Scott Van Pelt on SportsCenter’s role with no sports: “We’re a comfortable place for people to come”

Hosting a show featuring sports highlights and analysis seems like a near-impossible task during the COVID-19 sports shutdown. Yet ESPN has somehow managed to fill plenty of airtime with editions of SportsCenter during the past two months. Under these circumstances, no SportsCenter anchor is probably more in the spotlight than Scott Van Pelt, who hosts a nightly 11 p. m. ET version of the show featuring him front and center. Currently, Van Pelt’s SportsCenter occupies what might be the most important slot on ESPN’s schedule, Sundays at 11 p.

Read more at:

What do you think?

50 points
Upvote Downvote

Written by Awful Announcing

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

The Last Dance ratings are slightly down, but still average over 5 million viewers across Episodes 7 and 8

Premier Lacrosse League embraces structural flexibility to salvage 2020 season