NEEDHAM, MA – (July 8, 2021) – NBC10 Boston/WBTS announced today the launch of Sports Sunday, a new 40-minute sports show hosted by Michael Felger and produced by NBC Sports Boston. The program will be presented Sundays at 11:20 p.m. following NBC Boston News at 11 p.m., beginning Sunday, July 11.
Led by Felger, the longtime sports radio personality and NBC Sports Boston contributor, Sports Sunday will feature debate-style discussions and analysis focused on the most compelling and impactful topics covering the Boston sports landscape each week. Special guests, including experts and analysts, will join Felger each week.
“We are excited to add to our portfolio of premium Boston sports news, analysis and commentary programming while serving the passionate Boston sports fans,” said Chris Wayland, President & General Manager of the NBCUniversal Local Boston. “Michael is a leading Boston sports voice, and with the contributions and resources of our NBC Sports Boston production team, he will surely provide audiences an engaging, entertaining and informative experience each Sunday night on NBC10 Boston.”
Felger currently serves as host of NBC Sports Boston’s weeknight show, Boston Sports Tonight, alongside Michael Holley, a role he began in April. He has appeared on NBC Sports Boston regularly since 2007 and his top-rated radio show on 98.5 The Sports Hub, Felger & Mazz, has been simulcast on NBC Sports Boston since 2009.
About NBC10 Boston
Owned by NBCUniversal, NBC 10 Boston delivers viewers in the Greater Boston area, Southern New Hampshire and Northeastern Massachusetts NBC’s award-winning daytime, primetime and late night signature programs. Launched on January 1, 2017, the station features the largest weather team in the region, an exclusive 10-day forecast and a daily lifestyle program called “The Hub Today.” The station’s investigative units, “NBC 10 Boston Responds” and “The Investigators” answer local consumer inquiries and shine a light on questionable practices. NBC 10 Boston also delivers local breaking news and information to viewers on-the-go through its dedicated website NBC10Boston.com, a customized mobile app and via Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat.
About NBC SPORTS BOSTON
NBC Sports Boston reaches more than 4 million households in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Programming includes the Boston Celtics, Arbella Early Edition, Boston Sports Tonight, Celtics Post Up, Monday Night Patriots, Quick Slants, Football Day in New England including pre and post-game programs surrounding all Patriots games, CAA football, basketball and more. NBCSportsBoston.com and all of the networks social media channels (@NBCSBoston) provide continuous news, video and in-depth, up-to-the-minute coverage of New England sports. Visit NBCSportsBoston.com for more information. Check local listings for the specific channel location for your area.