Ryan Berenz

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Star Wars nerd. Adult Fan of LEGO (AFOL). Father of two. Husband of one. I write about sports on TV because I am bad at sports in real life.

2015 Boston Marathon TV schedule on Universal Sports

2015 Boston Marathon TV

Universal Sports Network presents live TV and online coverage of the 119th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 20. Live coverage on race day from Copley Square begins at 8:30am ET and includes a marathon wrap-up show at 4pm ET. Al Trautwig and Larry Rawson call the race on Universal Sports, with additional analysis and reporting from Frank Shorter, Josh Cox and Juli Benson, along with host Paul Sunderland. Nick Gismondi reports from the start and finish lines. 2015 Boston Marathon TV Schedule on Universal Sports Subject to change – all times Eastern. Sunday, April 19                 4 PM – Boston Marathon … Continue reading

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Terry Crews hosts 2015 TV Land Awards honoring classic TV

2015 TV Land Awards

Celebrities from TV, film and music come together for the 2015 TV Land Awards, taped at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, Calif., on April 12. The awards show airs simultaneously on TV Land, Nickelodeon and NickMom on Saturday, April 18, at 9pm ET/PT. Terry Crews hosts this celebration of the most creative, popular and loved stars and series. The ceremony also featured a tribute to late comedian Joan Rivers and a stunning performance by Jennifer Hudson. 2015 TV Land Award Recipients THE FAN FAVORITE AWARD: Parenthood  Accepting the award are Lauren Graham, Craig T. Nelson, Peter Krause, Bonnie Bedelia, … Continue reading

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Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach 2015 TV coverage on Discovery and Velocity

Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach 2015

As they did for the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction in January, Discovery Channel and Velocity are teaming up to present live coverage of the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach 2015 collector car auction April 17-19 from South Florida Fairgrounds in West Palm Beach. Coverage begins with eight hours on Friday, April 17, at 12pm ET on Velocity. On Saturday, Discovery takes over at 2pm ET and shifts to Velocity at 5pm ET. Velocity rounds out coverage on Sunday beginning at 12pm ET. Want to bid on NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick’s 2012 Ferrari 458 Spider (pictured above?). That would be Lot #412. Here’s the press … Continue reading

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ACM Awards 2015 bring country music superstars to Dallas

ACM Awards 2015

Of the 100 or so annual country music awards shows on TV, the ACM Awards 2015 (not to be confused with these) seem like they might be pretty good. Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton cohost The 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards honoring the biggest names and emerging talent in country music at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. CBS airs the show on Sunday, April 19, live at 8pm ET (delayed PT). Joining Bryan on the list of top nominees are Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line, Kenny Chesney and Eric Church. Performers include Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Garth Brooks, Luke … Continue reading

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2015 NBA Playoffs TV schedule: First Round

2015 NBA Playoffs TV schedule

Sixteen teams embark on the playoff journey toward June’s NBA Finals with first-round games beginning Saturday, April 18. Action begins on ESPN at 12:30pm ET with three games and one game on ABC at 3pm ET. TNT’s playoff coverage begins with three games Sunday. NBA Playoff games air on ESPN, TNT, ABC, NBA TV and ESPN2. 2015 NBA Playoffs TV Schedule: First Round All Times Eastern. *If Necessary. TBD = To Be Determined. EASTERN CONFERENCE (1) Atlanta Hawks vs. (8) Brooklyn Nets Game 1 – Sun. April 19, Brooklyn at Atlanta, 5:30 PM, TNT Game 2 – Wed . April … Continue reading

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This Alaskan Bush People parody trailer is just damn awesome

Alaskan Bush People Art Hack parody

Some wonderful bastards at Art Hack Studio in Denver gave Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People the Robot Chicken treatment and it’s just magnificent. Behold: They’ve captured the absurdity of the show without doing anything particularly outrageous. Love how they depict Bear (with kung fu grip?) punching the fish. My only criticism is that the Ami figure looks way too attractive. Gotta add the infected teeth. Sounds like Art Hack has a lot more ABP stuff in the works. Can’t wait to see it. And then will come a day when we’ll all be disappointed to learn their ABP figures have … Continue reading

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2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs TV schedule: First Round

2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs TV Schedule: First Round

The quest for the Stanley Cup is down to the playoffs, with 16 teams grinding toward one goal in the NHL’s “second season” beginning Wednesday, April 15. NBCSN, NBC, CNBC, USA Network and NHL Network combine to televise the NHL Playoffs. 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs TV Schedule: First Round *If Necessary. TBA = To Be Announced. EASTERN CONFERENCE No. 1 Montreal Canadiens vs. No. 4 Ottawa Senators Wednesday, April 15: Ottawa at Montreal, 7pm ET, NHL Network Friday, April 17: Ottawa at Montreal, 7pm ET, CNBC Sunday, April 19 , Montreal at Ottawa, 7pm ET, NBCSN Wednesday, April 22, … Continue reading

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USA vs. Mexico international soccer friendly on FOX Sports 1

USA vs. Mexico international soccer friendly on FOX Sports 1

FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports Go air the USA vs. Mexico international soccer friendly — in as much as a USMNT vs. El Tri match can be considered “friendly” — on Wednesday, April 15, at the sold-out Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. Coverage begins with the U.S. National Team Pregame show at 8pm ET. The match begins at 9pm ET. John Strong and Alexi Lalas call the match with reporter Julie Stewart-Binks. More soccer on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports 2: UEFA Champions League Quarterfinals TV Schedule on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports 2 Tuesday, April 14 … Continue reading

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MLB on FOX and FOX Sports 1 2015 TV schedule

MLB on FOX 2015

TOMORROW! Baseball is BACK on @FOXSports1! #RedSox vs #Yankees 12:30 PM ET #Royals vs #Angels 9 PM ET #MLBonFS1 pic.twitter.com/KhArlZm9Ik — FOX Sports 1 (@FOXSports1) April 10, 2015 Age-old rivals are back at it again the Bronx for the 2015 season premiere of MLB on FOX Sports as the Boston Red Sox visit the N.Y. Yankees in Game 2 of a three-game weekend series on Saturday, April 11, at 1pm ET. Later that night, the 2014 AL champion Kansas City Royals visit the L.A. Angels of Anaheim. FOX Sports 1 airs Saturday MLB doubleheader until May 23, when FOX steps in … Continue reading

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End of the road for Raylan and Boyd in FX’s Justified series finale: “The Promise”

FX Justifies series finale

Remember the summer of 2009 and FX’s announcement of a 13-episode order for Lawman, based on the work of the late, great crime fiction author Elmore Leonard? After six seasons, the tale of Harland, Ky., lawman Raylan Givens (Timothy Olyphant) and career criminal Boyd Crowder (Walton Goggins) comes to a close on FX on Tuesday, April 14, at 10pm ET/PT in the Justified series finale, “The Promise.” “I will say that it is nice knowing that, you know, the show — to have an opportunity to know the end is coming,” Olyphant says. “Usually, when things end, I’m not the first person … Continue reading

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