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Who stands above all others in the sports business world? Submit your entry for the '15 SPORTS BUSINESS AWARDS by Friday, January 9 . We’re looking for the best in 15 categories, including: Sports Media Sports Television Digital Sports Media To see the full list of categorie...

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03/21/97
NASCAR TEARS THE ROOF OFF; BANS CAMERAS ON TOP OF CARS

Rooftop cameras, "which have provided what are generally considered the most compelling TV views of stock- car racing," have been banned from the sport "for the foreseeable future," according to Richa

Tags: Anheuser Busch, DaimlerChrysler, NASCAR, Media, TNN

03/21/97
MICHAEL CHANG APPROACHES THE NET

A site on the World Wide Web dedicated to Michael Chang, presented by Prince and created and managed by the Chang family, was launched yesterday. The site includes statistics, biographical information

Tags: Reebok, Media

03/21/97
MEDIA NOTES

In Boston, Howard Manly reports that the details "are sketchy, but the Fabulous Sports Babe is taking her act from ESPN studios" to NYC, where her show will air on ABC Sports Radio starting in May (BO

Tags: ABC, AHL, Cablevision, Canadian Broadcasting Corp., Comcast-Spectacor, Detroit Pistons, ESPN, MLB, MLS, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

03/21/97
IS LEMIEUX THE NEXT ATHLETE TO SUE SPORTS-TALK RADIO?

The Penguins'' Mario Lemieux "could be the next player to take a [sports-talk radio] station to court," according to a report in the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. Chuck Greenberg, Lemieux''s attorney, has

Tags: Pittsburgh Penguins, Media

03/21/97
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. For the NCAA Men''s Basketball Tournament on CBS, the information is as fol

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

03/21/97
TEAM MEDIA NEWS & NOTES: DETAILS OF WBIS' RIGHTS FEES

N.Y.''s WBIS is examined by Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. WBIS'' purchase this season of five Devils, Islanders and Nets games will cost $80,800, $80,800 and $73,100 each, respectively. The pric

Tags: Cablevision, Dallas Stars, Madison Square Garden, New Jersey Devils, Brooklyn Nets, New York Islanders, New York Mets, News Corp./Fox, San Antonio Spurs, Southwest Sports Group, Media, YankeeNets

03/20/97
N.Y. TIMES TO SELL SOME SPORTS TITLES; INSIDE MEDIA CLOSES

The N.Y. Times is selling its tennis, skiing and sailing magazines to "concentrate" on golf titles, Golf Digest and GolfWorld, according to Angela King of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Magazines for sale inclu

Tags: Prudential Securities, Media

03/20/97
NCAA TOURNAMENT SITE SET TO OFFER GAME CYBERCAST

Over 20 million Internet users logged onto the official NCAA Div. I Men''s and Women''s Basketball Championship site on the Web. The site will offer live cybercasts and audio for all upcoming women''s

Tags: NCAA, Media, Visa

03/20/97
MEDIA NOTES

Ted Turner, on the cable industry fighting Rupert Murdoch''s planned satellite TV venture: "We''re going to make it as tough for him as we possibly can. Kind of like the Russian army did with the Germ

Tags: ABC, ESPN, Indianapolis Colts, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Media, TBS/TNT, Walt Disney

03/19/97
TRADES EYE NEW CHANNELS: WHERE THEY STAND AND WHAT'S AHEAD

In the current MEDIAWEEK, Senior Editors Burghi & Katz handicap 25 "emerging networks to see which ones stand the best chance to break out of the pack and become moneymakers." Burgi & Katz: "Some eter

Tags: ESPN, News Corp./Fox, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

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