The Stadium Series game between the Rangers and Islanders averaged 1.6 million viewers, the most for a regular season game since the league returned in 2021.
Golic Jr. confirmed the news and his excitement to be heard daily on radio earlier this week on X.
Barnes, the former 14-year NBA pro who played for the Kings twice, will no longer appear on NBC Sports California's pre-and post-game coverage of the Kings.
"I will never understand someone who is incredibly wealthy, opts into working in the space, and then simply...complains about how useless the space is."
"We created Apple Sports to give sports fans...an app that delivers fast access to scores and stats, for users to stay up to date with their...
Former big leaguers Steven Brault, Jordy Mercer and Alex Presley join the network as in-studio analysts, while Hannah Mears joins as a sideline reporter.
"I had a four year offer with player option for the same money to be a starter for a different team. FOH 'saved my career'."
Jim 'Bones' Mackay will serve as NBC's lead golf analyst for the PGA Tour Mexico Open while his partner, Justin Thomas, takes the event off.
The broadcast reached 11.6 million unique viewers across networks, up 20 percent vs. last year. Its average of 5.5 million viewers was up 14 percent YoY.
"We found that the in-season tournament weeks saw an uptick and that carried over for every week since. It reinforces that much of the viewing is...