Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel


Real Sports Ep 233: Female Reporters

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Despite a boom in their numbers, many female sports reporters say they feel degraded by online attacks, sexual harassment and a variety of sexist insults directed at them by fans, players and even fellow reporters.

Real Sports Ep 231: Brain Games

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An unusual look at kids called mental athletes and how they've turned brain games like spelling bees, scrabble and memory challenges into competitive sports complete with raucous crowds andtelevision coverage.

Real Sports Ep 230: AR-15 Rifle

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A sobering look at how the deadliest and most effective rifle ever designed for soldiers in battle is now being sold to hunters and targets shooters as a piece of sporting equipment - and how that same rifle has figured prominently in many of this country's mass shootings.

May 1, 2016

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May 1, 2016 of the TV-show Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel was broadcast by HBO on Sunday 1 May 2016 at 7:23AM.

Real Sports Ep 229: Foul-Ball Injuries

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Going to the old ballgame can be more dangerous than you think: foul balls injure more than a thousand fans every season, yet for decades Baseball's owners and executives have resisted the use of protective netting.

Real Sports Ep 228: Kevin Johnson

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Former NBA star and current mayor of Sacramento, Kevin Johnson's career has long been shadowed by whispers of sexual impropriety with a number of girls and women. Johnson denies the accusations, but some of his alleged victims are finally speaking out for the first time.
Episodes 2015

Real Sports Ep 225 (December 2015)

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'Real Sports' concludes its year-long celebration of 20 Award-winning seasons with a roundtable discussion of the show's most memorable and significant moments. Host Bryant Gumbel leads correspondents Mary Carillo, Frank Deford, Jon Frankel, Bernard Goldberg, Andrea Kremer, Soledad O'Brien, Carl Quintanilla and David Scott in a chat about the journey of 'Real Sports.'

Real Sports Ep 224 (November 2015)

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Segments: In a two-part segment, 'Real Sports' looks at how African elephants are being slaughtered (to the brink of extinction) by poachers and hunters; Andrea Kremer profiles NHL legend, Mike 'Doc' Emrick--an erudite wordsmith who's among the game's most recognizable and beloved figures.

Real Sports Ep 223 (October 2015)

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Segments: Bryant Gumbel talks to Isiah Thomas and reclusive Knicks/Liberty owner James Dolan on Thomas' second stint with the organization; A visit to Camp Abilities, a summer camp that helps blind and visually impaired children participate in sports; The tragic football collision between Marc Buoniconti and Herman Jacobs--and the bond that saved them both.

Real Sports Ep 223: Isiah Thomas

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Isiah Thomas was a basketball legend during his playing days, but his post-NBA career as a coach and GM has been marred by controversy and failure. Bryant Gumbel sits down with Thomas and reclusive NY Knicks/Liberty owner James Dolan as Thomas begins an unlikely second tenure with the organization.