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Upcoming Conferences and Events
Published November 1, 1995
Country star Garth Brooks will perform on Fox NFL Sunday's Thanksgiving Special and sing his new song "The Fever" (Fox)....Prism and SportChannel Philadelphia will let fans go on- line during 76ers telecasts. Fans are invited to pick the player of the game at the email@example.com. (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 11/1)....Dick Vitale is contributing a weekly college basketball column on ESPNET SportsZone (ESPN)....Digital Picture and SportsZone have reached a deal where a 15-second spot promoting the Zone will appear within Macintosh and PC CD-ROM versions of Digital's new interactive game, "Quarterback Attack with Mike Ditka." The Digital Pictures banner will be displayed on the front of SportsZone's NFL page during November and December, which will be hot-linked to Digital's Web site (Digital Pictures). ....USA TODAY has inked Gatorade as the first official advertiser on the paper's online service. Gatorade will sponsor the USA TODAY/CNN Top 25 College Football Poll on the Web site (USA TODAY). ....Despite a report in the BOSTON GLOBE, the Red Sox said they have not settled on Kevin Dunn's KSA Communications for their TV rights for next season (Jim Baker, BOSTON HERALD, 10/31).