Viewing Picks for January 17, 2017

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Ohio at Akron — American Sports Network, 7 p.m. Illinois at Purdue — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m. Kentucky at Mississippi State — ESPN, 7 p.m. Texas at Baylor — ESPN2, 7 p.m. South Florida at Central Florida — ESPNews, 7 p.m. Pittsburgh at North Carolina State — ESPNU, […]


Live from the Super Bowl, it’s…NASCAR Race Hub?

Airing studio shows from the Super Bowl’s host city is a time-honored tradition, one that’s been done by everything from radio shows to SportsCenter to Whitlock’s House Party By The Bay. All of those other shows were either football-focused or general sports, though; FS1 is making a different move this year, announcing Monday that one […]

First Take Your Take winners

Meet the fans who will embrace debate on First Take this week

Who’s ready to watch fans debate Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman on ESPN’s First Take? The First Take, Your Take contest, which was announced back in October, has revealed its winners, Chrystal Stone of New York City and Mikal Goodman of Miami. They’ll appear on the show Tuesday and Wednesday respectively (Jan. 17 and […]

CLEVELAND, OH - NOVEMBER 02:  Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs celebrate with his teammates after defeating the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in Game Seven of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field on November 2, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cubs win their first World Series in 108 years.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

“Baseball” director Ken Burns says he may add another chapter regarding Chicago Cubs

Celebrated documentarian Ken Burns (“The Civil War,” “The War,” the upcoming “The Vietnam War”) has said that he is looking to add another hour to the documentary series, “Baseball.” The original nine-part series premiered on PBS in 1994 and had an hour added in 2010 (“The Tenth Inning”) that looked at the 1994 work stoppage through 2009 […]


The 10 Best WWE Royal Rumble Matches Ever

The month of January means something very special to lifelong fans of World Wrestling Entertainment: The Royal Rumble. It is headlined by a battle royal match that takes place only once per year, which the event itself is named after. The Royal Rumble started back in 1988 as a special on USA Network. In 1989, it […]


Viewing Picks for January 16, 2017

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Marquette at Butler — FS1, noon Creighton at Xavier — FS1, 2 p.m. Texas-Arlington at South Alabama — ESPN2, 3:30 p.m. DePaul at St. John’s — FS1, 4:30 p.m. Portland State at Northern Arizona — Fox College Sports Pacific, 5:30 p.m. Seton Hall at Villanova — FS1, 6:30 p.m. […]


Sports and Entertainment Ratings Buzz: January 2-8

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 […]


Viewing Picks for January 15, 2017

All Times Eastern Bobsleigh IBSF World Cup, Winterberg, Germany 4-Man Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 3 p.m. (same day coverage) College Basketball Viewing Picks College Gymnastics UCLA at Oklahoma — Fox College Sports Central/Fox Sports Net, 5 p.m. College Wrestling Michigan at Nebraska — Big Ten Network, 2:15 p.m. Iowa at Oklahoma State — Fox College […]