Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

Kristian Hernandez handles day-to-day construction of the SVG Insider newsletter, oversees all social media content distribution, and covers various sports technology topics for Sports Video Group. Before joining SVG, Hernandez served as co-founder of CHC-TV, the first student-run television studio at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, PA. While at CHC, Hernandez produced a daily sports show named “On the Hill with Hernandez” — covering all men’s and women’s athletics for the college. Also, Hernandez spearheaded the college's newspaper, "The Griffin", as its Sports Editor. Hernandez graduated with a BA in Communications. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he currently lives in Hazlet, NJ.

Recent Posts by Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

University of Pittsburgh Decks Out Petersen Events Center With New Centerhung Ahead of Busy Fall Sports Schedule

In the city of Pittsburgh, the fall and winter months bring temperatures below the freezing point and a sun that sets earlier every day. With local professional networks enhancing their facilities, programs at the collegiate rank have made some major upgrades to bring some additional (albeit artificial) light into the lives of college basketball fans. […]  More

2019 TranSPORT: Vendors Serve Up Their Take on the Current State of the Industry

Over the past year, sports-video production has yet again experienced shifts in file transfer, content sharing, and other instances of transmission. Although leveraging in an at-home production model becomes a go-to option to save cash, more-complex broadcasts still rely on traditional methods for quality assurance. At the SVG TranSPORT conference, executives representing multiple forms of […]  More

Ratings Roundup: LoL World Championship Draws Big Viewership, Kawhi’s Absence Leads NBA Numbers

Ratings roundup is a rundown of rating news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, the League of Legends World Championship draws big viewership, Kawhi’s absence isn’t an issue for ESPN in the NBA numbers game, ABC delivers the best MLS Cup audience […]  More

Live Since ’69: MSG Networks Reflects on 50 Years of RSN Success

1969 was chock-full of impactful events in American history, including, most notably, Apollo 11’s mission to the moon and the four-day-long Woodstock music festival. On Oct. 15 of that year, Manhattan Cable Television ushered in the first-ever regional sports network, covering a nighttime matchup between the New York Rangers and Minnesota North Stars. Fifty years […]  More

Behind the Mic: Bleacher Report Gives Adam Lefkoe More Air Time, Fox Sports Dismisses Chris Carter

Behind the Mic provides a roundup of recent news regarding on-air talent, including new deals, departures, and assignments compiled from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, Bleacher Report extends a rising on-air star, Fox Sports cuts ties with a well-known personality, ESPN outlines their broadcast team for the reimagined XFL, […]  More

2019-20 College Basketball Preview: ESPN Maintains Weekly 4K Initiative, Goes Global With Games in Alaska, China

ESPN’s college basketball season begins tonight with a tantalizing appetizer in the State Farm Champions Classic with No. 3 Kansas and No. 4 Duke at 7 p.m. ET and No. 1 Michigan State and No. 2 Kentucky at 9:30 p.m. in Madison Square Garden. After the doubleheader in “The Mecca,” top billing on the network’s […]  More

Rugby World Cup: Everything You Need To Know Heading Into This Weekend’s Final

England vs. South Africa. Those are the final two teams remaining after battling it out for almost a month and a half at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. Throughout all the action, Sports Video Group’s U.S. and European teams have been present during the entire tournament with coverage from the production companies, vendors, […]  More