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  ESPN Classic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
ESPN Classic features reruns of famous sporting events, sports documentaries, and sports themed movies.
The first live event to be shown on ESPN Classic was the implosion of the Kingdome in March 2000.
During ESPN's 25th anniversary, the network aired live college basketball games with old-time announcers and retro-graphics,However since late 2005-early 2006 ESPN Classic uses the corporate ESPN look when broadcasting live events.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/ESPN_Classic   (239 words)

  
 ESPN Inc.
ESPN is headquartered in Bristol, Conn., which is 100 miles northeast of New York City, and 100 miles southwest of Boston.
The ESPN Classic "Road Show," which debuted in October 2000, brings the network to marquee sporting events such as the World Series, offering live interviews, features and historical perspective as told by many of the legends who participated in or reported on past events.
ESPN Radio was launched Jan.1, 1992, and is a joint venture with ABC Radio, which handles sales and affiliates.
www.hearstcorp.com /entertainment/property/ent_espn.html   (1246 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on ESPN Classic at Epinions.com
ESPN Classic has many different style programs, they have the standard old games, they have old interviews, documentaries and even features on some themes.
ESPN Classic shows us in vivid color, and fl and white, that our heroes were not as good as we remember them.
ESPN Classic is like sneaking into the very end of a movie, then watching it again from the beginning.
www.epinions.com /elec-review-570E-E0E3966-39372EB1-prod1   (735 words)

  
 ESPN Classic Profile
ESPN Classic is the only 24-hour television network, featuring the greatest games, most memorable stories and biggest names in sports history.
ESPN Classic also offers classic Olympics, college football and basketball, golf, tennis, figure skating, boxing and auto racing, all hosted by major sports personalities.
ESPN Classic is an all-sports network devoted to telecasting the greatest games, stories, heroes and memories in the history of sports, while adding a current perspective.
www.cabletvadbureau.com /02Profiles/ESPNClasProf.htm   (278 words)

  
 Fall 2002 Highlights: ESPN Classic Canada -- CHANNEL CANADA
ESPN Classic Canada will also air the 1987 Western Semifinal with Calgary vs. Edmonton on Saturday, June 22 at noon, and the 1988 Eastern Final with Winnipeg vs. Toronto on Sunday, June 23 at noon.
ESPN Classic Canada celebrates the Canadian Women’s Curling Championship in February 2003 with a series of classic draws, which will be televised the day before the 2003 tournament begins.
In May 2003, ESPN Classic Canada looks at the history of the Indy 500 and the names that have become legendary on the track in Indianapolis.
www.channelcanada.com /Article41.html   (866 words)

  
 ESPN CLASSIC GOES ENGLISH - Sports business, sponsorship, research news- www.sportbusiness.com
Archive sports network ESPN Classic Sport is branching out even further by rolling out a new English-language channel in over 50 European countries.
ESPN Classic Sport already has widespread distribution among multi-channel homes in France and Italy (88 percent and 100 percent respectively) via operators such as Canal Satellite, TPS, NOOS, FTC, UPC and SKY Italia.
ESPN Classic Sport is also available as a three-hour branded block to 2.3 million subscribers in Hungary, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia.
www.sportbusiness.com /news/index?news_item_id=153423   (273 words)

  
 Classic Cars - ESPN CLASSIC SPORT LAUNCHES ENGLISH-LANGUAG...
ESPN Classic Sport is rolling out a new english-language sports channel to cable and satellite subscribers in over 50 countries across Europe.The new service is available from 15 December 2003.
ESPN Classic Sport complements live sports coverage, showcasing an addictive mix of vintage sporting programming from around the world, from the past 50 years.
ESPN Classic Sport televises an entertaining mix of vintage full-length matches, highlights, profiles, documentaries, magazine programmes and sports films, which complement live local and international sports events.
classiccars.search4buzz.com /newsletters/issue7.html   (686 words)

  
 ESPN Classic - TWoP Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
ESPN Classic was made for moments like Steve Young dropping back with 8 seconds left, nearly falling down, only to pop up and throw a perfect strike to TO in the endzone.
ESPN Classic should be required to air the 1982 NFC Championship Game at least twice every week, IMNSHO.
I'll tune into ESPN Classics and they'll have "Pistons vs. Celtics, 1988" or something, and no clue why that particular game is on the air.
forums.televisionwithoutpity.com /index.php?showtopic=3114209   (1149 words)

  
 Live events on ESPN Classic - BigSoccer
ESPN Classic is part of the Total Choice - but unfortunately not the Para Todos - packages on DirecTV.
I think I heard that ESPN is using ESPN Classic to air some games live now when they need three national feeds (especially for college basketball and football) because they don't think the MSOs want another national sports network (i.e.
The other key is that the games ESPN Classic shows are supposed to meet certain "criteria," among others including being rivalry games (Michigan/Minnesota), or "timeless" (Big East basketball, which they showed every Wednesday from January-March, in addition to an old-fashioned broadcast of the final).
www.bigsoccer.com /forum/showthread.php?t=176911   (618 words)

