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ESPN's Jessica Mendoza Draws Massive Praise For Debut On "Sunday Night Baseball"Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 01 / 15
Jessica Mendoza "showed Sunday night that she belongs in ESPN’s regular rotation of baseball game analysts," according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. Mendoza, who replaced the suspended Curt Schilling during the net's "Sunday Night Baseball" telecast, "did not sound nervous" or "push h...
RATINGS: ABC''s telecast of Michigan-Ohio State on Saturday earned a 8.7 overnight rating, while CBS earned a 6.2 overnight for its FL-Florida State game (N.Y. TIMES, 11/25)....Thursday night''s Marti
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CBS "will receive a $5 million rebate" for not having the No. 1-ranked team in its January 2 Orange Bowl telecast, according to Rudy Martzke of USA TODAY. CBS now will pay $19M for the likely matchup
Bob Costas will replace Marv Albert on NBC''s new No. 1 NBA announcing team with Isiah Thomas, according to Rudy Martzke of USA TODAY. Martzke reports that Thomas "is completing negotiations with NBC
The NHL announced a new Canadian cable agreement with CTV Sports Net for English language cable telecast rights in Canada. The four-year deal will take effect at the start of next season. CTV will bro
When the NFL completes its TV rights negotiations, a combined $7B will be committed by five networks over the next four years, according to Jones, Kirk & Hirsley of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. Jones, Kirk &
ONLINE: AOL Studios, which has been "coming up with snazzy online content targeted at mass TV audiences and Internet surfers who may be bypassing AOL," is examined in BUSINESS WEEK. Among AOL Studios'
NEWSDAY''s Steve Zipay notes technological additions to this weekend''s NFL coverage. ESPN will use "Preplay" for its Redskins-Giants game, "sort of a ''90s version of the old electric football game,
TSN "is locked in a restless set of negotiations" with the NHL to replace its contract which expires at the end of the season, according to Rob Longley of the TORONTO SUN. The "looming presence of CTV
With as many as 50 million "believers" across America, ESPN "qualifies as a major religion," but as the Disney- owned company stretches from sportscasting into retail stores, magazines, and "who knows
Fox Sports and News America Digital Publishing have launched a free, customized online service featuring complete sports info on all 10 of Fox''s RSNs. Fox Sports Net Online, which will reside on Fox