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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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2016 VIVO Indian Premier League Final Now Available for Purchase on ESPN Cricket Pass
ESPN will offer the final match of the 2016 VIVO Indian Premier League season through ESPN Cricket Pass, a subscription streaming service accessible on computers, smartphones, tablets and connected devices through a dedicated website and app. Live and replay streaming for the final match in English is now available to purchase for $4.99 on ESPNCricketPass.com.
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UEFA Champions League Final – Real Madrid vs. Atlético Madrid: Live on ESPN Deportes and ESPN Deportes Radio
ESPN Deportes brings you exclusive Spanish-language multimedia coverage of the most anticipated club competition final, the UEFA Champions League final: Real Madrid vs. Atlético Madrid on Saturday, May 28 at 2:30 p.m. ET.
ESPN Deportes le trae la exclusiva cobertura por medios múltiples en español de la competencia decisiva entre clubes más esperada, la final de la UEFA Champions League: El Real Madrid enfrenta al Atlético Madrid
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ESPN & ESPN Deportes Launch First Ad for UEFA EURO 2016 Campaign “More Than Football”
ESPN is debuting “More Than Football,” an integrated marketing campaign celebrating the world’s most competitive international soccer tournament. Starting June 10, the month-long event will feature 51 matches in 10 cities throughout France.
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Craig Sager to be Honored with the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at The 2016 ESPYS on ABC
Given a life-changing diagnosis of leukemia in 2014, TNT’s hard-working veteran returned to the sidelines in 2015 and continues to publicly battle the disease while remaining committed to the work he loves.
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Championship Weekend of the NCAA Division I Men’s Lacrosse Championship Begins Saturday
The field is set for the semifinals of the NCAA Division I Men’s Lacrosse Championship Presented by Northwestern Mutual, which begins Saturday, May 28, at noon from Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.