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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El Clásico Joven – America vs Cruz Azul 2014 TV coverage

El Clásico Joven - America vs Cruz Azul 2014 TV coverage

Univision networks will feature live coverage of El Clásico Joven (“The New Classic”), the America vs Cruz Azul 2014 matchup, on Saturday, April 5. Coverage of the match airs live starting at 6:55pm ET on Univision Network. Prior to the match there will be pre-game coverage on Univision Deportes Network, with post-game coverage on that network as well. Coverage of America vs Cruz Azul 2014 will also be available on UnivisionDeportes.com. Univision Networks coverage of  El Clásico Joven – America vs. Cruz Azul 2014 El Clásico Joven – América vs. Cruz Azul Saturday, April 5, 2014 – LIVE from Estadio … Continue reading

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NCAA hockey Frozen Four 2014 TV schedule

Frozen Four 2014 TV schedule

The NCAA hockey Frozen Four 2014 TV schedule for Thursday, April 10, on ESPN networks has Union (N.Y.) vs. Boston College in the first semifinal, followed by Minnesota vs. North Dakota in the second game at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The championship game is Saturday, April 12 on ESPN. Every game is also available online and on mobile devices on WatchESPN. ESPN’s lead hockey play-by-play commentator John Buccigross calls the game with lead hockey analyst Barry Melrose. Quint Kessenich reports. Fans can get live updates, news and more from the Frozen Four’s Twitter feed at @NCAAIceHockey. NCAA hockey … Continue reading

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NCAA Women’s Final Four Sunday on ESPN

NCAA Women's Tournament 2014

The 2014 NCAA Women’s Final Four Sunday, April 6, on ESPN has Maryland vs. Notre Dame followed by Connecticut vs. Stanford at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. NCAA Women’s Final Four Nashville, Tenn. Sunday, April 6 6pm ET: NCAA Women’s Final Four Special Presented by Capital One 6:30pm ET: Maryland vs. Notre Dame, ESPN/WatchESPN 9pm ET: Connecticut vs. Stanford, ESPN/WatchESPN Championship Nashville, Tenn. Tuesday, April 8 5pm ET: The Experts: NCAA Women’s Championship, ESPNU/WatchESPN 6pm ET: College Basketball Live: NCAA Women’s Championship Special, ESPNU/WatchESPN 7:30pm ET: NCAA Women’s Championship Special Presented by Capital One, ESPN/WatchESPN 8:30pm ET: Connecticut vs. Notre … Continue reading

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