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04/16/97
MEDIA NOTES

CBS Sports'' coverage of Sunday''s final round of The Masters drew a preliminary national rating of 14.1/31 share, up 53% over last year (CBS Sports)....Bruins radio announcer Fred Cusick has resigned

Tags: Boston Bruins, CBS, Cleveland Indians, IBM, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Media, SportsLine.com, Viacom

04/16/97
INSIDE SPORTS THROWS A CHANGE-UP IN MAGAZINE COMPETITION

Inside Sports magazine, currently a monthly, will introduce a 17-issue annual cycle beginning in ''98 that will "maximize coverage during the year''s most active sports periods." The IL-based Century

Tags: ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

04/15/97
NBA AND PRODIGY JOIN FORCES IN CONTENT AND MARKETING DEAL

Prodigy Services Corp. and the NBA have entered into a multiyear content and marketing alliance. Under terms of the deal, the NBA and Prodigy will build a co-branded area containing content available

Tags: NBA, Media

04/15/97
NEW DISNEY CARTOON VIDEO WILL HAVE WATCHERS DUCKING PROMOS

With the Mighty Ducks set to begin their first-ever playoff series Wednesday, "in true Hollywood fashion" Disney has released a feature-length video version of its Mighty Ducks Saturday morning cartoo

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Media, Walt Disney

04/15/97
KEMP AND VECSEY CONTINUE TO SPAR OVER DRINKING ALLEGATIONS

The Sonics'' Shawn Kemp denied a report by Peter Vecsey that Kemp was having "some difficulty" with alcohol. Vecsey made his remarks on the "NBA on NBC" on Saturday and in his Sunday N.Y. POST column.

Tags: NBA, NBC, Media

04/15/97
MEDIA NOTES

In N.Y., Bob Raissman noted sources in the MLB umpiring ranks said that umpires "are tired of the way" ESPN and Fox have portrayed them, and as a form of protest, an umpire crew started some innings b

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Cleveland Indians, ESPN, MLB, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Arizona Coyotes, Media, Walt Disney

04/15/97
REVIEWS CONTINUE ON SI'S WOMEN/SPORT

Sports Illustrated''s premiere issue of its new women''s magazine, Women/Sport, was profiled by the media over the weekend. In St. Petersburg, the TIMES'' Sharon Ginn wrote the "meaty" magazine "fills

Tags: Fila USA, Nissan, Russell Athletic, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner

04/15/97
CBS SPORTS EARNS RECORD OVERNIGHT MASTERS RATING OF 15.8/32

CBS Sports'' coverage of the ''97 Masters scored the highest 36-market local overnight rating for any golf tournament in history. Sunday''s final-round scored a 15.8/32 rating, which was up 65% from '

Tags: ABC, BBDO, CBS, NBC, Media, USA Networks, Viacom, Walt Disney

04/14/97
MEDIA NOTES

ESPN will televise Game 1 of the Ducks-Coyotes playoff series, but the ESPN telecast is "scheduled to be blacked out" in Southern CA because of Fox Sports West 2. The Ducks "are fighting to get the ES

Tags: ESPN, MLB, News Corp./Fox, Arizona Coyotes, Media, Walt Disney

04/14/97
WOODS WIN AT AUGUSTA, PART II: CBS GAINS RECORD RATINGS

CBS'' Saturday third-round coverage of The Masters from 3:30-6:00 p.m. ET, produced an 8.6 rating/20 share, the highest numbers for the third-round coverage since CBS has televised the tournament, acc

Tags: CBS, General Motors, NBC, Media, Time Warner, Viacom

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