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SPORTSLINE USA REPORTS RECORD FIRST QUARTER PERFORMANCE

          SportsLine USA announced a record revenue and site
     traffic for the first quarter ended March 31.  Revenue
     increased 359% to $6.79M in the first quarter '98 from
     $1.48M during the same period of '97.  SportsLine's net loss
     for the quarter was $9.01M or $0.56 per share, compared to
     $6.23M or $0.67 per share in the first quarter of '97.  The
     company's financial results for all periods have been
     adjusted retroactively to include the results of GolfWeb,
     which SportsLine acquired in January '98.  Traffic to
     SportsLine's Web sites during the first quarter of '98 grew
     383% to 4.22 million page views per day, compared to 875,000
     per day during the same period of '97.  Average daily visits
     increased 417% to 656,000, compared to 127,000 last year.  
          ADVERTISING: Ad revenue during the first quarter of '98
     grew to approximately $4.42M, an increase of 465% over the
     same period in '97.  During the quarter, SportsLine added
     such advertisers as British Airways, Campbell's Soup, Godiva
     Chocolate, DuPont, BMW, Saturn, Comdisco, Nextel, Mazda,
     LifeSavers and RCA.  SportsLine netted about $2.3M in ad
     revenue from major sponsors of CBS SportsLine's Olympic Web
     pages.  SportsLine's "E-Commerce" revenue also grew during
     the quarter, to $467,000, an increase of 198% (SportsLine).
     
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