About The Author

Austin Karp

Austin Karp is assistant managing editor for SportsBusiness Daily/Journal.

Featured Story

Overnight Ratings: New Orleans, Las Vegas Lead Opening Day Of College Bowl Games

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 22 / 14

College bowl season began on Saturday, the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl and Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl leading the way in overnight ratings. Louisiana-Lafayette’s 16-3 win over Nevada in the New Orleans Bowl on ESPN at 11:00am ET drew a 1.6 overnight, up from a 1.4 for the same bowl last ...

Read More

Tags: Research and Ratings

More Stories by this Author

08/23/13
SportsBusiness Daily: Audience Trending Lower For "Fox Sports Live"

FS1's peak audience for its 11:00pm ET edition of "Fox Sports Live" came during its inaugural show last Saturday, as the net averaged 476,000 viewers for the program that had a lead-in from UFC Fight Night. That telecast, which featured Chael Sonnen defeating Shogun Rua in the main card, was FS ...

Tags: Media, Fox, ESPN, UFC

08/22/13
SportsBusiness Daily: Golf Digest Seeing 19% Ad Revenue Gain

While Golf magazine and Golf Digest saw strong gains in advertising revenue during the first half of '13, Golf World saw a 13.5% drop, according to data from the Publishers Information Bureau. Golf Digest saw the biggest gains among major sports publications, with ad revenue up 19%. SI continued its ...

Tags: Research and Ratings

08/21/13
SportsBusiness Daily: USTA's Richmond Discusses U.S. Open Series

The Emirates Airline U.S. Open Series, a collection of nine WTA and ATP hard court events leading up to the U.S. Open, celebrates its 10th anniversary in ’13. While title sponsors have changed and certain markets and tournaments have come and gone, one constant during the U.S. Open Series&rsq ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, USTA, Tennis

08/19/13
SportsBusiness Daily: Overnight Ratings: NFL Preseason, NASCAR

Fox NFL preseason coverage led all sports telecasts over the weekend. The net's Colts-Giants game last night topped all programs with a 4.9 overnight. Fox also earned a 3.5 overnight for Friday night's Buccaneers-Patriots game. ESPN earned a 3.0 for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race from Michigan I ...

Tags: Research and Ratings

08/16/13
SportsBusiness Daily: Asia Is Top Region For EPL TV Dsitribution

The '13-14 EPL season begins Saturday, and the league saw the largest distribution for its TV audience in Asian nations, according to the most recent data from the league during its ’11-12 season. Around 31% of the league’s global audience distribution was in Asia two seasons ago, while ...

Tags: Research and Ratings, English Premier League

08/09/13
SportsBusiness Daily: Final Ratings: Sprint Cup At Pocono, A-Rod Return

ESPN earned a 3.2 rating and 5.1 million viewers for its telecast of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GoBowling.com 400 last Sunday from Pocono Raceway. Those figures are up 10% and 14%, respectively, from a 2.9 rating and 4.4 million viewers last year. ESPN has now seen gains for its first two NASCAR ...

Tags: Media

08/09/13
SportsBusiness Daily: Rochester Ranks As No. 2 Minor League Market

SBD and SBJ next Monday will unveil our biennial ranking of the country’s top minor league markets among more than 225 communities nationwide. It is a project that takes into consideration more than 400 teams and close to 50 leagues as well as almost 250 million fans in total minor league att ...

Tags: Franchises

08/08/13
SportsBusiness Daily: FS1 Could Start In 85.8 Million Homes

Distribution figures for U.S. cable networks during the month of August show that FS1 could launch in 85.8 million homes when it replaces Speed on Aug. 17. That figure would put the net just ahead of Golf Channel in terms of distribution. FS2 also is set to replace Fuel TV soon and could be in arou ...

Tags: Research and Ratings

08/08/13
SportsBusiness Daily: The Jockey Club, FS1 To Ink TV Deal

FS1 and The Jockey Club today will announce a multiyear deal for the soon-to-be-launched cable net to air select races starting in '14. The new package will consist of up to 10 telecasts per year. Each telecast will include two top stakes races. The agreement also includes int’l and Spanish-la ...

08/07/13
SportsBusiness Daily: San Bernardino County No. 4 Minor League Market

SBD and SBJ next Monday will unveil our biennial ranking of the country’s top minor league markets among more than 225 communities nationwide. It is a project that takes into consideration more than 400 teams and close to 50 leagues as well as almost 250 million fans in total minor league atte ...

Tags: Franchises

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug