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Turner Sports Sees Best NBA All-Star Game Audience Since '13; Saturday Night UpPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 21 / 17
TNT and TBS on Sunday night combined to draw 7.8 million viewers for the NBA All-Star Game, marking the event’s best audience since 8.0 million viewers watched TNT’s solo broadcast in ’13. TNT and TBS saw the combined audience this year jump 3% from 7.61 million viewers in ’1...
In an effort to expand its primetime viewing block for live events, ESPN will move its 6:30pm ET "SportsCenter" to 6:00pm ET on weekdays beginning September 7. "Up Close" will be moved to 5:30pm ET. M
SportsLine USA "is knocking ''em out of the park," with its "millions of Web fans," $220M in cash, and an "enviable part-owner" in CBS, but Wall Street''s reaction has been to cut 56% off the company'
In its attempt to "challenge ESPN," Fox Sports Net has "just laid in a big piece of the missing puzzle" with Philadelphia''s Comcast SportsNet (CSN) picking up the 11:00pm ET edition of "Fox Sports Ne
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" led with Univ. of Miami/OH St. football game, and followed with an update of the Braves-Cardinals. The 11:00pm ET edition of
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The Thrashers "should know in the next 10 days whether their first NHL game" will be televised on Turner South, according to Prentis Rogers of the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. Fulton County Superior Court Ju
Bristol, CT, residents "are not simply grateful that ESPN has stayed" headquartered in their city since its inception in ''79, "they are stunned," according to Mike Allen of the N.Y. TIMES, who profil
The "NTRA Champions on Fox" series, which was structured with point standings and bonus awards "to assure a definitive showdown in the finale, the Pacific Classic at Del Mar," ended its season "not wi
The following is a list of final national Nielsen ratings from recent sporting events (THE DAILY): EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR AFL: Arena Bowl XIII 08/21 ABC 3:00-6:00pm 1.5/5 PGA: Sprint Int''l-3rd R
ESPN''s Dan Patrick "has been taken aback by slapping criticism from" media writers "for his innocuous role" in ads for Coors beer, according to Tom Hoffarth of the L.A. DAILY NEWS, who notes that Pat
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" led with Michael Johnson''s record-breaking effort in the 400-meter event at the track and field World Championships and foll
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