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NBC Sports, ESPN Lead Way in Sports Emmys

Fox Sports, MLB Media Also Among Winners 5/06/2015 11:15 AM Eastern

NBC Sports Group came away as the big winner Tuesday night at the 36th Annual Sports Emmy Awards.

 

NBC Sports Group led all network groups with 17 Emmy wins. Broadcaster NBC pulled in nine of those itself. NBC Sports Group won seven awards for its coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics.

 

ESPN followed closely behind with 15 awards across its networks. Former ESPN president George Bodenheimer received a Lifetime Achievement Award as well.

 

This story was originally published on Broadcastingcable.com. 

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