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ESPN Expands NBA Coverage with 98-Game Summer League Schedule Across ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU & ESPN3
ESPN is expanding its NBA coverage this July with a 98-game Summer League schedule across ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3, emanating from three locations: Las Vegas, Orlando and Salt Lake City. The schedule is highlighted by the 25-game telecast schedule from Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, which tips off on ESPN with a prime-time doubleheader at 8:30 p.m. ET on Friday, July 8. This is ESPN’s most extensive Summer League schedule ever.
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Summer of Next Airs on ESPNU for Fourth Consecutive Year
ESPNU’s fourth annual Summer of Next Presented by GEICO will begin Saturday, July 2, and continue through the 2016 GEICO ESPN High School Football Kickoff.
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The 2016 GEICO ESPN High School Football Kickoff Begins Friday, August 26
The 2016 GEICO ESPN High School Football Kickoff will conclude Summer of Next, taking place on August 26, 27, and 28. The 10-game slate on ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU will feature 35 players ranked in the ESPN 300, including No. 6 Dylan Moses (IMG Academy, Fla.), and commitments from Clemson, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, Michigan, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Penn State and USC.
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Brett Favre Visits Jon Gruden’s QB Camp
Photos via ESPN Images ESPN’s SportsCenter Special with the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Famer Debuts July 21 It is now an annual tradition for the NFL Draft’s top quarterback prospects to visit Jon Gruden’s QB Camp. This summer, ESPN’s Super Bowl-winning coach welcomes his first Pro Football Hall of Famer as Green Bay Packers ... Read More
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ESPNU and ESPNEWS to Air the Remainder of the 2016 FIBA U17 World Championships
The 2016 Men’s and Women’s FIBA U17 World Championships will air on ESPNU and ESPNEWS beginning Thursday, June 30, at 3 p.m. from Zaragoza, Spain. Coverage will continue through the finals on Sunday, July 3.
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ESPNTennis: Fireworks Expected on Wimbledon’s July 4 “Manic Monday”
· “The Greatest Day in Tennis” – Everyone Plays; 16 Men, 16 Women
· Could be a Star Spangled Day – Six Americans in Action: Four Women, Two Men
· Centre Court on ESPN with 42 Major Single Titles: Federer-Johnson, Serena-Kuznetsova & Murray-Kyrgios
· “Cross Court Coverage” – ESPN, ESPN2 all Day – Returns Monday-Wednesday
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Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN Presented by Corona Extra Live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes, Saturday, July 2 at 9 p.m. ET
The Summer Series of Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN (PBC on ESPN) presented by Corona Extra continues this Fourth of July weekend featuring Marine Veteran, unbeaten lightweight contender & 2012 U.S. Olympian Jamel “Semper Fi” Herring (15-0, 8 KOs) taking on former title challenger Denis Shafikov (36-2-1, 19 Kos.), live from Santander Arena in Reading, Pennsylvania.
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NCAA Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championship Semifinals Field is Set
After two weekends of play, the field of teams for the NCAA Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championship semifinals is set. Defending champion and top-seeded Maryland, No. 3 seed North Carolina, No. 4 seed Syracuse and Penn State will face off beginning Friday, May 27, at 5 p.m. from Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pa.