23 July 2015

Are we getting closer to NHL expansion?

The last time the NHL expanded was before the 2000-01 season in which the league added the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Minnesota, bringing the franchise total to 30. That number could soon be expanded potentially with Monday's news that prospective ownership groups from Las Vegas and Quebec City had submitted an application for an expansion team that would hit the ice for the 2017-18 season.

22 July 2015

Bill Simmons is headed to HBO

Bill Simmons, remember that guy? You may not have seen much of him of late since the news of his pending departure from ESPN was broken over two months ago but now we know the answer of what he will be doing next (well, for the most part) by way of our old friend, Richard Deitsch. Come 2016, Simmons will debut a weekly television show on his new exclusive television home, HBO.

2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup: Semifinals Predictions

We have our Final Four, if you will, for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup. The semifinals will be held later on today from the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Who will be playing for the tournament championship in Philadelphia on Sunday, and who will be in the third place contest in Chester on Saturday? Here are my predictions.

21 July 2015

Fox to expand NFL pregame coverage this season

When Fox debuted its NFL coverage in 1994, network pregame shows had only been half-hour broadcasts. That changed with the debut of Fox NFL Sunday and as a result, every network pregame show that has debuted since has been an hour-long.

Now, Fox is beginning their pregame coverage even earlier this upcoming season at 11 a.m. Eastern by moving Fox NFL Kickoff from Fox Sports 1 to the big network.

20 July 2015

2015 Fox College Football Announcers

Fox College Football returns on Thursday, September 3rd with Michigan vs. Utah, also to be referred to as Jim Harbaugh's debut as head coach of the Maize and Blue. Over 90 games will be broadcast on Fox networks this season including 18 on Fox and 40 on Fox Sports 1. With that, Fox will also be making some changes to their top broadcast teams. Let's take a look.