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DC-2 Fiber Cutting Ceremony - May 19, 2014

Posted by Allison Stoneberg on May 19, 2014

New State-of-the-Art Home for SportsCenter

Unparalleled Media Center Comes On Line in June NFL Programming to Originate from DC-2 Late Summer ESPN’s Digital Center-2, a 194,000-sq. foot, five-studio media facility, had its ceremonial opening today on the network’s Bristol, Conn campus. SportsCenter will be the first program to debut from the state-of-the-art DC-2 in June, followed by NFL programming later this summer. [...]

2010 -- LeBron James -- Miami Heat

Posted by Ben Cafardo on May 19, 2014

Third-highest Rated NBA Conference Finals Game One Ever on ESPN Family of Networks

NBA Eastern Conference Finals Game One – the Indiana Pacers defeated the Miami Heat 107-96 – generated the third-highest rated Conference Finals Game One rating ever on the ESPN family of networks, according to Nielsen. The ABC broadcast generated a 5.8 overnight rating, which is up 49 percent from last season’s Western Conference Finals Game [...]

Category: Basketball, NBA

Firestone Grand Prix - March 30, 2014

Posted by Andy Hall on May 19, 2014

Indy 500 Highlights Motorsports This Week

Indianapolis 500 on ABC for 50th Year The Greatest Spectacle in Racing, the Indianapolis 500, will air on ABC for the 50th consecutive year when the field of 33 Verizon IndyCar Series drivers races at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 98th time on Sunday, May 25. Pre-race airs at 11 a.m. ET and [...]

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Posted by Ben Cafardo on May 17, 2014

Mark Jackson Returns to ESPN with New Multi-year Deal

ESPN’s NBA Eastern Conference Finals coverage plans: http://espnmediazone.com/us/press-releases/2014/05/abc-espn-to-present-2014-nba-eastern-conference-finals-pacers-vs-heat/ NBA Veteran Re-joins Booth with Mike Breen & Jeff Van Gundy, Debuts Sunday for Eastern Conference Finals Game One on ABC NBA veteran Mark Jackson has reached a multi-year agreement with ESPN to return to the network and serve as an NBA game analyst. Jackson will re-join [...]

Category: Basketball, NBA