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Cleveland Hosting Bevy Of Big-Time Sporting Events SaturdayPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 22 / 14
Cleveland on Saturday "arguably will be the busiest sports city in America," as "all three pro sports venues downtown will host games simultaneously." There are a "variety of other events going on," so that there will be "as many as 100,000 people downtown at the same time." Progressive Field will h...
The U.S. Copyright Arbitration Royalty Panel has awarded the NBA, NHL, NCAA and MLB -- referred to collectively as the "Joint Sports Claimants" -- about $165M, or 29%, of a $570M pool in cable TV comp
Bob Arum, promoter for tonight''s De La Hoya-Chavez title fight, continued his barrage against the cable companies in advance of the bout, which is being staged primarily at closed circuit venues. Aru
Calling the decision a "major coup" for Time Warner, CNN''s "Moneyline" reported that a DE court has struck down an antitrust lawsuit by US West that sought to block the merger of Time Warner and Turn
Nielsen''s Sports Marketing Service reports preliminary overnight ratings from last night''s NBA Finals opener show NBC getting an 18.8 rating and a 31 share. NOTE: As these numbers are preliminary, t
In Chicago, Mark Potash outlines the reasons why all-sports radio station WMVP was forced to change its format to more broad- based daytime programming. WMVP will still broadcast the Blackhawks, White
MSG''s Al Trautwig played a key role in the voluntary contributions from Yankees players that allowed clubhouse attendant Charlie Zabransky to escape Owner George Steinbrenner''s job cuts. Trautwig re
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,"
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,
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
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