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 February 1, 1995
The final rating for the Super Bowl was a 41.3 with a 62 share, officially ranking it 22nd out of the 29 Super Bowl games (N.Y. TIMES, 2/1)....Ticketmaster's entertainment magazine is scheduled to be out by the end of the year. The magazine, still untitled, will cover all events Ticketmaster serves -- entertainment, sporting and music events. Alan Citron, a former L.A. TIMES columnist, will oversee the project (COWLES BUSINESS MEDIA, 1/30)... "CBS This Morning" profiled the Boston Garden and the new Shawmut Center today. New Boston Garden Corp. President Larry Moulter: "Anybody that uses [the Shawmut Center] for a sporting event or a family event will feel at home" (CBS, 2/1)....Prime Sports Radio, the 24-hour all sports network, will go on air in Boston this month at a frequency of 890, just above all-sports WEEI-850. Prime Sports Radio has grown from 12 to 23 cities (BOSTON GLOBE, 2/1).... SportsChannel Ohio has moved to Coaxial Cable's Standard Service and Warner Cable's Variety Plus package in OH, increasing subscribers to 75,979 on Coaxial and 175,154 on Warner (GOULD MEDIA).