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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...
The U.S. Figure Skating Association (USFSA) has extended its contract with ABC Sports through the 2006-7 season. ABC Sports will continue to televise five USFSA events including the U.S. Figure Skatin
A "preliminary" plan for content on Comcast-Spectacor''s new sports network that launches in October includes broadcasts of Flyers and Phillies games, according to Deni Kasrel of the PHILADELPHIA BUSI
The N.Y. POST''s Mara Mornell reviews the launch of Sports Illustrated Women/Sport, writing that "SI''s glossy new sister" has articles that "are anything but cliche" (N.Y. POST, 4/16). In Denver, Don
SportsLine USA filed with the SEC for an IPO yesterday, and will try to sell $40M of stock, according to David Poppe of the MIAMI HERALD. While SportsLine USA didn''t reveal how many shares it would s
FX and Fox Sports Net (FSN) "may face a long rookie campaign in the advertising marketplace during 1997," according to Mike Reynolds in MEDIAWEEK. One cable buyer: "[T]here hasn''t been any big rush a
Fox Sports West (FSW) will air Games One and Two of the Mighty Ducks'' playoff series against the Coyotes on both FSW and Fox Sports West 2 (FSW2), "rather than face another round in court -- plus a p
CBS Sports'' coverage of Sunday''s final round of The Masters drew a preliminary national rating of 14.1/31 share, up 53% over last year (CBS Sports)....Bruins radio announcer Fred Cusick has resigned
Inside Sports magazine, currently a monthly, will introduce a 17-issue annual cycle beginning in ''98 that will "maximize coverage during the year''s most active sports periods." The IL-based Century
Prodigy Services Corp. and the NBA have entered into a multiyear content and marketing alliance. Under terms of the deal, the NBA and Prodigy will build a co-branded area containing content available
The Sonics'' Shawn Kemp denied a report by Peter Vecsey that Kemp was having "some difficulty" with alcohol. Vecsey made his remarks on the "NBA on NBC" on Saturday and in his Sunday N.Y. POST column.