ESPN Leads All Networks With 30 Sports Emmy Noms, Fox In Second Place

By | Wednesday March 26, 2014 @ 3:20pm PDT

imgresIt’s an awards ceremony that’s will see Ted Turner take home a Lifetime Achievement Award and ESPN hard pressed to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. With a lead almost double its nearest competitor, the cable channel scored … Read More »

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HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’ Will Go Camping With Cincinnati Bengals Again

By | Monday June 17, 2013 @ 9:48pm PDT

Hard Knocks Cincinnati BengalsIn the 12-year, eight-season history of HBO’s Hard Knocks, only one franchise – the Dallas Cowboys, often cited as “America’s Team” – has been featured twice. Make that two. The premium network on … Read More »

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NBC Dominates Sports Emmys With London Olympics; HBO Gets Silver Medal

By | Tuesday May 7, 2013 @ 8:12pm PDT

NBC led the league at the Sports Emmy Awards, handed out tonight in New York. The Peacock scored 10 wins, including five for its coverage of last year’s London Olympics, and its NFL ratings beast Sunday Night Football won the outstanding live sports series trophy for the fifth consecutive year. HBO was next with six nods, including two for Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, bringing the veteran show’s career haul to 25. The nascent NBC Sports Network — which launched early last year with the rebranding of Versus — was third with four wins, followed by ESPN, MLB Network, TBS and TNT with three apiece. NATAS doled out its 34th Annual Sports Emmy Awards at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in Manhattan.

A list of winners appears after the jump:

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NBC Sports, ESPN, Turner Lead Sports Emmys Nominations

By | Wednesday March 20, 2013 @ 2:40pm PDT

The networks of the NBC Sports Group, which aired the London Olympics over the summer, drew a leading 48 nominations for the 34th annual Sports Emmy Awards, which … Read More »

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