College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
The NFL is repositioning its Sunday Ticket pay satellite TV package with an upcoming $2M print and TV campaign "that appeals to more parochial fans," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. The campai
In FL, Sunshine Network GM Jim Liberatore said that he "expects the Panthers to keep their broadcasts" on SportsChannel FL next season for $2.8M, "rather than accept a nearly" $5M offer from Sunshine,
In N.Y., Elsen & Crudele write, "The beginning of the end for WBIS+ TV is expected to come today as Paxson Communications announces its $260 million purchase of the business news and sports station."
The PGA Tour announced yesterday it has concluded TV rights negotiations. The TV deal gives it three broadcast partners and three cable partners, from 1999 until 2002. WHO GETS WHAT: CBS leads the way
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) last week filed two lawsuits in U.S. District Court against people in South Carolina and Canada, who it claims are "cybersquatters," according to Bill Koenig of t
Former NBC/Paramount Chair Brandon Tartikoff, along with distributor Litton Syndications and Second City are "mining" newfound weekend late-night time-slot vacancies to bring a new sitcom, "The Sports
The following lists ratings from last weekend''s network sporting events. All times are eastern. Regional programming indicated with (^). Saturday''s CBS Sports Show was the NCAA Women''s Gymnastics C
In Houston, local viewers spent at least $1M -- "and probably much, much more" -- purchasing the first two games of the Rockets-Suns series on PPV for $19.95 per game, according to David Barron of the
AOL and ABC Sports will produce a sports area on AOL''s Sports Channel offering access to a variety of ABC sporting events, according to AD AGE. ABC and AOL will jointly sell ads on the service and wi
ME-based Gould Media has released "Revenues From Sports Venues: 1997 Edition," a follow-up to its initial research report published in December ''95. In the 160-page volume, Gould Media provides a com