The SVG Podcast: Esports Week – Front Bench Perspectives & Storytelling In Esports

It’s a special week on The SVG Podcast: ESports Week! All week long, we will dedicate daily episodes to discussions around the exciting technology and storytelling present and future of the exploding world of esports. Today, we have a roundtable discussion with some key personalities playing a major role at the front bench of major […]  More

ESPN Adjusts on the Fly for MNF’s Move From Mexico City to L.A.

When the NFL announced yesterday that it will move Monday Night Football’s Kansas City Chiefs–Los Angeles Rams game on Nov. 19 from Mexico City’s Estadio Azteca to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum because of poor field conditions, ESPN’s operations team instantly sprang into action. No stranger to handling last-minute logistics — the majority of the 25+ college […]  More

SVG On Demand: NBC Sports’ Matt Celli on the Value of Bringing Esports to Traditional Television

NBC Sports is one of the traditional sports-media players that have dipped a toe in esports waters, producing some big-time events, including Universal Open Rocket League (Season 2) this past summer. At our inaugural Esports Production Forum, Matt Celli, head of production technology, innovation and data, NBC Sports and Olympics, chats with our Jason Dachman to […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Pittsburgh-Carolina Reaches New Season High on TNF ; OSU-MSU Clash Wins Week 11 of College Football

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 NFL received lukewarm ratings as the season reaches Week 10, Ohio State-Michigan State led college football this week, and ESPN’s college basketball “classics” set positive trend to […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2018: Bud Greenspan — Olympic Storyteller

SVG is profiling this year’s 11 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductees in the weeks leading up to the ceremony on Dec. 11 at the New York Hilton. For more information, CLICK HERE. Late TV-journalism pioneer Don Hewitt titled his autobiography Tell Me a Story. That would also be an apt title for a book […]  More

Object Matrix Targets Modernization, Monetization of Sports-Content Workflows

The Sports Video Group is pleased to welcome Object Matrix as a corporate sponsor. The multiple-award–winning UK-based software company has pioneered Digital Content Governance (DCG), object storage, and modernization of digital-video workflows. The company’s media-focused private- and hybrid-cloud solutions bring economic and operational benefit to all customers and also helps them stand out from the […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2018: Gene Mikell — Six Decades of Masterful Video Control

SVG is profiling this year’s 11 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductees in the weeks leading up to the ceremony on Dec. 11 at the New York Hilton. For more information, CLICK HERE. Gene Mikell will enter the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame not just as an octogenarian but as an octogenarian who still spends […]  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

The SVG Podcast: Esports Week With Turner Sports VP, Esports Products and Technology Robert Occhialini

It’s a special week on The SVG Podcast: ESports Week! All week long, we will dedicate daily episodes to discussions around the exciting technology and storytelling present and future of the exploding world of esports. On today’s episode, our Brandon Costa sits down with Robert Occhialini, VP, Esports Products and Technology at Turner Sports – […]  More