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CBS, Time Warner Promoting Mayweather-Pacquiao PPV Across Multiple Nets, PlatformsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 27 / 15
Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight will get a broad blast of promotional support on the networks and platforms of parent companies CBS and Time Warner this week. CBS, which had seven of the 10 most-watched shows last week, will have promos during primetime and late-night...
Joe Tait, the radio voice of the Cavs, has signed a multi-year contract to continue broadcasting Cavs and WNBA Rockers games. Terms were not disclosed (Cavs)....Showtime Networks has produced holyfiel
Although Hank Goldberg''s suspension has ended at FL radio station WQAM, Goldberg "will not be back on the air today," and WQAM part-Owner & GM Greg Reed "says it''s ''50- 50'' whether Goldberg will r
The NBA''s three national TV partners, NBC, TNT and TBS "suffered notable declines during the regular season after hitting new ratings heights" the year before, according to Alan Breznick of CABLE WOR
As reported yesterday, SportsLine USA signed Michael Jordan to an exclusive ten-year deal to create an official fan area on its World Wide Web site. The new site, "which is not yet named and has not e
NY-based interactive agency MHM Internet has created Wimbledon.com "to challenge the official IBM site" at Wimbledon.org, according to a report in the DETROIT NEWS. MHM Internet "calls itself a direct
Despite the success of "highly touted big ticket events" and the "overall growth" of pay-per-view (PPV) sports programming, "die hard fans probably won''t have to worry anytime soon about shelling out
TNT will present live coverage of the ''97 NBA Draft from Charlotte starting at 7:30 pm ET. TNT''s Ernie Johnson will host, and will be joined by NBC''s Peter Vecsey, TNT''s Craig Sager, Hubie Brown,
SportsLine USA has signed Michael Jordan to an exclusive, long-term promotions and content agreement for its CBS SportsLine site on the World Wide Web. The ten-year deal has Jordan appearing in radio
Reaction continued to Fox/Liberty''s deal with Rainbow Media: In Washington, Leonard Shapiro writes that sources say that Fox "will continue to pursue the purchase" of MD- based Home Team Sports, owne
Walt Disney Co.''s Angels "want out of their cable contract" with News. Corp''s Fox Sports West, and filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Orange County, CA, Superior Court, according to Janet Wilson of the L.A.