|Division of:||Turner Broadcasting System|
|Key people:||David Levy, president|
|Major broadcasting contracts:||MLB
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Turner Sports is the division of Turner Broadcasting System (a subsidiary of Time Warner) responsible for sports broadcasts on Turner channels including TBS, TNT, and TruTV, and for operating the interactive properties NCAA.com, NASCAR.COM, NBA.com, PGATOUR.COM and PGA.com. Turner Sports also operates NBA TV on behalf of the league.
- NBA on TNT (1988-present)
- NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship (2011-present)
- Major League Baseball on TBS (2007-present)
Other television properties
- NBA TV (managed on behalf of the NBA)
Turner Sports Interactive
- Starting with the 2010–11 academic year and continuing through 2023–24, Turner has digital rights to all NCAA championships across all divisions. Under the deal, Turner also manages NCAA.com. This does not include championships of the Division I Football Bowl Subdivision, which are not organized by the NCAA.
- Bleacher Report
- Time Warner acquired this sports news website in August 2012 for an estimated value of close to $200 million.
- Atlanta Hawks basketball
- College Football on TBS (1982-2006)
- Goodwill Games (1986, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2001)
- Braves TBS Baseball (1976-2007)
- Gator Bowl (1993-1994)
- NASCAR on TBS (1983-2000)
- NFL on TNT (1990-1997)
- Olympics on TNT (1992, 1994, 1998)
- Tennis on TNT (2000-2002)
- FIFA World Cup (1990)
- NASCAR on TNT (2001-2014)
- David Levy, President
- Lenny Daniels, EVP & Chief Operating Officer
- Craig Barry, SVP, Creative Services
- Jeff Behnke, SVP & Executive Producer
- Matthew Hong, SVP & General Manager, Sports Operations
- Christina Miller, SVP, Programming, Marketing and Strategy
Notable Turner Sports personalities (past and present)
Notes and references
- Associated Press (September 21, 2010). "Turner wins NCAA digital rights". ESPN.com. Retrieved September 24, 2010.
- Bercovici, Jeff. "Turner Buys Bleacher Report, Next-Gen Sports Site, for $175M-Plus". Forbes.com.