Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC Female Audience Strong For World Cup ESPN Denies Wanting To Dial Down Olbermann IndyCar Gets Best Cable Audience In Years Xfinity Series Audience Lower On Fox Sports U.S.-Germany Sets Fox Soccer Record Media Notes Discovery Looking To Sublicense Olympic Rights Sources: FS1 Cutting Back News Operation ESPN Changes Format For MLB ASG Reveal
Published December 22, 1994
A NewSport "State of the Sport" feature will focus on "Men's Gymnastics -- Sport in Crisis," a half-hour special premiering Saturday, December 24 at 12:30. It will look at the sport's possible elimination as an NCAA sanctioned event (NewSport)....Liberty Sports' new sports news show, "Press Box," can be seen January 1 across the country. "Press Box" will be a national sports show with regional updates (Liberty Sports)....The Canadian government, looking for ways to protect their recording and magazine industries, will include a punitive tax on U.S. magazines, including Canadian issues of Sports Illustrated (N.Y. TIMES, 12/22).