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Real Sports is TV's most-honored sports journalism series, with 32 Sports Emmy Awards, including 18 for Outstanding Sports Journalism. Now in its 25th season, the monthly magazine broadcast produces unchartered investigative pieces and in-depth profiles from across the sports spectrum.

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Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel episode 262
January 29, 2019
On the Latest Real Sports

Bernard Goldberg explores football’s shifting demographics in towns across America.

Previously on Real Sports

December 2018

Bryant Gumbel hosts a roundtable discussion with the Real Sports correspondents reflecting on the most memorable sports stories of 2018.

November 2018

David Scott visits a Russian war game competition that ultimately doubles as an arms market, a close look at the growing economic gap in youth sports, and an update on Golden State Warriors COO Rick Welts, the only openly gay executive across the four major U.S. sports.

Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel Episode 259
October 2018

David Scott investigates the tragic death of a teen football player shot and killed by a police officer. Plus, Soledad O'Brien examines the chess renaissance in St. Louis, and Bryant Gumbel catches up with former NFL star and magician Jon Dorenbos.

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Examining Sports Gambling

Less than one year before sports gambling was legalized across the United States, Real Sports looked at the issue through the expansion of professional sports to Las Vegas.

Slaves No More

The February 2018 episode of Real Sports includes original footage from the award-winning feature documentary Desert Riders. Visit the film’s website below to learn more.

Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel
Real Sports Honored With 32nd Emmy Award

Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel has won its 32nd Sports Emmy Award, it's fourth consecutive victory in the Sports News Anthology category.

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Donald Trump’s Golf Resort Gone Awry

Nearly a decade ago Donald Trump used his brand of bravado and promises to woo an entire country. Ten years later, Trump is widely vilified in Scotland and his former loyalists have a warning for America.

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Chris Rock on the Disappearing Black Baseball Player

The legendary comedian wonders what happened to African Americans in the national pastime.

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Wingsuiting: The Deadliest Sport in the World

Leaping off mountains wearing only a wingsuit may be thrilling, but it's also incredibly dangerous.


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