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Bob Wolff To Receive Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award In Sports Broadcasting From WFUV Radio

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01:  (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT)   Longtime sportscaster Bob Wolff looks on before a game between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium on May 1, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Mariners defeated the Yankees 4-2.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

The late, legendary sportscaster Bob Wolff, one of the most prolific and recognizable voices in sports broadcast history, has been selected to be the 10th recipient of the Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award in Sports Broadcasting from WFUV Radio (90.7 FM/wfuv.org), the noncommercial, member-supported public media service of Fordham University for nearly 70 years.  Award-winning PBS News Hour anchors Judy ...

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‘Foreman’ To Premiere on EPIX Sept. 13

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Here’s a first look at the trailer for the EPIX documentary ‘Foreman,” which premiers on Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 8 p.m. ET. Produced by George Foreman Jr. as a way to tell the story of his dad, along with an all-star production team, the documentary tells the story of the ...

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Phil Simms Joins SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Channel as NFL Analyst

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SiriusXM today announced that 15-year NFL quarterback and veteran broadcaster Phil Simms, who won the Super Bowl XXI MVP award with the New York Giants, will be an NFL analyst on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio channel throughout the 2017 season. Simms will join host Christopher “Mad Dog” Russo each week ...

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Sinclair Announces Agreement With YouTube TV Includes Carriage Of Tennis Channel To All Subscribers

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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBGI) today announced an agreement for all of its ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC affiliates to be carried in their respective markets as YouTube TV launches in those markets. As part of this agreement, YouTube TV will also deliver Tennis Channel to all of its members.  ...

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WWE® Reaches Broadcast Agreement with Nine Network

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WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced it has reached a new agreement with Nine Network to broadcast weekly one-hour versions of WWE’s flagship programs Raw® and SmackDown® in Australia on Nine Network channel 9Go!. Starting this week, 9Go! will televise a one-hour edition of Raw on Thursdays at 11 p.m. and a one-hour edition of SmackDown on Fridays immediately ...

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ESPN2, ESPN3 To Air Mylan WTT Finals Friday

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The Mylan World TeamTennis presented by GEICO Finals between the Orange County Breakers and San Diego Aviators on Friday will air on ESPN3 at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT with ESPN2 joining the live coverage at midnight ET / 9 p.m. PT. The teams will face off in a rematch of last ...

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Ted Williams Documentary Coming To PBS

"American Masters," THIRTEEN's award-winning biography series, explores the lives and creative journeys of America's most enduring artistic and cultural giants. With insight and originality, the series illuminates the extraordinary mosaic of our nation's landscape, heritage and traditions. Watch full episodes and more at http://pbs.org/americanmasters. (PRNewsFoto/WNET)

THIRTEEN’s American Masters series announced a new documentary about Baseball Hall of Famer Ted Williams, co-produced with Major League Baseball, Albert M. Tapper, David Ortiz‘ Big Papi Productions, and Nick Davis Productions. The film is slated to premiere summer 2018 on PBS in honor of Williams’ centennial (August 30, 1918 – July 5, 2002). This is the ...

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Sling TV Offers First-Ever Pay-Per-View Event with UFC 214 on Saturday, July 29

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This weekend, Sling TV will offer its first-ever pay-per-view event through the live stream of UFC® 214: CORMIER vs. JONES 2 on Saturday, July 29 from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. UFC 214 pre-orders are now available for purchase for $59.99 to new and existing customers of Sling TV’s subscription services. “Since ...

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The Drone Racing League Premieres Allianz World Championship Race, 2017 Season Finale On ESPN

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The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional drone racing, announced the premiere of the 2017 Allianz Circuit Season Finale, the Drone Racing World Championship, airing on ESPN this Friday, July 28 at 9 PM EST. Following an epic playoff race in Munich and an electrifying 2017 season, the world’s eight best drone pilots ...

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