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Brad Zager on FOX Sports’ Google Cloud Partnership: “Google Approaches Everything in a User-First Way”

Earlier this month, FOX Sports announced it is working with Google Cloud to automate one of the most manual processes in media and entertainment: logging, discovering and storing video assets. Speaking with Sports Video Group during its SVG Sports Content Management Virtual Series last week, FOX Sports’ Executive Producer, EVP/Head of Production & Operations Brad […]  More

Collaboration, Hybrid Workflows, and a Quiet Beer: How Sky Sports Covered the Premier League Finale on Sunday

A mixture of remote production, traditional OB, and a hybrid of both were utilized by Sky Sports for its coverage of the final round of Premier League matches which took place on Sunday, July 26. The pay-TV broadcaster showed eight of the ten games – which all kicked off at 4 pm UK time – […]  More

A Look Back at MLB Opening Day: How RSNs and National Broadcasters Pulled It Off

At long last, baseball returned last week, as millions of viewers tuned in to see the long awaited return of America’s Pastime. MLB Opening Day marked the culmination of months of planning by both regional sports networks and national broadcasters to get baseball back on the air. SVG’s MLB Returns series delves into how broadcasters […]  More

MLB Returns: RSNs Take Over World Feed for All MLB Broadcasts, Customize for In-Market Fans

It’s a whole new world for Major League Baseball broadcast operations this season: regional sports networks are taking the lead for live-game productions. To limit the number of people and facilities onsite, the league has opted to have the home-team RSN in each market produce a neutral/clean world feed of each game to distribute to […]  More

NBA Returns: League, ESPN, Turner Unveil Preliminary Production Plans For the Disney Bubble

On Friday afternoon, the NBA and its broadcast partners, ESPN and Turner Sports, unveiled some of their production plans for the resumption of the NBA season and the NBA Playoffs from the ESPN Wide World of Sports Bubble, which includes new and unique robotic camera angles and the ability for fans to appear on in-venue […]  More

MLB Returns: AT&T SportsNet RSNs Use Mix of Studio, Mobile Facilities for World Feed, In-Market Productions

In an effort to reduce production crew and facilities onsite for safety this MLB season, regional sports networks have been tasked with producing a neutral world feed for all MLB teams home games to be distributed to the away-team RSNs and national broadcasters. SVG is delving into how each RSN group is handling this new […]  More

MLB Returns: NESN To Produce ‘Red Sox-ized’ In-Market Broadcasts in Addition to World Feed

In an effort to reduce production crew and facilities onsite for safety this MLB season, regional sports networks have been tasked with producing a neutral world feed for all MLB teams home games to be distributed to the away-team RSNs and national broadcasters. SVG is delving into how each RSN group is handling this new […]  More