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NBC SPORTS BAY AREA ANNOUNCES 2018 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS COVERAGE

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NBC SPORTS BAY AREA ANNOUNCES 2018 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS COVERAGE

Network to Present 142 Regular-Season Games, 4 Preseason Games

 

Complete Game Day Coverage with One-Hour “Giants Pregame Live”

and “Giants Postgame Live” Shows

 

Live Giants Games, “Giants Pregame Live” and “Giants Postgame Live”

In-Market Streaming on NBCSportsBayArea.com and via the NBC Sports App

 

NBCSportsBayArea.com to Feature Extensive Season-Long Giants & MLB News,

Analysis, Exclusive Video and the “Giants Insider Podcast” with Alex Pavlovic

 

Original Content Throughout Season Via NBC Sports Bay Area’s

Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter Platforms

 

“The Happy Hour,” “Giants Outsiders,” “Giants Raw,” “G-Mag” and “Inside the Clubhouse”

to Provide Northern California’s Most Comprehensive Giants and MLB News,

Top Stories and Analysis All Season Long

 

“Say Hey Tuesday” Returns, “Giants Pregame Live” and “Giants Postgame Live”

from AT&T Park Every Tuesday Night Home Game

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – February 9, 2018 – NBC Sports Bay Area and NBCSportsBayArea.com (@NBCSAuthentic), “Home of the Authentic Giants Fan,” announced today its coverage of the San Francisco Giants (@SFGiants) for the 2018 season, which includes 146 games (142 regular season, 4 preseason); comprehensive game-day coverage with one-hour Giants Pregame Live and Giants Postgame Live shows; in-market live streaming of Giants games, Giants Pregame Live and Giants Postgame Live on NBCSportsBayArea.com and via the NBC Sports app; season-long Giants and MLB news and analysis on The Happy Hour, Giants Outsiders, Giants Raw, G-Mag and Inside the Clubhouse; and Giants and MLB news, analysis and insider reports on NBCSportsBayArea.com.  Plus, NBC Sports Bay Area will present original content throughout the season across various social media platforms: Facebook (facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic); Instagram (NBCSAuthentic); Snapchat (NBCSAuthentic); and Twitter (@NBCSAuthentic & @NBCSGiants).

The Giants regular season on NBC Sports Bay Area gets underway on Friday, March 30 at 4 p.m. when the Giants play the 2017 N.L. Champion Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium (Giants Pregame Live at 3 p.m.).  NBC Sports Bay Area will present the Giants home opener against the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday, April 3 at 1:30 p.m. (Giants Pregame Live at 12:30 p.m.).

Giants coverage on NBC Sports Bay Area against playoff contenders includes: 11 contests versus the Dodgers (March 30, 31; April 7, 8, 28, 29; June 17; August 14, 15; September 29, 30), four games against the 2017 N.L. Central Champion Chicago Cubs (May 25; July 9, 10, 11) and six games against the 2017 N.L. East Champion Washington Nationals (April 23, 24, 25; June 8, 9, 10).  Giants interleague action includes: five games against cross-bay rival Oakland A’s (July 13, 14, 15, 21, 22) and four matchups versus the 2017 World Champion Houston Astros (May 22, 23; August 6, 7).

In addition to the 142 regular season games, NBC Sports Bay Area will televise four spring training games – Los Angeles Dodgers (March 4), Chicago Cubs (March 22) and Oakland A’s (March 26 & 27).

NBC Sports Bay Area’s Giants telecasts feature the Emmy Award-winning broadcast team of Duane Kuiper (play-by-play) and Mike Krukow (color analyst), who will be joined by Amy Gutierrez (in-game reporter, (@AmyGGiants) during home games.

2018 San Francisco Giants on NBC Sports Bay Area:

DAY

DATE

VS/AT

OPPONENT

TIME (PT)

Sunday

3/4

vs

Los Angeles Dodgers (Exhibition)

12:00 PM

Thursday

3/22

vs

Chicago Cubs (Exhibition)

7:00 PM

Monday

3/26

vs

Oakland A's (Exhibition)

7:00 PM

^ Tuesday

3/27

vs

Oakland A's (Exhibition)

