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RSNs Push MLB For Local Streaming Rights As Concerns Grow About Mobile Viewers03 / 07 / 14
RSNs across the U.S. are "pressing Major League Baseball to get the rights to stream local games to portable devices," according to Josh Kosman of the N.Y. POST. Baseball fans "can't watch live games on their tablets or smartphones outside their home, and the RSNs fear they could be losing viewers w...
Ellis Communications, the company which owns Charlotte-based Raycom Inc., is considering putting itself up for sale, according to David Mildenberg of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. Ellis, which is based in A
The NFL will offer online commentary and analysis during Super Bowl XXX on its Web site, with Jeff Hostetler, Randy Cross and former Cowboys exec Gil Brandt providing content. The site will also featu
NHL Radio will broadcast the All-Star game worldwide on Saturday night, including on Armed Forces Radio in Bosnia, where American and Canadian troops are stationed. In the U.S. and Canada, over 150 st
The NFL is testing six TV concepts aimed at kids "with plans to choose one to launch on Saturday morning or weekday afternoon on network TV in the fall," according to Jeff Jensen of AD AGE. The league
Golf Digest magazine and WCI Communities Limited Partnership, a property developer, announced plans for a golf course community that will "feature South Florida''s first championship golf teaching fac
TBS Chair Ted Turner is "actively exploring" a 24-hour sports news network to compete against ESPN, according to sources cited in ADVERTISING AGE. A plan could be proposed to the TBS Board during thei
Time Warner has filed an action in U.S. District Court in New York, "seeking a declaratory judgement" that its contract with heavyweight Riddick Bowe and his manager Rock Newman is "still valid," acco
Coverage of the NFL Championship games on NBC and Fox drew mostly positive reviews, but many in the print media noted some players'' boorish behavior and use of profanity during post-game comments. In
Although an official announcement is not set until Thursday, CART officials confirmed that the U.S. 500 will be televised live on ESPN. The May 26 broadcast from the Michigan International Speedway wi
HBO will launch its new boxing series "After Dark" this February. Airing late night Saturdays, the show debuts February 3 at 11:00pm EST. HBO will be responsible for the marketing and distribution of