Cynopsis: Sports

06/27/22: ESPN’s Linda Cohn talks 30 years at ESPN

Cohn talks 30-year milestone

Monday June 27, 2022 July sees Hall of Fame sportscaster Linda Cohn celebrate a 30-year milestone at ESPN, where she is – among other roles – the longest-tenured anchor for the network’s signature program SportsCenter. Cohn joined ESPN in 1992 and anchored her first SportsCenter on July 11, 1992 and in 2017, she was inducted […]

06/24/22: The NHL sealed a deal with Sweet to produce NFTs

NHL tastes Sweet NFTs

Friday June 24, 2022 The National Hockey League Players’ Association, the NHL, the NHL Alumni Association and non-fungible token (NFT) distribution platform Sweet cooked up a new multiyear partnership naming Sweet the Official NFT Digital Collectibles Marketplace and an Official NFT partner of the NHL, NHLPA and NHLAA. With a planned launch at the start […]

06/22/22: Sir Nick Faldo will retire at the end of the season

Faldo's final swing

Wednesday June 22, 2022 Sir Nick Faldo, who serves as CBS Sports’ lead golf analyst in addition to analyst duties as NBC Sports/GOLF Channel, announced his decision to retire from broadcasting following the last event of CBS’ 2022 golf season on Aug. 7 with the Wyndham Championship, the PGA TOUR’s regular-season finale. On CBS, Trevor […]

06/16/22: G4 fuels new LCS series

G4 fuels new LCS series

  Thursday June 16, 2022 Good morning! It’s Thursday and this is your early morning Esports brief. G4 is launching G4 Gameday LCS, a weekly new hour-long “SportsCenter”-style breakdown series designed to showcase the LCS match of the week, along with highlights, and educational breakdowns, player profiles, postgame interviews, the Poggers & Not Poggers Plays […]

06/13/22: BIG3 preps for the Big 5

BIG3 breaks down #5

Monday June 13, 2022 Saturday will see BIG3 tip off season five with a trio of games running at Credit Union 1 Arena in Chicago. Content will be carried by CBS and Paramount+ with the league sporting new and extended partnerships, events and offerings (such as NFTs) this year. Running 12 weeks, the regular season […]