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Edited into 

Tosh.0: Gay Restaurant (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Referenced in 

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Sabrina, the Teenage Boy (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Sabrina.
He Got Game (1998)
Jeff Foxworthy: Totally Committed (1998) (TV Special)
mentions SportsCenter
The King of Queens: Road Rayge (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference by Doug
Everybody Loves Raymond: Be Nice (1999) (TV Episode)
Ray mentions watching the program
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: The Good, the Bad and the Luau (1999) (TV Episode)
Harvey and Salem watch the show.
Frasier: The Dog That Rocks the Cradle (1999) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Bulldog
God, the Devil and Bob: God's Girlfriend (2000) (TV Episode)
"What good is it to be the most powerful being in the universe if, at the end of the day, you're crawling into bed with SportsCenter and a bag of Fritos?"
The Replacements (2000)
Annabelle tells Shane that a clip of the Sentinels' "vomiting thing" appeared on "SportsCenter."
Lucky Numbers (2000)
The Simpsons: Pokey Mom (2001) (TV Episode)
Jack says that he likes to watch "SportsCenter."
ER: A Walk in the Woods (2001) (TV Episode)
Open reference by a character
Frasier: Hooping Cranes (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Everybody Loves Raymond: Ray's Ring (2001) (TV Episode)
Frank comes over, hoping to watch the show
Scrubs: My Last Day (2002) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Scrubs: My Dirty Secret (2003) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Dr. Cox
Burning Annie (2004)
Entourage: Entourage (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Mr 3000 (2004)
fake footage of program
Fever Pitch (2005)
Confessions of an American Bride (2005) (TV Movie)
Ben enjoys watching the program
Herbie Fully Loaded (2005)
Sally bring recorded tape of show to Ray Payton, Sr. house so that Ray, Maggie and herself can watch.
Living Water (2006) (Video)
"Just watching SportsCenter"
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
on TiVo Now Playing list
The Game Plan (2007)
"Hey, I'm on 'SportsCenter' again"
305 (2008)
dialogue
Weeds: Mother Thinks the Birds Are After Her (2008) (TV Episode)
"I watch 'SportsCenter'."
90210: Help Me, Rhonda (2009) (TV Episode)
Ethan describes his life as a SportsCenter reel
ER: Old Times (2009) (TV Episode)
Benton mentions the show
Scrubs: My Nah Nah Nah (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Gossip Girl: Southern Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (2009) (TV Episode)
Nate says he'll catch the highlights of the Mets game he's missing later on SportsCenter
Dancing with the Stars: Round Eight (2009) (TV Episode)
Kenny Mayne appears in "DanceCenter" spoof of This is SportsCenter ad campaign
30 Rock: Mamma Mia (2009) (TV Episode)
Pete says the "Dealbreaker" catch phrase was used on SportsCenter the other night.
Tosh.0: Miss Teen South Carolina (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Tosh
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
When Simmons radios for help in the desert, he asks if they are watching this show
RiffTrax Live: Plan 9 from Outer Space (2009)
Mike: "I'm Bela Lugosi for 'SportsCenter.' Goodnight!"
Tosh.0: Backyard Wrestler (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
Blue Mountain State: Promise Ring (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Nip/Tuck: Willow Banks (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Christian
Blue Mountain State: Pocket P***y (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Middle: Mother's Day (2010) (TV Episode)
Mike: "I'm gonna go watch 'SportsCenter' and let you hang out with your kids."
EWTN Presents Bookmark: Crossing the Goal: Playbook on Our Father (2010) (TV Episode)
Danny notes their set resembles that of ESPN's SportsCenter.
Mike & Molly: Molly Makes Soup (2011) (TV Episode)
Mike: "A hot bowl of soup and SportsCenter - doesn't get better than this, does it?"
Saturday Night Live: Dana Carvey/Linkin Park (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the Church Lady in "Church Chat"
Raising Hope: Baby Monitor (2011) (TV Episode)
Andrew says, "Last night, I got to watch 'SportsCenter' for the first time in years."
General Hospital: Episode #1.12405 (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
16-Love (2012)
Ally says that "SportsCenter" is her favorite TV show.
Scandal: Hell Hath No Fury (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Gideon
Don Friesen: Ask Your Mom (2012) (TV Special)
Friesen mentions trying to catch latest scores on the sly while wife is talking to him.
Saturday Night Live: Seth MacFarlane/Frank Ocean (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Seth Meyers on Weekend Update
Guys with Kids: Chris' New Girlfriend (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Gary
Awkward.: Indecent Exposure (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Orange Is the New Black: Tall Men with Feelings (2013) (TV Episode)
Guards get off duty and head to the bar to watch "SportsCenter."
White Collar: Out of the Frying Pan (2013) (TV Episode)
Neal wonders aloud whether his new handler will be "more 'SportsCenter than 'Masterpiece Theatre.'"
About Last Night (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue
Million Dollar Arm (2014)
Referenced by JB
Cristela: Pilot (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog
Saturday Night Live: Reese Witherspoon/Florence + the Machine (2015) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Leslie Jones during Weekend Update
Rizzoli & Isles: Deadly Harvest (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Golan the Insatiable: On Golan Pond (2015) (TV Episode)
The Knudsens watch Sports Center on a flat screen at the bottom of their hot tub.
Fuller House: A Giant Leap (2016) (TV Episode)
D.J. says, "This is the first time it'll be on 'SportsCenter.'"
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #2.30 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Movies & TV" category
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #2.37 (2016) (TV Episode)
one category is titled "This Is 'SportsCenter'" and is dedicated to the show
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #3.9 (2016) (TV Episode)
one Double Jeopardy! category is titled "Classic 'SportsCenter' Ads'"
Hell's Kitchen: Playing Your Cards Right (2017) (TV Episode)
title on-screen when Neil Everett appears

