ESPN Gets Piece of 'Masters'
- More To See From The Masters In 2011. // Golf World;10/4/2010, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p6
The article offers information on the television coverage of the Masters Golf tournament by ESPN on April 7-8, 2011.
- Making the Masters more kid-friendly. // Golf World;12/28/2007, Vol. 61 Issue 19, p13
The article reports that the U.S. Masters Golf Tournament officials did not want television coverage on its 2008 tournament which will be played at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia. However, according to club chairman Billy Payne, the Master's annual Par 3 contest will be broadcast on ESPN....
- ESPN gets early Masters rounds. // Golf World;10/19/2007, Vol. 61 Issue 15, p7
This article reports that ESPN has secured the rights to broadcast the first two rounds of the 2008 Masters golf tournament. The rounds had been broadcast by USA Network for the past 26 years, but Billy Payne of Augusta National Golf Club believes that ESPN is uniquely positioned to showcase the...
- Staying out of the way. McCleery, Peter // Golf World;04/13/2001, Vol. 54 Issue 36, p22
Focuses on issues surrounding the television coverage of the 2001 Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Georgia.
- CBS hits its marks. Arkush, Michael // Golf World;04/14/2000, Vol. 53 Issue 37, p96
Offers a look at the breakdown of the television coverage of the Masters golf tournament by CBS at Augusta National golf course in Augusta, Georgia in April 2000.
- Stroke of genius. Shaw, Jessica; Murphy, Maggie // Entertainment Weekly;04/25/97, Issue 376, p9
Reports that an estimated 44 million people viewed the television coverage of the 1997 Masters Tournament in which Tiger Woods became the youngest person ever to win golf's most prestigious event. What number of viewers means for golf as a spectator sport; Comments from several television...
- Shot Maker. Lupica, Mike // Sports Illustrated;2/19/2007, Vol. 106 Issue 8, pG18
This article profiles television producer Frank Chirkinian. The author states that Chirkinian should be elected to the World Golf Hall of Fame in the Lifetime Achievement wing, noting that he produced 38 straight Masters golf tournament broadcasts for CBS Sports. The author credits Chirkinian...
- ROGER THAT! Barrett, Connell // Golf Magazine;Jun2012, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p92
An interview is presented with golf sportscaster and former professional golfer Roger Maltbie. Maltbie discusses being in contention to win the 1987 Masters golf tournament. He says his role as a golf announcer is to be a conduit between the golfers and the television viewers. Maltbie states...
- Ghost Story. Huber, Jim // Atlanta;Apr2000, Vol. 39 Issue 13, p66
Presents the author's experience in covering on television the Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Weather condition in the area; Difference of the Masters from other golf tournaments; Characteristics of the golf course; History of the tournament.