New York, NY – March 28, 2018 – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 39th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards.
Nominations were announced in 40 categories including Outstanding Live Sports Special, Live Sports Series and Playoff Coverage, three Documentary categories, Outstanding New Media, Outstanding Play-by-Play Announcer, and Studio Host, among others.
- Outstanding Trans-media Sports Coverage (the crossover between television and online coverage)
- Outstanding Live Graphic Design
- The George Wensel Technical Achievement Award for use of Augmented Reality to show in-game models during broadcasts.
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