Press Releases

Press Releases


ESPN’s 2020 NFL Draft Coverage Continues Tuesday from the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis

On-site plans include expanded two-hour editions of NFL Live on Feb. 27-28 and a one-hour ABC special during defensive linemen drills on Feb. 29. Additionally, ESPN will air one hour of quarterback workouts – also televised on NFL Network, on Feb. 27.

College GameDay Set to Originate from College Park Next Week Ahead of No. 7 Maryland vs. Michigan State

College GameDay Covered by State Farm is heading east, as the traveling pregame show is set to originate from College Park, Md., next Saturday, Feb. 29, at 11 a.m. ET on ESPN.

ESPN NBA Schedule Update: Memphis Grizzlies vs. Houston Rockets Added to Feb. 26 Slate; Miami Heat vs. New Orleans Pelicans Added to Mar. 6

ESPN will televise the Memphis Grizzlies vs. Houston Rockets game on Wednesday, Feb. 26 and the Miami Heat vs. New Orleans Pelicans game on Friday, Mar. 6.

UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Felder vs. Hooker in Auckland, NZ

UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Felder vs. Hooker in Auckland, New Zealand streams exclusively on ESPN+ this Saturday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. ET from Spark Arena. The event marks the third time UFC brings the Octagon to Auckland. The matchup will feature Paul Felder (17-4) vs. Dan Hooker (20-8). UFC Live will air on ESPNEWS on Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET, providing fans with exclusive takes on the biggest news, stars and stories tailored to UFC Fight Night. In addition, every single fight on the card will be available for individual fight-by-fight replay on ESPN+ immediately following the fights. 

ACC Network Adds Baseball On-Air Personalities

ACC Network (ACCN), the 24/7 national platform dedicated to ACC sports, adds four vibrant baseball personalities to its already dynamic roster of on-air personalities. Joining ACCN this spring are former college and major league baseball standouts Doug Mientkiewicz, Javier Lopez, Gaby Sanchez and Adam Greenberg. The quartet will contribute to game and studio coverage with analysis of the conference’s season-long baseball action.

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers Face Kemba Walker and The Boston Celtics in this Week’s NBA Sunday Showcase on ABC

ESPN’s NBA game coverage returns this weekend with three days of games including a Friday night doubleheader, NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC and NBA Sunday Showcase on ABC.

ACC Network Platforms to Carry More than 60 Hours of Exclusive ACC Winter Championships Coverage Beginning February 20

ACC Network (ACCN), the 24/7 national platform dedicated to ACC sports, will air more than 60 hours of ACC Winter Championships live across the network’s platforms starting Thursday, Feb. 20.

Poker Central and ESPN Announce Live Broadcast Schedule for Annual World Series of Poker in 2020

As part of the ongoing partnership between the brands and following their successful broadcast of last year’s 50th World Series of Poker event, ESPN and Poker Central will telecast at least 40 hours of live WSOP coverage with an additional 90 hours of originally produced episodes.

2020 ESPN Major League Baseball Commentator Lineup

ESPN today announced its current Major League Baseball commentator lineup for the 2020 season across its game and studio platforms, including Sunday Night Baseball – the exclusive national MLB game of the week.

ACC Network’s All ACC on Site at Louisville Wednesday, February 19

ACC Network studio shows and personalities take to Louisville for a full day of ACC basketball and baseball coverage on Wednesday, Feb. 19.