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Friday Boxing announcer Michael Buffer will ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell to celebrate Saturday’s Gennady Golovkin - Daniel Geale championship bout at MSG. Late WGN Cubs and White Sox TV and radio announcer Jack Brickhouse will be honored during the afternoon Cardin...
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
Chicago''s WMVP-AM is no longer an "around-the-clock" sports station, as a format change goes into effect today that drops sports talk from 6:00am to 7:00pm in place of simulcast from WLUP-FM. Accordi
Execs from ABC''s affiliate stations meet with network officials this week at Disney World in Orlando, with the prime time schedule at the top of the agenda (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 6/4)....Prime Deporti
Officials from the NBA, NHL and respective network partners say that they are pleased with the Finals match-ups. As NEWSDAY''s Steve Zipay writes, "The NHL points to the growth of two new markets. The