Shark Tank recap: Bagging grease, toys to build, breastfeeding apparel, upscale leg warmers

The Shiver: Tonight’s group of sharks: Dallas Mavericks owner and tech-sector maverick Mark Cuban in his usual stage-right chair, real-estate impresariess Barbara Corcoran, venture capital mogul Kevin “Mister Wonderful” O’Leary, QVC Queen Lori Greiner and at the end of the line, infosec entrepreneur Robert Herjavec. The Bait: Handy grease disposal, levelled-up LEGOs, fashionable breastfeeding and yoga-grade […]


Viewing Picks for January 14, 2017

All Times Eastern Bobsleigh IBSF World Cup, Winterberg, Germany 2-Man Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 3:30 p.m. (same day coverage) College Basketball Viewing Picks College Hockey Men’s Michigan State at Penn State — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m. Michigan at Minnesota — Fox College Sports Central, 8 p.m. Miami (OH) at North Dakota — Fox College Sports […]

Jose Mourinho phone press conference

Jose Mourinho answers reporter’s phone during press conference

Reporters using their phones to record a press conference is nothing new, but sadly, neither is one of said reporters forgetting to silence their phone and having a coach answer it mid-conference as a result. Coaches from Rick Pitino to Pat Fitzgerald to Bryan Harsin have done this, and the trend’s now spreading overseas, with the […]


ESPN 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. ESPN 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 the […]

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 31: Dre'Mont Jones #86 of the Ohio State Buckeyes hits Mike Williams #7 of the Clemson Tigers during the first half of the 2016 PlayStation Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

4 takeaways from 2016-2017 bowl game ratings

The bowl season is officially over and our friend Paulsen at Sports Media Watch has all the viewership data for 39 of the 40 bowl games as well as national championship games from all levels of college football. (The 40th bowl game, the Cure Bowl between Arkansas State and UCF, was on CBS Sports Network, which is […]

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 01: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons throws a pass during the first half against the New Orleans Saints at the Georgia Dome on January 1, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C.  Cox/Getty Images)

Your NFL Divisional Playoff announcing schedule

Saturday, January 14 NFC Divisional Playoff SEATTLE SEAHAWKS at ATLANTA FALCONS, FOX 4:35 pm – Kevin Burkhardt, John Lynch & Pam Oliver, Peter Schrager Westwood One – Kevin Kugler, James Lofton & Derek Rackley AFC Divisional Playoff HOUSTON TEXANS at NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS, CBS 8:15 pm – Jim Nantz, Phil Simms & Tracy Wolfson Westwood […]

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Top 20 college football games to look forward to next season

The first weekend without college football since last August is now upon us, which begins the toughest part of any college football fan’s year: the long wait until the next season is played. With the conclusion of the College Football Playoff national championship game, it will take just under eight months until we see actual […]