Sports Media Digest- February 12, 2013

NBA Double Header on TNT–  TNT has another NBA double header this Thursday, the last before the All-Star Break.  The first game tips-off at 8:00p.m. ET as the Miami Heat take on the Oklahoma City Thunder with Marv Albert, Steve Kerr, Reggie Miller, and Craig Sager on the call.  At 10:30p.m. ET Kevin Harlan, Mike Fratello, and Tracey Wolfson will be on hand as the Lakers host the Clippers.

ESPN Radio’s Coverage of NBA All-Star Weekend–  EPSN Radio will be the radio home for this week’s NBA All-Star weekend.  ESPN Radio will broadcast the game Sunday night at 7:30p.m. with Kevin Calabro and Dr. Jack Ramsay courtside with.  on-site studio host Marc Kestecher and analyst Chris Mullin.

Date Event Time (ET)
Fri., Feb. 15 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge 9 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 16 Meet the All-Stars 6 p.m.
  NBA All-Star Saturday Night:

The Sears Shooting Stars

The Taco Bell Skills Challenge

The Foot Locker Three-Point Contest

The Sprite Slam Dunk Contest

8:30 p.m.
Sun., Feb. 17 2013 Sprint NBA All-Star Game 7:30 p.m.

College Hoops on CBSSN Wednesday and Thursday– The CBS Sports Network (CBSSN) will televise a pair of college basketball games tomorrow night.  At 8:00p.m. ET UCF takes on Memphis with Dave Ryan, Pete Gillen, and Gary Parrish on the call.  At 10:00p.m. ET  Ted Robinson, Steve Lappas, Doug Gottlieb, and reporter Allie LaForce will call San Diego State at Colorado State.  On Thursday at 7:00p.m. ET Don Criqui and Marc Jackson will be on site as George Mason visits Drexel.  At 9:00p.m. ET UMass battles VCU with Tom McCarthy and Steve Wolf.

NBC Sports Announces Road to the Kentucky Derby Schedule-  NBC Sports is prepping for this year’s coverage of the Kentucky Derby with a series of thoroughbred events leading-up to the first leg of the Triple Crown.  Here is the schedule of races, which will air on NBC ort NBC Sports Network:


Saturday, March 23, 2013, 6 – 6:30 p.m. (NBC Sports Network)
Road to the Kentucky Derby preview show

Saturday, March 30, 2013, 6 – 7 p.m. (NBC Sports Network)
Florida Derby (Gulfstream Park) and Louisiana Derby (Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots)

Saturday, April 6, 2013, 6 – 7:30 p.m. (NBC Sports Network)
Wood Memorial (Aqueduct Racetrack) and Santa Anita Derby (Santa Anita Park)

Saturday, April 13, 2013, 4:30 – 6 p.m. (NBC)
Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (Keeneland)

Saturday, April 13, 2013, 6 – 7 p.m. (NBC Sports Network)
Arkansas Derby (Oaklawn Park)