Jun 18, 2014 10:32AM ET
Next season, the college football bowl season will welcome the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl thanks to a sponsorship deal from Bitcoin processing company BitPay and ESPN Events. Yes, they're serious about this.
Jun 17, 2014 2:12PM ET
Television ratings for the early World Cup games are showing big growth compared to four years ago. And for one night, at least, more New Yorkers watched a soccer game than the average NFL Jets or Giants game.
Jun 16, 2014 4:32PM ET
Here's a book-reader-aided deeper look at season four's finale "The Children," including a look at the Hound's injuries, Tywin on the toilet, Stannis' adventure, and Qyburn the deposed maester.
Jun 13, 2014 1:38PM ET
With Father's Day upon us, we got to remembering the movies we watched with our dads growing up. True classics of the Dad Movie genre, like Field of Dreams ... and Natural Born Killers.
Jun 12, 2014 1:31PM ET
Did you know NFL great Phil Simms shows up in the Game of Thrones series? Or that Harry Potter himself makes an appearance? What about the land of Carcosa?
Jun 12, 2014 8:57AM ET
Forget tactics or best players; all you need to know about the World Cup before it begins is which players have the strangest, most noteworthy haircuts.
Jun 10, 2014 9:58AM ET
The songs, chants, and cheers of each country's World Cup fans will be inundating your ears come Thursday, so here's primer on what loud noises you'll likely be hearing throughout the tournament.
Jun 9, 2014 2:12PM ET
Here's a a non-spoilery book reader's explanation of last night's Game of Thrones, featuring Ygritte and the cave, that woolly mammoth-riding giant, and Tormund Giantsbane's sexual prowess over bears.
Jun 6, 2014 2:00PM ET
Rapper and all-around Renaissance man 50 Cent is coming through TV screens in full force with his new show Power, which begins on Starz tomorrow. Sadly, his tongue-in-cheek parody of Maleficent will not be coming to screens.
Jun 5, 2014 12:49PM ET
With the World Cup a week away, the impact of U.S. soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann is clear: he is making the team less American. No wait, sorry, he's making the team more American. Actually, we're not sure.
Jun 4, 2014 1:55PM ET
George R.R. Martin is once again assuring fans that he will finish the A Song of Ice and Fire series in seven books and that the HBO show Game of Thrones won't catch up to him. He might be the only one who still believes this.
Jun 2, 2014 1:32PM ET
We're here to give some book reader context for TV watchers — no spoilers! — to the goings-on of that big fight's choice of weaponry, the Unsullied's romantic endeavors, Sansa's hair, and legitimizing bastards.
May 19, 2014 3:24PM ET
Here, with the help of a Thrones book reader, is a deeper look at and understanding of some major plot points and characters, including Littlefinger and Catelyn's past, Bronn's new wife, The Mountain, and our favorite baker Hot Pie.
May 15, 2014 6:12PM ET
Michael Sam and Oprah Winfrey's cable network have agreed to shoot a multi-part documentary series that will follow Sam as he attempts to make the St. Louis Rams roster.
May 12, 2014 4:00PM ET
Deals with ESPN, Fox, and Univision will dish out $90 million per year for the rights to put Major League Soccer and U.S. Soccer matches on live TV, as networks are taking the sport seriously than ever.
May 9, 2014 10:50AM ET
ESPN's showing of the NFL Draft's first round received a stunning overnight rating of 6.8, an almost 50 percent increase from last year's viewership. And ESPN clearly has the myth of Johnny Manziel to thank.
May 5, 2014 4:26PM ET
Confused about what happened on Game of Thrones? Here's a book reader-aided explainer on Littlefinger's long-term plotting, Hodor's mental state, Myrcella Lannister, and the adventures of Brienne and Podrick.
May 5, 2014 9:43AM ET
Morning viewers of The Today Show could be hit with severe déjà vu in the coming weeks.
May 2, 2014 10:33AM ET
Kevin Spacey will voice the main character in the newest Call of Duty video game, which comes out November 4th. And judging from the trailer released today, he'll basically be channeling Frank Underwood.
May 2, 2014 8:53AM ET
Banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been fighting prostate cancer for an extended period of time, sources confirmed to the New York Post and ESPN.com.
Apr 29, 2014 12:29PM ET
Julia Collins won her sixth straight game on Jeopardy on Monday night, making her just the 28th person to surpass that five-game barrier, and the first from Illinois. We decided to map the hometowns of those 28 all-stars to see what we can learn about the best of the best.
Apr 28, 2014 5:16PM ET
Game of Thrones and the massive world of A Song of Ice and Fire can be confusing, so we're here to help break down some of the storylines with some insight and context from a book reader. Here, find the backstory on "Oathbreaker."
Apr 23, 2014 4:44PM ET
The good, the bad, the stuff that stuck with us over the years
Apr 23, 2014 3:38PM ET
At last night's Toronto Raptors NBA playoff game, cameras spotted Drake at his court-side seats using a lint-roller to groom his pants. But that's hardly the first nor will it be the last time Drake has embarrassed himself at a basketball game.
Apr 23, 2014 9:45AM ET
HBO's older, legacy shows are coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video, the two companies announced in a deal on Wednesday, making Amazon Prime the first non-HBO site that can stream HBO's content online.