Olympics-boosted net tops in sports noms
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NEW YORK — Boosted by its coverage of the Sydney Olympics, the Peacock net received the lion’s share of nominations for the 22nd annual Sports Emmys.NBC Sports led the field with 23 nominations, followed by ESPN and Fox Sports with 20 noms apiece. Following them were ABC Sports with 16, CBS Sports (11), ESPN2 (9), HBO (6), TNT (4) and, with one each, CNBC, CNN/SI, Discovery Channel, ESPN Classic and MSNBC. NBC Sports’ coverage of “The Games of the XXVII Olympiad” earned 12 nominations, more than any other program. Four noms apiece went to CBS Sports’ “Hoops & Hoosiers: The Story of the Final Four 2000,” Fox Sports’ “MLB on Fox,” ESPN’s “NFL Films Presents” and ESPN/ESPN2’s “X Games.” ABC Sports’ coverage of Super Bowl XXXIV received three nominations. Outstanding host noms Vying for top honors in the studio host category are NBC’s Bob Costas, ESPN’s Chris Berman, CBS’ Greg Gumbel, Fox’s James Brown and MSNBC’s Jim Lampley. Aside from CBS’ Clark Kellogg, all of the nominees in the category of studio analyst are on Fox: Cris Collinsworth, Howie Long, Steve Lyons and Terry Bradshaw. The personalities nominated for play-by-play are ABC’s Al Michaels and Mike Emrick, NBC’s Al Trautwig, Fox’s Joe Buck and ABC/ESPN’s Mike Tirico. Up for the sports event analyst trophy are CBS’ Billy Packer, NBC’s Doug Collins, ESPN/NBC’s Joe Morgan and Fox’s John Madden and Tim McCarver. The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will award the Sports Emmys April 16 at a black-tie dinner at Gotham’s Marriot Marquis. And the nominees are… LIVE SPORTS SPECIAL OUTSTANDING LIVE SPORTS SPECIAL ABC’s NFL Wild Card Game : Buffalo Bills vs. Tennessee Titans – ABC MLB American League Championship Series – NBC MLB on FOX: World Series – FOX Super Bowl XXXIV – ABC The 100th U.S. Open Golf Championship – NBC OUTSTANDING LIVE SPORTS SERIES ABC’s Golf Tour – ABC ABC’s NFL Monday Night Football – ABC ESPN Speedworld: NASCAR – ESPN MLB on FOX – FOX LIVE SPORTS SERIES NFL Sunday Night Football – ESPN Sunday Night Baseball – ESPN The U.S. Olympic Trials – NBC OUTSTANDING LIVE EVENT TURNAROUND America’s Cup 2000 – ESPN The Games of the XXVII Olympiad – NBC Tour de France on ESPN2 / ABC – ESPN2 / ABC Wimbledon on TNT – TNT Winter X Games – ESPN OUTSTANDING LIVE EVENT TURNAROUND OUTSTANDING EDITED SPORTS SPECIAL Baseball: The Latin Passion, MLB Productions – NBC EDITED SPORTS SPECIAL Hoops & Hoosiers: The Story of the Final Four 2000 – CBS Ironman Triathlon World Championship – NBC World Triathlon Corporation NFL Century: In Their Own Words – ESPN X Games – ESPN / ESPN2 OUTSTANDING SPORTS DOCUMENTARY Ali-Frazier I: One Nation Divisible – HBO Bill Russell: My Life, My Way – HBO On Hallowed Ground: Streetball Champions of Rucker Park, New Urban Entertainment- TNT The Games of the XXVII Olympiad: Twice Born – Muhammad Ali – NBC Whatever Happened to Michael Ray?, NBA Entertainment – TNT EDITED SPORTS SERIES / ANTHOLOGY OUTSTANDING EDITED SPORTS SERIES / ANTHOLOGY NFL Films Presents – ESPN2 Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel – HBO SportsCentury: The Top 50 & Beyond – ESPN Classic The Gravity Games – NBC The Olympic ShowC – NBC OUTSTANDING STUDIO SHOW College GameDay – ESPN FOX NFL Sunday – FOX MLB on FOX Pregame Show – FOX NFL PrimeTime – ESPN STUDIO SHOW Road to the Final Four – CBS OUTSTANDING SPORTS PERSONALITY / STUDIO HOST Bob Costas – NBC Chris Berman – ESPN Greg Gumbel – CBS James Brown – FOX Jim LampleyMS – NBC OUTSTANDING SPORTS PERSONALITY / PLAY-BY-PLAY Al Michaels – ABC Al Trautwig – NBC Joe Buck – FOX SPORTS PERSONALITY / PLAY-BY-PLAY Mike Emrick – ABC Mike Tirico – ABC / ESPN OUTSTANDING SPORTS PERSONALITY / STUDIO ANALYST Clark Kellogg – CBS Cris Collinsworth – FOX Howie Long – FOX Steve Lyons – FOX Terry Bradshaw – FOX OUTSTANDING SPORTS PERSONALITY / SPORT EVENT ANALYST Billy Packer – CBS Doug Collins – NBC SPORTS PERSONALITY / SPORT EVENT ANALYST Joe Morgan – ESPN / – NBC John Madden – FOX Tim McCarver – FOX OUTSTANDING TECHNICAL TEAM REMOTE ESPN Speedworld: NASCAR – ESPN Super Bowl XXXIV – ABC X Games – ESPN / ESPN2 OUTSTANDING TECHNICAL TEAM STUDIO FOX NFL Sunday – FOX The Games of the XXVII Olympiad – NBC FILM CINEMATOGRAPHY OUTSTANDING FILM CINEMATOGRAPHY Road to the Super Bowl (XXXIV), NFL Films – ABC The Games of the XXVII Olympiad, 17 Days in Sydney – NBC The Games of the XXVII Olympiad, A Land an Ocean Away – NBC OUTSTANDING ELECTRONIC CAMERA WORK Discovery Channel Eco-Challenge ArgentinaDiscovery Channel Hoops & Hoosiers: The Story of the Final Four 2000 – CBS NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship, Tease; Feature – CBS OUTSTANDING EDITING Heisman Trophy Presentation, Tease – ESPN Hoops & Hoosiers: The Story of the Final Four 2000- CBS EDITING Under The Helmet, Sounds of the Season; Dennis Green Drums; – NFL Films Radio Call Song – FOX X Games, Tease; Features – ESPN / ESPN2 OUTSTANDING WRITING The Games of the XXVII Olympiad, Eric Moussambani; East Timor; Rulon Gardner – NBC The Games of the XXVII Olympiad, A Land an Ocean Away – NBC U.S. Open Tennis Championships on CBS, Enberg Essay – CBS Wimbledon on TNT – TNT OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION / DIRECTION / LYRICS Bill Russell: My Life, My Way – HBO NFL Century: In Their Own Words – ESPN LIVE EVENT AUDIO / SOUND OUTSTANDING LIVE EVENT AUDIO / SOUND MLB on FOX – FOX NFL on FOX – FOX U.S. Open Tennis Championships on CBS – CBS OUTSTANDING POST PRODUCED AUDIO / SOUND ABC’s NFL Monday Night Football, Miked Up for Halftime – NFL Films – ABC Hoops & Hoosiers: The Story of the Final Four 2000- CBS Inside the NFL, NFL Films – HBO The Winter Gravity Games – NBC OUTSTANDING GRAPHIC DESIGN ABC’s Figure Skating – ABC MLB on FOX – FOX NFL on FOX – FOX Super Bowl XXXIV – ABC The Games of the XXVII Olympiad – NBC OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION DESIGN / ART DIRECTION Super Bowl XXXIV Pre-Game Show, The Undeclared American Holiday Tease – ABC The Games of the XXVII Olympiad – NBC OUTSTANDING TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENT The Games of the XXVII Olympiad, Virtual Swimming Graphics – NBC X Games, Moto X Freestyle Bike Cam – ESPN / ESPN2 OUTSTANDING SPORTS JOURNALISM Bobby Knight Investigation – CNN/SI Outside The Lines : Inside the Signing Scam – ESPN Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, Dominican Free-For-All – HBO OUTSTANDING FEATURE NFL Films Presents, Joe Marciano NFL Films – ESPN2 NFL Films Presents, The Butt Slap NFL Films – ESPN2 NFL Films Presents, Martins Ferry NFL Films – ESPN2 SportsCenter, Dave Sanders Columbine High School – ESPN The Games of the XXVII Olympiad, Ervin Zador – NBC OUTSTANDING OPEN / TEASE MLB on FOX, Subway Series Story Open – FOX MLB on FOX Pregame Show, Turn Back the Clock Open – FOX NHL All-Star Game, Pond of Dreams Open – ESPN Productions – ABC Super Bowl XXXIV Pre-Game Show, The Undeclared American Holiday Tease – ABC The Games of the XXVII Olympiad, A Land an Ocean Away Tease – NBC
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