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TNT To Offer Multi-Platform Coverage of PGA Championship

The last major championship on the PGA calendar, the PGA Championship takes place next weekend at the Atlanta Athletic Club. TNT will offer coverage on TV, online and on mobile platforms for all four rounds starting Thursday, August 11 at 1 p.m. ET. TNT will have exclusive 1st and 2nd round coverage, plus early 3rd […]

CBS Sports Extends Agreement To Air PGA Championship

This just in from CBS Sports. It has been announced that CBS and the PGA of America have extended their agreement to golf’s final major tournament of each calendar year, the PGA Championship through 2019. This is an eight year agreement and it comes as the current contract is ending. 2011 marks the 20th year […]

Sirius XM Extends Agreement with The PGA Tour

We learned just before the end of 2011, Sirius XM came to an agreement with the PGA Tour to keep PGA Tour Radio and coverage of golf on the satellite radio provider. From all accounts, this was pretty close to not happening and having all golf events removed from Sirius XM. But things came out […]

Monday Night Linkage

Let’s do some linkage this evening. I’ve found enough links to warrant a post. From Sports Business Journal, Eric Fisher writes that NBCSports.com will be relaunching in September.  Eric says the founders of Rivals.com will be launching a new site of their own. Tripp Mickle of SBJ says the man who created the channels that […]

Doin’ The Monday Links

Let’s do some Monday links today. Here’s a note for you all. Starting from Wednesday afternoon through Saturday, I won’t be here. I’ll be attending a wedding in Boston. I will have some stuff for you that will publish on Thursday and Friday so you’ll see fresh content here, but I won’t be able to […]

Quotage From TNT’s Coverage of PGA Championship, Final Round

I wasn’t able to post this earlier as I was playing chauffeur, but I want to give props again to Turner Sports for sending this out right as TNT was signing off its coverage of the PGA Championship. Tremendous. Notes from TNT’s Coverage of the PGA Championship from Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis. – Final Round […]

Quotage From TNT’s Coverage of The PGA Championship, 2nd & 3rd Round

Once again, the great people at Turner Sports have sent the press release from the PGA Championship within minutes of sign-off. With coverage including the conclusion of the 2nd round and the start of the 3rd, I present this press release. Notes from TNT’s Coverage of the PGA Championship from Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis. […]

Friday Night Megalinks

After playing chauffeur all day today, it’s time to do some linkage for you. As usual, we have the Weekend Viewing Picks. And now to our links. USA Today’s Michael Hiestand and Mike McCarthy debate the Jim Gray/Corey Pavin dispute. Fanhouse’s John Walters was able to go inside ESPN’s college football meetings this week. John […]

Quotage From TNT’s Coverage of PGA Championship, 2nd Round

This came one minute. One mere minute after TNT signed off its coverage of the PGA Championship. That’s quite impressive. Thanks to the great people at Turner Sports PR for sending this. Makes my job easier. Here’s the quotage. Notes from TNT’s Coverage of the PGA Championship from Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis. – Round […]

Quotage From TNT’s Coverage of PGA Championship, 1st Round

Gotta hand it to the people at Turner Sports. The quick turnaround of the quotage from what was a very long broadcast is rather impressive. So if you missed anything from today’s coverage, you have this to refer to. Notes from TNT’s Coverage of the PGA Championship from Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis. – Round […]

Your Thursday Links

Let’s do the Thursday links as I have to leave early to avoid Patriots traffic ahead of their preseason game against the Saints tonight. Onto the links. Steve Elling of CBSSports.com reports about a confrontation between Golf Channel’s Jim Gray and Ryder Cup captain Corey Pavin over a quote Gray reported earlier this week.  Stephanie […]

CBS Sports Previews The PGA Championship

Earlier this week, CBS held a media conference with its golf announcing crew, production crew and sports division president Sean McManus. They all talked about the upcoming PGA Championship at Whistling Straits. Here are highlights from the conference call. CBS SPORTS BROADCASTS PGA CHAMPIONSHIP FOR 20th CONSECUTIVE YEAR AUGUST 12-15 FROM WHISTLING STRAITS IN KOHLER, […]

The Tuesday Links Or Getting Through Some Stuff

Dealing with work and trying to finish up some stuff, but while I have a break, let’s do the linkage for you. First, USA Today’s Michael Hiestand looks at the ratings from various events from the weekend.  Mike also writes about Fox NFL Sunday analyst Jimmy Johnson being a contestant on CBS’ Survivor: Nicaragua this […]

Golf Channel Is All Over The PGA Championship

Golf’s final major of the year or “Glory’s Last Shot” as the PGA calls it, is this week. The PGA Championship tees off on Thursday on TNT, but Golf Channel will have plenty of coverage in and around the tournament. Golf Channel will have live coverage of the pre-tournament press conferences in addition to its […]

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