Sports Media

ESPN's Mowins set to be 1st woman to call NFL game since '87

May 16, 2017

ESPN has tapped Beth Mowins to call the second part of a season-opening "Monday Night Football" doubleheader in September, making her the first woman do play-by-play duties on an NFL game in 30 years

World Series of Poker final table to be played in July

May 16, 2017

The World Series of Poker's main event champion will now be crowned in July

Paris Olympic athletes' village key issue in fight with LA

May 15, 2017

Paris leaders of their latest Olympic bid insisted on Monday that their planned athletes' village had guaranteed funding only for the 2024 Games and not 2028

NBC reviving 'must-see TV' Thursdays with 'Will & Grace'

May 14, 2017

NBC hopes to revive its 'must-see TV' Thursday night franchise this fall with a reboot of the comedy 'Will & Grace' and by moving its heartwarming hit 'This is Us' to the same night.

ESPN gives a Sunday home to its top magazine show

May 11, 2017

ESPN is giving a permanent platform to its long-form journalism show "E:60" on Sunday mornings as it looks for ways to slow the departure of subscribers

Wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman dies in car crash

May 11, 2017

The wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman has died in a traffic crash in Connecticut

Fox harassment claims create clouds around Sky takeover bid

May 9, 2017

A U.K. scandal torpedoed Rupert Murdoch's first attempt to take control of Britain's Sky TV

Pioneer Vietnam War journalist Morrissy Merick dies at 83

May 8, 2017

A former television news producer who fought to give female reporters equal access to cover the Vietnam War has died. Anne Morrissy Merick was 83.

Nate Burleson replacing Bart Scott on 'NFL Today'

May 8, 2017

CBS is making another change to its cast for the "NFL Today" show on Sundays, adding Nate Burleson to replace Bart Scott

Reports: Dick Advocaat to be hired as Netherlands coach

May 8, 2017

The Dutch soccer association has scheduled an announcement for Tuesday about its new national team coach amid widespread reports that Dick Advocaat will be appointed for his third stint in charge