Broadcasting versus cable and satellite: Sports viewers and the evolving puzzles of television

The area on the tennis court midway between the baseline and the net is called “no man’s land”, and it is an area where players usually do not want to find themselves – too far away to hit the ball easily, too close to use groundstrokes on successful returns. This might be a rough description … Read more

Stejskal: In the USMNT’s Berhalter/Reyna saga, everyone involved faces an uncertain future

This should be a preemptive and exciting moment for the USA men’s national team. A group of young players performed admirably at the World Cup in Qatar and could take a step forward by 2026, when the United States will co-host the tournament with Canada and Mexico. But instead of looking ahead with anticipation, we … Read more

MLS is putting the finishing touches on Apple TV talent, and the owners are looking at the best of the three splitter format: Sources

Major League Soccer is finalizing the list of play-by-play and color commentators who will serve as talent for MLS Season Pass broadcasts on Apple TV, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the situation. Those sources spoke on condition of anonymity to preserve their relationship with MLS executives. Former ESPN commentator Taylor Twellman, who announced … Read more