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LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers

Posted by Ben Cafardo on August 13, 2014

ABC & ESPN 2014-15 NBA Schedule

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Derrick Rose, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony in Action during Star-studded NBAOpening Week on ESPN LeBron James Returns to Miami for Cleveland Cavaliers-Miami Heat Christmas Day Showdown Oklahoma City Thunder and reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant Lead the Way with 16 Total Appearances ABC & ESPN Combine for 90 National [...]

Category: Basketball, NBA

Bill Simmons - KIA NBA Countdown - January 30, 2013

Posted by Ben Cafardo on August 12, 2014

The Grantland Basketball Show with Bill Simmons to Debut October 21 on ESPN

First Grantland-branded Television Series to Include Up to 18 One-hour Episodes during NBA Season ESPN will debut the first Grantland-branded television series – The Grantland Basketball Show – featuring Grantland Editor-in-chief Bill Simmons, on Tuesday, October 21, at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. The Grantland Basketball Show will feature lively discussion about a variety of [...]

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Basball Tonight - January 9, 2013

Posted by Ben Cafardo on July 30, 2014

Baseball Tonight: Trade Deadline Special Airs Thursday

More on ESPN Front Row: http://bit.ly/BTMLBtrade ESPN.com to Provide In-Depth Trade Analysis, Live Chats & More ESPN will provide comprehensive coverage of Major League Baseball’s 2014 trade deadline, highlighted by a one-hour Baseball Tonight: Trade Deadline Special, on Thursday, July 31, at 3 p.m. ET leading up to the league’s 4 p.m. deadline. Host Jon Sciambi will join [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

Sunday Night Baseball - March 29, 2013

Posted by Ben Cafardo on July 18, 2014

ESPN’s 25th Sunday Night Baseball Season: First-place Washington Nationals to Visit Atlanta Braves August 10

ESPN Images: Downloadable Photos ESPN Media Zone: ESPN MLB Media Kit ESPN announced today its game selection for the August 10 edition of Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell. The first-place Washington Nationals and Bryce Harper will visit the Atlanta Braves and Freddie Freeman in a divisional battle beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

Barry Larkin - April 2, 2014

Posted by Ben Cafardo on July 16, 2014

ESPN’s 25th MLB Season Viewership & Rating Up Double-Digits

ESPN Media Zone: MLB Media Kit MLB on ESPN Front Row ESPN’s 25th Sunday Night Baseball Season Audience Up, Averaging Nearly Two Million Viewers MLB Delivers Ratings Increases Across Key Demos on ESPN WatchESPN Experiences Significant Growth for MLB Games Through 42 games, ESPN’s 25th Major League Baseball season is experiencing double-digit viewership and ratings [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

2010 -- David Ortiz

Posted by Ben Cafardo on July 11, 2014

ESPN Radio to Broadcast 2014 MLB All-Star Game

Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game, 2014 Gillette Home Run Derby on ESPN ESPN Radio will serve as the exclusive, national radio home for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 15, at 8 p.m. ET with coverage beginning at 7 p.m. It marks ESPN Radio’s 17th consecutive broadcast of the Midsummer [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

John Kruk - March 29, 2013

Posted by Ben Cafardo on June 19, 2014

ESPN’s 25th Sunday Night Baseball Season: First-place San Francisco Giants to Host Second-place Los Angeles Dodgers July 27

ESPN announced today its game selection for the July 27 edition of Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell. The first-place San Francisco Giants will host their division rivals and second-place Los Angeles Dodgers at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. Dan Shulman, analyst John Kruk and reporter Buster Olney will provide commentary for the telecast. [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

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Posted by Ben Cafardo on June 16, 2014

Viewership & Ratings Up for 2014 NBA Finals on ABC

Game Five Audience Up, Peaks with 22.4 Million Viewers The 2014 NBA Finals on ABC, in which the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat in five games, averaged 15,524,000 viewers (p2+) and a 9.3 U.S. household rating, according to Nielsen. This is up from 15,120,000 viewers and a 9.1 rating, respectively, through the first [...]

Category: Basketball, NBA