play-by-play

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play-by-play

(plā′bī-plā′)
adj.
Being or giving a detailed running account of the action of an event, especially a sports event, as it occurs.
n.
A detailed commentary of an event as it unfolds.

play-by-play

adj
(of a sports commentary) reporting details of every phase of the match as its happens

play′-by-play′



adj.
1. pertaining to or being a sequential account of each incident or act of an event, as in sports.
n.
2. a detailed and sequential description of a sports contest or other event.
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We knew we had a special product when we saw the infectious joy and huge smiles that kids had when playing with early ESPN Play by Play prototypes, but the response from consumers has been simply overwhelming.
The National Parenting Center also honored the ESPN Play by Play with a Seal of Approval award.
Palace Sports and Entertainment (PS&E) Network Services has received local Emmy Award nominations in three categories for the year 2000: Sports Play by Play (for Detroit Pistons basketball), Educational & Instructional (for The Pistons Weekly television program) and Program Segment (for their segment featuring Jerry Stackhouse).
1996 - Sports Play by Play nomination for Detroit Pistons basketball.
The whole industry has underestimated how strong this thing can be,'' said Neil Wasserman, vice president of the retail division at Play by Play.
The ESPN Play by Play is a visually dynamic product that enables children to enjoy the adrenaline rush produced either by being the center of attention on the field or calling the shots in the broadcast booth.
The ESPN Play by Play lets kids transform from spectators to commentators by allowing them to play well-known sports sounds commonly heard in stadiums and arenas while they announce their own play-by-play.
on Play By Play Toys and Novelties (NASDAQ:PBYP) and issued the following to its members.
Play By play announced a Pokemon license agreement, that will offer no revenues for up to on year according to Analyst Jeff Dabbs, of Kerchville & Co.
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Torres, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Play By Play, commented, "We are pleased to announce the acquisition of TLC Gift Company, which will enhance our position as a global player in the amusement and retail markets.
Play By Play has license agreements with most of the major corporations engaged in the children's entertainment character business, including The Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros.