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NBC SPORTS CALIFORNIA ANNOUNCES SHARKS-OILERS FIRST-ROUND NHL PLAYOFF COVERAGE

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NBC SPORTS CALIFORNIA ANNOUNCES SHARKS-OILERS FIRST-ROUND NHL PLAYOFF COVERAGE

First Round Coverage Begins this Wednesday, April 12

Games 1-4 & 5-7 (if needed) to air on NBC Sports California

 

Extensive Game-Day Coverage with “Sharks Pregame Live” and “Sharks Postgame Live”

 

Sharks-Oilers Games, “Sharks Pregame Live” and “Sharks Postgame Live” Streaming

on NBCSportsCalifornia.com and via NBC Sports App for NBC Sports California subscribers

 

“The Happy Hour,” “SportsNet Central” and NBCSportsCalifornia.com to Provide

the Region’s Most Comprehensive Sharks-Oilers Preview and Analysis

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – April 10, 2017 – NBC Sports California (@NBCSAuthentic) has announced its multiplatform coverage for the San Jose Sharks’ (@SanJoseSharks) first-round playoff series against the Edmonton Oilers, which includes Games 1-4, along with Games 5-7 (if necessary); comprehensive game-day coverage with Sharks Pregame Live and Sharks Postgame Live shows; and live streaming of the network’s games and pre- and postgame shows on NBCSportsCalifornia.com and via the NBC Sports app.

Note the following first-round schedule and additional information on NBC Sports California and NBCSportsCalifornia.com:

GAME             DAY                DATE              TIME (PDT)    GAME

1                      Wednesday    April 12           7:00 PM          Sharks at Oilers

2                      Friday             April 14           7:30 PM          Sharks at Oilers

3                      Sunday           April 16           7:00 PM          Sharks vs. Oilers

4                      Tuesday         April 18           7:00 PM          Sharks vs. Oilers

*5                     Thursday       April 20           TBD                Sharks at Oilers

*6                     Saturday        April 22           TBD                Sharks vs. Oilers

*7                     Monday          April 24           TBD                Sharks at Oilers

*if necessary

Programming Note: MLB Network will air the Oakland A’s-Kansas City Royals game on April 12.  A’s games on April 14 and April 18 will move to NBC Sports California Plus from NBC Sports California.

Calling all the action for Sharks games on NBC Sports California will be eight-time regional Emmy Award winner and play-by-play announcer Randy Hahn (@sharkvoice), and 10-year NHL veteran and color analyst Jamie Baker (@Bakes_Jamie13).

NBC Sports California's Sharks Pregame Live will lead viewers right to the drop of the puck with a breakdown of the day's matchup, insightful analysis, and interviews with Sharks coaches and players. Immediately following Sharks games on NBC Sports California, Sharks Postgame Live will provide in-depth game analysis, complete game highlights, a live look at Coach Peter DeBoer's press conference, interviews from the dressing room and player reaction, and a preview of the next game. The shows will be anchored by 13-time Regional Emmy Award winner Brodie Brazil (@BrodieNBCS) and 12-year NHL veteran Curtis Brown, with additional analysis provided by Randy Hahn, Jamie Baker, Bret Hedican (@BretHedican) and Kevin Kurz (@KKurzNBCS).

NBC Sports California offers live streaming of its Sharks-Oilers games – along with game-day shows Sharks Pregame Live and Sharks Postgame Live – on NBCSportsCalifornia.com and via the NBC Sports app.

The live-streaming service will be available at no additional cost to authenticated NBC Sports California subscribers.  The service is provided as an added value and is available to all video distributors of NBC Sports California.  The NBC Sports app is powered by Playmaker Media and available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Windows Store, Roku Channel Store, Apple TV and Amazon Fire.  For more information about the network’s streaming service, click HERE.

NBCSportsCalifornia.com delivers complete Sharks-Oilers coverage and showcases Sharks Insider Kevin Kurz and Senior Insider Ray Ratto (@RattoNBCS), and provides insightful analysis and breakdown, daily insider reports and special web-exclusive videos.  NBCSportsCalifornia.com is the most extensive local source for exclusive online video, player and coach interviews, press conferences and content from The Happy Hour, SportsNet Central, Pregame Live and Postgame Live, which offer news and analysis from the region’s most informed local lineup of award-winning reporters, analysts and personalities.

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.

NBC Sports Regional Networks is NBC Sports Group’s portfolio of nine regional networks that delivers more than 2,200 live sporting events and original content to more than 43 million homes. Aligned within Eastern and Western Divisions, the NBC Sports Regional Networks are: CSN New England, CSN Philadelphia, TCN, CSN Mid-Atlantic and SNY; and NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, CSN Chicago and CSN Northwest. For additional information, visit comcastsportsnet.com. For more information on NBC Sports Group properties, including press releases, photos, talent and executive bios, headshots and logos, please visit NBCSportsGroupPressBox.com.