6:00 PM

Friday

3/30

at

Los Angeles Dodgers

7:00 PM

Saturday

3/31

at

Los Angeles Dodgers

6:00 PM

Tuesday

4/3

vs

Seattle Mariners

1:30 PM

Wednesday

4/4

vs

Seattle Mariners

4:00 PM

Saturday

4/7

vs

Los Angeles Dodgers

1:00 PM

Sunday

4/8

vs

Los Angeles Dodgers

1:00 PM

Monday

4/9

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

4/10

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

Wednesday

4/11

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

12:30 PM

Thursday

4/12

at

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Saturday

4/14

at

San Diego Padres

5:30 PM

Sunday

4/15

at

San Diego Padres

1:00 PM

Tuesday

4/17

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

6:30 PM

Wednesday

4/18

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

6:30 PM

Thursday

4/19

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

6:30 PM

Saturday

4/21

at

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

6:00 PM

Sunday

4/22

at

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

1:00 PM

Monday

4/23

vs

Washington Nationals

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

4/24

vs

Washington Nationals

7:00 PM

Wednesday

4/25

vs

Washington Nationals

12:30 PM

Saturday

4/28

vs

Los Angeles Dodgers

6:00 PM

Sunday

4/29

vs

Los Angeles Dodgers

1:00 PM

Monday

4/30

vs

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

5/1

vs

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Wednesday

5/2

vs

San Diego Padres

12:30 PM

Friday

5/4

at

Atlanta Braves

4:30 PM

Saturday

5/5

at

Atlanta Braves

4:00 PM

Sunday

5/6

at

Atlanta Braves

10:30 AM

Monday

5/7

at

Philadelphia Phillies

4:00 PM

Tuesday

5/8

at

Philadelphia Phillies

4:00 PM

Wednesday

5/9

at

Philadelphia Phillies

4:00 PM

Thursday

5/10

at

Philadelphia Phillies

10:00 AM

Friday

5/11

at

Pittsburgh Pirates

4:00 PM

Saturday

5/12

at

Pittsburgh Pirates

4:00 PM

Sunday

5/13

at

Pittsburgh Pirates

10:30 AM

Monday

5/14

vs

Cincinnati Reds

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

5/15

vs

Cincinnati Reds

7:00 PM

Wednesday

5/16

vs

Cincinnati Reds

12:30 PM

Thursday

5/17

vs

Colorado Rockies

7:00 PM

Saturday

5/19

vs

Colorado Rockies

1:00 PM

Sunday

5/20

vs

Colorado Rockies

1:00 PM

Tuesday

5/22

at

Houston Astros

5:00 PM

Wednesday

5/23

at

Houston Astros

11:00 AM

Friday

5/25

at

Chicago Cubs

11:00 AM

Monday

5/28

at

Colorado Rockies

4:00 PM

Tuesday

5/29

at

Colorado Rockies

5:30 PM

Wednesday

5/30

at

Colorado Rockies

5:30 PM

Friday

6/1

vs

Philadelphia Phillies

7:00 PM

Saturday

6/2

vs

Philadelphia Phillies

7:00 PM

Sunday

6/3

vs

Philadelphia Phillies

1:00 PM

Monday

6/4

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

6/5

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

Wednesday

6/6

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

12:30 PM

Friday

6/8

at

Washington Nationals

4:00 PM

Saturday

6/9

at

Washington Nationals

9:00 AM

Sunday

6/10

at

Washington Nationals

1:00 PM

Monday

6/11

at

Miami Marlins

4:00 PM

Tuesday

6/12

at

Miami Marlins

4:00 PM

Wednesday

6/13

at

Miami Marlins

4:00 PM

Thursday

6/14

at

Miami Marlins

9:00 AM

Sunday

6/17

at

Los Angeles Dodgers

1:00 PM

Monday

6/18

vs

Miami Marlins

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

6/19

vs

Miami Marlins

7:00 PM

Wednesday

6/20

vs

Miami Marlins

12:30 PM

Thursday

6/21

vs

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Saturday

6/23

vs

San Diego Padres

1:00 PM

Sunday

6/24

vs

San Diego Padres

1:00 PM

* Tuesday

6/26

vs

Colorado Rockies

7:00 PM

Wednesday

6/27

vs

Colorado Rockies

7:00 PM

Thursday

6/28

vs

Colorado Rockies

12:30 PM

Saturday

6/30

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

Sunday

7/1

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

1:00 PM

Monday

7/2

at

Colorado Rockies

5:30 PM

Tuesday

7/3

at

Colorado Rockies

5:00 PM

Wednesday

7/4

at

Colorado Rockies

5:00 PM

Thursday

7/5

vs

St. Louis Cardinals

7:00 PM

Friday

7/6

vs

St. Louis Cardinals

