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2016 NFL Draft TV schedule on ESPN and NFL Network

2016 NFL Draft TV

ESPN and NFL Network combine to televise the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft from Chicago on Thursday, April 28. The Los Angeles Rams have the first overall pick in the draft after swinging a trade with the Tennessee Titans. Top players expected to be drafted early include Ole Miss OT Laremy Tunsil, Ohio State DE Joey Bosa, Florida State CB Jalen Ramsey and UCLA LB Myles Jack. ESPN, ESPN2 and NFL Network televise the draft through Saturday. 2016 NFL Draft TV schedule on ESPN and NFL Network Round 1: Thursday, April 28, 8pm ET, ESPN & NFL Network … Continue reading

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Ring of Honor powerhouse Moose on transitioning from the NFL field to the pro-wrestling ring

Ring of Honor Moose

As a precocious eight-year-old, Quinn Ojinnaka was enthralled by the larger-than-life characters of pro wrestling. It wasn’t enough just to see. This was something the youngster wanted to do. And so. after his time in the NFL the six-foot-five, 300-pound specimen changed his career trajectory from the gridiron to the ring. He decided to go all-in, finally pursuing his dream. Now Ojinnaka, better known as Moose, is quickly emerging as one of Ring of Honor’s premiere stars. “Some people supported me. Others didn’t understand and thought I was being stupid,” he said. “All the responses I got motivated me, whether it … Continue reading

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Remembering Chyna: Channel Guide’s 2001 Joanie Laurer interview

Remembering Chyna: Channel Guide's 2001 Joanie Laurer interview

Shocked wrestling fans around the globe are mourning the loss of former WWE superstar Joanie “Chyna” Laurer, who passed away yesterday at the age of 46. And though I no longer know my WWE from my TNA, and couldn’t tell you when Raw stopped being War, you can count me among them. • RELATED: Remembering Chyna: Joanie Laurer Was the WWE’s Troubled Pioneer Back in early 2001, I was a fledgling wrestling fan — mostly because I was hopelessly in love with a major wrestling aficionado (who would become my husband years later) and if I had to spend a couple of hours … Continue reading

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Chris Sabin on reforming the Motor City Machine Guns with Alex Shelley in Ring of Honor

Chris Sabin on reforming the Motor City Machine Guns with Alex Shelley in Ring of Honor

Ring of Honor fans rejoiced as the Motor City Machine Guns finally reunited at the 14th Anniversary show in February. Chris Sabin was happy with the positive response he and his longtime partner, Alex Shelley, received in Las Vegas It was a moment the performer will never forget. “I was a bit nervous and worried how people were going to react,” he said. “When I finally went out there, it was a bit of a relief actually. Alex and I were talking about this, where fans have come up to us saying they miss the Machine Guns and asking when … Continue reading

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Neville on recovering from injury, WWE return and working with Stephen Amell

Neville on recovering from injury, WWE return and working with Stephen Amell

There is never a good time for injury when you are a WWE superstar, but Neville’s recent setback was especially frustrating for hm. “The Man Gravity Forgot” was set to be a part of WrestleMania 32 before fracturing his ankle in a match on Raw against Chris Jericho. This put him out of the company’s biggest show of the year. Considering how much worse the prognosis could be, Neville looks at the bright side. “It’s going to be about three months,” he said. “I broke my ankle in two places, but fortunately it was a clean break. The bone remained in … Continue reading

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Bigger In Texas: WrestleMania 32 could be a record-breaker

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WWE is pulling out all the stops to make WrestleMania 32 the biggest in its “show of shows” history. Since 1985’s inaugural event, raising the bar has always been the mindset heading into the Super Bowl of sports entertainment. However, Vince McMahon and company are especially motivated this year by the potential to break an indoor attendance record at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. “While I can’t give away any specifics, if you think Vince McMahon isn’t putting together the most loaded, spectacular, surprising card that we have ever had, then you have another thing coming,” says McMahon’s daughter Stephanie, … Continue reading

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Diamond Dallas Page on WWE WrestleMania 32 and how DDP Yoga changes lives

Diamond Dallas Page on WWE WrestleMania 32 and how DDP Yoga changes lives

Chris Jericho and AJ Styles are rivals, days away from WrestleMania 32. Gearing up for the premiere WWE event they share a similar method of training and preparation. The two are firm believers in DDP Yoga, created by veteran superstar Diamond Dallas Page. The former world champion has changed the lives of many within pro wrestling and outside of it through his all-inclusive health and fitness system. The DDP Yoga brand has grown exponentially in past years with diverse workouts, eating plans and a full line of products, as well as appearances on Shark Tank and The Doctors. The master of … Continue reading

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NCAA Tournament 2016 Elite 8 TV schedule on CBS and TBS

2016 NCAA Tournament Elite 8

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament enters the Elite 8 Regional Finals on Saturday and Sunday March 26-27, with games in Chicago (Midwest), Anaheim (West), Louisville (South) and Philadelphia (East) on CBS and TBS, and online at NCAA March Madness Live. Winners advance to the Final Four National Semifinals on Saturday, April 2, on TBS, TNT and truTV. NCAA Tournament 2016 Elite 8 TV schedule on CBS and TBS Regional Finals Saturday, March 26 (6 p.m. ET)   Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter 6:09 p.m. CBS Anaheim Oregon vs. Oklahoma Verne Lundquist/Jim Spanarkel//Allie LaForce           8:49 p.m. CBS Louisville … Continue reading

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2016 NCAA Women’s Tournament Sweet 16 on ESPN networks

2016 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament TV Schedule

ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3 and WatchESPN combine to televise the NCAA Women’s Tournament Sweet 16 Regional Semifinal round March 25-26. Winners advance to the Elite 8 Regional Finals March 27-28, with the Final Four in Indianapolis April 3 and Championship Game April 5. 2016 NCAA Women’s Tournament Sweet 16 on ESPN networks DATE TIME (ET) NETWORKS MATCHUP 03/25/2016 7:00 PM ESPN3, ESPN NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship Denny Sanford PREMIER Center, Sioux Falls, SD Syracuse VS. South Carolina Round: Regional Semifinal 03/25/2016 7:00 PM ESPN2, ESPN3 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship Rupp Arena, Lexington, KY Washington VS. Kentucky Round: Regional Semifinal 03/25/2016 9:00 PM ESPN … Continue reading

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2016 ISU World Figure Skating Championships TV schedule on NBC Sports

2016 ISU World Figure Skating Championships

NBC, NBCSN and Universal HD have coverage of the 2016 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at TD Garden in Boston beginning Wednesday, March 30, and concluding with the Gala Exhibition on Sunday, April 3. NBC Sports Group’s lead figure skating commentary team consists of play-by-play announcer Terry Gannon, and analysts Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski. Scott Hamilton and Tanith White offer analysis with Andrea Joyce reporting from TD Garden. U.S. Skaters at 2016 Worlds: Men’s Max Aaron Adam Rippon Grant Hochstein Ladies Mirai Nagasu Gracie Gold Ashley Wagner Pairs Tarah Kayne & Daniel O’Shea Alexa Scimeca & Chris Knierim Ice Dance Madison … Continue reading

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