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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 21 / 14

The 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is currently underway, offering an opportunity for your voice and opinion to be heard. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * What is your biggest gripe with a...

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05/05/97
IS WEBCASTING CATCHING ON? WOODS-MJ TO JOIN CBS.SPORTSLINE?

The cybercasting of sports events by teams and leagues is examined by Mark Hyman of BUSINESS WEEK. In April, the NHL added access to live radio calls of regular-season and playoff games through its We

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, CBS, ESPN, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/05/97
MEDIA NOTES

In Atlanta, the Hawks and the NBA lifted a potential TV blackout of yesterday''s playoff game against the Pistons on Saturday even though 3,000 tickets remained late in the day (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION,

Tags: ABC, Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Atlanta Hawks, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Detroit Pistons, Detroit Red Wings, ESPN, NBA, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

05/05/97
NETWORKS BEGIN TEEING OFF FOR PGA TOUR RIGHTS

Bidding for domestic TV rights to the PGA Tour, which would take effect after the ''98 schedule, was examined by CNBC''s Bob Pisani. Pisani: "Already the Tour''s current TV package is expected to gene

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Nike, PGA Tour, Media, Time Warner, USA Networks, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/02/97
FINAL NETWORK RATINGS FROM LAST WEEKEND'S SPORTS EVENTS

The following lists ratings from last weekend''s network sporting events. All times are eastern. Regional programming indicated with (^). NHL on Fox regional telecasts were Red Wings-Blues, Mighty Duc

Tags: ABC, Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Cablevision, CBS, Champ Car World Series, Chicago Bulls, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, Edmonton Oilers, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, NBC, New Orleans Pelicans, New York Knicks, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Orlando Magic, PBA, PGA Tour, Arizona Coyotes, RDV Sports, Southwest Sports Group, Media, St. Louis Blues, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/02/97
TEAM NEWS & NOTES: LAKERS HAVE PRIORITY OVER DUCKS ON KCAL

L.A.''s KCAL-TV, the Lakers flagship, will air Game One of the Mighty Ducks-Red Wings game today at 4:30pm PT and also telecast Game Four of the Blazers-Lakers first-round series at 7:30pm PT, accordi

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Detroit Red Wings, ESPN, Miami Marlins, Florida Panthers, Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Media, Walt Disney

05/02/97
MEDIA NOTES

ABC Sports will use a Jockey-Cam for the first time at Saturday''s running of the Kentucky Derby. The one-pound, 3.75-ounce camera will be on the cap of Alex Solis, who will ride one of the favorites,

Tags: ABC, ESPN, HBO, NBA, Media, Time Warner, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney, WNBA

05/02/97
RATINGS NEWS & NOTES: BULLS-BULLETS SETS TNT'S SEASON-HIGH

Wednesday''s Game Three of the Bulls-Bullets first-round playoff series from Landover earned TNT a season-high 5.0 rating (Rudy Martzke, USA TODAY, 5/2). In Washington, local broadcast carrier WBDC-TV

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Cablevision, Chicago Bulls, Detroit Pistons, Detroit Red Wings, Madison Square Garden, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Media, St. Louis Blues, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, YankeeNets

05/02/97
NEWS CORP. EXEC RESIGNS; WILL MURDOCH ABANDON SATELLITE TV?

Preston Padden, the Chair of News Corp.''s American Sky Broadcasting, resigned Thursday, "apparently the result of a falling out with [News Corp. Chair Rupert] Murdoch," according to Sallie Hofmeister

Tags: News Corp./Fox, Media

05/02/97
NEWSPORT ENDS OPERATION; SUBSCRIBERS GET NEW CLASSIC CHANNEL

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Tags: American Skiing Co., Cablevision, ESPN, NBC, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

05/01/97
IS MLB TRYING TO GET TEAMS ON SAME PAGE REGARDING WEBCASTS?

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Tags: Houston Astros, Minnesota Wild, MLB, NHL, Media, Toronto Blue Jays

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