7:00 PM

Saturday

7/7

vs

St. Louis Cardinals

1:00 PM

Sunday

7/8

vs

St. Louis Cardinals

1:00 PM

Monday

7/9

vs

Chicago Cubs

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

7/10

vs

Chicago Cubs

7:00 PM

Wednesday

7/11

vs

Chicago Cubs

12:30 PM

Friday

7/13

vs

Oakland A's

7:00 PM

Saturday

7/14

vs

Oakland A's

7:00 PM

Sunday

7/15

vs

Oakland A's

1:00 PM

Saturday

7/21

at

Oakland A's

6:00 PM

Sunday

7/22

at

Oakland A's

1:00 PM

Tuesday

7/24

at

Seattle Mariners

7:00 PM

Wednesday

7/25

at

Seattle Mariners

1:00 PM

Thursday

7/26

vs

Milwaukee Brewers

7:00 PM

Saturday

7/28

vs

Milwaukee Brewers

6:00 PM

Sunday

7/29

vs

Milwaukee Brewers

1:00 PM

Monday

7/30

at

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Tuesday

7/31

at

San Diego Padres

1:00 PM

Thursday

8/2

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

6:30 PM

Friday

8/3

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

6:30 PM

Saturday

8/4

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

5:00 PM

Sunday

8/5

at

Arizona Diamondbacks

1:00 PM

Monday

8/6

vs

Houston Astros

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

8/7

vs

Houston Astros

12:30 PM

Thursday

8/9

vs

Pittsburgh Pirates

7:00 PM

Friday

8/10

vs

Pittsburgh Pirates

7:00 PM

Saturday

8/11

vs

Pittsburgh Pirates

6:00 PM

Sunday

8/12

vs

Pittsburgh Pirates

1:00 PM

Tuesday

8/14

at

Los Angeles Dodgers

7:00 PM

Wednesday

8/15

at

Los Angeles Dodgers

7:00 PM

Friday

8/17

at

Cincinnati Reds

4:00 PM

Saturday

8/18

at

Cincinnati Reds

4:00 PM

Sunday

8/19

at

Cincinnati Reds

10:00 AM

Monday

8/20

at

New York Mets

4:00 PM

Tuesday

8/21

at

New York Mets

4:00 PM

Wednesday

8/22

at

New York Mets

4:00 PM

Thursday

8/23

at

New York Mets

10:00 AM

Saturday

8/25

vs

Texas Rangers

1:00 PM

Sunday

8/26

vs

Texas Rangers

1:00 PM

Monday

8/27

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

8/28

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

Wednesday

8/29

vs

Arizona Diamondbacks

7:00 PM

Friday

8/31

vs

New York Mets

7:00 PM

Saturday

9/1

vs

New York Mets

1:00 PM

Sunday

9/2

vs

New York Mets

1:00 PM

Monday

9/3

at

Colorado Rockies

12:00 PM

Tuesday

9/4

at

Colorado Rockies

5:30 PM

Wednesday

9/5

at

Colorado Rockies

5:30 PM

Friday

9/7

at

Milwaukee Brewers

5:00 PM

Saturday

9/8

at

Milwaukee Brewers

4:00 PM

Sunday

9/9

at

Milwaukee Brewers

11:00 AM

Monday

9/10

vs

Atlanta Braves

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

9/11

vs

Atlanta Braves

7:00 PM

Wednesday

9/12

vs

Atlanta Braves

12:30 PM

Saturday

9/15

vs

Colorado Rockies

6:00 PM

Sunday

9/16

vs

Colorado Rockies

1:00 PM

Monday

9/17

at

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Tuesday

9/18

at

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Wednesday

9/19

at

San Diego Padres

6:00 PM

Saturday

9/22

at

St. Louis Cardinals

4:00 PM

Sunday

9/23

at

St. Louis Cardinals

11:00 AM

Monday

9/24

vs

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

* Tuesday

9/25

vs

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Wednesday

9/26

vs

San Diego Padres

7:00 PM

Saturday

9/29

vs

Los Angeles Dodgers

1:00 PM

Sunday

9/30

vs

Los Angeles Dodgers

12:00 PM

 

146 regular-season games, 4 preseason games

Schedule as of 2/9/18; Dates and times subject to change

For approximately 24 hours following each game, NBCSBA’s Giants telecasts will be available on XFINITY On Demand

^ Game on NBCSBA Plus

* Say Hey Tuesday from AT&T Park

Giants coverage streamed live in-market via NBCSportsBayArea.com and NBC Sports App:  NBC Sports Bay Area offers live in-market streams of Giants games to NBC Sports Bay Area subscribers, along with its game-day shows Giants Pregame Live and Giants Postgame Live, via NBCSportsBayArea.com and the NBC Sports app.  The live in-market streaming service is available at no additional cost to authenticated NBC Bay Area subscribers on mobile, tablet and desktop devices.  For more information about the network’s streaming service, click here.

