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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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FINAL NETWORK RATINGS FOR LAST WEEKEND'S SPORTS EVENTS

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Tags: ABC, CBS, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, NBC, NCAA, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Nissan, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

03/07/97
NETWORK NEWS & NOTES: FOX SPORTS WEST INKS DIRECTV DEAL

Fox Sports West 2 and DirecTV have reached a distribution agreement to launch the RSN on DirecTV''s programming line-up beginning March 28 (FSW). In L.A., Larry Stewart notes the "deal gives frustrate

Tags: ABC, DirecTV, ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

03/07/97
MEDIA NOTES

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Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, General Motors, MLS, NASCAR, PBA, R J Reynolds, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

03/07/97
CHISOX, MARINERS AND A'S LEAD THE WAY FOR FX/FOX SPORTS NET

FX and Fox Sports Net released its telecast schedule for the first half of their inaugural season of MLB coverage, which includes Monday and Thursday night games. FX''s Monday night lineup and Fox Spo

Tags: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Cincinnati Reds, Colorado Rockies, Miami Marlins, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, New York Mets, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Oakland Athletics, Philadelphia Phillies, Seattle Mariners, Media, Toronto Blue Jays, YankeeNets

03/07/97
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Tags: Chicago Bulls, Colorado Avalanche, Miami Marlins, Los Angeles Dodgers, Milwaukee Bucks, Montreal Canadiens, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Media, UPN

03/07/97
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Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Philadelphia Flyers, Media

03/06/97
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Tags: Green Bay Packers, Media

03/06/97
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Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Media

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MEDIA NOTES

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Tags: Cincinnati Bengals, ESPN, NCAA, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

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Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, NCAA, Media, SportsLine.com, Viacom, Walt Disney

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