NBC Sports Produces Exclusive Digital Series About Inaugural Season of the Vegas Golden Knights

NBC Sports examines the improbable first-year success of the Vegas Golden Knights and delves into the future of the NHL’s newest franchise with an exclusive digital series entitled Desert Gold presented by MGM Resorts International. Episode 1 debuts across NBCSports.com, YouTube, and Facebook Watch on Tuesday, Nov. 27, ahead of Vegas’ road game against the […]  More

ESPN Podcasts Reach 43.6 Million Downloads in October

For the second straight month and third time in 2018, ESPN Podcasts set a record for any month in its history with 43.6 million IAB compliant downloads in October, as measured by RawVoice. September had seen 39.3 million downloads, the previous high. The October 2018 figure reflects an increase of 31% over October 2017 and […]  More

WSC Sports Helps Bleacher Report Spread Highlights Across App, Social Media Channels

Bleacher Report has expanded its relationship with WSC Sports to create and distribute video highlights of the UEFA (Union of European Football Association) games on Bleacher Report, the Bleacher Report app, and Bleacher Report Live. Previously, WSC Sports and Bleacher Report partnered on video needs for college basketball and football, including personalized highlights for fans based […]  More

Ooyala Joins SRT Alliance to Promote Low Latency Video Streaming

Ooyala announced that it has joined the SRT Alliance, a collaboration to continuously develop the SRT (Secure Reliable Transport) protocol and technology stack for low-latency video streaming across any network. Ooyala will fully support the SRT Open Source Project helping drive greater access and adoption of the SRT protocol to improve digital video delivery and […]  More

DAZN Reaches Three Year Rights Deal With MLB; Will Produce Live Weeknight Show

Major League Baseball and global sports streaming platform DAZN have agreed to a three-year live digital rights partnership in the United States, set to begin with the 2019 MLB regular season, it was announced by Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., and DAZN Group Executive Chairman John Skipper. The announcement was made after the 30 Major […]  More

College Basketball 2018-19 Preview: ESPN Continues To Evolve REMI for Hardcourt Coverage

After a season that offered more than 2,500 games on all platforms under the ESPN umbrella, the sports-media giant is sticking with a steady diet of productions for the upcoming college basketball season. Out of close to 3,000 games, about half will be dedicated to digital platforms, including 550 men’s and women’s games on ESPN+ […]  More

NBC Sports Gold Debuts ‘Blazers Pass’ During Trailblazers vs. Warriors on November 23

NBC Sports Gold’s “Blazers Pass” returns Friday, November 23, when the Blazers visit the defending two-time NBA Champion Golden State Warriors. Fans have less than one week left to purchase “Blazers Pass” at the special discounted price of $31.50 (through Nov. 19). The pass will be available for its regular price of $34.99 starting November […]  More

SVG On Demand: Turner Sports’ Robert Occhialini on How Eye-Tracking and Sports Science Are Changing Esports Production

Turner Sports became one of the first traditional broadcasters to dive into the deep end of the esports pool when it launched its ELEAGUE property in 2016. Since then, it has invested a lot of staff and resources into developing a viewing experience unlike anything seen before in video production. At SVG’s inaugural Esports Production […]  More