Giants Pregame Live, Giants Postgame Live:  One hour prior to the game, fans can catch the latest team developments, interviews with players and coaches and in-depth game previews on Giants Pregame Live. Immediately following the game, Giants Postgame Live will give viewers an hour-long game breakdown with stats and highlights, clubhouse interviews and a preview of the next game.  The shows, featuring a four-person broadcast team, are co-anchored by NBC Sports Bay Area’s Dave Feldman (@FeldyNBCS) and Ahmed Fareed (@FareedNBCS), along with two analysts from a rotation of former Giants players: Rich Aurilia (@RichAurilia35), Shawn Estes (@sestes55), Tim Flannery (@TimFlannery2), Bill Laskey (@laskey19) and Randy Winn.

NBCSportsBayArea.com, Social Media:  NBCSportsBayArea.com delivers complete Giants and MLB coverage and showcases Giants Insider Alex Pavlovic (@PavlovicNBCS) and Senior Insider Ray Ratto (@RattoNBCS) and provides insightful news and analysis, daily insider reports and two regular podcasts: Giants Insider Podcast and The Happy Hour. NBCSportsBayArea.com is the most extensive local source for exclusive online video; player, coach and front office personnel interviews; press conferences and content from the network’s news programming.

Throughout the 2018 MLB season, NBC Sports Bay Area will deliver extensive original content across the network’s and on-air personalities’ various social media platforms – Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter.  Follow NBC Sports Bay Area:  Facebook (facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic); Instagram (NBCSAuthentic); Snapchat (NBCSAuthentic); and Twitter (@NBCSAuthentic & NBCSGiants).

The Happy Hour: The Happy Hour (@NBCSHappyHour), a live hour-long conversational program – hosted by iconic Bay Area sports media personalities Greg Papa and Ray Ratto, along with Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Kelli Johnson (@KJohnsonNBCS) – regularly airs live weekdays at 5 p.m.  The Happy Hour showcases the distinctive voices and wit of Papa, Ratto and Johnson sharing their unfiltered spirited commentary, in-depth Giants and MLB news and analysis, and lively conversation on the day’s trending sports headlines and other provocative stories.

Giants Outsiders: Giants Outsiders, hosted by Grant Brisbee (@mccoveychron) and Therese Viñal (@ThereseVinal), provides viewers with an entertaining and fresh take on the game with insightful analysis and spirited commentary, and emphasizes viewer interaction via fan engagement on a number of social media platforms: Twitter (@NBCSGiants, @mccoveychron & @ThereseVinal) and Facebook (facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic). Giants Outsiders is simultaneously synced with Facebook Live to produce a unique conversation via an interactive experience.  Visit NBCSportsBayArea.com for Giants Outsider air dates and times.

Giants Raw: NBC Sports Bay Area presents Giants Raw, a same-day, condensed version of that day's game. Giants Raw offers viewers highlights of key plays from alternative camera angles, authentic in-game sound and pre- and postgame interviews in an entertaining half-hour format.  Visit NBCSportsBayArea.com for air dates and times.

G-Mag:  Each month of the 2018 MLB season, G-Mag – a half-hour program hosted by Giants in-game reporter Amy Gutierrez – will give fans an inside look at the Giants both on and off the field.  Visit NBCSportsBayArea.com for show air dates and times.

Inside the Clubhouse:  The Emmy Award winning Inside the Clubhouse returns for the 2018 MLB season on NBC Sports Bay Area.  Inside the Clubhouse, a half-hour show produced by SFG Productions, features behind-the-scenes footage, community highlights, team history, fan stories and more.  Visit NBCSportsBayArea.com for show air dates and times.

Say Hey Tuesday:  NBC Sports Bay Area brings back the popular Say Hey Tuesday, live shows on location from AT&T Park.  Every Tuesday night home game that the network broadcasts, Giants Pregame Live and Giants Postgame Live will originate from Willie Mays Plaza.  The general public is encouraged to attend the live broadcasts.  The first Say Hey Tuesday of the season is scheduled for April 10, prior to the Arizona Diamondbacks game.  Beginning at 5 p.m., the first 500 fans in line at each Say Hey Tuesday will receive a free giveaway.  Visit NBCSportsBayArea.com for more information on Say Hey Tuesday and the free giveaways.

