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Twitter To Stream Live, Out-Of-Market MLB, NHL Games; New Highlight Show To DebutPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 25 / 16
Twitter has struck a far-reaching deal with MLBAM in which it will stream live, weekly out-of-market games for both MLB and the NHL. There also will be a new, exclusive nightly multisport highlights show in collaboration with 120 Sports, of which MLBAM is a founding partner. The deal extends a recen...
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For weekend overnights, see (#28)....In San Diego, Jay Posner wrote that ESPN "appeared to be on top of the news all day" with its coverage of the NFL Draft on Saturday. Posner noted that the "comment
Fox''s telecast of Wayne Gretzky''s final game yesterday scored a 2.5/6 overnight Nielsen rating, which is 78.5% over Fox''s current season-to-date NHL average of a 1.4/3. The rating is Fox''s highest
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The following lists final national and cable Nielsen ratings from recent sporting events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR Blue Grass Stakes & Wood Memo. 10-Apr ABC 5:00-6:00pm 1.3/4 CBS Specia
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