Marquee Sports Network Names Former MSG Network President Michael McCarthy As Its First General Manager

Marquee Sports Network – the Chicago Cubs-owned regional sports network founded in partnership with Sinclair Broadcast Group – announced Michael McCarthy as its first General Manager on Wednesday. McCarthy was previously the president of MSG Network in New York City and will help lead Marquee Sports Network towards its scheduled launch in February of 2020.  More

2019 Sports Emmys: Fox Sports’ David Neal Recaps All-Encompassing Coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World Cup was a massive production on an international scale. Although tasked with the responsibility of producing all linear broadcasts from Russia, Fox Sports stepped up to the plate and offered non-stop digital coverage on its app and social-media channels. At the 2019 Sports Emmys, David Neal, FIFA World Cup executive producer, Fox […]  More

Mobile TV Group’s New 45FLEX Is First End-to-End Native-IP Mobile Unit

Mobile TV Group has officially entered the IP age. The mobile-production-facilities provider has rolled out 45FLEX, which it’s describing as the “first-ever end-to-end native-IP mobile unit.” The entire truck is fully SMPTE ST 2110-integrated, including the switcher, router, replay systems, audio console, and cameras. 45FLEX and 45VMU (visitor mobile unit), which launched this month, are […]  More

Premier League Extends PLP Deal With IMG

The Premier League has come to a new agreement with IMG that will see the two organizations continue to work together to operate Premier League Productions (PLP) for the next three seasons. Under the new agreement, 76 matches per season will also be broadcast in UHD and more than 500 match promos and 50 pieces […]  More

2019 Sports Emmys: Telemundo Deportes’ Eli Velazquez Applauds Team Effort for 2018 FIFA World Cup Production

For many nations across the globe, the FIFA World Cup is familiar territory. For Telemundo Deportes, the quadrennial event was the network’s first steps into the international limelight on the grandest stage. Telemundo became the go-to destination for Hispanic soccer fans and put on a stellar performance of the tournament from both linear and digital […]  More

2019 Sports Emmys: Director Matt Gangl on Fox Sports’ Live Sports Special Win For Its World Series Coverage

In a year crowded with massive sporting events and in a category loaded with epic productions, FOX Sports rose above the crowd to take home the biggest award of the night at the 40th-annual Sports Emmy: Outstanding Live Sports Special. Lead director Matt Gangl spoke with SVG’s Brandon Costa immediately following the win to speak […]  More

2019 Sports Emmys: Fred Gaudelli Praises the Innovative Spirit of NBC Sunday Night Football

NBC Sunday Night Football is the modern benchmark upon which all great sports television is graded. At the 40th-annual Sports Emmys, the series was again recognized for Outstanding Live Sports Series. Immediately following the win, Executive Producer Fred Gaudelli spoke with SVG’s Brandon Costa about the brand’s innovative culture and how NBC Sports never shies […]  More