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 Chargers, Raiders Meet With L.A. Officials 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
Published May 26, 1995
Times Mirror announced that it will stop publishing the Baltimore Evening Sun on September 15 (AD AGE ONLINE, 5/26)....Prime Sports' "Press Box" will move to 10pm beginning June 1 (Prime).... St. Louis' KTVI-Channel 2's deal for the Rams' exhibition TV rights is said to be worth $500,000 (ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, 5/26)....The SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS's Colin Seymour says not to expect Steve Albert to be back as the Warriors' TV play-by-play man, with A's voice Greg Papa having the inside track to replace him. Albert is said to be "entertaining offers" to return to New York (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS, 5/26)....U.S. West and Time Warner are "at loggerheads" over how to restructure U.S. West's 25.5% ownership in Time Warner. At stake are control of Time Warner cabe systems, as well as HBO and the Warner studios (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 5/26).