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Rating NBC Sports’ Coverage of the Premier League On US TV and Internet

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With 100 games of the 2013/14 Premier League season completed, it’s an opportune time to rate how NBC Sports is doing in its first season of its three season deal in broadcasting the Premier League to a US audience. The … Continue reading

MLS TV Ratings Down 29% On ESPN, 8% On NBCSN

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TV ratings for the 2013 Major League Soccer regular season were down 29% on ESPN and 8% on NBCSN compared to last season. At the same time, the average attendance was down 1% across the league compared to last year, … Continue reading

Arsenal-Liverpool Game Breaks Record for Most-Watched Premier League Match On NBC

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NBC’s live broadcast of Arsenal against Liverpool on the free-to-air NBC network was watched by 991,000 viewers, breaking the record for the most watched Premier League match on any NBC network. The match between the two historic English clubs was … Continue reading

Commentators for NBC’s Premier League Matches This Weekend: Gameweek 10

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Here’s the line-up of commentators for gameweek 10 of Premier League matches on US television across the NBC Sports Group networks this weekend: Saturday, November 2: Newcastle vs Chelsea, 8:45am, NBCSN; Steve Banyard and Jim Beglin Fulham vs Man United, … Continue reading

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Recent TV Viewing Audience Numbers Offer MLS A Ray Of Hope

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NBC Sports Network is doing everything it can to pump up TV ratings for its coverage of Major League Soccer. The network is showing some matches on free-to-air television. They’re putting Arlo White back in the lead commentary booth this … Continue reading

Commentators for NBC’s Premier League Matches This Weekend: Gameweek 9

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Here’s the line-up of commentators for gameweek 8 of Premier League matches across the NBC Sports Group networks: Saturday, October 26: Crystal Palace vs Arsenal, 7:45am, NBC Sports Network; Peter Drury & Gary O’Reilly Manchester United vs Stoke, 10am, NBC … Continue reading

I Was There: Tottenham Hotspur vs West Ham United; The Barber of Tottenham [VIDEO]

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If you watched NBCSN this weekend, you would have seen the video short entitled ‘The Barber Of Tottenham,’ as part of the “I Was There” video series that NBC Sports has been producing. In this episode, the video features an … Continue reading

Tim Howard to Co-Commentate Chelsea-Manchester City On Sunday On NBCSN

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US Men’s National Team and Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard will be the co-commentator of NBCSN’s match this weekend between Chelsea and Manchester City, which will be televised live on US television this Sunday at Noon ET. Howard will be in … Continue reading

Commentators for NBC’s Premier League Matches This Weekend: Gameweek 8

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Here’s the line-up of commentators for gameweek 8 of Premier League matches across the NBC Sports Group networks: Saturday, October 19: Newcastle vs Liverpool, 7:45am, NBC Sports Network; Steve Banyard and Chris Waddle Man United vs Southampton, 10am, NBC Sports … Continue reading

Commentators for NBC’s Premier League Matches This Weekend: Gameweek 7

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Here’s the line-up of commentators for gameweek 7 of Premier League matches across the NBC Sports Group networks: Saturday, October 5: Man City vs Everton, 7:45am, NBC Sports Network, mun 2; Ian Crocker and Jim Beglin Liverpool vs Crystal Palace, … Continue reading

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Commentators for NBC’s Premier League Matches This Weekend: Gameweek 6

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For viewers in the United States, the schedule of commentators for this weekend’s matches in the Premier League is as follows: Saturday, September 28: Tottenham vs Chelsea, 7:45am, NBC Sports Network — Peter Drury and Clive Allen Aston Villa vs … Continue reading

Nearly 10 Million Tune In to NBC Sports Group’s Premier League Coverage

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NBC Sports Group posted record-setting numbers through the first five weeks of its exclusive coverage of the Premier League across NBC, NBCSN, CNBC, Telemundo, mun2, the Premier League Extra Time bonus TV package and the NBC Sports Live Extra live … Continue reading

Record Audience of 852k Watched Manchester City vs Manchester United on NBCSN

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One week after NBC Sports recorded its largest viewing audience ever for a Premier League match when 917,000 people watched the September 14 game between Everton and Chelsea on the over-the-air NBC network, NBC has broken its record for the … Continue reading

Commentators for NBC’s Premier League Matches This Weekend: Gameweek 5

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Here’s the list of commentators who will be calling the Premier League matches this weekend on NBC: Saturday, September 21: Norwich vs Aston Villa, 7:45am, NBC Sports Network; Peter Drury & Efan Ekoku Liverpool vs Southampton, 10am, NBC Sports Network; Joe … Continue reading

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Inside NBC’s Coverage of the English Premier League: A Typical Saturday at NBC Studios

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A few weeks ago, World Soccer Talk had the pleasure of sitting in on a typical Saturday production of the Premier League by NBC at their studios in Stamford, Connecticut. We wanted to go to see what a typical day … Continue reading

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NBC Scores Record 917k Viewers For Everton vs Chelsea Match On US Television

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NBC Sports achieved their largest viewing audience ever for a Premier League match last weekend when 917,000 people watched the September 14 12:30-3pm ET broadcast of Everton versus Chelsea live on the over-the-air NBC network, according to Sports Business Daily. … Continue reading

Commentators for NBC’s Premier League Matches This Weekend: Gameweek 4

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The commentators have been announced for this weekend’s Premier League matches on US television. Drumroll please. Saturday, September 14 7:30 a.m. on NBCSN – Manchester United v. Crystal Palace: commentated by Jon Champion and Clive Allen 10 a.m. on NBCSN – Sunderland v. … Continue reading

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Watch the Preview of NBCSN’s Newest TV Show, ‘Premier League Download’ [VIDEO]

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NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) debuts a brand-new Premier League TV show tonight at 9pm ET entitled Premier League Download. NBC describes Premier League Download as exploring “what it is that’s so intensely loved — and loathed — about England’s top … Continue reading

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