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Lakers On-Court Struggles Produce Lowest RSN Ratings In Franchise History

04 / 17 / 14

The audience for Lakers games on Time Warner Cable SportsNet took a “dramatic tumble this season," as the team's 2.15 local rating in L.A. marks what "is believed to be a new low for the franchise,” according to Joe Flint of the L.A. TIMES. The previous low was a 2.71 rating for the '04-...

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01/24/96
CAN YOU TOP THESE? TOP ALL-TIME SPORTS, SUPER BOWLS RATINGS

Listed below are the Top 10 rated sporting events from January ''61 through May 28, 1995. Also: Ratings for the past ten Super Bowl since the Bears played the Patriots in Super Bowl XX in ''86 (Nielse

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01/24/96
MEDIA NOTES

The final rating for Saturday''s NHL All-Star Game on Fox was a 4.1 and a 7 share. That marked a 64% increase over the last All-Star Game, a 2.5/7 on Jan. 23, ''94. It was Fox''s highest- rated NHL br

Tags: ABC, Comcast-Spectacor, IOC, New York Islanders, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Media, Walt Disney

01/24/96
FOX SPORTS' DAVID HILL NAMED "ONE TO WATCH" IN '96

Impressed with Fox''s "audacious capture of the NFL" and "aggressive" coverage of hockey and boxing, ELECTRONIC MEDIA named Fox Sports President David Hill to its annual "12 To Watch" list for 1996. T

Tags: Cablevision, MLB, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media

01/24/96
SUPER BOWL MEDIA NOTES: PRIME TIME, ALL THE TIME

NBC Sports will have a camera "focusing solely" on Deion Sanders during their Super Bowl telecast. Director John Gonzalez said they would have a camera following him "offensively, defensively and on t

Tags: ESPN, NBC, NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers, Media, Walt Disney

01/23/96
ESPN2 READY TO REV UP NEW AUTO RACING SHOW

ESPN2 will introduce "RPM 2Night," a 30-minute weekday motorsports news and highlights program, on February 7 at 7pm ET. The show will air Monday-Friday, usually at 7pm, and be hosted by John Kernan,

Tags: ESPN, NASCAR, Media, Walt Disney

01/23/96
SPORTS ON THE 'NET: CHANGING THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT

Sports on the Internet is "very much in its infancy" but there are "clues that say the sports world is convinced that the Internet is going to be a colossal part of its future. One is lawyers. The oth

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01/23/96
WELCOME TO THE MACHINE II: FOXTRAX NOT A HIT WITH VIEWERS?

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01/23/96
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01/23/96
TEN-YEAR ITCH? HISTORY SHOWS 'BOYS-STEELERS DRAW VIEWERS

Super Bowl XXX "could draw the biggest share of the nation''s attention" since Super Bowl XX, according to Mike Kiley in Chicago. That game, Bears-Patriots, drew a 70 share. Super Bowls with the Cowbo

Tags: Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Microsoft, NBC, New England Patriots, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT

01/22/96
MEDIA NOTES

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