Chloe Kim packs ‘em in

Chloe Kim packs 'em in (Facebook)

Chloe Kim’s gold medal win helped push NBC’s coverage of the Winter Games to an average of 22.3 million viewers on its platforms on Monday, according to live plus same day fast national data released today by Nielsen, and digital data from Adobe Analytics. With an NBC-only average of 20.9 million viewers from 8-11p, the […]

NBC/NBCSN score 26 million

NBC/NBCSN score 26 million (Facebook)

Sunday proved historic for NBC/NBCSN’s coverage of the PyeongChang Olympics, recording a TAD average of 26.0 million viewers in primetime, according to live plus same day fast national data released today by Nielsen, and digital data from Adobe Analytics. That tally is down from the 26.3 million who tuned into the first Sunday in Sochi […]

ATP hits a return with Tennis Channel

ATP hits a return with Tennis Channel (Facebook)

Tennis Channel is renewing vows with the ATP World Tour, announcing an extension to continue carrying to-level men’s tennis that will include 21 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 and 500 events, along with the season-ending Nitto ATP Finals. For the first time in the media partnership, Tennis Channel will now have live, over-the-top streaming rights […]

NBC Olympics’ opening numbers

NBC Olympics' opening numbers (Facebook)

NBC’s coverage of the Winter Games saw the Opening Ceremony blaze a Total Audience Delivery average of 28.3 million viewers, down slightly from 2014 but still ranking as the most-watched Friday night program on any network since the 2014 Sochi Olympics, according to live plus same day Nielsen fast national data with a 14.7/27 primetime […]

US Soccer’s new honcho

US Soccer's new honcho

Carlos Cordeiro was elected as the new president of the US Soccer Federation, as voters chose to turn inward in appointing the current org VP to the top role. “I’m a little overwhelmed,” Cordeiro said after clinching 68.6 percent of the vote on the third ballot. “Thank you to those of you who supported me […]

NBC’s Olympic-sized social game

NBC's Olympic-sized social game

NBC Olympics laid out its social media gameplan for the Winter Olympics, lining up a bevy of partnerships that includes around-the-clock content across all of NBC Olympics’ social accounts and partnerships with celebrities, notable digital influencers, Musical.ly, Giphy, and more. In addition, NBC Olympics and Snap are teaming up to bring the first-ever live event […]

WNBA books 2018 plans

WNBA books 2018 plans (Facebook)

The WNBA tips off season 22 on May 18, the league announced yesterday, with eight games on deck on opening weekend, and #WNBAAllDay on May 20, when all 12 teams will be in action. The season open will see Dallas/Phoenix at 10p. Throughout the 2018 season, ESPN Networks will air up to 33 games, including […]

TBS gets first Selection

TBS gets first Selection

The 2018 NCAA March Madness Selection Show is heading to TBS, as the exclusive live first-time announcement of 2018 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship pairings are revealed on March 11 at 6p. The shift this year comes as TBS is poised to carry this year’s NCAA Final Four National Semifinals on March 31, as […]

FOX takes Daytona to the house

FOX takes Daytona to the house

FOX Sports revs up for the Daytona 500, lining up Daytona Day viewing opportunities in nearly 20 states ahead of the race that runs on FOX on Feb. 18 at 2:30p. In partnership with Xfinity, FOX Sports is supporting 250 Daytona Day House Parties in select markets while nine NASCAR race tracks are hosting viewing […]

TNT plots LA Star tour

TNT plots LA Star tour (Facebook)

TNT is bringing out the star power when NBA All-Star hits LA from Feb. 15-18. The network detailed is coverage plans, which will culminate with captain-drafted teams squaring off for the first time on Feb. 18 and simulcast on TNT and TBS at 8p. Overall, the channel will carry more than 24 hours of programming […]

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