  
 ESPN Classic to carry Army-Air Force game   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
ESPN announced last month that the network will televise the Black Knights’ season opener at Boston College on Sept. 10.
In addition to the Boston College and Air Force road tilts on ESPN Classic, Army’s ESPN2 home date with Iowa State and the Navy game on CBS, the Black Knights’ home game opener versus Baylor on Sept. 17 will be broadcast on ESPN Classic.
ESPN will announce the broadcast carrier and starting time for each of those games 12 days prior to kickoff.
www.belvoireagle.com /archives/2005/AUG/11AUG/espn.shtml   (547 words)

  
 Flak Magazine: ESPN Classic, 09-04-01
Classic Sports came on the cable radar map in 1997, much to the delight of sports enthusiasts everywhere.
ESPN added vintage interviews, old sporting events that have been largely ignored since their first broadcast and plenty of documentaries.
ESPN Classic also strings together theme days; it recently featured a day dedicated to Ohio sports.
www.flakmag.com /tv/espnclassic.html   (511 words)

  
 ESPN Classic Sport Dazzles European Viewers With Diamond Prize In Competition Sponsored by YAM (Young Antwerp ...
ESPN Classic Sport is one of Europe’s fastest growing TV networks, dedicated to showing top quality sport, entertainment and lifestyle shows, featuring favourite sporting legends and best sporting moments.
In the United States, ESPN Classic is the leader in presenting classic moments in sport, and now reaches over 55 million households.
ESPN Classic sport launched in Europe in 2002, with a 24/7 local service in France and Italy.
www.emediawire.com /releases/2005/4/prweb231405.php   (998 words)

  
 Fall 2004 Highlights: ESPN Classic Canada -- CHANNEL CANADA
ESPN Classic Canada continues to look back at the world’s all-time greatest sports moments with monumental games, unbelievable comebacks, controversial victories, huge upsets, career achievements, streaks, records and dynasties.
ESPN Classic Canada celebrates the best dynasties in sports history with unforgettable teams and athletes such as the Montreal Canadiens, New York Islanders, Edmonton Eskimos, Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Bulls, Tiger Woods and Muhammad Ali.
ESPN Classic Canada warms fans up for the 2004 Grey Cup, paying tribute to the most unforgettable moments from the history of Canada’s November football tradition.
www.channelcanada.com /Article520.html   (643 words)

  
 ESPN Classic in UEFA Deal
The agreement allows first ESPN Classic Sport, and then ESPN’s global networks in the U.S., Africa, Asia, Australia and the Middle East, to televise some of Europe’s most legendary football matches.
Tony Stimpson, the director of programming at ESPN Classic Sport, noted, “We have worked closely with UEFA since Classic Sport began rolling out across Europe and have been assessing ways to demonstrate the heritage and quality of their classic programming.
ESPN Classic Sport reaches 16 million subscribers in more than 40 European countries.
www.worldscreen.com /print.php?filename=espn919.htm   (233 words)

  
 ESPN Classic Launches in Croatia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
LONDON, March 29: ESPN Classic Sport is now available in 40 countries, following the weekend launch on Croatian cable operator
ESPN Classic joins a lineup that includes, among other international channels, CNN, Discovery, MTV and Cartoon Network.
Roch Pellerin, the managing director of ESPN Classic Sport, noted, "Initially, the concept of launching a pan-European, entertainment, sports channel was tough, however increasingly, operators recognize how it complements real-time, live sports coverage, and ESPN Classic Sport is becoming a staple channel in the program line-up.
www.worldscreen.com /print.php?filename=espn329.htm   (162 words)

  
 BBC Broadcast tackles ESPN Classic Sport
ESPN Classic Sport decided to move its operations to the state-of-the-art infrastructure to take advantage of the 'ingest once, use many' architecture, where media is stored digitally on a central store, enabling easy and cost effective manipulation and playout of content.
ESPN Classic Sport’s viewers will be able to enjoy even more engaging sports programming with the new on-screen graphics, and we know that BBC Broadcast deliver a top quality service.”
John Pink, BBC Broadcast Director of Sales & Marketing, said: “We are delighted to welcome ESPN Classic Sport to the Broadcast Centre and look forward to working with them throughout the term of the contract to develop and grow their channels.
www.4rfv.co.uk /industrynews.asp?id=41246   (504 words)

  
 ESPN.com - ESPN Classic Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Ali-Foreman is one of the classics retold in Ringside: Muhammad Ali.
This weekend, ESPN Classic pays tribute to "The Greatest of All Time" with Ringside: Muhammad Ali marathon.
Classic Now airs weeknights at 7 and 11 pm ET.
sports.espn.go.com /espn/classic/index   (472 words)

  
 ESPN Classic has class program   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The SportsCentury series is continuation of series that aired on ESPN that featured the 50 greatest athletes of the 20th Century.
Mark Shapiro, the man behind the The 50 Greatest series, came over to ESPN Classic as vice-president and general manager.
Classic footage is mixed with current interviews in a seamless manner.
www.enquirer.com /editions/2000/10/15/spt_espn_classic_has.html   (576 words)

