The Winter Olympics ended last month, but sports will be alive and well at the Sprung! Beer Festival April 7 at the Wynwood Market Place. Sprung! organizer Tony Albelo says this year the festival will embrace the spirit of sportsmanship by adopting something of a beer Olympics.
The trend in Olympic ratings is dramatically different depending on which side of the Canada-U.S. border you examine. For the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games, NBC’s primetime ratings were down 17 percent on average from the 2014 Sochi Olympics, averaging 17.8 million viewers. Show More Summary
The Olympic winter games this year offered an extremely rare event in sports history: An athlete won gold in two separate sports. Czech snowboarder Ester Ledecka shocked everyone by winning gold on skis in the Super-G event and then went on to also win gold in snowboarding parallel giant slalom. That’s amazing in itself, but what … Continue reading Wanna win? Have fun! ?
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Dallas-Fort Worth captured the silver medal among the four major television markets in Texas when it came to watching the Winter Olympics. D-FW's final prime time average rating for the Games' 18 nights was an 11.3, which tied us with New York for 42nd place among what are deemed the 56 major markets from coast to coast. Show More Summary
There were a number of goodbyes uttered on Sunday night at the XXIII Winter Games came to an end and so did the life of Carl Grimes on The Walking Dead. However, unlike the near lows of NBC's Closing Ceremony out of PyeongChang, theShow More Summary
If you’re looking for an upbeat spin on the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, NBC says it was the “most robust Winter Games presentation in history.” The network sent out a press release today summarizing the key numbers from the coverage on...
With live streaming, the drop was only 7% in prime time; unfavorable time difference, poor USA showing likely contributed.
NBC had profitable Olympics, thanks to higher ad sales, live streaming.
From the shirtless Tongan flag bearer to Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir's 'Hunger Games' style homage
Ivanka Trump, who was in South Korea to lead the U.S. presidential delegation to the closing ceremony of the Olympic Winter Games said it was not fair of the media to compare her to North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un’s sister. Trump made her remarks during an interview with NBC News’ Peter Alexander. Alexander played […]
If you found the figure skating competition at this year’s 2018 Winter Olympics more exciting than usual, you’re not alone. Following the 2014 Sochi Games, a rule change in the world of skating loosened the song selection process, enabling athletes to soundtrack their jumps and spins to music with lyrics. (For pairs ice dancing, lyrics…
As NBC’s beancounters tally the results of the completed 2018 Winter Olympics, it seems they are liking what they see. Though ratings dipped for the Pyeongchang Games, the network says it delivered a profit thanks to record-breaking ad sales. Show More Summary
Yang Tae-hwan didn’t come to play games, winter or otherwise
Final broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Thursday, Feb.…
Lausanne, Switzerland, and Luxembourg, February 26, 2018 - Following the success of their cooperation for the Snow Volleyball Night at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) and theShow More Summary
Norway won 39 medals at the PyeongChang Olympics, more than any other country: 14 gold, 14 silver, 11 bronze. In fact, they set a new record for the most medals won at a Winter Games. Norway's medal count was followed by Germany, Canada, and the United States. Show More Summary
The 2018 Winter Olympics are done but it's never too early to look ahead. These five athletes could rock for Team USA in the Beijing Games in 2022.