Featured in 

Scrooged (1988)
The Program (1993)
Celtic Pride (1996)
Mike and Jimmy watch Chris Berman deliver a report on "SportsCenter."
Jerry Maguire (1996)
He Got Game (1998)
The Waterboy (1998)
The Kid (2000)
Like Mike (2002)
This Is SportsCenter (2003) (TV Movie)
Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003)
A clip is featured.
ESPN NFL 2K5 (2004) (Video Game)
Opening scenes before the player begins a football game features the SportsCenter set, shown in PlayStation 2 graphics.
Fever Pitch (2005)
It's seen on a tv as an anchor introduces the segment, in which Jimmy Fallon's character is at spring training acting like a fool
Trust the Man (2005)
Tom watches it on TV
Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005)
Walter watches "MLB: Oakland Athletics vs. Boston Red Sox" on this tv.
The Sentinel (2006)
when pete wakes up in the morning this is what he watches on tv
The Break-Up (2006)
30 Rock: Mamma Mia (2009) (TV Episode)
Pete mentions the show and a clip is shown.
30 for 30: Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL? (2009) (TV Episode)
Several clips are featured.
30 for 30: The U (2009) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
30 for 30: Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks (2010) (TV Episode)
Several clips are featured.
Valentine's Day (2010)
Sean watches "SportsCenter."
30 for 30: No Crossover: The Trial of Allen Iverson (2010) (TV Episode)
A clip is featured.
30 for 30: Straight Outta L.A. (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30: Run Ricky Run (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30: June 17th, 1994 (2010) (TV Episode)
Several clips are featured.
30 for 30: Jordan Rides the Bus (2010) (TV Episode)
A clip is featured.
30 for 30: One Night in Vegas (2010) (TV Episode)
A clip is featured.
30 for 30: The House of Steinbrenner (2010) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
30 for 30: Once Brothers (2010) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
30 for 30: Marion Jones: Press Pause (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30: Pony Excess (2010) (TV Episode)
Several clips are featured.
How Do You Know (2010)
Matty watches "SportsCenter" with Lisa.
30 for 30: The Fab Five (2011) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
Catching Hell (2011)
Clips are featured.
Moneyball (2011)
A clip of "SportsCenter" is featured.
Roll Tide/War Eagle (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips are featured.
Year of the Quarterback: The Marinovich Project (2011) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
40 Minutes of Hell (2012) (TV Movie)
Several clips are featured.
30 for 30: Broke (2012) (TV Episode)
Several clips are featured.
30 for 30: 9.79* (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30: You Don't Know Bo: The Legend of Bo Jackson (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30: Survive and Advance (2013) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
Survive and Advance (2013) (TV Series)
Multiple clips are featured.
Saturday Night Live: Melissa McCarthy/Phoenix (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured in the "Outside the Lines" segment.
30 for 30: Big Shot (2013) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
Grudge Match (2013)
A clip is featured.
30 for 30: The Price of Gold (2014) (TV Episode)
A clip is featured.
30 for 30 Shorts: The Deal (2014) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Andrew Garfield/Mary Lynn Rajskub/Chvrches (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip of report on Doc Rivers press conference
30 for 30 Shorts: Posterized (2014) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jonah Hill/Mayor Rahm Emanuel/Soundgarden (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip of anchor getting confused by graphic on European soccer
