Monthly Archives: February 2010

Weekend Viewing Picks

Saturday, February 27 College Basketball Viewing Picks English Premier LeagueChelsea vs. Manchester City – ESPN2, 7:30 a.m.Bolton vs. Wolverhampton – Setanta Sports, 9:30 a.m.Birmingham City vs. Wigan Athletic – Fox Soccer Channel, 10 a.m.Stoke City vs. Arsenal – Fox Soccer Channel, 12:30 p.m.Burnley vs. Portsmouth – Setanta Sports, 5 p.m. (same day coverage) GolfLPGA Tour/HSBC […]

College Basketball Viewing Picks

men’s basketball schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports Saturday, February 27 College Gameday, live from Syracuse, NY – ESPN, 11 a.m. noonPittsburgh at St. John’s – Big East Network CBS Coverage MapKentucky at Tennessee – CBSNotre Dame at Georgetown – CBS Boston College at Georgia Tech – Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic/Fox Sports Florida/Fox Sports South/NESN Michigan […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

College Basketballmen’sSiena at Rider – ESPNU, 7 p.m.Butler at Valparaiso – ESPNU, 9 p.m. College HockeyRPI at Colgate – NHL Network, 7 p.m.Boston University at Vermont – NESN, 7:30 p.m.Ohio State at Miami – CBS College Sports, 8 p.m. GolfLPGA Tour/HSBC Women’s Champions, 2nd round – Golf Channel, 12:30 p.m.PGA Tour/Phoenix Open, 2nd round – […]

NBC's Olympic Quotage For Day 14

Just three more days for Olympic quotage. We have the stuff from NBC’s networks for the last Thursday of the 2010 Winter Olympics. As usual, we begin with Universal Sports. UNIVERSAL SPORTS AT THE VANCOUVER GAMES: NEWS, NOTES AND QUOTES FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2010 Thursday, February 25, 2010 — On the fifteenth day of […]

The Olympics Prevent People From Washing Clothes – NBC

I don’t know how NBC determines these statistics, but yesterday, the network claimed 35% of those watching cried while watching Joannie Rochette’s performance on Tuesday. Now, it says 34% of households with the Olympics on now procrastinate doing various chores including washing laundry. I don’t know how this is determined, but it’s in the latest […]

2010 New York Sports Emmy Nominations

I have the nominations for this year’s New York Emmy Awards and you have some heavy hitting networks which have received nods. These are just for sports. Take a look. SPORTS COVERAGE: Single Story Dirt Dixie. December 2, 2008. (News 12 Connecticut). Matthew Cyr, Photographer/Editor. The Godfather’s Got Game. March 9, 2009. (News 12 Connecticut). […]

MLB Network's 2010 Spring Training Schedule

This just in to the Fang’s Bites e-mail inbox, we have the extensive Spring Training schedule for MLB Network. Almost 80 games will be aired, 45 live on the network. In addition, each team will be seen at least three times which is good. Here’s the MLB Network press release. MLB NETWORK TO AIR 78 […]

Versus Ramps Up Its NHL Coverage After the Olympics

On March 1 when the NHL returns from its Olympic break, Versus brings back the game in a big way with a slew of games over a span of four nights. This is something I would watch if Versus was on DirecTV, but you know, the two sides are locked in a dispute. But for […]

Baseball Tonight Hires Another Analyst

Earlier this week, ESPN announced the hiring of former Yankees third baseman Aaron Boone as a analyst for Baseball Tonight. Today, another analyst was hired and it’s former Toronto Blue Jays General Manager J.P. Ricciardi. J.P. Ricciardi Joins ESPN as Baseball Tonight Analyst J.P. Ricciardi, a 30-year professional baseball veteran – including roles as a […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

College Basketballmen’sIowa at Northwestern – ESPN, 7 p.m.Tulsa at Duke – ESPN2, 7 p.m.Georgia at Vanderbilt – ESPNU, 7 p.m.Wisconsin at Indiana – Big Ten Network, 9 p.m.Arizona at Cal – ESPN, 9 p.m.South Carolina at Kentucky – ESPN2, 9 p.m.Santa Clara at Gonzaga – ESPN2, 11 p.m.Loyola Marymount at San Diego – ESPNU, 11 […]

NBC's Olympic Quotage For Day 13

Let’s provide the notes and quotes from NBC’s networks from the last Wednesday of the Winter Olympics. Just glad to see this coming to an end. Here is Universal Sports’ quotage from yesterday. UNIVERSAL SPORTS AT THE VANCOUVER GAMES: NEWS, NOTES AND QUOTES FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2010 Wednesday, February 24, 2010 — On the […]

TNT's Thursday NBA Doubleheader

Let’s give you some details on TNT’s NBA doubleheader on Thursday. NBA Action Continues on TNT with a Thursday Doubleheader Featuring Cavaliers @ Celtics and Nuggets @ Warriors Dallas Mavericks forward Caron Butler to visit the NBA on TNT studio TNT NBA Thursday continues on February 25 with an exclusive doubleheader beginning at 8 p.m. […]

The NFL Scouting Combine Is Covered Like a Wool Blanket

With the NFL Scouting Combine starting in Indianapolis on Thursday, you know that NFL Network will be all over it being the only cameras allowed into Lucas Oil Stadium to show the NFL hopefuls for the upcoming Draft. Here’s the programming for NFL Network for the next few days. EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE OF 2010 NFL SCOUTING […]