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Published May 8, 1995
The NHL is expected to announce today that it has signed a deal with CBS/Fox Home Video to market and distribute NHL home video products. The league has also signed Mennen to a multi- year sponsorship deal that includes a commitment to buy media time during NHL broadcasts on Fox and ESPN (AD AGE, 5/8 issue)....The NHLPA now has a World Wide Web site. Address: http://www.nhlpa. com (NHLPA).... TVN, a direct-to-home satellite TV pay-per-view service has announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with NFL Enterprises to transmit "NFL Sunday Ticket," a subscription package of regular season games (TVN)....TSN has announced that it has added 15 games to its '95 Expos schedule (Montreal GAZETTE, 5/6)....SportsChannel Regional Network is introducing a redesigned logo this week at the NCTA (SportsChannel)....HBO's debut of "Tyson" on Saturday, April 29 received a 16.0 rating in HBO's universe, topping all four major networks in HBO homes (HBO).... Ratings for the first three Marlins games on Channel 33 were 4.9 -- up from 4.7 for the first three games last season (MIAMI HERALD, 5/7)....NFL Films will be the centerpiece of tonight's Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema. The company is being noted for its "artistic influence on Hollywood" (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 5/8).