NBC Sports Bay Area and NBC Sports California, both part of NBC Sports Regional Networks, serve more than four million households in Northern California, Nevada, Southern Oregon and Hawaii.  NBC Sports Bay Area, the television home of MLB’s San Francisco Giants, NBA’s Golden State Warriors, and the official regional sports network of the San Francisco 49ers, also features a robust lineup of Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and original programming. NBC Sports California offers live coverage of MLB’s Oakland Athletics, NBA’s Sacramento Kings, NHL’s San Jose Sharks, MLS’s San Jose Earthquakes and is the official regional sports network of the Oakland Raiders. Collectively, these networks deliver more than 600 live game broadcasts per year.  NBCSportsBayArea.com and NBCSportsCalifornia.com provide fans with comprehensive digital coverage of the hometown teams with original stories and content from a team of “Insiders,” breaking news, up-to-the-minute game previews/recaps, highlights and multimedia video clips.  Follow both networks on social media –Twitter: @NBCSAuthentic; Instagram: NBCSAuthentic; Snapchat: NBCSAuthentic; and Facebook: facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic.

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NBC SPORTS BAY AREA, NBCSPORTSBAYAREA.COM ANNOUNCE WARRIORS-ROCKETS 2018 WESTERN CONFERENCE FINALS MULTI-PLATFORM COVERAGE

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NBC SPORTS BAY AREA, NBCSPORTSBAYAREA.COM ANNOUNCE WARRIORS-ROCKETS 2018 WESTERN CONFERENCE FINALS MULTI-PLATFORM COVERAGE

 

“SportsNet Central: Warriors Playoff Central” and “Warriors Outsiders” to Surround Each Game

with 4 Hours of News, Analysis and Commentary

 

Region’s Deepest Sports News Team Covering Warriors-Rockets Series;

Kerith Burke, Kelenna Azubuike & Monte Poole to Report from Houston

 

“The Happy Hour,” “Warriors With You” and NBCSportsBayArea.com

to Provide Comprehensive Multi-platform Warriors-Rockets Coverage

 

Network Coverage Presented On-Air and Live Streamed

on NBCSportsBayArea.com and via NBC Sports App

 

Original Content Throughout Playoffs Via NBC Sports Bay Area’s

Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter Platforms

 

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – May 10, 2018 – NBC Sports Bay Area and NBCSportsBayArea.com (@NBCSAuthentic), the home of the most comprehensive local coverage of the NBA Champion Golden State Warriors, continue their extensive season-long coverage into the 2018 Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets.  The network’s Warriors-Rockets coverage is highlighted by four hours of live game-day coverage on SportsNet Central: Warriors Playoff Central and Warriors Outsiders.  Throughout the series, the network will continue to present complete Warriors playoff coverage with daily news, preview and analysis programs; in-depth online coverage from NBCSportsBayArea.com; and enhanced social media interaction.

 

NBC Sports Bay Area’s Warriors-Rockets on-air and online details:

 

NBA Sports Bay Area’s Warriors-Rockets coverage features the region’s deepest sports on-air/online roster, a total of 11 contributors, including the SportsNet Central: Warriors Playoff Central team: Greg Papa, Garry St. Jean, Kelenna Azubuike (@KAzubuike7), Kerith Burke (@KerithBurke) and Monte Poole (@MontePooleNBCS); Warriors Outsiders Drew Shiller (@DrewShiller) and Grant Liffmann (@GrantLiffmann); The Happy Hour’s Greg Papa, Ray Ratto (@RattoNBCS) and Kelli Johnson (@KJohnsonNBCS); plus, Laura Britt (@Laura_Britt_) and James Ham (@James_HamNBCS).

 

SportsNet Central: Warriors Playoff Central

Live Warriors-Rockets pregame coverage: One hour before the national broadcast, NBC Sports Bay Area will present comprehensive game preview and analysis, the latest team news and developments, and interviews with players and coaches on SportsNet Central: Warriors Playoff Central.  

 

Live Warriors-Rockets postgame coverage: After the game, Warriors Playoff Central, a one-hour show, will feature in-depth game analysis with stats and highlights, locker room interviews and a preview of the next game. 

 

Warriors Playoff Central will air before and after each national broadcast.  The shows will originate from Oracle Arena during home games.

 

The shows are anchored by three-time California Sportscaster of the Year Greg Papa with expert analysis from former Warriors general manager and head coach Garry St. Jean and former Warriors forward Kelenna Azubuike.  Additional analysis will be provided by NBCSportsBayArea.com’s Warriors Insider Monte Poole and Warriors sideline reporter Kerith Burke.

 

For road games, Burke, Poole and Azubuike will report live from Houston.  Papa and St. Jean will anchor the shows from the Bay Area.

