(Video) 31 Years Ago Today ESPN Went 24/7 For The First Time

Posted by Sabrina B. @gametimegirl On Sept. 1, 1980, ESPN began 24-hour coverage of sports — just six days before its second birthday. The sports world changed that day, and for fans it’s never been better. Sports when you want them, any time of day? What fan wouldn’t want that? ESPN has launched a plethora of 24/7 services through every available technology around the world in the 31 years that have passed since that day. Here’s a look at the announcement made on that day’s SportsCenter.

(Video) 24/7 Mayweather vs. Ortiz: First Look

Posted by Sabrina B. @gametimegirl Floyd Mayweather reveals what we can expect to see inside training camp as he prepares to face Victor Ortiz. 24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz premieres Sat., Aug., 27 only on HBO. It all leads up to their live pay-per-view fight on Sat., Sept. 17.

Boxing: CNN To Show Mayweather-Ortiz ’24/7′ Series

Posted by Sabrina B. @gametimegirl The promotion for Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s return to the ring after a 16-month sabbatical to face welterweight titlist Victor Ortiz on Sept. 17 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas will include coverage of the buildup on CNN, plus the live fight being show in hundreds of movie theaters nationwide.

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