Oct 14, 2021
It's been a banner year for the WNBA. Ratings are up big, the postseason has been thrilling, and the league is loaded with a fun mix of veteran and rising stars.
This was also the 25th anniversary of the league and its primary broadcast rightsholder, ESPN, has enjoyed numerous opportunities to tell cool stories during live broadcasts about the history of the league.
On this episode of the show, we're going behind the scenes to take a look at the production of this year's WNBA Finals and reflect back on the exciting season it was with ESPN senior managing producer Sara Gaiero. We discuss some of the highlights of the season, the changing face of production models at ESPN, and look ahead at the future of the league on ESPN's air.
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