NBC Sports Chicago to provide extensive, multi-platform coverage of Bears Training Camp '18

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NBC Sports Chicago

NBC Sports Chicago to provide extensive, multi-platform coverage of Bears Training Camp '18

 

Coverage begins Thursday, July 19 with Ryan Pace, Matt Nagy, and Mitch Trubisky’s LIVE press conferences beginning at 12 NOON CT!

Expanded Cross-Platform Coverage to include Daily Training Camp Reports, a remote edition of “SportsTalk Live,” In-depth Social Media content, Podcasts, and much more!

Chicago, IL (July 12, 2018) – NBC Sports Chicago – THE home of the #AuthenticFan – is ready to deliver extensive multi-platform coverage of Chicago Bears Training Camp 2018 LIVE from Bourbonnais, IL beginning next week featuring massive digital coverage on NBCSportsChicago.com, along with extensive camp coverage on the network’s signature linear programs SportsTalk Live presented by The Chevy Silverado & In the Loop presented by GMC, plus - full-blown social media coverage on all social platforms, in-depth training camp discussions on the popular “Under Center” Podcast, and much more!

** Coverage kicks off on Thursday, July 19 LIVE at 12 NOON CT as NBC Sports Chicago will carry the Bears Report Day/Opening Press Conference featuring General Manager RYAN PACE, new Head Coach MATT NAGY, and quarterback MITCH TRUBISKY, among others. (NOTE: Live stream also available to authenticated NBC Sports Chicago subscribers at NBCSportsChicago.com/WatchLive or via the NBC Sports app)

Among NBC Sports Chicago’s team of Bears experts features JJ Stankevitz (@JJStankevitz), John ‘Moon’ Mullin (@moonmullinNBCS), and veteran WSCR AM 670 “The Score” personality and host of NBC Sports Chicago’s Bears game day coverage Laurence Holmes (@LaurenceWHolmes), who will provide fans with in-depth training camp insight via the network’s daily “Postcards from Camp” presented by Buffalo Wild Wings segments, which will be featured daily on every NBC Sports Chicago platform, including the network’s dedicated Bears section at NBCSportsChicago.com/Bears.

In addition to extensive daily camp coverage/discussion on SportsTalk Live presented by The Chevy Silverado & In the Loop presented by GMC, fans can look forward to a special, one-hour LIVE from Bourbonnais remote edition of SportsTalk Live on Tuesday, July 24 at 6:00 PM featuring host David Kaplan (@thekapman), a panel of Bears/NFL experts, along with additional special guest interviews. (NOTE: Live stream also available to authenticated NBC Sports Chicago subscribers at NBCSportsChicago.com/WatchLive or via the NBC Sports app)

Additional coverage highlights…

  • SOCIAL MEDIA:
  • Live look-ins throughout training camp featuring NBC Sports Chicago’s team of Bears experts to be featured on Facebook Live (Facebook.com/NBCSChicago) via Twitter/Periscope (@NBCSBears).
  • Twitter (@NBCSBears) coverage to also feature live tweets for all key press conferences, players/coaches interviews, ‘question of the day,’ polls, debates, and much more.
  • Fans will be able to find full training camp coverage including breaking news, notable quotes, and expert analysis on Facebook, Twitter (@NBCSBears) and Instagram (from ‘NBCSChicago’).
  • Training Camp “Sights & Sounds” moments will also be provided via Snapchat (‘NBCSChicago’), along with additional photos/quick video offerings from ‘NBCSChicago’ through Instagram and Instagram Stories
  • Additional digital/social media coverage to be provided via NBC Sports Chicago Bears contributor Bryan Perez (@BryanPerezNFL)
  • PODCASTS: Throughout training camp, fans can look forward to multiple editions of NBC Sports Chicago’s popular “Under Center PODCAST” featuring Stankevitz, Mullin, Holmes, and additional special guests. Fans can download all of NBC Sports Chicago’s podcasts at NBCSportsChicago.com/podcasts and simply subscribe to them via Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher.  The podcasts can be played on any mobile device, laptop, or desktop computer.
     

NOTE: NBC Sports Chicago will be announcing its Bears regular season multi-platform coverage details in the coming weeks.

