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Published December 6, 1994
Prime will carry the IHL All-Star game live from Las Vegas on January 18. In addition, Prime will offer six regular-season IHL games to its regional affiliates, as well as extensive playoff coverage (Prime)....Raycom will nationally televise Michigan-Duke basketball on December 10. The game will be seen in 114 markets, including 19 of the top 20. It will be only the fourth college basketball game to be nationally-syndicated (Raycom)....Montgomery Ward & Co. agreed in principle to buy a 4.7% stake in ValueVision, the nation's 3rd-largest home shopping network, for $8M (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 12/6).....The National Sporting Goods Assoc is creating a directory of e-mail addresses for the sporting goods industry for distribution in late '95 (NSGA).