 

Visit NBCSportsBayArea.com and follow @NBCSAuthentic and @NBCSWarriors on Twitter for air dates/times and channel locations for Warriors Playoff Central during the Warriors-Rockets series.

 

Warriors OutsidersWarriors Outsiders (@GSWOutsiders), hosted by Drew Shiller and Grant Liffmann, will provide viewers with a fresh take on each Warriors-Rockets game with analysis, commentary and basketball analytics. Warriors Outsiders is simultaneously synced with Facebook Live to produce a unique conversation via an interactive experience.  The show will air before and after each game.

 

Visit NBCSportsBayArea.com and follow @NBCSAuthentic, @NBCSWarriors, @DrewShiller and @GrantLiffmann for Warriors Outsiders air dates/times.

 

Additionally, Shiller and Liffmann host the Warriors Outsiders Podcast featuring game preview and analysis, opinionated commentary and lively debate.  To listen click HERE.

 

The Happy HourThe Happy Hour (@NBCSHappyHour), a live hour-long conversational program – hosted by Greg Papa, Ray Ratto and Kelli Johnson – regularly airs live weekdays at 5 p.m.  The Happy Hour showcases the distinctive voices and wit of Papa, Ratto and Johnson sharing their unfiltered spirited commentary, in-depth Warriors and NBA news and analysis, and lively conversation on the day’s trending sports headlines and other provocative stories.

 

The Happy Hour is available across NBC Sports Bay Area’s multiple platforms:

 

Warriors coverage streamed live via NBCSportsBayArea.com, NBC Sports app – NBC Sports Bay Area offers live streaming of its Warriors coverage on NBCSportsBayArea.com and via the NBC Sports app.  For more information about the network’s streaming service, click HERE.

 

Warriors With YouWarriors With You (#WarriorsWithYou) a live multi-platform, half-hour show hosted by Warriors reporter Kerith Burke and Warriors Insider Monte Poole – will be presented throughout the playoffs on Facebook Live.  Kelenna Azubuike will join the show during road games.  Warriors With You will deliver a comprehensive breakdown of the Warriors-Rockets series, the latest team developments and insider reports.  Fans will have the opportunity to interact with Burke, Poole and Azubuike during the shows via Facebook Live.

 

NBCSportsBayArea.com – NBCSportsBayArea.com delivers complete Warriors-Rockets coverage and showcases Warriors Insider Monte Poole, Senior Insider Ray Ratto and NBA reporter James Ham, and provides insightful analysis and breakdown, daily insider reports and special web-exclusive videos.  NBCSportsBayArea.com is the most extensive local source for exclusive online video, player and coach interviews, press conferences and content from Warriors Playoff Central, The Happy Hour, Warriors Outsiders, and Warriors Insider Podcast, which offer news and analysis from the region’s most informed local lineup of award-winning reporters, analysts and personalities.

 

NBC Sports Bay Area Social Media – NBC Sports Bay Area will present original content throughout the Warriors-Rockets series across various social media platforms: Facebook (facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic); Instagram (NBCSAuthentic); Snapchat (NBCSAuthentic); and Twitter (@NBCSAuthentic & @NBCSWarriors).  Plus, NBC Sports Bay Area will present live game-day content from Oracle Arena at every Warriors home game.

 

NBC Sports Bay Area and NBC Sports California, both part of NBC Sports Regional Networks, serve more than four million households in Northern California, Nevada, Southern Oregon and Hawaii.  NBC Sports Bay Area, the television home of MLB’s San Francisco Giants, NBA’s Golden State Warriors, and the official regional sports network of the San Francisco 49ers, also features a robust lineup of Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and original programming. NBC Sports California offers live coverage of MLB’s Oakland Athletics, NBA’s Sacramento Kings, NHL’s San Jose Sharks, MLS’s San Jose Earthquakes and is the official regional sports network of the Oakland Raiders. Collectively, these networks deliver more than 600 live game broadcasts per year.  NBCSportsBayArea.com and NBCSportsCalifornia.com provide fans with comprehensive digital coverage of the hometown teams with original stories and content from a team of “Insiders,” breaking news, up-to-the-minute game previews/recaps, highlights and multimedia video clips.  Follow both networks on social media –Twitter: @NBCSAuthentic; Instagram: NBCSAuthentic; Snapchat: NBCSAuthentic; and Facebook: facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic.