  
 ESPN Classic - Card Squad
As a sports fan, ESPN Classic is a great TV channel to have.
Now that poker is big, ESPN Classic has been airing some of the older poker tournaments.
ESPN Classic will air more than just the older World Series of Poker events.
www.cardsquad.com /2005/10/25/espn-classic   (783 words)

  
 ESPN Classic Programming Reform Petition
As many sports fans know, ESPN Classic hac been around for nearly 5 years now.
We put this petition together to make ESPN aware that their programming has become stale and they should make use of the extensive access they have to vintage film.
The ESPN Classic Programming Reform Petition to ESPN was created by Sports fans and video collectors and written by Brian Hunter.
www.petitiononline.com /sportfan/petition.html   (158 words)

  
 Digital Spy - Broadcasting - ESPN lands classic UEFA matches
ESPN Classic Sport has signed a deal with UEFA to air vintage matches from the last fifty years.
“We have worked closely with UEFA since Classic Sport began rolling out across Europe and have been assessing ways to demonstrate the heritage and quality of their classic programming," said Tony Stimpson, director of programming at ESPN Classic Sport.
The channel is expected to bow in the UK before the year is out.
www.digitalspy.co.uk /article/ds24548.html   (208 words)

  
 TSN.ca - Espn Classic - Canada's Sports Leader
TSN.ca - Espn Classic - Canada's Sports Leader
An alternative for all of those haters of St. Valentine, celebrating all of the ill wishes and bad feelings with some of the greatest rivalries in sports.
Veteran sports columnist Jim Hunt has died after suffering a heart attack.
www.tsn.ca /classic   (182 words)

  
 June 2004 - Magic Moments - Perception Helps ESPN Classic Hone its Image - iCOM Magazine
Opening with a flared CG version of the ESPN Classic logo and a disembodied voice asking: “What is Classic?” the spot goes on to answer the question in short order.
Together, the images serve to reassert the network’s message that “Classic is. Classic was.
“Our use of CG titles and 3D environments was something new for ESPN Classic and, to their credit, they went for it right from the first draft.
www.icommag.com /june-2004/june-page-10.html   (825 words)

  
 ESPN.com - TVLISTINGS - ESPN Classic
ESPN Classic is a 24-hour, all-sports network devoted to telecasting the greatest games, stories, heroes and memories in the history of sports.
ESPN Classic presents programming from the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NASCAR, boxing (including the ESPN Big Fights Library), tennis, golf, college football and basketball, Olympics and others.
ESPN Classic is a wholly owned subsidiary of ESPN, The Worldwide Leader in Sports.
espn.go.com /tvlistings/networks/classic.html   (79 words)

  
 ESPN.com - Insider Index
Listen to ESPN Radio's top shows -- Dan Patrick, Mike & Mike, The Herd -- commercial free, either streaming or as a podcast.
A new book by Mark Lamster examines the beginning of baseball's "internationalization," which continues today with the World Baseball Classic.
Terms of Use for our Site, Terms of Use for ESPN Motion and UPDATED Privacy Policy are applicable to you.
insider.espn.go.com /insider/index   (639 words)

  
 National Cable & Telecommunications Association
ESPN Classic is a 24-hour, all-sports network devoted to telecasting the greatest games, stories, heroes and memories in the history of sports, while adding a current perspective.
ESPN Classic presents programming covering the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, and NASCAR, boxing including the ESPN Big Fights Library, tennis, golf, college football and basketball and more.
"SportsCentury" is ESPN Classic's Peabody and Emmy Award-winning signature biography series.
www.ncta.com /industry_overview/programList.cfm?network_id=783&detail=1   (106 words)

  
 ESPN Classic - RedCafe.net
ESPN Classic is broadcasting the 1996 FA Cup Final Sunday morning 2am, with a repeat showing the same day at 3pm and 11pm (in France only).
ESPN Classic is broadcasting the 1996 FA Cup Final Sunday morning 2am, with a repeat showing the same day at 3pm and 11pm (in France only).
To me, a classic is the finale of Champions League in 99 or the Semi-final replay vs Arsenal in 99.
www.redcafe.net /showthread.php?t=5162   (320 words)

  
 ESPN.com - Fantasy Baseball Index
ESPN The Magazine's Fantasy Baseball Preview issue includes: Exclusive Analysis, Statistical projections, mock drafts, and more.
Enter for your chance to join ESPN Radio as they watch your favorite baseball teams get ready for the next season!
Terms of Use for our Site, Terms of Use for ESPN Motion and Privacy Policy and Safety Information/Your California Privacy Rights are applicable to you.
games.espn.go.com /cgi/flb/front   (331 words)

  
 ESPN.com - TVLISTINGS - On Air
Over 150 MLB games will be televised on ESPN, and ESPN2 this year.
NBA Schedule on ABC, ESPN and ESPN2: Highlights
ESPN's Telecast of The World Baseball Classic Is presented by Taco Bell: Venezuela vs. Puerto Rico >
sports.espn.go.com /sports/tvlistings/index   (152 words)

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