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Josh Murray , a former minor league baseball player and the brother of Chiefs rookie QB Aaron Murray , last night was selected as the winner of ABC’s “The Bachelorette” ( Mult., 7/28 ).

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11/15/96
THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY'S BLACKOUT MONITOR

The following NFL games failed to sell out this weekend and will be blacked out in their home markets (THE DAILY). GAME LOCAL TIME NETWORK Cincinnati at Buffalo 1:00 NBC Miami at Houston 3:00 NBC New

Tags: ESPN, NBC, New York Jets, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

11/15/96
MEDIA NOTES

The New York Times and Boston Globe sites on the World Wide Web have produced a site devoted to the 50-year old rivalry between the Knicks and Celtics. "Knicks/Celtics: One-on-One" can be found at htt

Tags: Boston Celtics, Cablevision, HBO, New York Knicks, Showtime, Media, Time Warner

11/15/96
CNN/SI LOOKS TO CAST A WIDER NET THAN COMPETITORS

Media writers continued to preview CNN/SI, the all-sports network set to launch December 12. In Philadelphia, Mike Bruton looks at CNN/SI under the header, "CNN/SI Insists It Won''t Be Like Those Othe

Tags: ABC, CBS, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nielsen, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

11/14/96
NETWORK NEWS & NOTES: WILL HTS FACE LOSSES FOR TEAM DEALS?

Fox Sports Net''s bid to take over broadcast rights for the Bullets, Caps and Orioles from HTS is analyzed by Michael Burgi of MEDIAWEEK. Fox filed suit against the teams for rejecting its offer for r

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, News Corp./Fox, Nielsen, Media, Walt Disney

11/14/96
WESTINGHOUSE CREATES MEDIA STAND-ALONE ENTITY

Westinghouse Electric Corp. will spin off its industrial assets into a separate company "to become a pure broadcasting entity, with CBS as its flagship property," according to Sallie Hofmeister of the

Tags: ABC, CBS, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

11/14/96
CNN/SI TO TURN DOWN 'DA NOISE TO OFFER NEWS FANS CAN USE?

CNN/SI held a news conference yesterday in which they revealed details of its all-sports network debuting December 12. CNN/SI Exec Jim Walton and CNN/SI Managing Editor Steve Robinson said CNN/SI will

Tags: American Express, Cablevision, DaimlerChrysler, ESPN, Oakland Athletics, Sports Illustrated, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Walt Disney

11/14/96
MEDIA NOTES

NBC Sports and the NBA present the "Nike Presents Hoop-It- Up" special this Saturday, November 16, from 5-6:00pm ET. The special follows the teams who captured the World Finals competition (Hoop-It-Up

Tags: Cablevision, HBO, MLB, NBA, NBC, Nike, Media, Time Warner

11/13/96
LEAGUE BIRTHDAY VIDEO, "NBA AT 50," IN THE AIR TONIGHT

In celebration of the NBA''s 50th anniversary, "NBA at 50" will air tonight on TNT at 8:00pm ET and 10:00pm ET. The documentary, hosted by Denzel Washington, "serves as a wonderful refresher for older

Tags: NBA, Media, TBS/TNT

11/13/96
MEDIA NOTES

The Bears agreed to a three-year extension through the ''99 season with Chicago CBS affil, WBBM-TV. The deal calls for two weekly programs and at least two exhibition games each year (CHICAGO TRIBUNE,

Tags: ABC, CBS, Chicago Bears, NBC, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

11/13/96
USA NETWORK AND NBC EXTEND RYDER CUP AGREEMENT THROUGH 2005

USA Network and NBC have extended their agreement to televise the Ryder Cup through 2005. In addition to designation as the exclusive cable carrier of the Ryder Cup, USA also has the rights to air Ryd

Tags: ESPN, NBC, PepsiCo, Media, USA Networks, Walt Disney

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