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IndyCar’s Return to the Track Draws Primetime Slot on NBC, Safety-Focused Production Strategy

Another major motorsports property will return to the track this weekend when Genesys 300 kicks off the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series at Texas Motor Speedway. With live sports content at a premium due to the coronavirus pandemic, NBC Sports has shifted the race to primetime on NBC Saturday night, marking the first IndyCar race to […]  More

Fanview Virtual Fan Tech Can Fill Empty Venues, Engage Audience in New Ways

With more and more sports leagues and federations figuring out timelines for the return of competition, the challenge for broadcasters is investigating ways to fill the visual void of an empty stadium. Virtual graphics of all sorts are possible, including enhanced statistics, sponsor branding, team logos, scores, and more. And then there is the possibility […]  More

Seen on Screen: ESPN To Televise MLB Draft on June 10-11; Packer and Durham Return in Split Studio on June 8

Seen on Screen provides a roundup of the current sports programming landscape as networks deal with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. In this week’s edition, major networks like NBC Sports, Fox Sports, and ESPN are combating the silence of no live sports with previously-released, taped, or archival content. Many networks have also continued producing […]  More

Super League Gaming Leans Into Digital Gameplay, Remote Production as Audience Grows During Lockdown

Launched in 2014, Super League Gaming originally aimed to bring amateur esports into the spotlight by hosting competitive esports events at venues ranging from movie theaters and malls to Top Golf and Dave & Buster’s locations. However, with physical locations shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic, Super League quickly pivoted to online events and […]  More

Venue Edge Revolutionizes the In-House Experience for Attending Fans

The Sports Video Group is pleased to welcome Venue Edge as a new corporate sponsor. Founded by former ESPN Creative Director David Saphirstein, the company draws on its extensive experience in sports production, technology, and branding to help their partners improve the fan experience at stadiums and arenas around the country.  More

Feld Entertainment Brings Back Monster Energy AMA Supercross With Focus on Crew Safety

As U.S. sports make a gradual comeback from the depths of the coronavirus, motorsports is leading the return to live event production. Along with MotoAmerica Superbike, NBC Sports’ presentation of Monster Energy AMA Supercross returned this past Sunday in Salt Lake City’s Rice-Eccles Stadium. For Feld Entertainment, the network’s production partner, putting on a great […]  More