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NESN Sports Today to Premiere Tomorrow

June 10, 2013 – NESN, New England’s most watched sports network, will debut a new sports program called NESN Sports Today on Tuesday, June 11 immediately following the network’s Boston Red Sox coverage. Separately, there will be periodic specials, starting with Bruins coverage on Wednesday, June 12 (see below for more details). “We want to […]

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ESPN and Current Big East Conference Agree to Multiyear Rights Agreement

With the Big East essentially no more after the spring sports are done, the remaining teams and ESPN have worked out a new television deal. Here's the release from ESPN: ESPN and the current Big East Conference, soon to be renamed, will continue their relationship of more than three decades with a multiyear, multimedia rights […]

“Dean of Sports” Passes Away at 82

“A sad day in Connecticut.  The nicest, warmest human being in the world has passed on.  RIP Arnold Dean.  You will be missed by all of us.” – Joe D’Ambrosio UConn Football and Men’s Basketball play by play announcer. Arnold Dean, the man legions of Connecticut sports fans grew up listening to, has left us.  […]

DirecTV Customers in Boston May Miss Super Bowl

Nearly a quarter of a million Boston area DirecTV subscribers have been cut off from a pair of Boston television stations since Saturday.  Unless the stations owners and DirecTV can come up with a resolution to their dispute chances are good those customer’s will have to go elsewhere to watch the Super Bowl on February […]

Francona Joins ESPN

With no managerial openings going his way, former Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona has found himself a new job. He’ll be replacing the new manager of the Red Sox, Bobby Valentine, at ESPN. Here’s the release from ESPN: Terry Francona, two-time World Champion manager of the Boston Red Sox, has joined ESPN in a […]

Erin Andrews Gives Us Some Tongue

ESPN hottie Erin Andrews is in Atlanta this weekend for the SEC Championship Game between LSU and Georgia. David Pollack came along with her and she showed us all of his adoring fans on a video posted on YouTube. But right at the end of the video, she gives us some tongue as seen above. […]

CPTV Sports Announces Game and Program Highlights for November 1-4

HARTFORD, Conn. (November 1, 2011) – CPTV Sports, formerly the Connecticut Sports Network (CTSN), is Connecticut’s only 24-hour local sports network, covering statewide high school sports college match-ups, professional sports competitions and more. Launched on November 1, CPTV Sports is available on Comcast cable channels 185, 187 and 744 and on the Cox Communications cable […]

10th Annual WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon set for August 30th – 31st

BOSTON (June 6, 2011) – WEEI and NESN are proud to announce that the 10th annual WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon will take place at Fenway Park on Tuesday and Wednesday, August 30th and 31st from 6am to midnight.  The emotional two day event has become one of the biggest fundraisers of the Jimmy Fund’s year. […]

Comcast SportsNet Launches 90-minute Football Block Dedicated to Pats

THURSDAY NIGHT IS NEW ENGLAND FOOTBALL NIGHT ON COMCAST SPORTSNET AND CSNNE.COM All-New Quick Slants, Redesigned Patriots Football Weekly and Fan Favorite New England Tailgate Make Up New Night of Pigskin Coverage BURLINGTON, MA – Football fans rejoice, Comcast SportsNet is debuting New England Football Night, a new night of on-air and online football coverage […]

Jackie MacMullan fake Twitter account removed

Editor’s Note: This is also featured on Batter-up with Bruno Twitter is known for having fake accounts for athletes and famous movie stars and singers. But now it’s reached a new level particular to people who honestly have nothing better else to do. There was a

The Commish Is Leaving ESPN: Happy Trails Peter Gammons

It’s sad day for the fans of Peter Gammons who has decided to leave ESPN after the Baseball Winter Meetings to pursue other opportunities. “My decision to leave ESPN and move on at this point in my life has been conflicted. I owe a great deal of my professional life to ESPN, having spent more […]

Introducing BostonSportsWoman.com

A couple of months ago I was contacted by Absolute Broadcasting General Manager Mike Winn about a new website targeted at active, sports minded women in the surrounding Boston and New England Area. Winn represents multiple radio stations in Nashua, New Hampshire including WGAM Radio, 1250 AM Manchester, WGHM 900AM Nashua, and WSMN 1590 AM […]

Peter Abraham recruited by The Boston Globe to cover Red Sox

New Bedford, Mass. native and New York Yankees beat writer Peter Abraham is leaving his post at The Journal News after nearly 10 years and taking on every Boston sports journalists dream, being the newest recruit at The Boston Globe covering the Boston Red Sox. Abraham announced the news on The LoHud Yankees Blog around […]

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