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Ratings For Pacers Games Up 113% Over Last Year, Representing Biggest Jump In NBA12 / 12 / 13
NBA TV averaged 920,000 viewers for Tuesday night’s Heat-Pacers game, marking the best viewership yet for a telecast on the cable network, including NBA playoff games. The game, which aired as part of the net’s NBA Fan Night vote, peaked at over 1 million viewers during the 9:15-9:30pm E...
While negotiations between Turner Broadcasting and Time Warner "are heating up and going well, no one close to the talks expects an agreement until at least next week," according to the ATLANTA CONSTI
Phillies President Bill Giles, the chair of MLB''s TV Committee, said that he has been notified that ABC plans to make an offer to continue carrying MLB games after The Baseball Network dissolves at t
The Univ. of Oregon''s September 9 game against Illinois, called the "first broadcast of a collegiate sporting event on the World Wide Web," was called a "huge success" by UO''s James Warsaw Sports Ma
Officials from the Brewers were on Capitol Hill last week "in support of public broadcasting," according to the current issue of BROADCASTING & CABLE. Sources say that the team wants out of its curren
Citing the return of Monica Seles and the Andre Agassi- Pete Sampras rivalry, USA Network has announced that its ratings for the U.S. Open were up 15% over last year. USA''s live prime time coverage a
Women''s college basketball "took another step forward in broadcasting" when Prime Sports announced Tuesday that it will begin a national Game of the Week package, starting with Georgia- Alabama on De
CHASING DEION: Fox''s Pam Oliver is getting credit from media writers for being the only reporter to push Deion Sanders on the extent of his ankle injury, thus providing the only hard news on Sanders'
Still no deal in the negotiations over the proposed Turner Broadcasting-Time Warner merger. The N.Y. POST reports a "stand- off" with TCI Chair John Malone that could kill the deal (Greg Clarkin, N.Y.
Time Warner Chair Gerald Levin flew to Denver over the weekend to meet with TCI Chair Jonh Malone in an attempt to break the "logjam" in the merger talks between Time Warner and Turner Broadcasting, o
This week, CBS is expected to renew its U.S. Open tennis contract at a figure less than the $35M a year sought by the USTA (Rudy Martzke, USA TODAY, 9/11). One CBS exec calls the USTA''s asking price