SPORTS TV COVERAGE

ABC Announces Weekly Series, MORE IN COMMON, Launching on Facebook Watch, Saturday, July 2 ABC Announces Weekly Series, MORE IN COMMON, Launching on Facebook Watch, Saturday, July 2
by TV News Desk - July 20, 2018

“More In Common” – a weekly show from ABC featuring stories of Americans from different backgrounds who come together in unexpected ways – will debut tomorrow, July 21, in the recently announced news section on Facebook Watch. It's the first series from “Localish,” a digital-first media brand from A... (more...)
BATTLEBOTS Returns for Second Half of 2018 Season August 3 on Discovery Channel BATTLEBOTS Returns for Second Half of 2018 Season August 3 on Discovery Channel
by TV News Desk - July 19, 2018

The epic robot-fighting series BattleBots returns with even higher stakes for the second half of its 2018 season as momentum builds towards the 2018 World Championship and the awarding of the Giant Nut to the ultimate BattleBots Champion. As part two of the season commences, some bots are already on... (more...)
DC Universe Digital Subscription Service Now Available for Pre-Order DC Universe Digital Subscription Service Now Available for Pre-Order
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2018

DC Universe Digital Subscription Service Now Available for Pre-Order... (more...)
Big Markets Step Up to the Plate and Deliver for FOX During Tuesday Night's MLB All-Star Game Big Markets Step Up to the Plate and Deliver for FOX During Tuesday Night's MLB All-Star Game
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2018

Big Markets Step Up to the Plate and Deliver for FOX During Tuesday Night's MLB All-Star Game... (more...)
Top Athletes Gathered For The Laureus Summit Presented By ESPN On Nelson Mandela's Centennial Top Athletes Gathered For The Laureus Summit Presented By ESPN On Nelson Mandela's Centennial
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2018

More than two dozen athletes and leaders spoke at yesterday's Laureus Summit presented by ESPN at LA Live in Los Angeles, which aimed to shine a light on sports positive impact on youth and communities across the globe. Falling on the 100th birthday of Laureus founding patron Nelson Mandela, the sum... (more...)
CityParks PuppetMobile Brings Free Traveling Entertainment to NYC Parks CityParks PuppetMobile Brings Free Traveling Entertainment to NYC Parks
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the debut of its newest marionette show, The Big Good Wolf. The show will travel to parks in all five New York City boroughs on the CityParks PuppetMobile now through September 2018. For up to date information on the date, time and locations of all performa... (more...)
Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the casting of Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street) in a lead role of the half-hour comedy pilot THE WRONG MANS, also starring and produced by Ben Schwartz (HOUSE OF LIES) and written and executive produced by James Corden (The Late Late Show with James Corden), Mathew Baynton (Yonde... (more...)
NBC Sports Presents Comprehensive Coverage of 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens This Weekend NBC Sports Presents Comprehensive Coverage of 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

NBC Sports will present more than 30 hours of live coverage of the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens from San Francisco, Calif., this weekend across NBC, NBCSN, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, NBCSports.com, the NBC Sports app, and NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Group's direct-to-consumer product – repre... (more...)
Hit Comedy Series BALLERS Returns To HBO For Fourth Season This August Hit Comedy Series BALLERS Returns To HBO For Fourth Season This August
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

 After refusing to compromise his principles by joining an alliance with the filthy-rich Anderson brothers to move a football franchise to Las Vegas, Spencer and his partner Joe set out to expand their foothold in the client-management business, weighing an opportunity to purchase an extreme-sports ... (more...)
NBCSN Presents Wicked Fast Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Racing From 'The Magic Mile' This Sunday NBCSN Presents Wicked Fast Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Racing From 'The Magic Mile' This Sunday
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

NBC Sports Group revs up for its fourth week of 2018 NASCAR on NBC racing with more than 17 hours of trackside coverage from New Hampshire Motor Speedway, culminating with the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 this Sunday, July 22 at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN.... (more...)
CNBC's Hit Reality THE PROFIT Debuts On Universo As EL SOCIO With Business Expert Marcus Lemonis This Sunday CNBC's Hit Reality THE PROFIT Debuts On Universo As EL SOCIO With Business Expert Marcus Lemonis This Sunday
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

UNIVERSO, announced today the premiere “El Socio,” hosted by business tycoon from Miami, Marcus Lemonis this Sunday, July 22 at 10PM/9C. For the first time on Spanish-language television in the U.S., the cut-throat entrepreneur will invest his time – and money – into 18 different businesses ranging ... (more...)
Telemundo Deportes Welcomes Back Three-Division World Champion and Former Olympian Abner Mares Telemundo Deportes Welcomes Back Three-Division World Champion and Former Olympian Abner Mares
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

Telemundo Deportes Welcomes Back Three-Division World Champion and Former Olympian Abner Mares... (more...)
Telemundo Deportes' 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Viewership By The Numbers Telemundo Deportes' 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Viewership By The Numbers
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

