CHICAGO, IL – (March 28, 2022) – NBC Sports Chicago will air and livestream a new weeknight show, Unfiltered with David Kaplan sponsored by PointsBet, starting Monday, April 4 at 6 p.m. Award-winning sportscaster and Football Aftershow host David Kaplan will bring the entertainment to sports talk with his honest take on all teams. Kaplan will dive into trending sports topics, pop culture and candid conversations with players, coaches and insiders.
“Kaplan not only lives, eats, sleeps and breathes sports, but he’s also wildly entertaining. His passionate opinions always get people talking. This high-energy show will be for every type of Chicago fan and we’re excited to blend sports and entertainment,” said John Schippman, VP of Sports Content at NBCUniversal Local Chicago.
Additionally, sports betting will be an important part of every show. Gamblers – novice and experienced – can play along with Kaplan as he breaks down the best play of the night and makes his bets live in the segment Tip of the Kap. Experts from PointsBet will also share betting tips and strategies.
Viewers can watch Unfiltered with David Kaplan on NBC Sports Chicago, nbcsportschicago.com/watchlive and NBC 5 Chicago / WMAQ’s OTT platforms. In the event of a live game or pre/post coverage, the show will only be available on the livestream. Unfiltered with David Kaplan will also be available on demand on NBC Sports Chicago’s YouTube channel and on NBCSportsChicago.com. For more insider details, fans can follow @UnfilteredNBC on Twitter.###
About NBCUniversal Local Chicago
NBCUniversal Local Chicago, a division of NBCUniversal, is the home of NBC 5 (WMAQ-TV), Telemundo Chicago (WSNS-TV) and NBC Sports Chicago. Together, the triopoly serves the incredibly diverse English and Spanish-speaking audiences in the third largest U.S. television market. The NBC and Telemundo owned stations deliver the latest local news, consumer and investigative reports, Chicago’s most accurate forecast and lifestyle content on “Chicago Today.” NBC Sports Chicago, in partnership with the Chicago Blackhawks (NHL), Chicago Bulls (NBA), Chicago White Sox (MLB) and the NBC Sports Group, covers more than 275 live pro games each year with extensive pre/post-game coverage. All original content is available on-air, across streaming platforms, on NBCChicago.com, on TelemundoChicago.com, on NBCSportsChicago.com and on each station’s mobile app.