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BET.com Goes for Gold with the Launch of Its New Original Digital Docu-Series ‘The Fast Life Of: Justin Gatlin’

The Emmy-nominated BET.com has launched the new original docu-series THE FAST LIFE OF that delves into the lives of seminal figures at the peak of their various fields during a pivotal moment in their careers. Available exclusively on BET.com and the BET Now App, THE FAST LIFE OF: JUSTIN GATLIN, follows track ...

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Good Morning Football To Launch August 1 on NFL Network Live From New York City

Prior to the start of the 2016 NFL regular season, NFL Network announces a new daily morning show, Good Morning Football, premiering Monday, August 1. Hosted by Kay Adams, Nate Burleson, Peter Schrager and Kyle Brandt, and Executive Produced by Michael Davies, Good Morning Football airs live Monday-Friday at 7:00 ...

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LeBron May Not Be Going To Rio, But The Training Device He Uses Is

LeBron James needs a break, and rightfully so. NBA champion, gold medalist, entrepreneur: the Cavs star decided to forego the Olympics as announced two weeks ago. However there will be a piece of James—sort of—as part of the Rio Games, and it is even going with some of those on ...

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ESPN Announces Commentator Teams for The Basketball Tournament Presented by Jack Link’s® Protein Snacks

ESPN and The Basketball Tournament (TBT) presented by Jack Link’s® Protein Snacks today announced the broadcast teams for the quarterfinals, semi-finals and final of the $2 million winner take all event, which began with opening rounds on July 9-10. Over 300 teams applied to play in TBT 2016, featuring more ...

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‘Disco Demolition’ Gets First Full Book

Curbside Splendor is thrilled to announce Disco Demolition: The Night Disco Died, the first book to take on the night that changed America’s disco culture forever. It releases this month. In the late 1970s disco music dominated radio airwaves, much to the dismay of rock music fans who viewed it ...

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Athlon Sports Radio Back For Second Year On SiriusXM

AMG/Parade, the multi-platform media company, has announced the return of Athlon Sports Radio on SiriusXM. Beginning today live from SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala., the talk show will air every Tuesday from 7-9 PM ET on Sirius XM’s College Sports Nation Channel 84, the only 24/7 national college sports ...

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SodaStream Campaigns To Add Cannonballs And Bellyflops To Rio 2016 Olympic Diving Events

Well, this is fun… Bubbly sparkling water brand SodaStream (yes, I have one) has posted a Change.org petition to add two backyard pool favorites to the Olympic diving lineup next month… the “Belly Flop” and the “Cannon Ball.” It’s part of a sweepstakes that can earn winners the Grand Prize ...

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Univision Deportes Tops Cable Sports Nets For June

Univision Deportes, the multimedia sports division of Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), today announced that UDN (Univision Deportes Network) ranks as the No. 1 cable sports network in primetime among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34, Men 18-49 and Men 18-34 for the month of June. The four-year old network outperformed ESPN, ESPN2, ...

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MLB Network to feature live & new original programming throughout All-Star Week

Unparalleled behind-the-scenes access to MLB All-Stars, plus two live games featuring baseball’s best prospects and two new documentaries will be featured in MLB Network’s programming throughout Major League Baseball’s 2016 All-Star Week. Originating from San Diego’s Petco Park, MLB Network’s Greg Amsinger, three-time All-Star Sean Casey, Mark DeRosa, Peter Gammons, ...

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Shannon Spake Joins FOX Sports

FOX Sports announces the addition of veteran sports reporter Shannon Spake, who joins the network as a sideline reporter for its college football and college basketball coverage and serves as a member of its NASCAR broadcast team on pit road and in the NASCAR RACE HUB studio. Spake also will ...

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