NBC Sports Chicago to provide extensive, multi-platform coverage of 2018 NHL Draft

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NBC Sports Chicago

NBC Sports Chicago to provide extensive, multi-platform coverage of 2018 NHL Draft

Chicago, IL (June 20, 2018) – With the Chicago Blackhawks holding TWO first round picks (#8 & #27 overall) for the first time since 2011, NBC Sports Chicago is set to provide fans with extensive multi-platform coverage of the 2018 NHL Draft, to be held this weekend in Dallas, TX, featuring on-site Blackhawks draft reports from American Airlines Arena, a special NHL Draft-focused edition of “SportsTalk Live,” live draft pick reaction cut-ins during the network’s Friday night White Sox telecast, a first-round recap edition of “In the Loop,” full-blown digital & social media coverage, new Draft-focused podcasts, and much more!  Please note NBC Sports Chicago’s multi-platform 2018 NHL Draft coverage details below:

FRIDAY, JUNE 22

  • 6:00 PM -- Special NHL Draft preview edition of “SportsTalk Live presented by The Chevy Silverado” with host David Kaplan (@thekapman) and special guests. (NOTES: Live stream available to authenticated NBC Sports Chicago subscribers at NBCSportsChicago.com/WatchLive or via the NBC Sports app; NBCSN will provide live coverage of the 2018 NHL Draft beginning at 6:30 PM)
  • Between 7:15-8:00 PM (time approx.) -- Live #8 pick reaction cut-in during NBC Sports Chicago’s White Sox telecasts featuring draft pick reaction/commentary. (NOTE: Live stream available at NBCSportsChicago.com)
  • 10:30 PM (time approx.) -- “In the Loop presented by GMC” - Featuring live reports/first-round recap from NBC Sports Chicago Blackhawks/NHL expert Pat Boyle (@BoyleNBCS) in Dallas, In the Loop will detail the Blackhawks first round picks, along with showcasing podium moment highlights/interviews featuring the new Blackhawks rookies, an overview of every trade made throughout the evening, plus a scheduled interview with Blackhawks Senior VP/General Manager Stan Bowman. (NOTE: Live stream available to authenticated NBC Sports Chicago subscribers at NBCSportsChicago.com/WatchLive or via the NBC Sports app)
  • NBCSportsChicago.com – NBC Sports Chicago’s Blackhawks digital reporter/multi-platform producer Charlie Roumeliotis (@CRoumeliotis) will also be on location in Dallas throughout the weekend providing fans with thorough digital coverage of the Draft, which will include draft capsules of all eight of the Blackhawks picks featuring pre-recorded scouting reports & analysis via Blackhawks SVP/GM Stan Bowman and VP/Amateur Scouting Mark Kelley.  In addition, Roumeliotis will be delivering real-time coverage/commentary throughout the weekend via NBC Sports Chicago’s Blackhawks Twitter handle @NBCSBlackhawks.  For full NHL Draft player profiles, content, and videos, fans are urged to visit the network’s dedicated Blackhawks section at NBCSportsChicago.com/Blackhawks.    

Additional coverage highlights leading up to and throughout Draft weekend…

  • SOCIAL MEDIA:
  • Leading up to the NHL Draft, fans can check out the network’s “On The Clock” feature on both NBCSportsChicago.com and @NBCSBlackhawks on Twitter breaking down all the top first-round prospects with player info and key statistical metrics. 
  • On Friday night, fans will be presented with a special Facebook Live (Facebook.com/NBCSChicago) segment featuring first round recap reaction/commentary from Boyle and Roumeliotis (to also stream live on NBCSportsChicago.com)…which will be followed by a fan-interactive segment as the duo respond to fan questions.  In addition, NBC Sports Chicago will carry a live Twitter (@NBCSChicago) Periscope discussion segment with up-to-the-minute breaking news and reaction prior to Blackhawks first selection.
  • NHL Draft/American Airlines Arena “Sights & Sounds” moments throughout the weekend will be provided via Snapchat (‘NBCSChicago’), along with additional photos/quick video offerings from ‘NBCSChicago’ through Instagram and Instagram Stories
  • PODCASTS: Blackhawks fans can also listen in to a new NHL Draft preview edition of NBC Sports Chicago’s popular “BlackhawksTalk PODCAST presented by Your Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana Chevy Dealers” featuring special guest Blackhawks VP/Scouting Mark Kelley, plus – Boyle & Roumeliotis will have an additional podcast on Friday night recapping the entire first round, along with detailed discussion on the any key trades around the league that will have an impact on the upcoming 2018-19 Blackhawks campaign. Fans can download all of NBC Sports Chicago’s podcasts at NBCSportsChicago.com/podcasts and simply subscribe to them via Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher.  The podcasts can be played on any mobile device, laptop, or desktop computer.

