Kristian Hernandez, Assistant Editor

Kristian Hernandez, Assistant 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, Assistant Editor

Ratings Roundup: 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs Skates Through Second Round as Most-Watched on Record

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 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs keeps up the ratings pace through two rounds, the Premier League’s Championship Sunday scoops its most-watched day in the U.S., ESPN and ABC’s […]  More

Behind the Mic: Returning Trio of Joe Tessitore, Booger McFarland, Lisa Salters Comprise the New Monday Night Football Look

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, ESPN revamps their Monday Night Football booth after the departure of Jason Witten, a former Mets manager joins MLB on Fox, the ACC Network adds a […]  More

Ratings Roundup: 16.5 Million Viewers Witness Hectic Finish, Disqualification of Maximum Security at the 145th Kentucky Derby

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, drama at the Kentucky Derby grabs 16.5 million viewers, the NFL Draft in Nashville concluded with impressive numbers, NBCSN enjoys a prosperous April in ratings that are headlined […]  More

Behind the Mic: NBC Sports’ Rebecca Lowe To Make Her Horse Racing Debut at the Kentucky Derby

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, Rebecca Lowe will make her horse racing debut at this year’s Kentucky Derby, Chris “Mad Dog” Russo signs a four-year deal with SiriusXM, ESPN re-signs The Undefeated’s Marc Spears, […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Dallas Mavericks Basketball on Fox Sports Southwest Spikes for Largest Year-Over-Year Increase in the NBA Regular Season

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 Dallas Mavericks earn the largest regional TV ratings spike in the regular season, the 2019 NBA Playoffs are still submitting subpar numbers, the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup […]  More

ESPN’s College-Hockey Coverage Goes North to Buffalo for 2019 Frozen Four

As modern-day knights (some of them Golden) duel on the ice during the professionals’ quest for Lord Stanley’s Cup, squires in the amateur ranks clashed for the national championship. ESPN and four of the country’s best “cawlidge hawkey” teams in the nation (No. 2 University of Minnesota-Duluth, No. 4 UMass, Providence College, and Denver University) […]  More

NAB 2019 Reflections: SportZcast’s Mike Connell Envisions Vast Expansion Into New Sports Ventures

SportZcast specializes in live-scoreboard-data decoding and distribution for professional leagues and teams across all sports. With scorebots compatible with multiple graphics packages and scoreboard models, in-venue productions are simpler and smoother. Last week in Las Vegas, Mike Connell, president, SportZcast, discussed the latest innovations displayed at the company’s NAB 2019 booth and previewed the company’s […]  More

Behind the Mic: ABC, ESPN Deploy Full Armada of On-Site Talent for Next Week’s 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville

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, ABC/ESPN announce who will be deployed for the 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville, Fox Sports adds two familiar U.S. Men’s Soccer faces for CONCACAF […]  More

NAB 2019 Reflections: Adorama’s John Kaloukian and Chris Dunne Emphasize a Client-Centric Approach

For more than 35 years, Adorama Business Solutions has been serving the sports community with a wide array of products, services, consultation, and much more. As a corporation that specializes in multiple facets, the company is in an advantageous situation to have a long-lasting impact on the industry. At NAB 2019, John Kaloukian, SVP, sales, […]  More