 

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NBC SPORTS BAY AREA, NBC SPORTS CALIFORNIA NOMINATED FOR 23 NORTHERN CALIFORNIA EMMY AWARDS

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NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California

NBC SPORTS BAY AREA, NBC SPORTS CALIFORNIA NOMINATED FOR 23 NORTHERN CALIFORNIA EMMY AWARDS

Home of “Authentic Bay Area Sports” Earns 23 Nominations in 14 Categories

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – May 2, 2018 – The San Francisco/Northern California Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has recognized NBC Sports Bay Area and NBC Sports California (@NBCSAuthentic) with a combined 23 Emmy Award nominations in 14 categories. The nominations were announced today by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

The 47th Annual Northern California Area Emmy Awards will be presented on Saturday, June 2 at the SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco.

47th Northern California Emmy Award nominations:

Overall Excellence/News Excellence

 “NBC Sports Bay Area,” NBC Sports Bay Area

Thomas Stathakes, Senior Vice President/General Manager

 

Sports Game-Live/Unedited (Program)

“SF Giants Baseball: Matt Cain's Goodbye,” NBC Sports Bay Area

David Koppett, Executive Producer; Joseph T. Washington II, Richard Zinn, Coordinating Producers; Jeff Kuiper, Producer; Sean Day, Daniel Peterson, Associate Producers; James P. Lynch, Director; David Flemming, Duane Kuiper, Jon Miller, Play-By-Play Announcers; Mike Krukow, Analyst; Amy U. Gutierrez, Field Reporter

 

“Warriors Basketball,” NBC Sports Bay Area

David Koppett, Executive Producer; Joseph T. Washington II, Richard Zinn, Coordinating Producers; Phil Pollicino, Producer; Sean Day, Associate Producer; Bob Fitzgerald, Play-By-Play Announcer; Jim Barnett, Color Analyst; Thomas Adza, Director’ Michael Rosenthal, Associate Director; Erik Fisher, Graphic Producer

 

Special Event Coverage

“Golden State Warriors Championship Parade,” NBC Sports Bay Area

Devon Fox, Executive Director; David Koppett, Executive Producer; Phil Pollicino, Pavlos Rozis, Producers; Bruno Ewald, Joseph T. Washington II, Richard Zinn, Coordinating Producers; Catherine Barr, Associate Producer; Kelenna Azubuike, Kelli Johnson, James Kozimor, Grant Liffmann, Greg Papa, Fallon Smith, Talent; Monte Poole, Warriors Insider; Thomas Adza, Director; Sean Day, Associate Director; Amanda Mantchev, Graphic Designer

 

On-Camera Talent-Sports-Play by Play/Analyst

“Giants Broadcast Team,” NBC Sports Bay Area

Duane Kuiper, Play-by-Play Announcer; Mike Krukow, Analyst; Amy U. Gutierrez, Field Reporter

 

“Sharks Broadcast Team,” NBC Sports California

Randy Hahn, Play-By-Play Announcer

 

Sports-One-Time Special

“Tomboy,” NBC Sports Bay Area

David Koppett, Executive Producer; Devon Fox, Coordinating Producer

 

Sports-Daily or Weekly Program

“Warriors Ground: Champions Rewind Part 1,” NBC Sports Bay Area/Golden State Warriors

Blake Wilberding, Director of Production; Paul Hawkins, Executive Producer; Devin Dismang, Lead Coordinating Producer; Kassidy Iwashita, Producer; Chris Casey, Producer/Editor; Rocky Matthers, Associate Producer; Michael Leslie, Lead Videographer; Janet Fong, Videographer; Matt Maniego, Matt Straus, Cinematographers; Karina Anglada, Lead Editor

 

“Warriors Ground: Champions Rewind Part 2,” NBC Sports Bay Area/Golden State Warriors

Blake Wilberding, Director of Production; Paul Hawkins, Executive Producer; Devin Dismang, Lead Coordinating Producer; Kassidy Iwashita, Producer; Chris Casey, Producer/Editor; Rocky Matthers, Associate Producer; Michael Leslie, Lead Videographer; Janet Fong, Videographer; Matt Maniego, Matt Straus, Cinematographers; Karina Anglada, Lead Editor

 

“Warriors Ground: Opening Night,” NBC Sports Bay Area/Golden State Warriors

Blake Wilberding, Director of Production; Paul Hawkins, Executive Producer; Devin Dismang, Lead Coordinating Producer; Kassidy Iwashita, Producer; Chris Casey, Producer/Editor; Rocky Matthers, Associate Producer; Michael Leslie, Lead Videographer; Janet Fong, Videographer Matt Maniego, Matt Straus, Cinematographers; Karina Anglada, Lead Editor

 

“Inside the Clubhouse: Barry,” San Francisco Giants, SFG Productions/NBC Sports Bay Area

