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Time Warner Cable To Carry SEC Network As Of Aug. 14 LaunchPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 24 / 14
Time Warner Cable, the country's second biggest cable operator, has agreed to carry SEC Network as of its Aug. 14 launch. Bright House Networks also will carry the channel, bringing its distribution footprint up to 60 million homes. The deals leave DirecTV, Charter and Verizon as the only big SEC-ar...
In Chicago, Mark Potash outlines the reasons why all-sports radio station WMVP was forced to change its format to more broad- based daytime programming. WMVP will still broadcast the Blackhawks, White
Nielsen''s Sports Marketing Service reports preliminary overnight ratings from last night''s NBA Finals opener show NBC getting an 18.8 rating and a 31 share. NOTE: As these numbers are preliminary, t
MSG''s Al Trautwig played a key role in the voluntary contributions from Yankees players that allowed clubhouse attendant Charlie Zabransky to escape Owner George Steinbrenner''s job cuts. Trautwig re
While Disney Chair Michael Eisner maintained yesterday that neither he nor Disney President Michael Ovitz will run ABC, "the signs will be inescapable this fall that the network is a Disney property,"
Nielsen''s Sports Marketing Service reports preliminary overnight ratings from last night''s Stanley Cup Finals opener show Fox getting a 5.2 rating and a 9 share. NOTE: As these numbers are prelimina
Officials from the CBC says they "will exceed advertising sales projections for the Atlanta Olympics, and make a profit from the Games," according to William Houston of the GLOBE & MAIL. Peter Kretz,
With the Bulls and the Sonics set to tip off the NBA Finals, Web browsers can get up-to-date information on the series by clicking onto the NBA Finals'' Web site, located at http://www.finals.com. Hig
The USFSA has lifted its ban on Washington Post reporter Christine Brennan covering figure skating events. The group had claimed Brennan "interjected her personal opinions into her coverage of the spo
Despite driver Lyn St. James'' crash at the Indy 500 that totaled her Lifetime Television-sponsored car, the network plans to continue its sponsorship of St. James. The next IRL race is August 18 in N
In another view of boxing promoter Bob Arum''s decision to put Friday''s De La Hoya-Chavez fight, Hugh Panero, President of Request TV, the nation''s largest pay-per-view distributor, predicted that l