NBC Sports Chicago to provide extensive, multi-platform coverage of 2018 NBA Draft

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NBC Sports Chicago

NBC Sports Chicago to provide extensive, multi-platform coverage of 2018 NBA Draft

Chicago, IL (June 19, 2018) – With the Chicago Bulls holding TWO first round picks (#7 & #22 overall), NBC Sports Chicago is ready to deliver extensive multi-platform coverage of this Thursday night’s massively-anticipated 2018 NBA Draft highlighted by a special remote edition of “SportsTalk Live” from the Bulls/NBA Draft headquarters at Advocate Center, live draft pick reaction cut-ins during the network’s White Sox & Cubs telecasts, a post-draft recap edition of “In the Loop,” full-blown digital & social media coverage, and much more!  Please note NBC Sports Chicago’s multi-platform 2018 NBA Draft coverage details:

THURSDAY, JUNE 21

  • 5:30 PM -- Special NBA Draft preview edition of “SportsTalk Live presented by The Chevy Silverado” with host David Kaplan (@thekapman), and featuring NBC Sports Chicago’s Bulls/NBA experts Mark Schanowski (@MarkSchanowski), Kendall Gill (@KendallG13), Will Perdue (@Will_Perdue32), and Vincent Goodwill (@vgoodwill), along with additional Bulls/NBA Draft experts LIVE from the Bulls/NBA Draft headquarters at the Advocate Center. (NOTE: Live stream available to authenticated NBC Sports Chicago subscribers at NBCSportsChicago.com/WatchLive or via the NBC Sports app) 
  • Between 7:15-8:00 PM (time approx.) -- Live #7 pick reaction cut-ins during NBC Sports Chicago’s Cubs (airing on NBC Sports Chicago) & White Sox (airing on NBC Sports Chicago+) telecasts featuring draft pick reaction/commentary via Schanowski, Gill, Perdue, and Goodwill. (NOTE: Live stream available at NBCSportsChicago.com)
  • 10:30 PM (time approx.) -- “In the Loop presented by GMC” - Featuring Schanowski, Gill, Perdue, and Goodwill, In the Loop will dive into detailed discussion surrounding the Bulls two first round picks, along with showcasing podium moment highlights/interviews featuring the new Bulls rookies from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, an overview of every trade made throughout the evening, plus, post-draft press conference coverage featuring Bulls Executive VP/Basketball Operations John Paxson and General Manager Gar Forman. (NOTE: Live stream available to authenticated NBC Sports Chicago subscribers at NBCSportsChicago.com/WatchLive or via the NBC Sports app)
  • NBCSportsChicago.com – NBC Sports Chicago’s Bulls “Insider” Vincent Goodwill and digital reporter/producer Mark Strotman (@markstrot) will also provide fans with thorough digital coverage of the Draft from the Advocate Center on Thursday night, which will include a Draft Night overview from Goodwill, along with his write-ups on if the Bulls top pick represents the team’s patience or haste in regards to the rebuilding process, plus a preview piece on “boom or bust” candidates who will likely be available at the #7 slot.  Strotman will be delivering real-time coverage/commentary throughout the night via NBC Sports Chicago’s always-entertaining Bulls Twitter handle @NBCSBulls.  For full NBA Draft content and videos, fans are urged to visit the network’s dedicated Bulls section at NBCSportsChicago.com/Bulls.  

Additional coverage highlights leading up to and throughout Draft Night…

  • SOCIAL MEDIA:
  • Leading up to the Draft, NBC Sports Chicago has created an “On The Clock” feature on both NBCSportsChicago.com and @NBCSBulls on Twitter. “On The Clock” is a breakdown of all the top first-round prospects and features player profile analysis via Schanowski, Goodwill, and NBC Sports college basketball expert Rob Dauster
  • On Thursday night, fans are also urged to check out a special Facebook Live (Facebook.com/NBCSChicago) segment (starting the moment the 4th pick is on the clock) featuring reaction/commentary from Schanowski, Gill, and Perdue all the way through the Bulls #7 pick in the Draft (to also stream live on NBCSportsChicago.com)…which will be followed by a fan-interactive segment as the trio respond to fan quetions.  In addition, NBC Sports Chicago will carry a live Twitter (@NBCSChicago) Periscope look-in to the John Paxson press conference later in the evening.
  • NBA Draft/Advocate Center “Sights & Sounds” moments on Thursday night will be provided via Snapchat (‘NBCSChicago’), along with additional photos/quick video offerings from ‘NBCSChicago’ through Instagram and Instagram Stories
  • PODCASTS: Fans also can look forward to a pair of NBA Draft-specific editions of NBC Sports Chicago’s popular “BullsTalk PODCAST” this week featuring Schanowski, Gill, Strotman, and additional special guests. Fans can download all of NBC Sports Chicago’s podcasts at NBCSportsChicago.com/podcasts and simply subscribe to them via Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher.  The podcasts can be played on any mobile device, laptop, or desktop computer.
     

NOTE: NBC Sports Chicago will announce its multi-platform Chicago Blackhawks/NHL Draft coverage details tomorrow afternoon (Wednesday, June 20).