Paul Hodges III, Executive Producer; Anica Chavez, Senior Producer; Katy Batchelder, Producer;

Alyssa Royce, Producer/Senior Video Editor; Brendan Ferguson, Kevin Hinh, Producer/Editors;

Iman Rodney, Cinematographer; Brad Martens, Media Manager

 

“Inside the Clubhouse: The System,” San Francisco Giants, SFG Productions/NBC Sports Bay Area

Paul Hodges III, Executive Producer; Anica Chavez, Senior Producer; Katy Batchelder, Producer;

Alyssa Royce, Producer/Senior Video Editor; Brendan Ferguson, Matthew McKee, Producer/Editors;

Everett Durán, Iman Rodney, Cinematographers; Brad Martens, Media Manager

 

Sports-News Feature/Segment

“Our Heroes' Heroes,” NBC Sports Bay Area

Chris Jones, Producer/Writer; Max Schreiber, Editor

 

Sports-Program Feature/Segment

“Work Like a Champ,” NBC Sports Bay Area

Mindi Bach, Producer/Reporter; Tyler Denevi, Editor

 

“Behind the Mask: Joey's Journey,” NBC Sports Bay Area/USF Athletics

Katie Morgan, Producer/Cinematographer/Editor

 

Promotion-Single Spot

“Canseco Bull,” NBC Sports California

Tom Pellack, Producer/Writer; Kristin Russell Bousquet, Photographer/ Editor/Graphic Design; David Casper, Graphic Design

 

“Who's That Kid?,” sfgiants.com/San Francisco Giants, SFG Productions, NBC Sports Bay Area

Paul Hodges III, Executive Producer; Anica Chavez, Senior Producer’ Katy Batchelder, Producer/Director/ Writer; Alyssa Royce, Producer/Writer/Senior Editor; Kevin Hinh, Associate Producer; Iman Rodney, Director of Photography; Angie Annett, Storyboard Artist Brad Martens, Media Manager

 

Commercial-Single Spot or Campaign

“San Francisco Giants 2017 Commercial Campaign,” sfgiants.com/San Francisco Giants, SFG Productions/NBC Sports Bay Area

Danny Dann, Paul Hodges III, Executive Producers; Kara Gilmore, Producer;

Matthew McKee, Director; Steve Condiotti, Director of Photography

 

Arts/Entertainment-Program/Special

“BaseBallet: Into the Game,” NBC Sports Bay Area/Athletic Art Productions

Mike Krukow, Executive Producer; Venancio Minton, Michael Phillips, Matthew Piniol, Torin Simpson, Producers; Weston Krukow, Ben Needham-Wood, Producers/Choreographers Matthew McKee, Director; Benjamin Sollee, Composer; Cameo Cross, Natasha Adorlee Johnson, Artists

 

Writer-Program

“BaseBallet: Into the Game,” NBC Sports Bay Area/Athletic Arts Productions

Matthew McKee, Weston Krukow, Ben Needham-Wood, Writer

 

Photographer-Program

“BaseBallet: Into the Game,” NBC Sports Bay Area/Red Panel

Matthew Piniol, Director of Photography; Venancio Minton, Michael Phillips, Cinematographers

 

“Iman Rodney Composite,” NBC Sports Bay Area/San Francisco Giants, SFG Productions

Iman Rodney, Cinematographer

 

Editor-Program

“BaseBallet: Into the Game,” NBC Sports Bay Area/Red Panel

Matthew McKee, Torin Simpson, Editors

 

NBC Sports Bay Area and NBC Sports California, both part of NBC Sports Regional Networks, serve more than four million households in Northern California, Nevada, Southern Oregon and Hawaii.  NBC Sports Bay Area, the television home of MLB’s San Francisco Giants, NBA’s Golden State Warriors, and the official regional sports network of the San Francisco 49ers, also features a robust lineup of Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and original programming. NBC Sports California offers live coverage of MLB’s Oakland Athletics, NBA’s Sacramento Kings, NHL’s San Jose Sharks, MLS’s San Jose Earthquakes and is the official regional sports network of the Oakland Raiders. Collectively, these networks deliver more than 600 live game broadcasts per year.  NBCSportsBayArea.com and NBCSportsCalifornia.com provide fans with comprehensive digital coverage of the hometown teams with original stories and content from a team of “Insiders,” breaking news, up-to-the-minute game previews/recaps, highlights and multimedia video clips.  Follow both networks on social media –Twitter: @NBCSAuthentic; Instagram: NBCSAuthentic; Snapchat: NBCSAuthentic; and Facebook: facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic.

 

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