NBC Criticized For Airing Avalanche-Sabres Media Notes ESPN's "GameDay" Reaches Milestone Dan Dakich, Tom Izzo Downplay Spat Pebble Beach Finale Down From Last Year Media Notes CBS' Q4 Ad Revenue Hurt By Fewer "TNF" Games Court Sets Date For Arguments In MASN Case Dakich Slated To Call Next Michigan State Game Trump Passing On Filling Out Bracket For ESPN
NBC Criticized For Not Airing Crosby's Chance At 1,000 Points; Strader Returns To BoothPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 20 / 17
The NHL's television deal with NBC "continues to be utterly baffling," according to Mike Harrington of the BUFFALO NEWS. NBC games featuring the Penguins and C Sidney Crosby are "total overkill." But on Thursday, with Crosby at 999 career points and fans "more than ready to check out his quest for 1...
The following lists final Nielsen ratings from the Memorial Day weekend and recent cable ratings (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR CART: Motorola 300 29-May ABC 3:00-6:00pm 1.5/5 PBA: Oregon Op
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ESPN and the SEC have secured a long-term relationship with expanded rights to football and men''s and women''s basketball, which takes effect in 2001 (ESPN). The deal extends the partnership through
Marc Platt Productions and Hearst Entertainment have reached a deal with the MLBPA to create an animated series featuring players such as Sammy Sosa and Cal Ripken Jr., according to Cynthia Littleton
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of ESPN''s "SportsCenter" led with the Devil Rays-Braves, followed by Yankees-Phillies. FSN''s "FSN Primetime" (Fox Sports South) led with MLB''s pending a
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Members of the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFSHSA) do "not like" the idea of a national high school football championship and say they will "nix the game" proposed by Fox Sp
NBC''s overnight ratings of a 7.8/16 for last weekend''s NBA playoffs are down 7% from the same weekend a year ago, which earned an 8.4/23 (NBC). BLOOMBERG''s Michael Buteau writes that the weekend ra
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ABC sent a letter to its affils on Friday "demanding that they chip in for the expensive" "MNF" contract or "face a series of harsher consequences," including "the loss of lucrative advertising time,"
MLBPA is "developing an animated TV show" and is "aiming for one of the coveted Saturday morning network slots," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. MLBPA Dir of Marketing Judy Heeter said that th
Some viewers were unable to watch NBC''s coverage of the men''s French Open final on Sunday, as more than 30 NBC affils had a conflict between the tournament final and the Children''s Miracle Network
SportsLine USA''s stock price has "leapt more" than 30% since announcing the "formation" of SportsLine Europe, a joint venture with Intel, Media One and Reuters, according to Andrew Gellatly of the FI