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Fox Sports Hires Jeff Gordon As Full-Time Analyst For Sprint Cup RacesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 15
Fox Sports on Thursday announced that Jeff Gordon has signed a multiyear contract with the net that will see him join the net's NASCAR Sprint Cup announce team in '16 as a race analyst after he retires this year as a competitive driver. He will work alongside play-by-play announcer Mike Joy and anal...
NBC''s telecast of Sunday''s Game Four of the Bulls-Jazz NBA Finals drew a 16.9 national rating. NBC estimates that 51 million viewers watched Game Four, making it the most- watched game of the series
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The possibility of the Orioles buying Baltimore radio station WBAL is being reviewed at the "highest levels" of both organizations, according to John Steadman of the Baltimore SUN. The Orioles are "at
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In Toronto, Neil Campbell takes a "behind the scenes" look at the development of nba.com, noting, "No sports organization has been more active on the Internet than the NBA" (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 6/9)
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