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CABLE ACE AWARDS: ESPN TAKES HOME 5 HONORS
Published December 6, 1995
Official winners of sports categories in the 17th annual National CableAce Awards presented last Saturday. WRITING A DOCUMENTARY SPECIAL: Frank Deford, "Arthur Ashe: Citizen of the World," HBO; BUSINESS OR CONSUMER PROGRAMMING SPECIAL OR SERIES: "TBS Network Earth: America's Cup," TBS; SPORTS COMMENTATOR/ANALYST: Dick Schaap, "The Sports Reporters," ESPN; SPORTS EVENTS COVERAGE SERIES: "Sunday Night NFL," ESPN; SPORTS EVENTS COVERAGE SPECIAL: "Discover Card Stars on Ice," TBS; SPORTS PLAY-BY-PLAY ANNOUNCER: Marv Albert, Knicks Basketball, MSG Network; SPORTS INFORMATION SERIES: MTV Sports, MTV; SPORTS INFORMATION SPECIAL: "Sonny Liston: The Mysterious Life and Death of a Champion," HBO; SPORTS NEWS SERIES: "NFL Game Day," ESPN; SPORTS HOST: Keith Olbermann, "SportsCenter," ESPN; DIRECTING LIVE SPORTS EVENTS COVERAGE: Doug Holmes, ESPN '95 Stanley Cup Finals, ESPN (CableAce Awards).