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  • Not Pumped for the NBA Finals? This Ad from ABC Might Help (Video)

    Not Pumped for the NBA Finals? This Ad from ABC Might Help (Video)

    What’s a professional sports championship without a slick, sentimental promotional advertisement? Not much, apparently. Last month, CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada dropped a nice ad for the Stanley Cup Playoffs that tugged at a fan’s heartstrings. Now ESPN and ABC have come up with one promoting their coverage of the NBA Finals. The ad features […]

  • ESPN’s Heather Cox Gets Blown Off By Stanford Coach David Shaw (Video)

    ESPN’s Heather Cox Gets Blown Off By Stanford Coach David Shaw (Video)

    ESPN sideline reporter Heather Cox was not very happy after her post-game interview with Stanford coach David Shaw– whose team had just beaten Wisconsin, 20-14, to win its first Rose Bowl since 1972– was cut short by a bowl official dragging Shaw away. An indignant Cox responded by yelling “are you kidding me?” You could […]

  • This Funny ESPN Commercial Makes Bowlers Look Like Ballers (Video)

    This Funny ESPN Commercial Makes Bowlers Look Like Ballers (Video)

    Bowling isn’t exactly a “cool” sport. The paychecks are moderate, the uniforms are bland, the game itself is not all that fun to watch on television, and I don’t think any pro bowler in the history of the sport has dated a supermodel. Nevertheless, ESPN has the broadcasting rights for the PBA—that’s the Professional Bowlers […]