Behind The Scenes


“I’m grateful to have worn a uniform and to have had the opportunity to represent this great country”

ESPN analyst Chris Spatola is a former soldier, Black Knights guard, Blue Devils assistant; he calls Army-Duke basketball on Veterans…

“We left there with a glimpse of the commitment it takes to keep us free”

After visiting the crew aboard a US Navy aircraft carrier, reporter Marty Smith shares his appreciation of military service as…

Go behind the scenes of Women’s Basketball National Media Day

ESPN coordinating producer Kate Jackson explains what happens when NCAA women's basketball's biggest stars come to Bristol.
Around the Horn

New-look ATH debuts today: “It’s a one-of-a-kind combination of design and technology”

Preview Tony Reali's state-of-the-art console, and the show's new graphics andlearn how you can play at home as "The Horn"…

3 Backcourt Backstories From
ESPN CreativeWorks’ “The Grinch”/NBA player spots

He's a mean one, that Mr. Grinch. But why is he bothering Draymond, The Process and JR in a new…

“It Gives Me Chills Thinking About It Right Now”

Red Sox hero and current ESPN MLB analyst David Ross shares favorite memories before covering Game 1 of Dodgers-Red Sox…
Monday Night Football

“Roar, Lions, Roar”: Salters interviews Giants sensation Saquon Barkley

Lisa Salters interviews her fellow Penn State alum - and Giants rookie RB - Saquon Barkley on Monday Night Countdown…
Studio Shows

Augmented Reali: Preview Around The Horn’s innovative new studio

Learn how ATH will be the first U.S. domestic program to full integrate augmented reality into its entire 30-minute presentation…

“It’s a baseball nerd’s dream”: Twitter raves about ESPN2’s NL Wild Card Statcast

ESPN2’s first alternative viewing experience for an MLB Wild Card Game- a Statcast-focused presentation - was a big hit.

Producing “Sister Survivors” roundtable a powerful, memorable endeavor for all involved

What was the thinking behind espnW's "sister survivors" project? One of the drivers of the roundtable concept explains.

Journalism On Display: Nichols, Rinaldi Shine In Big Moments

In the span of four days, ESPN landed lengthy sit-down interviews with two major figures in sports, with both one-on-ones…
Executive Voice

Like Dad, Like Daughter: The Geists Know How To Tell A Story

ESPN Films' executive Libby Geist salutes her father, CBS This Morning contributor Bill Geist, who is retiring after 31 years…

What do you get with 5K tennis balls, 232 racquets & 7 nets? Serena & Roger!

For ESPN's US Open promo, artist Jessie Bearden produced major masterpieces in tribute to tennis greats; here's how she did…
Behind The Scenes

Jemele Hill’s “Fab 5” Detroit Thrills For Her Fellow NABJ Conventioneers

The Undefeated's columnist - and the 2018 NABJ Journalist of the Year - touts her favorite landmarks for conventioneers in…
Watch This

K-Rob’s Memory Lives On at Summer X Games 2018

The December passing of X Games legend Kevin “K-Rob” Robinson shook the BMX and action sports community deeply. Last Thursday…