Revisit an unprecedented year in sports & look ahead with SiriusXM’s year-end specials

In a year that shook up the sports world, the SiriusXM’s sports channels are looking back on some of 2020’s best moments and interviews.

Jackie Kolgraf
December 21, 2020

In a year like no other, people, businesses, and countless industries were forced to adapt, and the sports world was no exception. Throughout the week, SiriusXM’s sports channels will look back on some of 2020’s biggest stories and interviews, predicting what 2021 has up its sleeve and remembering the heroes we lost along the way.

SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio

21 Breakout Stars of 2021

Kyle Elfrink, Ray Flowers, and our team of analysts will tell you which players are going to burst on to the scene and win fantasy sports leagues in 2021 when this special takes over SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio (Ch. 87) on December 31 at 8pm ET and January 1 at 2pm ET.

2021 Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft

Our Fantasy Baseball analysts will compete in the first mock draft of the season and set the early values for players who have signed with new teams when this can’t-miss special for any fantasy fan kicks off on December 31 at 10pm ET and January 1 at 8am, 12pm, and 6pm ET.

MLB Network Radio

Best of Virtual Winter Meetings

MLB took the Winter Meetings Virtual this year, and MLB Network Radio (Ch. 89) brought you there… which is everywhere. All Access subscribers can hear from some of the best Managers and General Managers in baseball (as well as all other MLB Network Radio programs) as they preview the 2021 season.

MLB Year in Review

In a truly unique baseball year, MLB Network Radio looks back at a 60-game sprint to the World Series. Featuring interviews with Mike Trout, NL MVP Freddie Freeman, AL Cy Young Winner Shane Bieber, and more, don’t miss this dive into a particularly strange season.

Best of Awards Week

Hear from NL MVP Freddie Freeman, NL Cy Young Winner Trevor Bauer, AL Cy Young Winner Shane Bieber, AL Rookie of the Year Kyle Lewis, NL Manager of the Year Don Mattingly, and AL Manager of the Year Kevin Cash as they talk to MLB Network Radio about winning their awards.


College Football Playoff Preview

In advance of the college football playoffs, hear your favorite ESPNU Radio (Ch. 84) hosts recap all four teams’ seasons, weigh in on their predictions, and preview the semifinals matchups.

SiriusXM NFL Radio

Top 10 Stories of 2020

SiriusXM All Access subscribers can enjoy an instant replay of your favorite football headlines of the year during this three-hour special hosted by Bill Lekas on SiriusXM NFL Radio (Ch. 88).

The Best of Brett Favre

Celebrate a retrospective on one of football’s icons as Bruce Murray looks back at Brett Favre’s best moments. Hear the one-hour special on January 1 at 12am and January 2 at 8am ET.

SiriusXM NBA Radio

Top 10 NBA Stories of the Year

The NBA lost two icons to start 2020 as longtime NBA Commissioner David Stern and NBA legend Kobe Bryant both passed away in January of this year. From our tributes to both men, through basketball in a bubble, social unrest, and eventually a Lakers title, join NBA Radio as we remember the most unique 12 months in league history on SiriusXM NBA Radio (Ch. 86). Listeners with an All Access subscription can hear this special and more exclusive basketball coverage on SiriusXM NBA Radio.

SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

2020 Season in Review: A Dialed-In Special

On SiriusXM NASCAR Radio (Ch. 90), join Claire B. Lang for a 3-day, 3-part retrospective of the entire NASCAR season. Every race is covered with highlights and post-race interviews. All Access subscribers can hear it all when it broadcasts at 7pm ET on December 31 and January 1.

Mad Dog Sports Radio

End-of-Year Special

A look back on a year of sports in a pandemic, beginning with the sports shut-down in March, followed by sports’ gradual return, to the eventual triumph of crowning champions with Mad Dog Sports Radio’s (Ch. 82) retrospective on December 31 from 6pm ET on, and January 1.

SiriusXM Fight Nation

Busted Open’s Virtual Holiday Party

Dave LaGreca, WWE Hall of Famers Bully Ray and Mark Henry, and ECW Legend Tommy Dreamer celebrate the season with a holiday bash featuring special guests, Busted Open’s Biggest Fan Contest, and more on SiriusXM Fight Nation (Ch. 156).

Top Stories of the Year

As 2020 winds down, Unlocking the Cage with Jimmy SmithBusted Open, and The Ak and Barak Show will revisit the year’s biggest stories in MMA, pro wrestling, and boxing, respectively.