HBO will team with Sports Illustrated and Endgame Entertainment to produce a new sports documentary series.
"Sport in America: Our Defining Stories" is a multipart series scheduled to air in 2013. Sports Illustrated will run editorial packages in conjunction with the programs.
The production company Playground also will work on the series. Endgame Entertainment's James D. Stern and Adam Del Deo will be co-directors. Stern, Del Deo, Playground's Colin Callender and SI's Terry McDonell will serve as executive producers.