|ESPN Airs Most-Viewed WNBA Playoffs Since 2007|
September 19, 2014
ESPN's coverage of the 2014 WNBA postseason generated the largest television audience for the event since 2007
|ESPN to Premiere 3-Part Series World of X Games: Big Wave Hellmen, 9/21|
September 17, 2014
Five Big Wave Surfers in Search of the World's Biggest Waves on ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC
World of X Games will debut Big Wave Hellmen – a three-episode series with five surfers seeking the biggest waves i...
|ESPN Announces Details for MOTORSPORTS THIS WEEK|
September 15, 2014
New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H., will host Race No. 2 in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, NASCAR's 10-race version of the playoffs, with the Sylvania 300 on Sunday, Sept. 21, and ESPN...
|ESPN to Televise Two USA BASKETBALL Women's Exhibition Games|
September 11, 2014
ESPN2 will televise two USA Basketball women's exhibition games in advance of the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women beginning on Thursday, Sept. 11
|Curt Schilling to Resume ESPN MLB Analyst Role Beg. 9/11|
September 09, 2014
Three-time World Series Champion Curt Schilling will rejoin ESPN and resume his MLB analyst role starting with Thursday's 10 p.m. ET edition of Baseball Tonight (ESPN2).
|Men's Quarterfinal Round Gives ESPN Its 3rd-Highest US OPEN Metered Market Rating|
September 05, 2014
Roger Federer's comeback from two sets down, including saving two match points, to defeat Gael Monfils in an exciting three-hour and 21-minute quarterfinal match last night, garnered ESPN a 1.6 overni...
|NASCAR & Comcast Ink 10-Year Series Entitlement Agreement Thru 2024|
September 03, 2014
NASCAR and Comcast (CMCSA, CMCSK) announced today a historic agreement that will make Comcast's XFINITY brand the title sponsor of what is now known as the NASCAR Nationwide Series through 2024.
|FOX Sports One Celebrates Milestone as Primetime's Fastest Growing Sports Channel|
August 18, 2014
At precisely 6:00 AM ET on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, FOX Sports ushered in a new era of sports television with the official launch of FOX Sports 1 in approximately 90 million homes
|WICT Announces 2014 Woman of the Year and Women to Watch Honorees|
August 11, 2014
'WICT is proud to honor these three highly accomplished professionals,'
said Maria E. Brennan, CAE, President & CEO, WICT. 'Each honoree
exemplifies the WICT Touchstones of Leadershi...
|C Spire to carry SEC Network on its new digital HD television service|
August 04, 2014
The addition of the SEC Network is part of comprehensive, multi-year
distribution agreement between the National Cable Television Cooperative
(NCTC) and the Walt Disney Company. C Spire ...
|Walt Disney Co & Suddenlink Ink Multi-Year Distribution Agreement|
August 04, 2014
Suddenlink and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) today announced a broad multi-year distribution agreement to deliver Disney's robust lineup of top quality sports, news and entertainment content to ...
|Walt Disney & National Cable Television Announce Long-Term Distribution Agreement|
August 01, 2014
The National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) today announced a comprehensive multi-year distribution agreement to deliver Disney's robust lineup of top qual...
|ESPN Networks Announces Coverage of 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain|
August 01, 2014
Leading up to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain, ESPN networks will follow the path of the USA Basketball Men's National Team beginning with an intrasquad exhibition game today
|Fathom Events & NBC to Bring BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE LIVE to Select Theaters|
July 23, 2014
Soccer has taken root in the U.S. as never before and now new and longtime soccer fans alike will get a chance to witness the world's best soccer on the big screen as Fathom Events and NBC Sports Grou...
|Bikini Ready Lifestyle to Sponsor the 2014 BB&T Atlanta Open, 7/19|
July 15, 2014
NEWARK, N.J., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Inergetics, Inc. (OTCBB: NRTI), a leading developer of nutritional supplements, is proud to announce Bikini Ready as a premier sponsor of the BB&T Atlanta Open...
|Germany vs. Argentina is ESPN's 3rd-Highest Overnight Rating for FIFA World Cup Match|
July 14, 2014
Sunday's Germany vs. Argentina FIFA World Cup Final on ABC – a 1-0 Germany victory in extra time to secure the nation's fourth World Cup title and first since 1990 – averaged a 9.7 overnight rating
|Drake to Host 22nd Annual ESPYS, 7/16|
July 11, 2014
Host Drake will be joined on stage by the world's premier athletes and some of Hollywood's biggest stars when The 2014 ESPYS Presented by Capital One come to Los Angeles.
|Brazil vs. Colombia is Most-Watched FIFA World Cup Quarterfinal Match on ESPN|
July 07, 2014
ESPN's presentation of Friday's Brazil vs. Colombia match, a 2-1 Brazil victory at Estadio Catelao in Fortaleza, was seen by an average audience of 6,349,000 viewers
|World Cup's Netherlands v Costa Rica Earns Solid Ratings for ESPN|
July 07, 2014
ESPN's presentation of Saturday's Netherlands vs. Costa Rica match, a 0-0 tie in which Netherlands advanced after extra time in a shootout at Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, was seen by an average audie...
|ESPN to Air Two Golf Championship Events Beg., 7/10|
July 03, 2014
Championship golf events from England and Oklahoma will air on ESPN2 and WatchESPN next week as top players compete in the Ricoh Women's British Open and the U.S. Senior Open.
|ESPN's USA-Belgium Coverage is Highest Overnight Rating for FIFA World Cup Match|
July 02, 2014
ESPN's telecast of Tuesday's USA vs. Belgium FIFA World Cup match – a 2-1 U.S. loss in extra time – averaged a network record 9.6 overnight rating
|ESPN Extends Agreement to Air Hot Dog Eating Contest Through 2024|
July 01, 2014
ESPN has reached an agreement with Major League Eating that provides the network exclusive rights to televise a live, one-hour show of the League's Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest ...
|ESPN Airs Two Highest-Rated Non-US Men's World Cup Matches Ever|
July 01, 2014
ESPN's two FIFA World Cup Round of 16 telecasts on Sunday, June 29, set a record as the highest-rated men's World Cup matches, in any round not involving a United States team, on ESPN or ESPN2 ever.
|ESPN's ESPY Day to Benefit to Help The V Foundation|
June 30, 2014
ESPN to Launch ESPY Day Benefitting The V Foundation for Cancer Research
|USA-Germany Is ESPN's Second Highest-Rated Men's World Cup Match Ever|
June 27, 2014
ESPN's coverage of the United States' 1-0 loss to Germany in the final day of the 2014 FIFA World Cup group play - Thursday, June 26, at noon ET - generated an average minute audience of more than 12 ...