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Fox Sports Hires Jeff Gordon As Full-Time Analyst For Sprint Cup RacesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 15
Fox Sports on Thursday announced that Jeff Gordon has signed a multiyear contract with the net that will see him join the net's NASCAR Sprint Cup announce team in '16 as a race analyst after he retires this year as a competitive driver. He will work alongside play-by-play announcer Mike Joy and anal...
CNN/SI''s Managing Editor Steve Robinson said yesterday that the network "could have aired" Fuzzy Zoeller''s controversial remarks regarding Tiger Woods earlier in the week, but held off because it wa
Disney and ESPN are expected to announce the launch of ESPN Magazine this week, according to AD AGE. Disney Publishing President John Skipper will leave that post to head up the new magazine, which wi
WA-based Starwave is reportedly "close" to announcing a deal making it "the provider" of MLB''s official site on the World Wide Web, MLB@Bat, at www.majorleaguebaseball.com. The deal would give Starwa
In Toronto, Garth Woolsey reviews SI''s Women/Sport, noting it "might strike some readers here as too U.S.- oriented. But that''s the target audience ... This is great reading, great presentation" (TO
The PGA Tour will meet later this month with TV networks officials to discuss the process of a new TV rights package starting with the ''99 season, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. Wit
The following lists ratings from last weekend''s network sports events. All times are eastern. The numbers were gathered from the networks (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR Int''l Team Gymnasti
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MLS VP/Marketing & Broadcasting Paul Phipps said he hopes to sell 8,000-10,000 season subscriptions to the new "MLS/ESPN Shootout" PPV package to DirecTV customers. A full-season package is $69.00 (CA
The Pistons'' ratings increase in Detroit is a "small step back to their TV glory days," while the Red Wings'' viewership increases have been "impressively consistent," according to Steve Crowe in the
For all the NFL Draft-nicks over the weekend, here''s is a sampling of online Draft coverage: COVERAGE OF COVERAGE: Sprint is the exclusive sponsor of the ''97 "DraftTracker," produced by NFL Interact
MLB has issued "a ban" of live audio broadcasts via the Internet while it "sorts out policies governing the matter," according to Peter Lewis of the SEATTLE TIMES. The ban, which is "generally believe