Telemundo Deportes concluded its comprehensive and exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the network's first-ever FIFA World Cup on Sunday, July 15, delivering unprecedented success across all platforms, according to data provided by Nielsen and Adobe Analytics.... (more...)
Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS
by TV News Desk - July 18, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the casting of Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street) in a lead role of the half-hour comedy pilot THE WRONG MANS, also starring and produced by Ben Schwartz (HOUSE OF LIES) andwritten and executive produced by James Corden (The Late Late Show with James Corden), Mathew Baynton (Yonder... (more...)
Julian McCullough to Host 'Shark Week's' Live Late-Night Talk Show 'Shark After Dark' with Appearances by 'Bob the Shark' Julian McCullough to Host 'Shark Week's' Live Late-Night Talk Show 'Shark After Dark' with Appearances by 'Bob the Shark'
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

Get your snorkels ready, because it's time dive into deep dark waters with the return of SHARK WEEK's hit late-night talk show SHARK AFTER DARK, back in its original LIVE format. The show returns for its sixth year with all-new host, actor, writer, producer and comedian Julian McCullough, star of th... (more...)
New on Hulu this Week: UNREAL Season 4, THIS COUNTRY, THE LAST SHIP, FIND ME IN PARIS, & More New on Hulu this Week: UNREAL Season 4, THIS COUNTRY, THE LAST SHIP, FIND ME IN PARIS, & More
by TV News Desk - July 18, 2018

Hulu is the only pay-TV service to offer live and on demand channels, original series and films, and a library of premium streaming TV shows and movies, all in one place. This includes content from the four major broadcast networks, ABC, CBS, FOXand NBC, with local live broadcast affiliate programmi... (more...)
Live Professional Fighters League Action Continues This Thursday Live Professional Fighters League Action Continues This Thursday
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

NBC Sports continues coverage of the Professional Fighters League this Thursday, July 19, live at 9 p.m. ET on NBCSN from NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, in Uniondale, NY. MMA coverage includes five bouts, highlighted by a pair of featherweight bouts, featuring Lance Palmer... (more...)
Paramount Network Presents I AM PAUL WALKER Premiering Saturday, August 11 Paramount Network Presents I AM PAUL WALKER Premiering Saturday, August 11
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

Paramount Network Presents I AM PAUL WALKER Premiering Saturday, August 11... (more...)
Science Channel to Air ROBOT WARS, Robot Fighting Series Premieres 8/8 Science Channel to Air ROBOT WARS, Robot Fighting Series Premieres 8/8
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

Science Channel to Air ROBOT WARS, Robot Fighting Series Premieres 8/8... (more...)
NBC Wins The Primetime Week Of July 9-15 In 18-49, Total Viewers and Many Other Key Measures NBC Wins The Primetime Week Of July 9-15 In 18-49, Total Viewers and Many Other Key Measures
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

NBC Wins The Primetime Week Of July 9-15 In 18-49, Total Viewers and Many Other Key Measures... (more...)
Science Channel Sets U.S. Premiere for ROBOT WARS August 8 Science Channel Sets U.S. Premiere for ROBOT WARS August 8
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2018

More metal munching madness is headed to Science Channel as the network has picked up rights to air the robot fighting series ROBOT WARS. Filmed in an enormous bulletproof fighting arena that contains dangerous hazards such as fire, spikes, the flipper and the iconic pit, 40 of the top robot combat ... (more...)
FSLC Announces Flat Is Beautiful: The Strange Case of Pixelvision, August 10-16 FSLC Announces Flat Is Beautiful: The Strange Case of Pixelvision, August 10-16
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2018

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces Flat Is Beautiful: The Strange Case of Pixelvision, August 10-16. ... (more...)
Fight Network Launches in the UK on SKY and Freesat Fight Network Launches in the UK on SKY and Freesat
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

Fight Network, the world's premier 24/7 multi-platform channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, today announced it has launched on Channel 192 on SKY and Channel 161 on Freesat across the UK.... (more...)
Lunkerville Adds Discovery Channel to List of Broadcast Partners Lunkerville Adds Discovery Channel to List of Broadcast Partners
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

The internationally syndicated television show South Bend's Lunkerville is ready with a brand new season of 'real people with real fish stories' and a new broadcast partner in 2018. The award-winning series will air on Discovery Channel in the third quarter, from July through September. This adds to... (more...)
Ben McAdoo Speaks With Peter King For FOOTBALL MORNING IN AMERICA Debut Column Ben McAdoo Speaks With Peter King For FOOTBALL MORNING IN AMERICA Debut Column
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2018

Peter King's new Monday morning NFL column “Football Morning in America” debuted today exclusively on NBCSports.com, and included an interview with former New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo, who detailed what he learned during his time with the organization.... (more...)