30 for 30 Shorts: Kid Danny (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30 Shorts: The Great Trade Robbery (2014) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
30 for 30: The U: Part 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Charlie Day/Jeff Musial/Darius Rucker (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip of Hannah Storm pushing away makeup artist
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Dwayne Johnson/Meghan Trainor/Meghan Trainor ft. John Legend (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip of Neil Everett reporting from the Warriors-Rockets playoff series
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Ben Kingsley/Mike Birbiglia/Senator Lindsey Graham (2015) (TV Episode)
Altered clip in the Hidden Credits segment
30 for 30: Trojan War (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30: Chasing Tyson (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
Creed (2015)
A clip is featured.
30 for 30: The Four Falls of Buffalo (2015) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
30 for 30: The '85 Bears (2016) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
30 for 30: Fantastic Lies (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Russell Crowe/Jonathan Groff/The Lumineers (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip of report on Ernie Els' first hole at the Masters tournament earlier in the day
30 for 30: This Magic Moment (2016) (TV Episode)
Several clips are featured.
30 for 30: Believeland (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
30 for 30: Doc & Darryl (2016) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Morgan Freeman/Norman Reedus/Joe Zimmerman (2017) (TV Episode)
Multiple brief clips in the segment This Week in Words
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jay Leno/Kate Upton/Jason Derulo feat. Ty Dolla $ign (2017) (TV Episode)
Two clips in the segment This Week in Words
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jordan Peele/Claire Foy/Iggy Azalea feat. Anitta (2017) (TV Episode)
Brief clip in the segment This Week in Words

Spoofed in 

BASEketball (1998)
The Simpsons: Homer and Ned's Hail Mary Pass (2005) (TV Episode)
"Jock Center" spoofs "SportsCenter."
Saturday Night Live: Matt Dillon/Arctic Monkeys (2006) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Sport center skit
The Simpsons: Million Dollar Abie (2006) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "JockCenter"
Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '09 (2009) (TV Special)
Spoofed in Sportscenter sketch
Dancing with the Stars: Round Eight: Results (2009) (TV Episode)
Kenny Mayne and Jerry Rice appear in DanceCenter spoof segment
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday: Episode #2.2 (2009) (TV Episode)
In the opening segment, Barack Obama (Fred Armisen) is interviewed by Stuart Scott (Keenan Thompson) on "SportsCenter."
Dancing with the Stars: Round Eight: Results Show (2009) (TV Episode)
A new installment of "DanceCenter"
30 Rock: The Problem Solvers (2009) (TV Episode)
Sports Shouting is a parody of Sports Center.
30 Rock: Plan B (2011) (TV Episode)
one of the shows on the Twinks cable channel is "Gay SportsCenter"
This Ain't ESPN XXX (2011) (Video)
XXX spoof of the news program
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.63 (2012) (TV Episode)
Altered clip depicts the show airing a "Drone Video Play of the Day"
Studio C: Episode #5.7 (2014) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "MattCenter" sketch
Studio C: Episode #5.9 (2014) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "MattCenter" sketch

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