburgh — ACC Network Plus, 7 p.m. Harvard at Boston College — ACC Network Plus, 7 p.m. Southern Illinois at […]

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - SEPTEMBER 20: Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Mets works out at an instructional league day at Tradition Field on September 20, 2016 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Mets manager Terry Collins hopes Tim Tebow will play in Spring Training games

Despite looking very overmatched in the Arizona Fall League, Tim Tebow apparently plans to continue his baseball career, and New York Mets manager Terry Collins even wants to see Tebow play in some of the team’s Spring Training games. Collins told the media on Tuesday at the Winter Meetings that he hopes “you will see […]

DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 30:  Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs during play against the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center on November 30, 2016 in Dallas, Texas.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that , by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Your NBA announcing schedule for 12/6-12

Tuesday, December 6 San Antonio Spurs at Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA TV 8 pm) Local Broadcast Wednesday, December 7 Cleveland Cavaliers at New York Knicks (ESPN 8 pm) Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy & Lisa Salters Golden State Warriors at Los Angeles Clippers (ESPN 10:30 pm) Dave Pasch, Mark Jackson & J.A. Adande Thursday, December 8 […]

Disco Demolition Night

Drunk History will explore Disco Demolition Night

Tonight’s episode of Comedy Central’s Drunk History is going to look at one of the more infamous promotions in MLB history. Disco Demolition Night at the old Comiskey Park in Chicago happened on  July 12, 1979 and was the brainchild of DJ Steve Dahl and the Chicago White Sox’s promotions director Mike Veeck. It happened in between […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 05:  The Connecticut Huskies celebrate with the trophy after their 82-51 victory over the Syracuse Orange to win the championship game of the 2016 NCAA Women's Final Four Basketball Championship at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on April 5, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

HBO to offer new documentary series on UConn women’s basketball team

HBO Sports has announced in conjunction with IMG, a new documentary reality series focusing on the UConn women’s basketball team. The series titled, “UConn Huskies: The March to Madness” premieres with an hour-long show on Wednesday, March 1, then subsequent episodes will run for a half-hour. As the Huskies go for their fifth consecutive NCAA […]