Viewing Picks for January 22, 2017

All Times Eastern Bobsleigh IBSF World Cup, St. Moritz, Switzerland Men’s 4-Man Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 8 p.m. (same day coverage) Bundesliga Bayer Leverkusen vs. Hertha BSC — FS1, 9:30 p.m. Mainz 05 vs. FC Köln — FS2, 11:20 a.m. Bundesliga Match Day — FS1, 9 a.m. Bundesliga Highlights Show II — Fox Soccer Plus, […]


Viewing Picks for January 21, 2017

All Times Eastern Bobsleigh IBSF World Cup, St. Moritz, Switzerland Women’s Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 6 p.m. (same day coverage) Men’s 2-Man Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 7 p.m. (same day coverage) Bundesliga Werder Bremen vs. Borussia Dortmund — FS1, 9:30 a.m. FC Augsburg vs. TSG 1899 Hoffenheim — FS2, 9:30 a.m. VfL Wolfsburg vs. Hamburger […]


Viewing Picks for January 20, 2017

All Times Eastern Bundesliga SC Freiburg vs. Bayer München — FS1, 2:30 p.m. Bundesliga Match Day — FS1, 2 p.m. Bundesliga Report: Bundesliga World Tour — FS2, 6 p.m. Bundesliga Weekly — FS2, 6:30 p.m. College Basketball Men’s Eastern Michigan at Akron — CBS Sports Network, 6:30 p.m. Women’s Georgetown at Xavier — FS1, 7 […]


Viewing Picks for January 19, 2017

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s North Carolina-Wilmington at College of Charleston — American Sports Network, 7 p.m. Davidson at La Salle — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m. Maryland at Iowa — ESPN, 7 p.m. UConn at SMU — ESPN2, 7 p.m. Richmond at Dayton — ESPNU, 7 p.m. UAB at Florida Atlantic — beIN […]

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti looks on before the 2014 AFC Divisional Playoffs game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti urges NFL to reduce commercial breaks

The NFL ratings slump has been one of the major stories the league has encountered this year. A lot of it had to do with the presidential election, but one owner feels it’s more to do with the commercials rather than the election. Speaking for a story on the his team’s website, Baltimore Ravens owner […]


Hulu is sending out invitations for its live TV beta

We’ve told you about Hulu’s live streaming service that is expected to launch later this year. Now Hulu is sending out invitations for those who want to take part in a beta test for the live TV service. Cord Cutter News says that fewer than 100 invitations have been sent out, but the version of the […]

Mike Francesa

Mike Francesa is ready to go on his WFAN farewell tour

The date for Mike Francesa’s final show at WFAN is December 15 and he’s not feeling melancholy. As he prepares to go to his final Super Bowl Radio Row in Houston, Francesa told Newsday’s Neil Best that callers are reminding him about his final year at the sports radio pioneer and he’s trying to work through […]


Viewing Picks for January 18, 2017

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Florida at South Carolina — SEC Network, 6:30 p.m. Notre Dame at Florida State — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m. St. Joseph’s at UMass — American Sports Network, 7 p.m. Indiana at Penn State — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m. Colgate at Boston University — Campus Insiders, 7 […]


SiriusXM to launch a Fox Sports channel this Friday

It’s been a few years since Fox Sports Radio has been on SiriusXM satellite radio. But that ends this week as SiriusXM will launch a new Fox Sports channel on Friday. Sports Business Daily reports that subscribers will be able to hear a mix of FS1 and Fox Sports Radio programming on the channel which […]

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 17:  Serena Williams of the United States plays a forehand in her first round match against Belinda Bencic of Switzerland on day two of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 17, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Women’s tennis fans look to pirated websites to watch matches

While the Australian Open is underway and the tournament is accessible on either ESPN2 or Tennis Channel, fans of women’s tennis have to find creative ways to watch non-Grand Slam tournaments. Thanks to the WTA’s new tennis contracts, women’s tournaments are no longer on Tennis Channel and are now on beIN Sports. While Tennis Channel has […]

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01:  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots celebrates holding the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Seattle Seahawks during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Patriots defeated the Seahawks 28-24.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Fox to provide free Super Bowl LI stream with local ads

Update at the bottom: NBC disputes how original this is to Fox.  Over the years, the live stream Super Bowl has grown from the game to last year’s game with all of CBS’ ads included in real-time. For Super Bowl LI, Fox plans to provide not just the game and the ads, but local commercials […]


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, […]

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 […]