2014 NFL schedule announced on NFL Network

2014 NFL Schedule

The 2014 NFL schedule will be announced on NFL Network Wednesday, April 23, at 8pm ET in a three-hour special NFL Total Access: Schedule Release ’14. Complete weekly schedules for every team will be revealed, as well as the marquee prime-time TV games on ESPN’s Monday Night Football, NBC’s Sunday Night Football, the Thanksgiving Day games, and the new Thursday Night Football package on CBS and NFL Network. The regular season begins Thursday, Sept. 4, at CenturyLink Field, home of the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Super Bowl XLIX is Feb. 1, 2015, at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, … Continue reading

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Boston Marathon 2014 date, time and TV coverage on Universal Sports

Boston Marathon 2014

The world’s oldest annual marathon, the Boston Marathon, showcases an expanded field of 36,000 runners tackling the historic 26.2-mile course on Monday, April 21. Prerace coverage begins at 8:30am ET, with live coverage of the race beginning at 9:25am ET (see full broadcast schedule below). Universal Sports Network’s coverage will also include stories about the terrorist bombing near the finish line of the 2013 event. More Boston Marathon Coverage: NBC Dateline special investigates Boston Marathon bombings NGC special looks at the hunt for Boston bombers NBC’s Brian Williams interviews Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman Al Trautwig and Larry Rawson … Continue reading

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2014 NBA Playoffs TV schedule by day: First Round

2014 NBA Playoffs TV schedule by day: First Round

Sixteen teams embark on the playoff journey toward June’s NBA Finals with first-round games beginning Saturday, April 19. The 2014 NBA Playoffs TV schedule begins with ESPN and ABC combining for four Game 1s on Saturday. TNT’s playoff coverage begins with three games Sunday, April 20. NBA TV begins its playoff coverage with Game 2 of Brooklyn-Toronto series on Tuesday, April 22. 2014 NBA PLAYOFFS FIRST-ROUND MATCHUPS EASTERN CONFERENCE (1) Indiana Pacers vs. (8) Atlanta Hawks (2) Miami Heat vs. (7) Charlotte Bobcats (3) Toronto Raptors vs. (6) Brooklyn Nets (4) Chicago Bulls vs. (5) Washington Wizards WESTERN CONFERENCE (1) … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey 2014 final: ESPN and ESPN Deportes offer coverage

Copa del Rey 2014 final: ESPN and ESPN Deportes offer coverage

In the U.S., ESPN Deportes and ESPN will air live coverage of the Copa del Rey 2014 final, pitting Barcelona against Real Madrid from Mestalla Stadium in Valencia. The match airs April 16 at 3pm ET on ESPN and ESPN Deportes, and will also be available in English and in Spanish on WatchESPN. A replay of the match will air April 16 at 8:30pm ET on ESPN Deportes and WatchESPN. For ESPN Deportes’ coverage of the Copa del Rey 2014 final, play-by-play commentator Fernando Palomo, analyst Jose “Tato” Noriega and pitch-side reporter Martin Ainstein will call the match. Over on … Continue reading

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ESPN’s 30 for 30 Soccer Stories kick off with “Hillsborough”

30 for 30 Soccer Stories

Gearing up for its coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil this summer, ESPN launches a series of documentaries in its popular 30 for 30 franchise devoted to soccer, looking at some fascinating but little-known or long-forgotten stories surrounding the world’s most popular game. The “Soccer Stories” series includes two feature-length documentaries and six 30-minute films, each examining key moments and figures in soccer and placing them in the context of historical events. Sign up to receive all the latest Soccer news, delivered straight to your inbox! The series opens with Hillsborough (April 15, 8pm ET), a feature-length … Continue reading

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NHL playoffs 2014 TV schedule

NHL Playoffs 2014 TV Schedule

The NHL playoffs 2014 TV schedule begins with first round games on Wednesday, April 16. The best-of-seven-game first round airs on NBCSN, NBC, CNBC and NHL Network. NHL Playoffs Round 1 Matchups Eastern Conference Boston Bruins vs. Detroit Red Wings Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Montreal Canadiens Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Columbus Blue Jackets New York Rangers vs. Philadelphia Flyers Western Conference Colorado Avalanche vs. Minnesota Wild Anaheim Ducks vs. Dallas Stars St. Louis Blues vs. Chicago Blackhawks San Jose Sharks vs. Los Angeles Kings NHL PLAYOFFS 2014 TV SCHEDULE All Times Eastern. Schedule Subject To Change. *If Necessary First Round Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Preview: Golf Channel’s “Arnie” documentary tribute to Arnold Palmer

Arnie

Golf Channel’s Arnie three-night documentary tribute to Arnold Palmer examines Palmer’s rise to becoming one of the most beloved figures in sports. Arnie premieres Sunday, April 13, at 10pm ET following Golf Channel’s Live From The Masters tournament roundup with the first installment, “Arnie & His Army.”  The series continues Monday, April 14, with “Arnie & His Majors” and concludes Tuesday, April 15, with “Arnie & His Legacy.” Golf Channel spent the past year traveling with Palmer and collected hundreds of hours of archival film footage, including never-before-released Palmer family videos. Arnie also features more than 100 interviews with luminaries … Continue reading

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Highlights of Golf Channel Masters Week TV coverage

The Masters 2014 dates, times and TV channels

It’s Masters Week on Golf Channel, and the network has the year’s first and most prestigious major covered from all angles. Signature shows include Live From The Masters, with more than 50 hours of live news coverage and press conferences from Augusta National Golf Club. Morning Drive has interviews, news, analysis and special features for early risers each day of the tournament. Following The Masters on Sunday is the premiere of Golf Channel’s three-part documentary series Arnie, featuring more than 100 interviews and extensive archival footage to present the most complete portrait of golf legend Arnold Palmer. Full schedule and programming … Continue reading

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What happened to FOX Saturday Baseball?

FOX Saturday Baseball Game of the Week 2013 schedule

Baseball fans looking to tune in to nationally televised MLB games on Saturday afternoons will have to look in a slightly different place this season. The traditional FOX Saturday Baseball Game of the Week that aired on broadcast TV throughout the entire regular season has been cut back significantly. FOX airs only 12 Saturday games in 2014 (schedule is below), with an expanded schedule of games now airing on FOX Sports 1, including most Saturdays. FOX airs eight consecutive Saturdays of MLB regional games in primetime beginning May 24 and leading up to July’s All-Star Game in Minneapolis. FOX will … Continue reading

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The Masters 2014 dates, times and TV channels

The Masters 2014 dates, times and TV channels

Golf’s first major tournament of the year, The Masters, returns to Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., April 10-13. ESPN and CBS share coverage of the tournament. ALSO SEE: Golf Channel Masters Week TV coverage highlights Golf’s first major tournament of the year, The Masters, returns to Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., as the top players in the game compete for the coveted green jacket and a place in golf history. Australia’s Adam Scott, the first Aussie to ever win The Masters, is defending champion. He’ll compete against the likes of Henrik Stenson, Jason Day, Phil Mickelson, … Continue reading

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