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World TeamTennis Returns With Marathon Tourney at The Greenbrier in West Virginia

World TeamTennis is the latest pro league to embrace the “bubble” concept, taking over at The Greenbrier in West Virginia for a three-week season featuring nine teams and a limited number of fans in the stands. With strict health and safety guidelines in place to protect the crew, WTT’s broadcast-production team will have produced 66 […]  More

SVG On Demand: World TeamTennis CEO Carlos Silva, EP Jim Townsend Dissect the Production In The Greenbriar “Bubble”

As the latest professional sports league to embrace the “bubble” environment, World TeamTennis is producing sixty-six matches in nineteen days from a luxury resort in West Virginia under strict health and safety guidelines. World TeamTennis CEO Carlos Silva and Executive Producer Jim Townsend join our Chief Editor Jason Dachman to break down what the productions […]  More

Virtualization of Fans Breathes Life Into Stadiums for the Return of Serie A

After the COVID-19 emergency of the first months of 2020, the coveted resumption of sports activities has had to deal with a less spectacular television show due to the total lack of fans in the stadiums. Given this consideration, one of the four Italian subsidiaries of the international Euro Media Group, Netco Sports, in partnership […]  More

YES Network Deploys Robotic Cameras, Remote Production for Yankees Summer Camp Intrasquad Scrimmages

While professional sports continue the uphill climb back into the spotlight, regional sports networks are striving to serve new material to content-hungry fans. YES Network, for example, is practicing social-distancing with six robotic cameras positioned inside Yankees Stadium to showcase numerous Yankees Summer Camp Intrasquad scrimmages.  More

Accelerating the Smart Course: European Tour Brings Golf Back With the Austrian Open and UK Swing

Golf is finally back on TV screens globally after the PGA European Tour restarted on Thursday, July 9 with the first of two back-to-back events in Austria. In the UK, the Tour has created the six-week-long ‘UK Swing’ designed to kickstart its events in this country post-lockdown, resuming with the Betfred British Masters in Newcastle […]  More

Seen on Screen: Fox Sports To Celebrate 25th MLB Season; ESPN Releases WNBA Schedule at IMG Academy

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

Fox Sports Taps Google Cloud AI Tech to Automate Content-Management Workflows

Today, FOX Sports announced it is working with Google Cloud to automate one of the most manual processes in media and entertainment – logging, discovering and storing video assets. The system, already in development, will utilize Google Cloud’s video search and advanced machine learning capabilities to help the network unlock the full value of its […]  More

HJZ Productions, Game Creek, CP Deliver for West Point Graduation Production

The pandemic has cut back greatly on the number of sports productions taking place, and that is one of the reasons production companies and facility providers are coming together to work on a range of shows. In recent weeks, HJZ Productions was tapped to produce coverage of the 2020 West Point Graduation ceremony, giving family […]  More