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Original audio documentaries from the makers of the acclaimed 30 for 30 series. Sports stories like you've never heard before.

Original audio documentaries from the makers of the acclaimed 30 for 30 series. Sports stories like you've never heard before.
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Bristol, CT

Description:

Original audio documentaries from the makers of the acclaimed 30 for 30 series. Sports stories like you've never heard before.

Twitter:

@espn

Language:

English

Contact:

ESPN Plaza, Bristol, CT 06010


Episodes

30for30+ "Madden's Game"

12/10/2017
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A conversation, with bonus clips and more, about our recent episode "Madden's Game." Featuring Dave Neupauer of NFL Films and producer Emma Jacobs. Hosted by 30 for 30's Andrew Mambo.

Duration: 00:15:05


Madden's Game

12/5/2017
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To different generations, John Madden has been a different kind of icon: coach, broadcaster, and, since the late 1980s, video game mogul.

Duration: 00:43:29


30for30+ "Wrigleyville"

12/3/2017
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A conversation, featuring bonus clips and more, about our recent episode "The Lights Of Wrigleyville." Featuring Dan Collison and Elizabeth Meister of Long Haul Productions.

Duration: 00:17:58


The Lights Of Wrigleyville

11/28/2017
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When the Tribune Company bought the Chicago Cubs in 1981, its executives saw nighttime baseball as a way to turn around the club's fortunes. The only problem? Scores of Wrigleyville residents were ready to fight against it. Produced by Dan Collison and Elizabeth Meister of Long Haul Productions. Narrated by former Cubs PA announcer Wayne Messmer.

Duration: 00:54:00


30for30+ "No Rules"

11/26/2017
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A conversation, with bonus clips and behind the scenes stories, about our episode "No Rules: The Birth Of The UFC." Featuring Chris Berube and Andrew Mambo.

Duration: 00:15:49


No Rules: The Birth Of UFC

11/21/2017
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Who is the ultimate fighter? A wrestler? A boxer? A martial arts master? The first ever Ultimate Fighting Championship set out to answer that question. The results were violent, chaotic, and led to the birth of a multi-billion-dollar sport. Reported by Chris Berube. Produced by Pineapple Street Media and 30 for 30's Andrew Mambo. 30for30podcasts.com

Duration: 00:55:43


30for30+ "Hoodies Up"

11/19/2017
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A conversation, with behind the scenes stories and bonus clips, about our episode "Hoodies Up." Featuring Jody Avirgan and The Undefeated's Clinton Yates.

Duration: 00:16:36


Hoodies Up

11/14/2017
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The story of a protest photo taken in 2012 by LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and the Miami Heat. Reported and hosted by Jody Avirgan. More at 30for30podcasts.com

Duration: 00:33:17


30for30+ "Nature Boy" with Ric Flair and Rory Karpf

11/7/2017
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A bonus conversation with "Nature Boy" Ric Flair, one of pro wrestling's legendary figures, and Rory Karpf, director of a new documentary about his troubled life. Watch the film now: http://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/3211683/30-for-30--nature-boy-presented-by-mini And our new season of audio documentaries returns November 14th. More at 30for30podcasts.com

Duration: 00:30:49


Trailer: Season Two

10/31/2017
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Our new season of original documentaries launches on November 14th. Read more at 30for30podcasts.com

Duration: 00:02:20


30for30+ "Year Of The Scab" with NFL replacement players

10/31/2017
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A bonus conversation about a bizarre moment in NFL history. In 1987, NFL players went on strike, and NFL owners fielded replacement players -- NFL castoffs, has beens and never weres. 30 for 30's Jody Avirgan speaks with director John Dorsey and two replacement players, Craig McEwen and Tony Settles. Watch the film on the ESPN app right now. http://www.espn.com/watch/player?id=3199367 Listen to our first season of audio docs here: 30for30podcasts.com/seasonone And the trailer for our new...

Duration: 00:23:35


30for30+ "Morningside Five" with director Mike Tollin

10/24/2017
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A conversation between 30 for 30's Jody Avirgan and director Mike Tollin about a group of star basketball players he tracked over the course of 25 years. Watch the film on the ESPN app right now. Listen to our first season of audio docs here: 30for30podcasts.com/seasonone Our new season of launches November 14th!

Duration: 00:21:58


30for30+ "Tommy" with directors Erin Leyden and Gentry Kirby

10/17/2017
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A conversation between 30 for 30's Jody Avirgan and the co-directors of the new film "Tommy," chronicling the turbulent life of boxer Tommy Morrison, who eventually died from complications of AIDS. Watch the film now: espn.com/watch/_/id/3168369/30-for-30-tommy. Listen to our first season of audio docs here: 30for30podcasts.com/seasonone Our new season of launches November 14th!

Duration: 00:27:03


30for30+ "Strike Team" with Charlie and Willie Ebersol

10/10/2017
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A bonus conversation between Jody Avirgan and director/producer team Charlie and Willie Ebersol.

Duration: 00:22:18


30for30+ "What Carter Lost" with director Adam Hootnick

8/29/2017
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A bonus conversation with Jody Avirgan and director Adam Hootnick about his film "What Carter Lost," which tells the story of perhaps the greatest high school football team of all time, and a scandal that rocked a community. | Watch the film right now: espn.com/watch/_/id/3152387/30-for-30--what-carter-lost-presented-by-mini | Listen to our first season of audio docs: 30for30podcasts.com/seasonone

Duration: 00:28:06


30for30+ "George Best" with director Daniel Gordon

8/22/2017
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Between seasons, we're bringing you bonus conversations with Jody Avirgan and the people behind some recent 30 for 30 films. This week, director Daniel Gordon discusses his new film about the brilliant and troubled soccer player George Best -- and the rise of the pop star footballer. Listen to our first season of docs: 30for30podcasts.com/seasonone

Duration: 00:23:35


30for30+ "Mike and The Mad Dog"

8/15/2017
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Between seasons, we're bringing you bonus conversations with Jody Avirgan and the people behind some recent 30 for 30 films. This week, director Dan Forer discusses the mercurial relationship between Mike Francesa and Chris "Mad Dog" Russo, and the rise of sports talk radio. Listen to our first season of docs: 30for30podcasts.com/seasonone

Duration: 00:29:02


The Fighter Inside

7/25/2017
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How does a professional boxer, convicted of armed robbery in 1975, end up rising in the ranks of the sport -- from inside a state penitentiary? The Fighter Inside is the unlikely story of an inmate who wanted to continue his boxing career while behind bars, and the visionary prison warden who made his dream a reality. Reported by Andrew Mambo. Hosted by Jody Avirgan.

Duration: 00:48:08


A Queen Of Sorts

7/18/2017
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In 2012, poker star Phil Ivey pulled off an elaborate baccarat scheme that won him over $20 million and landed him in court. But Ivey had another card up his sleeve - secretive mastermind "Kelly" Cheung Yin Sun, a woman who crafted the entire scheme to get revenge. Reported by Rose Eveleth. Hosted by Jody Avirgan.

Duration: 00:47:37


On The Ice

7/11/2017
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Twenty years ago, hundreds of women answered a classified ad seeking adventurers for an all-women trek to the North Pole - no expedition experience necessary. On the ice, 20 of those women came face to face with just how deadly the Arctic can be, while also discovering something in themselves that changed their lives forever. Reported by Rose Eveleth. Hosted by Jody Avirgan.

Duration: 00:48:24

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