NBCUniversal and Universal Sports to Air Coverage of Youth Olympic Games

As part of the current deal that has NBCUniversal airing the Olympics through 2020, the NBC Sports Group and Universal Sports will cover the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, Communist China this month. NBC, NBCSN and Universal will combine for 54.5 hours of coverage. And to show it’s committed to this set of games, Josh […]

Weekend Programming Press Releases

Let’s give you some weekend programming releases. Asides from baseball, NASCAR and golf, there are some slim pickings, but you may find something you like in the following announcements. Don’t let me influence your viewing. Tomorrow, CBS airs the finale of the Tour de France plus has a special on the road to the PGA […]

A Late Monday Night Update

I’ll give you some links as I watch some Monday Night Football. We start with Newsday’s Neil Best as he breaks some news on his first real day back from vacation (he did blog a little on Sunday night). Neil says the YES Network has apparently matched MSG Network’s offer to simulcast Mike Francesa’s WFAN […]

Some More Tuesday Links

Before I focus on doing something else other than blogging, let me provide you with some more links. From the Sports Business Journal, John Ourand has a very good article on the fallout from the SEC/ESPN deal from last week. John Ourand teams up with Eric Fisher for a story on Major League Baseball looking […]

A Tuesday Night Update

As NBC’s Olympic coverage is in a lull, I turn over to NESN and find the Red Sox and Texas embroiled in a 14-13 barnburner at Fenway Park. This is after the Red Sox put up 10 runs in the 1st inning and seemed to be cruising until the 5th inning when Texas scored 8 […]