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SBD/July 24, 2013/Media
Published July 24, 2013
EN ESPAÑOL POR FAVOR: The Seahawks yesterday announced that they have "launched a Hispanic Radio Network" that will broadcast all of the team's games in Spanish on ESPN Deportes' local radio affiliates for the '13 season. The broadcast will include a two-hour pregame and one-hour postgame show, and feature the team of Alex Rivera and Raul Sandoval (SEATTLETIMES.com, 7/23).
MONDAY NIGHT BOXING: ESPN.com's Dan Rafael reported Fox Sports 1 will air Golden Boy Promotions' "Golden Boy Live!" cards "every other week on Monday nights for 24 shows in the first year of the deal." Golden Boy Promotions Managing Partner Bernard Hopkins "unveiled the inaugural card, which will take place Aug. 19" and feature middleweight Daniel Jacobs. Hopkins said, "Boxing on Monday nights is something fans will be watching. What a great way to start the week by watching Monday night boxing" (ESPN.com, 7/23).
BULL MARKET: PBR will broadcast an upcoming Touring Pro Division (TPD) event worldwide via PPV live streaming. PBR and Epicentre.tv have partnered to air the Big Sky PBR TPD event taking place in Big Sky, Mont., from July 31-Aug 1 at 9:00pm ET. The stream will cost $9.99 per night or $14.99 for the two-day package (PBR).