35th Sports Emmy Awards
DateMay 6, 2014
LocationFrederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York City
Television/radio coverage
Directed bySteve Ulrich (Executive Director)
Steve Head (Assoc. Director)
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The 35th Sports Emmy Awards was presented on May 6, 2014, at the Frederick P. Rose Hall at the Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.[1] Ted Turner, entrepreneur, sportsman and television visionary, was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award for Sports.[2]



Outstanding Live Sports Special Outstanding Live Sports Series
Outstanding Edited Sports Event Coverage Outstanding Playoff Coverage
Outstanding Sports Documentary Outstanding Sports Documentary Series
  • The Doctor, NBA TV
    • First: The Official Film of the London Olympic Games, NBC
    • LT: The Life and Times, Showtime
    • UFC Presents Ronda Rousey: Breaking Ground, FS1
  • 30 for 30, ESPN [ESPN Films]
    • 24/7 – Red Wings - Maple Leafs: Road to the Winter Classic, HBO
    • A Football Life, NFL Network
    • Casualties of the Gridion, Conde Nast Entertainment
    • The Journey – Big Ten Basketball 2013, Big Ten Network
    • MLS Insider, NBCSN
    • Nine for XI, ESPN
Outstanding Studio Show - Weekly Outstanding Studio Show - Daily
Outstanding Edited Sports Series/Anthology Outstanding Sports Journalism
Outstanding Short Feature Outstanding Long Feature
Outstanding Open/Tease Outstanding New Approaches - Sports Event Coverage
  • Super Bowl XLVII - We Will Rock You Remix, CBS
    • 2013 Open Championship - Fish on Tartan, ESPN
    • 24/7 - Red Wings - Maple Leafs: Road to the Winter Classic, HBO
    • MLB Network Divisional Playoffs - A Field of Dreamers, MLB Network
Outstanding New Approaches - Sports Programming Outstanding New Approaches - Sports Programming Short Format
  • Sports Illustrated - A Boy Helps a Town Heal, SI.com
    • Behind the Mask, Hulu
    • FOX Sports Live - Social Highlight, FS1
    • Nine for IX - Coach, espnw.com
    • Together We Make Football - The Contest, NFL Films
    • Underdogs, SI.com
  • JFK: The Untold NFL History of That Day in Dallas, NFL.com, [NFL Digital Media]
  • NFL UP!, NFL.com, [NFL Ditigal Media]
    • Collegeinsider.com All-Access - Anatomy of a Game Winner - The 2013 CIT Final, collegeinsider.com
    • NFL Films Drawn - Between Takes with Wynton Marsalis, NFL.com
    • Numbers Never Lie Whiteboard - LeBron James can Surpass Michael Jordan, ESPN2
Outstanding Sports Promotional Announcement - Institutional Outstanding Sports Promotional Announcement - Episodic
  • NFL Draft - Leon Sandcastle, NFL Network
    • Formula 1 - Rockstar/Shaken and Stirred vs. Drivers/Austin, NBC/NBCSN
    • HBO Boxing - Fall Boxing Image, HBO
    • MLB Network Prime Time Line Up - Here's to Us, MLB Network
    • NBA Playoffs - will.i.am Playoff Promo, ESPN
    • NFL Draft - Leon Sandcastle, NFL Network
  • NHL on NBCSN - Wednesday Night Rivalry, NBCSN
    • 24/7 – Red Wings - Maple Leafs: Road to the Winter Classic, HBO
    • A Football Life - Life Story, NFL Network
Outstanding Live Sports Coverage in Spanish Outstanding Studio Show in Spanish
  • Rumbo Al Mundial - Costa Rica vs. Mexico, Telemundo
    • Futebol Estelar - La Gran Finale: Leon vs. America, Telemundo
    • Futebol Estelar - Super Clasico: Guadalajara vs. America, Telemundo
    • Liga MX Clausura 2013 season – Final - 2nd Leg America vs. Cruz Azul, UNIVISION
  • Nacion, ESPN Deportes
  • SportsCenter, ESPN Deportes
    • Futbol Picante, ESPN Deportes
    • Lakers en Vivo, Time Warner Cable Deportes
    • Titulares Telemundo, Telemundo


Outstanding Technical Team Remote Outstanding Technical Team Studio
Outstanding Camera Work Outstanding Editing
  • 24/7 – Red Wings - Maple Leafs: Road to the Winter Classic, HBO
  • Hard Knocks - Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals, HBO
    • 2013 PGA Tour - Teases, Golf Channel
    • 24/7 - Pacqiau-Rios, HBO
    • Legendary Nights - The Tale of Gatti-Ward, HBO
    • NBA on TNT - Teases, TNT
The Dick Schaap Outstanding Writing Award Outstanding Music Composition/Direction/Lyrics
  • NFL Films Presents - Yours Truly, Dr. Z, NFL Network, [NFL Films]
    • 24/7 – Red Wings - Maple Leafs: Road to the Winter Classic, HBO
    • E:60 - The Ballad of Bushwacker, ESPN2
    • ESPN Grand Slam Tennis - Wimbledon & US Open, ABC/ESPN
    • Football Night in America - Redskins Name Commentary, NBC
  • Hard Knocks - Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals, HBO, [NFL Films]
    • Against the Tide, Showtime
    • College Football on CBS - The Army-Navy Game, CBS
    • Nine for IX - The Diplomat, ESPN
    • Road to the Super Bowl, NFL Network
Outstanding Live Event Audio/Sound Outstanding Post-Produced Audio/Sound
Outstanding Live Event Graphic Design Outstanding Post-Produced Graphic Design
Outstanding Studio Design/Art Direction Outstanding Production Design/Art Direction
The George Wensel Technical Achievement Award
  • The Premier League - Goal-line technology, NBCSN
    • NASCAR - Gyrocam, NASCAR
    • Pac-12 Networks, PAC-12 Network
    • Multicam, MI/O
    • The 34th America's Cup – AC LOVELINE - "WINGWASH", MLB Network


Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host Outstanding Sports Personality - Play-by-Play
Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Event Analyst
Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Reporter Outstanding On-Air Sports Personality in Spanish

Lifetime Achievement Award

Awards by Network Group

Group Award-Winning Networks Winners
NBC Sports Group NBC, NBC Sports Network, Telemundo 11
Turner Sports TNT, TBS, NBA TV 5
HBO Sports HBO 5
MLB Network 5
Fox Sports FOX 5
NFL Network 4
CBS Sports Showtime, CBS Sports Network 3
America's Cup Event Authority 1
SI.com 1


  1. ^ The nominees for the 35th Annual Sports Emmy Awards The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, March 26, 2014
  2. ^ [1], The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, February 26, 2014