Vitale’s new deal with ESPN will take him through what would be his 42nd year with the network. His ultimate goal? Broadcast a game when he is 100.
According to the “New Age of Soccer Fandom” study released by Bleacher Report, 63% of soccer fans prefer to watch a full game over highlights.
Across 76 telecasts on ABC, ESPN, TNT and NBA TV, this year’s playoffs are averaging 3.95 million viewers, compared to 4.61 million viewers over 78 games through the same point last year.
If this year’s NBA Finals were to go seven games, Smith could host as many as eight primetime specials across SportsCenter and First Take for ESPN.
The fitness and regime company posted a bullet-pointed list of grievances with the social media network in the days following their exodus.
Golf Digest is set to embark on its third ownership transition in its nearly 70 years of operation and all signs point to growth under new owners.
Athletes share more of their lives than ever before, leaving content creators to grapple with how to deepen the message in the stories they tell.