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Photos from The 41st Annual Sports Emmy® Awards ceremony.

THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES ANNOUNCES THE NOMINEES FOR THE 41st ANNUAL SPORTS EMMY® AWARDS Lesley Visser to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award Nominees to be Honored During a Rescheduled Ceremony/Date To Be Determined The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 41st Annual Sports Emmy®…

Honorees will be recognized via remote video productions later this year. NEW YORK — The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today released the following statement from Sports Emmy Award Executive Director, Justine Gubar: “Today we made the difficult decision to postpone the 41st Annual Sports Emmy® Awards ceremony based on government guidance…

 LESLEY VISSER SPORTS BROADCASTER, SPORTSWRITER,AUTHOR, MENTORTO BE AWARDED THESPORTS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDAT THE 41ST ANNUALSPORTS EMMY® AWARDS   New York, NY – February 19, 2020 — The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today that Lesley Visser, the pioneering sports reporter and one of the most highly acclaimed female sportscasters of all time, will become…

The goal of this report is to provide greater insight into and context around the actions taken by the Sports Emmy® Awards Administration Team and the NATAS National Awards Committee in their efforts to adjudicate a fair competition.  DOWNLOAD THE 40th ANNUAL SPORTS EMMY AWARDS TRANSPARENCY REPORT

THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCESANNOUNCES WINNERS OFTHE 40th ANNUAL SPORTS EMMY® AWARDS Dick Vitale Receives Lifetime Achievement Award New York, NY – May 20th, 2019 – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), announced the winners of the 40th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards at a special ceremony at Jazz at…

THE NATIONAL ACADEMYOF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCESANNOUNCES THE NOMINEES FOR THE40th ANNUAL SPORTS EMMY® AWARDS Dick Vitale to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award Nominees to be Honored During the May 20th CeremonyAt Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall New York, NY – April 3rd, 2019 – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences…

DICK VITALE ICONIC SPORTS ANALYST COLLEGE & PROFESSIONAL BASKETBALL COACH AND HALL OF FAMER TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT THE 40thANNUAL SPORTS EMMY® AWARDS Vitale to be Honored on Monday, May 20th at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall New York, NY – February 12, 2019 – The National Academy of Television Arts…

Barry Frank Receives Lifetime Achievement Award NATAS Chairman’s Award Bestowed Honoring Response to Disaster Relief Effort New York, NY – May 8, 2018 – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), announced the winners of the 39th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards at a special ceremony at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose…

Houston Cougars vs UCLA, 1968

Dick Enberg was on the call for the 1979 NCAA Championship Game. Sitting next to Al McGuire and Billy Packer in comprising one of the great broadcast trios of all time, he described the legendary battle between Michigan State and Magic Johnson against Indiana State and Larry Bird. Michigan State won the title that night,…

If Barry Frank had gotten the job he desperately wanted, his epic career in sports broadcasting, and all the lives he impacted along the way, never would have happened. In fact, Frank wasn’t even thinking about a career in sports as a recent graduate of the Harvard Business School in the early 1960s. All he…