Going Off The Grid: Execs Talk Favorite Broadcast Teams, Movies
"Going Off The Grid" is a weekly survey of sports execs and personalities offering their thoughts on a handful of pressing (and trivial) issues in sports and pop culture. This week, our panelists discuss their favorite sports broadcast team and the best movie they have seen this year.
- Barcelona Managing Dir of the Americas Xavier O'Callaghan
-- His fondest spring break memory was a week skiing in the Swiss Alps with his kids and friends.
- NLL CMO Ashley Dabb
-- Plans to take a trip to Florida this summer to disconnect and relax.
- La Liga North America CEO Boris Gartner
-- Is looking forward to the drama in the Champions League final round.
- HEED Head of Business Development Lawrence Norman
-- Played pro basketball in Israel but admittedly had a "horrible outside shot."
- Bayern Munich President of the Americas Rudolf Vidal
-- Is a former professional soccer player.
|Going Off The Grid|
|Favorite sports broadcast team||Best movie you saw this year||Favorite int'l travel destination||Bucket list sporting venue||Favorite workout|
||Andre Montes and Antoni Daimiel, who used to broadcast the NBA in Spain on Canal+||"Green Book"||New Zealand, everything is wonderful, the people, food, views, etc.||O2 London||After being a pro handball player, I generated a dislike of physical training|
|ESPN's "Sunday NFL Countdown"||"On The Basis Of Sex" -- RGB is a pioneer!||Paris||AT&T Stadium||Orangetheory Fitness|
||Fernando Palomo, Luis Omar Tapia and Perro Bermudez -- Hispanic soccer commentators||"Bohemian Rhapsody" -- I'm a crazy Freddie Mercury fan||I love going to Israel||The new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium||Running with my dog down the Hudson River Park|
|Norman||TNT's "Inside the NBA"||"Amazing Grace"||Seoul, South Korea||Melbourne Cricket Ground||Running the Central Park loop|
|Vidal||TNT's "Inside the NBA"||"Bohemian Rhapsody"||Cape Town, South Africa||Augusta National Golf Club||Fly Wheel|
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