CP Communications Helps OKG ‘Follow’ LPGA Tournament Competitors For ESPN+

CP Communications, a provider of solutions and services for live event productions, says it provided REMI production and streaming services for the Ohlmeyer Kusserow Group (OKG), a production company that specializes in sports broadcasts, during its production of two LPGA events in September. Approximately 50 hours of programming from the two tournaments was produced by […]

Disney, ESPN In New Long-Term Formula 1 Rights Deal

Under the new deal that runs through the 2025 season, at least 16 races will be on ABC or ESPN and all race weekends will include live coverage of practice and qualifying.

Disney To Raise ESPN+ Price To $9.99 Per Month In August

Existing ESPN+ subscribers will get official notification starting July 20 with the price hike taking effect on Aug. 23.

‘ManningCast’ Comes To Golf As PGA Gets Alternate Telecast On ESPN+

Joe Buck, who previously led U.S. Open coverage when it was on Fox Sports from 2015 through 2019, will host the show with Michael Collins of ESPN. Peyton and Eli Manning will be guests at some point during the tournament, and other guests include Couples and Barkley, Troy Aikman, Josh Allen and actor Jon Hamm.

ESPN Looking For A Win With Streaming

Once a reliable growth engine for Disney, the sports media behemoth has been squeezed by cord-cutting and escalating costs to televise major sports. ESPN+ is the most aggressive step to date by ESPN to recapture the consumers that are dropping its channels along with the rest of their pay TV subscriptions. Here’s what it will include.

ESPN’s Streamer, ESPN+, Launching April 12

ESPN said it would make available hundreds of hours of professional and college sports, its library of programming and even  rugby and cricket matches on its new ESPN+ streaming service, which it intends to launch April 12 at a price of $4.99 per month.