CBS/Turner Ratings Up For Elite 8 Games U.S. NHLers Could Boycott Worlds CSN Chicago Rolling Out New Cubs Documentary Golden Knights' Practice Facility To Be Top-Flight Bettman Continues To Be Wary On Olympics Media Notes NHL's Failed Guardian Project Back In Headlines Four Big Tech Companies Bidding For NFL's "TNF" NHL Players Won't Compromise For Olympics CBS/Turner Sweet 16 Overnights Up
Published April 25, 1995
CBS is changing the name of "Eye on Sports" to "The CBS Sports Show" (N.Y. TIMES, 4/25)....HBO Sports President Seth Abraham said despite George Foreman's controversial decision over Axel Schulz, they have experienced "no drop-off in our interest in George." In fact, expect Foreman to fight again July 22 from Germany with Schulz featured in a separate bout (Richard Sandomir, N.Y. TIMES, 4/25). Tonight's USA Network boxing coverage will feature a 900 number for opinions on Foreman-Schulz (USA TODAY, 4/25)....In Philadelphia, Mike Bruton notes that the "NHL on Fox" is getting a "tremendous response" in St. Louis, Detroit and Philadelphia (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 4/25)....Wayne Huizenga and Liberty Sports have invested in the Classic Sports Network, the cable service debuts on May 6 (N.Y. TIMES, 4/25).