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GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS CHAMPIONSHIP PARADE TO AIR LIVE TUESDAY BEGINNING AT 9:30 A.M. ON NBC SPORTS BAY AREA, NBCSPORTSBAYAREA.COM & NBC SPORTS APP

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NBC Sports Bay Area

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS CHAMPIONSHIP PARADE TO AIR LIVE TUESDAY BEGINNING AT 9:30 A.M. ON NBC SPORTS BAY AREA, NBCSPORTSBAYAREA.COM & NBC SPORTS APP

Network’s Season-Long Warriors Coverage Culminates With

5+ Hours of Live Celebratory Coverage

 

Network Coverage Presented On-Air and Live Streamed

on NBCSportsBayArea.com and via NBC Sports App

 

Region’s Deepest Sports News Team – 13 On-Air/Online Contributors –

Covering Warriors Championship Parade

 

Original Content Throughout Parade Via NBC Sports Bay Area’s

Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter Platforms

 

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – June 10, 2018 – NBC Sports Bay Area and NBCSportsBayArea.com (@NBCSAuthentic), “Home of the Authentic Warriors Fan,” celebrates the back-to-back NBA Champion Golden State Warriors with comprehensive multi-platform coverage of the Warriors Championship Parade beginning Tuesday at 9:30 a.m.

NBC Sports Bay Area will present more Warriors Championship Parade coverage than any other local or national outlet, with over five straight hours of celebratory coverage – featuring 13 anchors and reporters covering the festivities; a live pre-parade show; coverage from key locations along the parade route; exclusive “Blue Carpet” interviews; highlights and interviews from the day’s festivities and a comprehensive look back at the Warriors’ championship season on The Happy Hour, Warriors Championship Parade Raw and online at NBCSportsBayArea.com.

NBC Sports Bay Area’s coverage of the Warriors Championship Parade will be available online and streamed live on NBCSportsBayArea.com and on the NBC Sports app.  Fans can watch live coverage from anywhere in the U.S with unauthenticated access.

NBC Sports Bay Area will present original content surrounding the Warriors Championship Parade across various social media platforms: Facebook (facebook.com/NBCSAuthentic); Instagram (NBCSAuthentic); Snapchat (NBCSAuthentic); and Twitter (@NBCSAuthentic & @NBCSWarriors).

NBA Sports Bay Area’s coverage is anchored by the region’s deepest sports on-air/online roster, a total of 13 contributors: Kerith Burke (@KerithBurke) with exclusive “Blue Carpet” interviews with players, coaches, front office executives and other dignitaries;  Warriors Outsiders Drew Shiller (@DrewShiller) and Grant Liffmann (@GrantLiffmann), Kelenna Azubuike (@KAzubuike7), Kelli Johnson(@KJohnsonNBCS), Laura Britt (@Laura_Britt_), Dave Feldman (@FeldyNBCS), Jim Kozimor (@KozNBCS) and special guest reporter and Oakland rapper Mistah FAB (@MistahFAB) with live reports from the parade; Greg Papa, Garry St. Jean and Monte Poole (@MontePooleNBCS) anchoring from the network’s studios; and Papa, Johnson and Ray Ratto (@RattoNBCS) with a special post-parade edition of The Happy Hour.

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 WINS 10 NORTHERN CALIFORNIA EMMY AWARDS

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NBC Sports Bay Area

NBC SPORTS BAY AREA, NBC SPORTS CALIFORNIA WINS 10 NORTHERN CALIFORNIA EMMY AWARDS

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – June 4, 2018 – The San Francisco/Northern California Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has honored NBC Sports Bay Area and NBC Sports California with 10 Emmy Awards.  The Emmy Awards were presented on Saturday, June 2 at the 47th Annual Northern California Area Emmy Awards at the SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco.

The awards recognized excellence in all fields of television and on-line production throughout the 2017 calendar year.  Since 1990, the network has won 116 Northern California Emmy Awards.

The network received a total of 10 Emmy Awards in the following categories:

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

 

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

 

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

 

Sports-Daily or Weekly Program

“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

 

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

 

Editor-Program

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

Matthew McKee, Torin Simpson, Editors

 

Sports-News Feature/Segment

“Our Heroes' Heroes,” NBC Sports Bay Area

Chris Jones, Producer/Writer; Max Schreiber, Editor

 

Sports-Program Feature/Segment

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

Katie Morgan, Producer/Cinematographer/Editor

 

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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