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Bryant Gumbel hosts this investigative sports newsmagazine series that features in-depth reports from "Real Sports" correspondents Mary Carillo, Bernard Goldberg, Soledad O'Brien, Andrea Kremer, Jon Frankel and Gumbel himself. The series airs monthly, and each hourlong edition contains four segments. "Real Sports" has won multiple Sports Emmy Awards and in 2006 became the first sports program honored with the duPont Award for excellence in broadcast journalism by Columbia University.

Latest episodes

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Health risks facing student athletes as college football begins during the pandemic; a running club that aids addicts with recovery; revisiting mental athletes.
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A look at how systemic racial injustice and the COVID-19 pandemic have converged to create an unprecedented moment in sports.
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Bryant Gumbel leads a virtual roundtable discussion with players' association chiefs DeMaurice Smith (NFL), Michele Roberts (NBA), and Tony Clark (MLB) to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the restart of professional sports in America.
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Sportscasters Jim Nantz, Joe Buck and Mike Breen discuss the impact of COVID-19 on sports; the role sports leagues and organizations played in the spread of COVID-19; how sports organizations, companies and leagues are combatting the pandemic.
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The ever-competitive world of rock climbing and the mounting risks in the sport; boxer Patrick Day dies due to a traumatic brain injury sustained in the ring; Cincinnati Reds pitcher Trevor Bauer applies science to the art of baseball.
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A retrospective segment on Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant; Japan gears up to host the 2020 Summer Olympics nine years after the Fukushima nuclear accident; reporter Erin Andrews discusses the many challenges she's faced throughout her career.
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Bryant Gumbel and the team of correspondents gather for their annual roundtable for a review of the most compelling stories of 2019.
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After spending 20 years in prison on a wrongful conviction, Huwe Burton achieves his freedom and runs the New York City marathon; Minnesota Timberwolves coach Ryan Saunders; paralyzed Olympian Amy Van Dyken dominates the sport of Adaptive CrossFit.
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Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri returns to Nigeria with the NBA Championship trophy; a pet rescue organization that rehabilitated and found homes for some of Michael Vick's dogs; Andy Burcham welcomes Rod Bramblett's children into his family.
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NFL player Richie Incognito discusses his turbulent past; rugby player Sonny Bill Williams shows how the sport is helping New Zealand cope after the Christchurch shooting; exploring why girls are discouraged from playing baseball.
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Heat stroke in high school football; swimmer Ryan Lochte's comeback; Ravens kicker Justin Tucker; update on golfer Ken Green.
aired 352 days ago
A report on the booming video game business, which leads to addiction in some; an interview with John Sterling, the play-by-play announcer for the MLB's New York Yankees; a profile of Bruce Arians, an NFL football coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
aired 378 days ago
Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy; legendary NBA head coach Don Nelson; surfer Colin Cook's recovery from a shark attack.
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Examining the high number of horse deaths in U.S. horse racing; Norway's youth sporting culture; WNBA star Elena Delle Donne.
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Examining the deal Michigan officials made to help build Detroit's new arena despite facing an $18 billion bankruptcy; extreme sports cameramen; Cambridge vs. Oxford wine-tasting challenge; AR-15 rifle update.
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Philadelphia 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin works to change state probation and parole laws; University of Miami head football coach Manny Diaz; irreverent broadcaster and former pro golfer David Feherty; challenging ski event in the Austrian Alps.
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Colin O'Brady and Louis Rudd discuss their arduous 900-plus-mile race across Antarctica; eating disorders among male athletes; an annual ice fishing event in Minnesota attracts nearly 10,000 anglers; a reunion with track star Lopez Lomong.
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ESPN analyst Adam Schefter opens up about his professional career; the changing face of football participation as more information is made available to parents about concussions and CTE; eating disorders among male athletes.
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A look at the most significant stories from 2018; the Sherpas of Mount Everest; the NHL concussion crisis; college football conditioning coaches; profiles of Doris Burke, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Margaret Court.
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The International Army Games pits nations against each other in high-tech combat munitions and maneuvering; the declining participation rates for youth sports in the United States; Golden State Warriors President and COO Rick Welts.
aired 627 days ago
The police shooting of a teen football player; a philanthropist's mission to restore the U.S. to chess glory; an update on former NFL player Jon Dorenbos.

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