Dan Shulman

ESPN’s Dan Shulman to call selected Blue Jays games

He’s returning home. Dan Shulman who called Toronto Blue Jays games between 1995 and 2001 will be back in the 2016 season calling about 30 games for Sportsnet in Canada. It means a reunion with Buck Martinez as the two called Blue Jays games. It also means that Martinez who has been calling play-by-play for […]


Viewing Picks for November 20, 2015

All Times Eastern Boxing Friday Night Knockout, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas, NV WBA Fedebol Super Middleweight Title Gilberto Ramirez Sanchez vs. Gevorg Khatchikian — truTV, 10 p.m. Bundesliga Hamburger vs. Borussia Dortmund — FS2, 2:20 p.m. College Basketball Men’s 2K Classic, Madison Square Garden, New York, NY Semifinals Wisconsin vs. […]

Undeniable with Joe Buck

Undeniable with Joe Buck is undeniably not Joe Buck Live

It’s no secret that Joe Buck has wanted to do a talk show. We know about his initial effort Joe Buck Live on HBO in 2009 which lasted for a mere three episodes. Then there was the 2007 pilot he shot with a New York taxi driver as his co-host. It was no surprise that […]


Viewing Picks for November 19, 2015

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Charleston Classic, TD Arena, Charleston, SC Quarterfinals Mississippi vs. George Mason — ESPN3, noon Oklahoma State vs. Towson — ESPN3, 2:30 p.m. Long Beach State vs. Seton Hall — ESPNU, 7 p.m. Virginia vs. Bradley — ESPN2, 9:30 p.m. Gavitt Tipoff Games Rutgers at St. John’s — FS1, 7 […]

The FanDuel Inc. app is arranged for a photograph on an Apple Inc. iPhone in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015. Fantasy sports companies DraftKings Inc. and FanDuel Inc. raised a total of $575 million in July from investors including KKR & Co., 21st Century Fox Inc. and Major League Baseball to attract players to games that pay out millions of dollars in cash prizes in daily contests. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

FanDuel suspends its New York operations

In the wake of the State of New York going after daily fantasy sites and the failure of DraftKings and FanDuel to stop a temporary restraining order preventing them from doing business in the state, one company has decided to suspend its operation there. FanDuel has announced that it will not entries from New York […]


Comcast says “No” to YES for now

It’s the latest dispute between a content provider and a cable company, this time Comcast vs. Fox and once again, viewers are caught in the middle. Comcast and Fox have been negotiating carriage for the YES Network in Connecticut, New Jersey and Pennsylvania for much of the year and finally the drop dead date for […]


Viewing Picks for November 18, 2015

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Gavitt Tipoff Game Illinois at Providence — FS1, 7 p.m. Wofford at North Carolina — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m. Western Kentucky at Belmont — American Sports Network, 7 p.m. Akron at Arkansas — SEC Network Plus, 7 p.m. Saint Louis at Southern Illinois at Edwardsville — Fox […]


Viewing Picks for November 17, 2015

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s 2015 Tip-Off Marathon BYU at Long Beach State — ESPN2, 1:45 a.m. Nevada at Hawaii — ESPN2, 4 a.m. Green Bay at East Tennessee State — ESPN2, 6 a.m. Stephen F. Austin at Northern Iowa — ESPN2, 8 a.m. Valparaiso at URI — ESPN2, 10 a.m. Alabama at Dayton […]


Viewing Picks for November 16, 2015

All Times Eastern College Basketball 2015 Tip-Off Marathon Men’s Tennessee at Georgia — ESPNU, 7 p.m. Virginia at George Washington — ESPN2, 7:30 p.m. Oral Roberts at South Carolina — SEC Network, 7:30 p.m. Kennesaw State at LSU — ESPNU, 9 p.m. San Diego State at Utah — ESPN2, 9:30 p.m. Baylor at Oregon — […]

Bryant Gumbel

HBO Real Sports’ Bryant Gumbel notes the lack of sports journalism

Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel has been a standard in sports journalism for 20 years. Launching on HBO twenty years ago, the monthly sports news magazine has won numerous Sports Emmys for journalism. Bryant Gumbel has called Real Sports the show he’s most proud of in his long broadcast career: “I’ve never hid or tried […]

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 05:  Starting pitcher Jon Lester #34 of the Chicago Cubs delivers the ball against the St. Louis Cardinals during the Opening Night game at Wrigley Field on April 5, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Chicago Cubs announce plans to create their own cable network in 2020

The Chicago Cubs want to branch out on their own. Having been part of the old Fox Sports Net Chicago and now, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, the Cubs have shared cable channel space with the Blackhawks and White Sox. In cases of conflicts with the Blackhawks playoff run or during the summer with the White Sox, […]


Viewing Picks for November 15, 2015

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s CBE Classic Fairfield at North Carolina — ESPNU, 4 p.m. Legends Classic South Alabama at North Carolina State — ESPNU, 6 p.m. 2K Classic Siena at Wisconsin — ESPNU, 8 p.m. Mount St. Mary’s at Ohio State — ESPNU, noon Wake Forest at Bucknell — CBS Sports Network, 1 […]

French Flag

Viewing Picks for November 14, 2015

All Times Eastern Baseball Arizona Fall League Military Appreciation Game Surprise Saguaros at Salt River Rafters — MLB Network, 8 p.m. Boxing ShoBox: The New Generation, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV Super Welterweights Frank Galarza vs. Jarrett Hurd — Showtime, 10:45 p.m. Face Off With Max Kellerman: Cotto/Canelo — HBO, 11:35 p.m. […]