Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel Season 24
S24 E01Jan 31, 2018
Episode 1 Jan 31, 2018 Segments include a visit with the St. Brown family, a football version of basketball's Ball family; an interview with former tennis star Margaret Court; and a look at the economic woes of athletes in low profile sports in the Olympics.
S24 E02Mar 1, 2018
Episode 2 Mar 1, 2018 An updated look at the program's award-winning 2004 expose on the enslavement of trafficked children as jockeys in the Middle Eastern sport of camel racing. Also: a report on concussions in pro hockey; and an interview with NBA analyst Doris Burke.
S24 E03Mar 28, 2018
Episode 3 Mar 28, 2018 Segments include an interview with Shaquille O'Neal and his second career as a businessman; a meeting with Amy Van Dyken, a former swimmer paralyzed from the waist down following an ATV accident; a chat with drag racer John Force; and revisiting a report on foul-ball injuries in baseball.
S24 E04Apr 25, 2018
Episode 4 Apr 25, 2018 Former All-Star Derek Jeter opens up about his second act as Miami Marlins CEO. Plus, John Frankel looks at the shocking rates of student-athlete abuse by NCAA coaches, and Mary Carillo meets Nebraska's top-ranked women’s bowling team.
S24 E05May 23, 2018
Episode 5 May 23, 2018 [HBO] HD. Segments: NFL concussion settlement; interview with Royce White; NY Times crossword puzzle master Will Shortz.
S24 E06Jun 20, 2018
Episode 6 Jun 20, 2018 [HBO] HD. Segments: Critics of Putin at the 2018 World Cup in Russia; the Men in Blazers talk soccer; a look at the Robotics World Championship.
S24 E07Jul 25, 2018
Episode 7 Jul 25, 2018 [HBO] HD. Segments: Filipino freedivers; Rams coach Sean McVay; NFL guard and now-doctor Laurent Duvernay-Tardif; minor-league baseball salaries.
S24 E08Aug 22, 2018
Episode 8 Aug 22, 2018 [HBO] HD. Segments: Women as decoration in sports; the extreme danger faced by Nepalese Sherpas on Mount Everest; "Tennis Jester" Mansour Bahrami.
S24 E09Sep 26, 2018
Episode 9 Sep 26, 2018 Retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. begins his second act as an analyst for NBC; one-armed golfer Tommy Morrissey dominates the youth circuit; the rise and influence of strength and conditioning coaches in college football.
S24 E10Oct 24, 2018
Episode 10 Oct 24, 2018 The police shooting of a teen football player; a philanthropist's mission to restore the U.S. to chess glory; an update on former NFL player Jon Dorenbos.
S24 E11Nov 21, 2018
Episode 11 Nov 21, 2018 [HBO] HD. Segments: Youth sports boom is leaving some kids behind; Russia's military Olympics; Rick Welts; adaptive paragliding.
S24 E12Dec 19, 2018
Episode 12 Dec 19, 2018 A look at the most significant stories from 2018; the Sherpas of Mount Everest; the NHL concussion crisis; college football conditioning coaches; profiles of Doris Burke, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Margaret Court.