Quote of the Day

"The best part of today is that I don't have to talk to you again, Steve."
-- Former Maple Leafs President & GM Brian Burke, to Toronto Sun columnist Steve Simmons, during Burke's farewell press conference. (CBC.ca, 1/12)
Monday January 14, 2013 Vol. 19 — No. 86 Print This Issue

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  • Selling The Drama

    CBS topped the four NFL Divisional Playoff games over the weekend with a 23.8 overnight Nielsen rating for the Patriots’ 41-28 win over the Texans yesterday. That figure is down 13% from a 27.4 overnight for Fox’ Giants-Packers in the Sunday late window last year, which remains the best overnight for a Divisional game on any net since Fox earned a 28.6 rating for Panthers-Cowboys in ’97. Boston led all markets with a 50.5 local rating, followed by Providence with a 42.4 rating. Houston ranked third with a 39.3 local rating. Meanwhile, Fox earned a 21.3 overnight for the Falcons’ last-second win over the Seahawks in the early window yesterday, up 3% from CBS’ Ravens-Texans last year. Fox earned an 18.7 overnigh ...

  • Linked Up

    The golf world's worst-kept secret is official: Nike signs Rory McIlroy to a multiyear deal.

  • Diving Into Their Pockets

    Dolphins to privately finance stadium upgrades if local, state gov't does not change tax laws.

  • Nice To See You Again

    Fans across the league flock to the opening day of NHL training camps.

  • California Dreamin'

    New Sacto group proposes to buy Kings, build $400M arena.

  • No Stone Unturned

    ACC exploring financial benefits of launching its own network.

  • Step By Step

    Armstrong following “calculated plan" to fix his image.

  • Rebels With A Cause

    Proposed new 60,000-seat UNLV stadium would have a 100-yard long videoboard.

  • Courting New Fans

    Australian Open capitalizing on tennis' growing interest in China.

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