Tag "ESPN"

Q&A with broadcaster and KidsCast announcer, Aiden Blanc

Teenage broadcaster and ESPN KidsCast announcer, Aiden Blanc, chatted with our own Andersen Pickard about his experience calling a Little League World Series game.

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Little League World Series: Quartet of teenagers impress on ESPN’s KidsCast

ESPN invited a quartet of teenagers to call Game 24 of the Little League World Series — and they did amazing.

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Little League World Series: Quartet of teenagers impress on ESPN’s KidsCast

ESPN invited a quartet of teenagers to call Game 24 of the Little League World Series — and they did amazing.

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Aspiring Sports Writers Can Draw Inspiration From Jayson Stark

This past weekend, six new players got enshrined in Cooperstown, and it was unforgettable. Getting to witness it all firsthand and being part of history couldn’t have been greater. From the Awards Ceremony and parade on Saturday involving 59 Hall of Famers to the Induction Ceremony itself on Sunday, it was unbelievable. Every speech was very moving, and one of my favorites was Jayson Stark’s at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday.

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Traveling Tom’s Tips and Tricks for All-Star Week

The 2019 All-Star Game may be over, but the memories will always last. With sharing experiences in a previous article I wrote, it’s time to share my tips and tricks for everyone to know if the All-Star Game comes to your area in the future.

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Traveling Tom’s MLB All Star Game Experience

16 miles. Two days. An amazing experience. The 2019 All-Star Game provided a great lineup of things to do for fans anywhere from 10 to 100… and even the youngsters got a thrill out of the mascots there! While I was not credentialed to go to this event (I hope my writing can get to the right people at some point), I had a great time experiencing the nation focusing on one city and one event. Cleveland had a couple years to prepare for this and they knocked it out of the park. Of course, not everyone was satisfied, but that’s not realistic. Let me tell you what I got out of this great event.

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USWNT to be celebrated with ticker-tape parade Wednesday in NYC

New York City is currently preparing to celebrate the four-time, FIFA Women’s World Cup Champions the U.S. Women’s National soccer team (USWNT) tomorrow morning with a ticker-tape parade celebration. The event will begin at 9:30 am ET in New York City. Fans from near and far will gather to share in the glory of a fourth U.S. World Cup victory with hopes of seeing the champs hoist the world cup trophy in person. 

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UFC 237 Main Card Preview/Predictions

UFC 237 will take place tonight on ESPN+ live from the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This fight card will be the first time in UFC history that the smallest weight division (Women’s Strawweight) will headline a PPV fight. The current champion, Rose Namajunas will look to defend her belt against Jessica Andrade.

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The Return Of Mr. Cowboy: Jason Witten Un-Retires

Jason Witten announced he in un-retiring and leaving the broadcast booth: his passion for football brings him back to the playing field for the Cowboys.

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Report: Goran Dragic Likely Sidelined for Two Months Following Knee Surgery

Miami Heat point guard Goran Dragic will undergo knee surgery Wednesday and is expected to be out for two months, reports ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The report was later confirmed by the Heat.

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