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

Live From the PGA Championship: CBS Sports’ Tech Toys Include SIMI Motion Capture, Aerial Toptracer, 4DReplay

Each year, CBS Sports uses the PGA Championship to showcase the latest breakthroughs in live-production technology. This year, the broadcaster is once again upping the tech ante, deploying a bevy of next-gen production tools, including the debut of SIMI motion-capture technology and Toptracer aerial-tracing technology from the blimp camera.  More

Live From the PGA Championship: CBS Sports, Winged Vision Debut New HDR Aerial Camera System in Goodyear Blimp

Flying in the skies above CBS Sports’ many technological innovations at the PGA Championship this week is a brand-new HDR camera system in the Goodyear Blimp. Created by Sports Broadcasting Hall of Famer Bob Mikkelson’s Winged Vision, the first-ever HDR aerial system for a live sports production features a Sony HDC-P50 box camera, Canon 4K […]  More

Live From the PGA Championship: Live Streamed Featured Groups and Social Engagement Sky Rocket at Golf’s Second Major

Tiger Woods may not have delivered the performance at this weekend’s PGA Championship at Bethpage Black on Long Island that fans had hoped for, but interest in the recent Masters champion certainly got PGA Digital’s live streaming efforts off to a blistering start on Thursday and Friday. The PGA’s suite of digital products – which […]  More

Eighty Years Later, NBC Sports Commemorates the First-Televised Sporting Event in U.S. History

At the beginning of the 20th century, the concept of televised sporting events was a far-fetched dream. Then, NBC’s experimental station, W2XBS, came into play and turned the industry upside down. Eighty years ago today, NBC Sports is celebrating a feat that altered the media landscape that dates back to 1939: the first televised sporting […]  More