Press Releases Select Category ACC Network Ad Sales Affiliate Announcements Awards Baseball Basketball Bios Boxing CFL College Baseball College Basketball – Men’s College Basketball – Women’s College Football College Soccer College Softball College Sports (Miscellaneous) Combat Sports Consumer Marketing Corporate Citizenship Cricket Digital Audio E:60 ESPN App ESPN Audio ESPN Cover Story ESPN Deportes ESPN Deportes Radio ESPN Deportes TV ESPN Digital ESPN Events ESPN Fantasy ESPN Films ESPN International ESPN Mobile ESPN Podcasts ESPN Radio ESPN Streaming ESPN Technology ESPN The Magazine ESPN.com ESPN+ espnW Esports ESPYS F1 First Take Football Games Get Up! Golf High School Sports Hockey International Soccer Little League Softball Little League World Series Longhorn Network Miscellaneous Miscellaneous Sports MLB MLS MMA Motorsports NBA News & Information Shows NFL NHL Olympic Games Outside the Lines Pan American Games Pro Softball Publishing Ratings Research Sales & Marketing SEC Network Soccer Social Media Softball Special Olympics Sports Betting Sports Humanitarian SportsCenter SportsCenter Studio Shows TBT Tennis The Undefeated UEFA UFC Uncategorized WatchESPN WNBA World Cup X Games XFL Year in Review ESPN2 Adds 10 World TeamTennis MatchesJuly 9ESPN2 has added 10 matches from World TeamTennis – playing its 45th season this summer at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. – to its July schedule. ESPN’s Weekday Afternoon Lineup ReturnsJuly 9ESPN’s weekday afternoon lineup returns Monday, July 13, to its regular schedule. ESPN Films Planning Multi-Part 30 for 30 on ‘86 MetsJuly 9ESPN Films today announced the group is in production on an upcoming project centered on the 1986 Mets, one of baseball’s most dominant and iconoclastic teams, whose legendary World Series comeback was merely the climax of an epic tale of ambition and swagger set in a city that was synonymous with excess. ESPN Enters Into Multi-Year Agreement with UnitedMastersJuly 9ESPN today announced that it has entered into a multi-year agreement with music distributor UnitedMasters, led by founder and music industry veteran Steve Stoute. The collaboration will expand ESPN’s growing reach to diverse audiences and relevance to sports fans through programming and promotional content. ESPN to Host Madden Ratings Week July 13 to 17 on SportsCenter, Get Up, First Take and NFL LiveJuly 9Today, ESPN announced plans to exclusively reveal the player ratings for the latest edition in the EA SPORTS Madden NFL franchise, Madden NFL 21. Starting on Monday, July 13, players part of the Madden NFL 21 “99 Club” (those rated 99 overall, the highest rating possible in the game) will be revealed during Get Up throughout the week. First Take, SportsCenter and NFL Live will also take part in Madden Ratings Week on ESPN. ESPN’s Extensive NBA Coverage Continues Featuring Live Reports From Inside the Walt Disney World ResortJuly 8ESPN’s multi-platform NBA coverage continues throughout the week. UFC 251: Usman vs Masvidal from UFC FIGHT ISLAND on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi Exclusively on ESPN+, ESPN and ESPN DeportesJuly 8UFC 251: Usman vs Masvidal streams exclusively on ESPN+ PPV this Saturday, July 11, at 10 p.m. ET, when the Octagon travels to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. UFC 251: Usman vs Masvidal will feature three championship bouts and kicks off a series of four events from UFC FIGHT ISLAND. UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, in his second title defense, faces No. 3-ranked contender and baddest in the sport, Jorge Masvidal, in the main event. The co-main will feature a rematch between featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski against former division champion and No. 1 contender Max Holloway. ACC Legends: Alana Beard Highlights This Week’s Schedule on ACC NetworkJuly 8ACC Network (ACCN), the 24/7 national platform dedicated to ACC sports, will celebrate Alana Beard’s illustrious basketball career with a five-game marathon from her collegiate years at Duke on Saturday, July 11. ESPN Opens Delayed Formula 1 Season with Event Viewership RecordJuly 7After a four-month delay to start the 2020 season, Formula 1 kicked off with an event viewership record for the Rolex Austrian Grand Prix. ESPN Debuts New Weekday Radio Lineup on August 17; Mike Greenberg Returns to RadioJuly 7ESPN Radio will unveil a powerful new weekday lineup beginning Monday, Aug. 17, featuring signature, multi-platform personalities, all of whom either currently work on or previously hosted shows on ESPN Radio.