Your NBA Announcing Schedule for 11/25 – 11/30

Tuesday, November 25Golden State Warriors at Miami Heat (NBAtv 7:30 pm) Local BroadcastWednesday, November 26New York Knicks at Dallas Mavericks (ESPN 7:30 pm) Mike Breen, Jeff Van GundyMemphis Grizzlies at Los Angeles Lakers (NBAtv 10:30 pm) Local BroadcastFriday, November 28Los Angeles Clippers at Houston Rockets (NBAtv 8 pm) Local BroadcastSaturday, November 29New Orleans Pelicans at Washington Wizards (NBAtv 7 pm) […]


College Football Rankings show a huge ratings winner for ESPN

Last week we talked about the weekly College Football Rankings show perhaps not doing the committee any favors in selecting the Top 4 teams in the sport.  The task of having to produce rankings each and every week brings increased scrutiny to the committee and opens up their work to every possible inquisition. So why […]


College GameDay On The Clock – Harvard

With a slate of really, really bad football on Saturday, perhaps the biggest upset of the day came on the set of College Gameday, set this week on the historic grounds of Harvard University for “The Game”, Harvard vs. Yale. This was the second time that College Gameday has visited an Ivy League location, the […]


Paul Finebaum will take calls during the Iron Bowl on SEC Network

As ESPN gets ready to broadcast its first Alabama-Auburn Iron Bowl game in seven years, another opportunity to watch has emerged. While Brent Musberger will be on the call on ESPN, Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch reported that Paul Finebaum will be live on the SEC Network taking calls during the game. They’re calling it the Finebaum […]


Viewing Picks for November 25, 2014

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Barclays Center Classic Tennessee State at Virginia — ESPN3, 7 p.m. Norfolk State at Vanderbilt — SEC Network Plus, 8 p.m. Cancun Challenge, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Cancun, Mexico Semifinals Virginia Tech vs. Northern Iowa — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m. Miami (OH) vs. Northwestern — CBS Sports […]


Your NHL Announcing Schedule for the Week of 11/24

United States Monday, November 24 Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Boston Bruins, 7 p.m. ET (NBCSN) - Dave Strader, Brian Engblom Wednesday, November 26 Philadelphia Flyers vs. Detroit Red Wings, 7:30 p.m. ET (NBCSN) - Local Announcers Friday, November 28 New York Rangers vs. Philadelphia Flyers, 1 p.m. ET (NBC) - Mike Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire Chicago Blackhawks vs. […]


NFL Ratings, Week 12: Cowboys-Giants lowest since ’07

Regional Window (Fox) 1. Milwaukee (GB vs. MIN) - 44.2/72 2. Seattle (ARZ vs. SEA) - 40.5/70 3. Minneapolis-St. Paul (GB vs. MIN) - 35.7/70 4. Boston (DET vs. NE) - 35.2/71 5. Providence (DET vs. NE) - 34.2/59 6. San Diego (STL vs. SD) - 28.9/58 7. Chicago (TB vs. CHI) - 28.9/55 8. Phoenix (ARZ vs. SEA) - 28.2/49 9. Detroit […]


Video: Terry Bradshaw destroys Roger Goodell

Remember a few months ago when everyone was calling for Roger Goodell’s job over his complete and total botching of the Ray Rice case?  Remember when Goodell stammered and stuttered his way through a woeful press conference?  Remember when he was climbing to the mountain of the worst commissioner in sports? That seems like a […]


Brent Musburger will call the Iron Bowl on Saturday night

Great news for college football fans as the preeminent voice of the sport will return to the big stage to call one of the most important games of the season. Brent Musburger will return to ESPN to call the Iron Bowl this Saturday between #1 Alabama and #14 Auburn.  Musburger will announce the game alongside the […]

DirecTV Red Zone Channel

The AA Sunday Studio Spectacular: DirecTV’s Red Zone Channel

We forge ahead with our experiment to watch all the Sunday NFL studio programs. While some have been painful to watch, others have been just average while even others have surprised us. Through eleven weeks of our viewing experiment, we had yet to fully enjoy a studio program. That was until this week. DirecTV’s Red […]


Viewing Picks for November 24, 2014

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s CBE Hall of Fame Classic, Sprint Center, Kansas City, MO Semifinals Arizona State vs. Maryland — ESPNU, 7 p.m. Alabama vs. Iowa State — ESPN2, 9:30 p.m. Las Vegas Invitational Prairie View A&M at Memphis — ESPN3, 8 p.m. Legends Classic, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY Semifinals Villanova vs. Virginia […]

Super Bowl XLIX Primary

Which advertisers are buying the Super Bowl XLIX?

Earlier this month, we told you that NBC was having some trouble selling its last available ads for Super Bowl XLIX in February 2015. While some traditional advertisers are back, we do have some first-time buyers. Now the $4.5 million per 30 second spot may be formidable for some marketers, but for those trying to […]