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ESPN Pulls Ferrell, Koechner From "SportsCenter" Telecast Amid Winston News12 / 05 / 13
The iconic status of "SportsCenter" presents ESPN with a challenge: how to add entertainment value and create buzz for the net's flagship program without deviating too far from its well-tested format. One of many answers to this challenge has been the use of celebrity guest anchors, beginning late l...
Michael Jordan is pictured on the cover of this week''s Sports Illustrated with new teammate, Dennis Rodman marking the 34th time Jordan has appeared on the cover. Jordan now passes Muhammad Ali with
Overnights for Sunday''s ALCS Game 5 on NBC: 13.2 rating and a 21 share (Nielsen Sports Marketing). NBC got a a 10.4/19 on Saturday and a 13.0/23 on Friday (NEWSDAY, 10/15)....The Red Sox are expected
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Primestar Partners, backed by TCI and five other cable companies, will have to bid for the remaining direct broadcast satellite slots, according to a decision to be handed down by the FCC today. While
CBS has reported a 43% decline in net income to $33.4M for the third quarter vs. a year ago. Net sales rose only 1% to $733.2M. According to AD AGE ONLINE, the company cited lower prime-time ratings a
ESPN''s Bonnie Bernstein was profiled in the PHILA. DAILY NEWS. Lynn Zinser writes that "one of ESPN''s biggest strengths" is finding new talent such as the 25-year-old Bernstein (PHILADELPHIA DAILY N
MLB''s TV committee is negotiating "with these three basic points in mind," according to Glenn Dickey of the S.F. CHRONICLE. No regionalization of broadcasts; returning game of the week telecasts; and
Today: The NFL, week 7. The following NFL games failed to sellout for this weekend and will be blacked out in their home markets: GAME LOCAL TIME NETWORK Seattle at Buffalo 1:00 NBC Minnesota at Tampa
HBO "is close to signing multi-million-dollar deal" with WBO welterweight champion Pernell "Sweetpea" Whitaker, according to John Phillips in this morning''s VARIETY. Phillips reports that HBO head Se
"Perhaps we shouldn''t be surprised at the lack of taste shown by TNT in the billboard ads for its NFL telecasts. ....Almost as bothersome is a series of ESPN ads for its college football telecasts,"
The arrival of Pat Riley into the Heat organization "has brightened the outlook for the Heat''s TV carriers," the Sunshine Network and WBFS-Ch 33, according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERALD. WBFS-