CSN to debut live, weekly Bulls/NBA interactive discussion show 'Full Court Press'

CSN to debut live, weekly Bulls/NBA interactive discussion show 'Full Court Press'
February 5, 2013, 5:00 pm
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“Full Court Press presented by Buffalo Wild Wings,” co-hosted by Mark Schanowski & Kendall Gill, to premiere Tuesday, February 12 LIVE at 5:00 PM

CSNChicago.com to provide a fully-interactive Live Chat for every show, along with heavy social media interaction, plus - live commentary from Bulls “Insider” Aggrey Sam

Chicago, IL (February 5, 2013) -- Comcast SportsNet, the television home for the most games and most comprehensive coverage of the Chicago Bulls, has announced it will debut a new, live, weekly series entitled Full Court Press presented by Buffalo Wild Wings, dedicated to the latest Bulls and NBA news, player/team analysis and much more starting next week. The debut airing of Full Court Press will take place on Tuesday, February 12 -- LIVE at 5:00 PM, exclusively on Comcast SportsNet.

Full Court Press will be co-hosted by Comcast SportsNet’s Bulls Pre/Post Game Live tandem of Mark Schanowski and Kendall Gill, along with commentary & insight from CSNChicago.com’s Bulls “Insider” Aggrey Sam, plus – special guests (including players, coaches and General Managers) from the local/national basketball scene are also scheduled to appear each week.

This weekly, half-hour studio show will closely examine and address every key Bulls/NBA breaking news item, roster move and more in “BullsTalk” segments, along with providing exclusive player/coach/front office personnel interviews, extensive video highlights and expert analysis from reporters/columnists/additional basketball authorities from around the country – all with an emphasis on how what’s happening in the NBA affects the Bulls. From February 12 to the end of regular season in mid-April, Full Court Press will air live every Tuesday afternoon at 5:00 PM with an 11:30 PM replay on Tuesday evenings (additional re-airs can also be seen throughout the week; visit csnchicago.com/tvlisting for listings updates).

From an online standpoint, Comcast SportsNet’s website, CSNChicago.com, will provide a LIVE CHAT every Tuesday at 5:00 PM that will enable viewers to directly interact with the Full Court Press crew and show guests by generating show content through Twitter utilizing the hashtag #FCPCSN -- along with the Twitter handles of Schanowski (@MarkSchanowski), Gill (@KendallG13), Sam (@CSNBullsInsider) and “BullsTalk” (@BullsTalkCSN) -- to share fan perspectives and opinion. Plus, fans can follow Comcast SportsNet (@CSNChicago) and Bulls game analyst Stacey King (@Sky21King) throughout the season for the latest Bulls/NBA updates & commentary. In addition, CSNChicago.com will launch a special Full Court Press page that will not only host the live chat, but will also include video, polls, news and a Twitter module, aggregating all #Bulls, #BullsTalk and #FCPCSN tweets.