The Olympics in Sochi, Russia, were covered on NBC, NBCSN, CNBC, USA, MSNBC and online and took nine Emmys, while NBC Sports overall took home 17 awards. Super Bowl XLIX won for Outstanding Live Sports Special.
Aside from the Olympics, Fox Sports Live was a big winner with four Emmys. The 2013 FIFA World Cup and ESPN's news magazine took three Emmys each.
Former ESPN President George Bodenheimer, who helped expand the network to a variety of sports-related channels, including ESPN Plus and
The awards were handed out at a ceremony at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City.
A complete list of winners can be found here.