Featured Story

Turner Will Only Stream Soccer Games When It Launches Its OTT Sports Service in '18

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 18 / 17

Turner President David Levy said that viewers should "not expect any games from the other sports for which it owns the rights," such as the NBA or MLB, to appear on its  new OTT sports service  at the outset, according to Kevin Draper of the N.Y. TIMES. Turner unveiled its OTT plans T...

Read More

Tags: Media

More Stories

03/29/00
MLB AIMED TO ALLOW JAPANESE TO WATCH GAME IN PRIMETIME

MLBI VP Jim Small defended the league''s decision to play today''s Cubs-Mets season opener in Tokyo during primetime in Japan, resulting in a 5:00am ET start in the U.S. Small: "With all due respect t

Tags: ABC, Chicago Cubs, MLB, Brooklyn Nets, New York Mets, Orlando Magic, Media, Walt Disney

03/29/00
MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET edition of FSN''s "Fox Sports News" led with Pacers-Nets, followed by Raptors- Cavaliers. Last night''s 11:00pm ET editions of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" and ESPN'

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Cablevision, Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Cavaliers, Colorado Rockies, ESPN, Indiana Pacers, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Miami Heat, MLB, NBC, Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks, NHL, PGA Tour, Phoenix Suns, Sports Illustrated, Media, Toronto Raptors, Walt Disney

03/29/00
MLB TO TAKE MAJORLEAGUEBASEBALL.COM PUBLIC? LEAGUE EYES IPO

D''Backs Managing General Partner and Suns CEO Jerry Colangelo said yesterday that MLB "is likely to go public" in the next two to three years, followed by the NBA, according to Jennifer Allen of BRID

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Arizona Diamondbacks, MLB, NBA, Phoenix Suns, Media

03/28/00
MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET edition of FSN''s "Fox Sports News" led with the completion of The Players Championship, followed by Mavs-Jazz. Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of CNN/SI''s "Spor

Tags: ABC, Atlanta Braves, ESPN, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Minnesota Timberwolves, MLB, NASCAR, Nationwide Insurance, NBC, NCAA, NFL, San Antonio Spurs, Sports Illustrated, Media, Toronto Raptors, Utah Jazz, Walt Disney

03/28/00
BREAKFAST AT SAWGRASS: NBC GOES ALL OUT WITH TPC COVERAGE

USA TODAY''s Harry Blauvelt reports that during NBC''s early morning coverage of yesterday''s completion of the final round of The Players Championship (TPC), a "computer foul-up" at 10:00am ET result

Tags: CBS, NBA, NBC, NCAA, PGA Tour, Media, Viacom

03/28/00
NETWORK NEWS: FREEZE OUT IN NEW ENGLAND; RED WINGS PULLED

Fox Sports New England (FSNE) "outraged Boston University followers and other viewers" Sunday by "pulling the plug" on its coverage of the Boston Univ-St. Lawrence Univ. NCAA Men''s hockey tournament

Tags: ABC, Boston Bruins, Boston Celtics, Cablevision, CBS, Colorado Avalanche, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, Madison Square Garden, Milwaukee Bucks, NCAA, NHL, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

03/28/00
SPORTS ON THE WEB: ONLINE EXEC QUESTIONS NBA'S WEB STRATEGY

Internet sports sites "helped drive much of this year''s growth" in attendance at the SportelAmerica convention in Miami, and DAILY VARIETY''s Mary Sutter wrote that during one panel on sports broadca

Tags: MLB, NBA, Media, Yahoo

03/27/00
MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET edition of FSN''s "Fox Sports News," and the 11:00pm ET editions of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" and ESPN''s "SportsCenter" all led with the Univ. of NC-Univ. of Tul

Tags: ABC, ESPN, LPGA, Madison Square Garden, MLB, Nabisco, NASCAR, NCAA, New York Jets, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

03/27/00
CRTC APPROVES CTV'S NETSTAR BID, BUT NET MUST SELL SPORTSNET

The Canadian Radio-TV and Telecom Commission (CRTC) approved CTV''s C$490M bid for NetStar Friday, but told CTV that it must sell SportsNet "within the year," according to William Houston of the Toron

Tags: CBC, ESPN, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Canucks Sports and Entertainment, Media, Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto Raptors, Vancouver Canucks, Walt Disney

03/27/00
COME MONDAY, NBC WILL BE ALRIGHT: NET CONCLUDES TPC TODAY

Despite inclement weather forcing the conclusion of The Players Championship (TPC) to be postponed until this morning, NBC''s coverage of yesterday''s fourth round, which featured Tiger Woods in conte

Tags: CBS, ESPN, NBA, NBC, NCAA, PGA Tour, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug