Finally Getting To The Linkage

Being surprised earlier today by a sudden trip to a jobsite threw me off today so I’m late getting to the linkage, but it’ll be here. Let’s go. First, Kelly McBride of the Poynter Institute pens the first column as the ESPN Ombudsman. She and two other Poynter Institute faculty will write monthly columns, sometimes […]

Late Night Thursday Links

I wasn’t able to provide links during the day and I keep accumulating sports media stories and I don’t want to get into this pattern where I can provide links Monday through Wednesday, but not from Thursday through Sunday. That’s not good especially since you have come to expect linkage just about every day. So […]

HBO’s Boxing After Dark Returns This Saturday

HBO’s Boxing After Dark is back with for a new season with two new fights from Las Vegas. Bob Papa returns to call the action. Boxing and all-around charlatan Max Kellerman also returns for more head-scratching statements. Roy Jones, Jr. is also on hand, hopefully to teach Max a thing or two about the ring. […]

HBO’s Last World Championship Boxing Bout of 2010

Tonight is the final World Championship Boxing program of the year for HBO. It will feature a Super Lightweight Title fight. Here’s the preview from HBO Sports. HBO SPORTS® PRESENTS A SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE SLUGFEST WHEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® AMIR KHAN VS. MARCOS MAIDANA AND VICTOR ORTIZ VS. LAMONT PETERSON IS SEEN LIVE SATURDAY, DEC. […]

HBO Previews 24/7 Pacquaio/Magarito, Episode 2

On Saturday, boxing fans can see what Manny Pacquaio is doing in advance of his fight with Antonio Magarito next month. The series premiered last week and we have a preview of this week’s episode. 24/7 PACQUIAO/MARGARITO OCT. 30 EPISODE             Episode #2             Debut:  SATURDAY, OCT. 30 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT)             Manny Pacquiao (51-3-2, […]

HBO’s Boxing After Dark Returns Tonight

HBO’s series, Boxing After Dark returns tonight. Unfortunately, it also marks the return of boxing and all-around charlatan Max Kellerman. Here’s the release. THE VEGAS STRIP HEATS UP WITH A FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE UNIFICATION SHOWDOWN WHEN HBO SPORTS® PRESENTS HBO BOXING AFTER DARK®:  YURIORKIS GAMBOA VS. ORLANDO SALIDO AND ANTHONY PETERSON VS. BRANDON RIOS SATURDAY, SEPT. […]

HBO’s World Championship Boxing Returns Tonight

Boxing fans have a title fight tonight on HBO as World Championship Boxing is back. HBO SPORTS HEADS NORTH OF THE BORDER FOR A LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE SHOWDOWN WHEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®:  JEAN PASCAL VS. CHAD DAWSON IS SEEN LIVE SATURDAY, AUG. 14 ON HBO             Strength meets finesse in a light heavyweight title showdown […]

On The Next 24/7 Mayweather/Mosley

Tonight at 8:30 is the latest installment of 24/7 Mayweather/Mosley. HBO has your preview. 24/7 MAYWEATHER/MOSLEY:  APRIL 24 EPISODE             Episode #3             Debut:  SATURDAY, APRIL 24 (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET/PT)             The two men who shaped Floyd Mayweather’s fighting career are profiled.  As the May 1 welterweight pay-per-view showdown nears, the action in Shane Mosley’s […]

Preview of 24/7 Mayweather/Mosley

We have this release from HBO regarding tonight’s installment of 24/7 Mayweather/Mosley. Check it out. 24/7 MAYWEATHER/MOSLEY APRIL 17 EPISODE             Episode # 2             Debut:  SATURDAY, APRIL 17 (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET/ 6:30-7:00 p.m. PT)             Other HBO playdates:  April 17 (12:15 a.m. ET/9:15 p.m. PT), 18 (10:15 a.m.), 19 (9:30 a.m., 7:30 p.m., 1:00 […]

Saturday's Linkage

Giving you some links while I’m working at the home office today. That’s no fun working on a Saturday, but we do what we gotta do to eat. We start with what broke last night out in Los Angeles, that the TV announcing team for the Clippers, Ralph Lawler and Michael Smith were suspended by […]

Friday's Press Release Reading

Here are some more press releases that came into the Fang’s Bites inbox on Friday. We’ll get these posted and go to bed. Busy day on Saturday. I won’t be near a computer as I’ll be in New York to get my first glimpse at my niece. It’s nice to write that. This is from […]

An All-Star Break Linkfest

Let’s give you some linkage today. Adam Reilly of the Boston Phoenix tells us that CBS Radio is moving Mix 98.5 to heritage rock station WBCN’s 104.1 FM frequency and that a new FM sports radio station will be on the 98.5 frequency. Thanks to Bruce Allen of Boston Sports Media Watch for the link. […]

Posting Press Releases Before Bedtime

After watching a completely boring Home Run Derby tonight in which I fell asleep in the easy chair, it’s time to post some press releases before I shut off the lights and go to bed. I’ll begin with this release from MLB which states Walking Talking Conflict of Interest Bud Selig holds a Town Hall […]

Monday's Press Releases

I have quite a few releases to post tonight so let’s get to them and hopefully, I won’t fall asleep with the computer on. I’ll begin with Fox Sports which says it will be Tweeting during the All-Star Game on July 14th. FOX SPORTS ALL A-TWITTER AT 80TH MLB ALL-STAR GAME MLB on FOX Plans […]

Our Monday Links

After hemming and hawing over how to organize the links today, I’ve decided I’m going to do a post based on just sports media links, then one on reaction to Blogs With Balls. I know many of the readers are probably sick of my posts on the conference, but it was a good event to […]