December 21, 2011
Each week before the Bears game, RedEye's sports crew gets to the point. Here's what they see happening against Green Bay. Brian Moore , @redeyesportsguy Green Bay 38, Bears 6 I was in the Christmas spirit. I really think the Bears might be shut out. Tracy Swartz, @tracyswartz Packers 21, Bears 7 Rodger that. Chris Sosa, @sayitissosa Green Bay 33, Bears 6 Santa hits Jerry Angelo over the head with a bag of coal.
May 8, 2014 |
In Chicago, a Blackhawks playoff game is must-see TV. If you can't get tickets to the game, that is. With a 2-1 series lead, the Hawks return to action Friday in Minnesota and Sunday in Chicago. So what does it take to produce a three-hour NHL on NBC Sports broadcast? A lot more than three hours, for one thing. A roster of nearly 50 people chips in to cover the lengthy to-do list. The crew culls the plays of the game, cues replays, creates graphics, compiles stats, talks to the on-ice timeout coordinator about commercials, runs the audio board and decides which shots and angles of the 24...