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Listen: Sarah Spain Talks with Christen Press at BWB7

Sarah recorded her one-on-on and used it as part of today’s “That’s What She Said” podcast. Sarah talks about the rough year outside of baseball for Chicago sports. Plus she sits down with Christen Press. Listen here. Read More »

BWB 7 Panel: Snapchat and Its Future as a Sports Publishing Platform

    With 8 billion views a day, its hold on millennials and an increasing number of media partners, we look at how publishers, teams, brands and athletes are leveraging the medium in the sports space. • Mod: Kyle... Read More »

Announcing Our First Panel for #BWB6

Justice, Society and the Rise of Online and Athlete Activists 2014 saw an unprecedented intersection between sports and social issues.  Social media fueled the conversation – and controversy – as athletes and journalists alike took to platforms like Twitter... Read More »

BwB3 Panelists Preview Cubs-Phillies

Philly vs. Chicago, Phils vs. Cubs kicks off with Comcast vs. WWL as the 700 Level‘s Enrico Campitelli Jr. is joined on his site to talk some hardball with ESPN Chicago’s Jon Greenberg: We’ve heard things were bad, but... Read More »

Jake Locker/U-Dub Pro Day Live

We mentioned in a previous post ESPN3.com capitalizing on the popularity of Heisman winner Cam Newton by broadcasting live the Auburn Pro Day on their site. Today, the platform will air that of Heisman finalist Jake Locker. I actually... Read More »

Streamed Sneak Peak at “The Fab 5” Featuring Live Chat with BwB2 Featured Speaker Jalen Rose

Apparently, ESPN is streaming all over the place today. From the WWL’s Facebook page: “…7pm/ET, we’re screening an EXCLUSIVE preview of our latest film, “The Fab Five”, just for our Facebook fans. Afterwards, Jalen Rose will field questions from... Read More »

SxSW Panel Is Official

After weeks of deliberation, Blogs with Balls is proud to announce the lineup for our panel at SxSW, How Blogs With Balls Are Saving Sports Media. The panel is slated for March 14 during SxSW’s Interactive Festival (which runs... Read More »

Before ESPN the Mag, There Was Blogs With Balls MyTown

I think ESPN is challenging BwB to bust out our 8 hours of b-roll. Regardless, this vid brought back some fun memories of our day in the Chicago Suburbs with Joakim Noah. Read More »

Blogs With Balls Radio, Episode 26

This week’s Blogs With Balls Show on the JoeSportsFan Radio Network is now available. Download Episode 26 here, or subscribe via iTunes. Our guest this week a award-winning journalist Amy K. Nelson. Amy covers major league baseball for ESPN.com... Read More »

TMZ Sports Is Coming: Sports Blogosphere, You’ve Been Warned

Warner Brothers’ Telepictures Productions and Harvey Levin, the evil geniuses behind gossip media juggernaut TMZ, are developing a sports-focused spin-off of their nascent media empire, according to a report from Brooks. The move isn’t exactly a guarded secret —... Read More »