HBO Plans Costas Redux


Bob Costas will weigh in on the biggest stories in the sports world this year
during an upcoming special on Home Box Office.

On the Record with Bob Costas: A 2002 Special Edition debuts Dec. 27 at 8
p.m., with the one-hour show repeating one-dozen times on the premium channel and
HBO2 through Jan. 8.

The show, not a chronological recap, will feature a mix of features,
interviews, profiles and commentary, according to HBO officials.

Costas, who also serves as co-host of the network's Inside the NFL,
joined HBO in 2000 with the launch of On the Record.

He received the sports Emmy Award this past April for outstanding studio

On the Record is slated to return for a new season in spring