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Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban will appear in a one-on-one interview on HBO's "Real Sports" at 9:00pm ET.

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09/24/96
WEEKEND TV RATINGS: PENNANT FEVER SHOWS SMALL JUMP FOR FOX

Preliminary overnight ratings for Saturday''s MLB coverage on Fox was a 3.4/9. ABC''s coverage of Notre Dame-Texas earned a 6.3/18. For full market-by-market ratings from Saturday''s Fox MLB telecasts

Tags: ABC, Atlanta Falcons, CBS, MLB, NBC, New York Jets, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nielsen, Philadelphia Eagles, Media, TBS/TNT, Viacom, Walt Disney

09/24/96
MEDIA NOTES

The WALL STREET JOURNAL profiles Warner Bros. marketing of "Space Jam" starring Michael Jordan. An executive close to the project said Jordan will "get at least 10% of the merchandise''s wholesale rev

Tags: News Corp./Fox, Media, Time Warner

09/20/96
THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY'S BLACKOUT MONITOR

The following NFL games failed to sell out this weekend and will be blacked out in their home markets (THE DAILY). GAME LOCAL TIME NETWORK Arizona at New Orleans 12:00 Fox Seattle at Tampa Bay 1:00 NB

Tags: NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT

09/20/96
NBA NEWS & NOTES: WILL STERN "REFUSE TO LOSE" WGN CASE?

The case between superstation WGN and the NBA is examined by Peter Vecsey of the N.Y. POST. The suit, over how many Bulls games WGN is allowed to show on its superstation, has cost the NBA teams and o

Tags: Chicago Bulls, NBA, Media

09/20/96
TEAM MEDIA NOTES: FLYERS SET TO GO OUT ON OWN?

Even though the Flyers will make three preseason games available on basic cable, the team "does not rule out" having the club''s regular-season games on PRISM this season, according to Bill Fleischman

Tags: CBS, Comcast-Spectacor, Los Angeles Dodgers, News Corp./Fox, Philadelphia Flyers, San Diego Padres, Media, Tampa Bay Rays, Viacom

09/20/96
MEDIA NOTES

In a "slap" to Rupert Murdoch''s cable news "ambitions," Time Warner will carry the all-news network MSNBC on half of its systems as part of its deal with antitrust regulators. Time Warner is the nati

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Buffalo Bills, Cablevision, Chicago White Sox, Comcast-Spectacor, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Vikings, New York Liberty, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, NFL, San Diego Padres, San Francisco 49ers, Media, YankeeNets

09/20/96
FOX BASEBALL RATINGS: LOW EXPECTATIONS, LOW RESULTS

No one "expected great ratings" for Fox''s Saturday MLB games, so "no one has been disappointed by the results," according to Bob Wolfley of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL. Fox''s weekly package of re

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Orioles, Cablevision, Madison Square Garden, MLB, NBC, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

09/19/96
UNIVERSITY NETCASTING SIGNS UP CHARTER COLLEGE WEB MEMBERS

Notre Dame, USC, Univ. of California, Univ. of Arizona, Texas Tech and the Big 12 Conference are charter members of University Netcasting''s network of official athletic sites on the World Wide Web. U

Tags: Media

09/19/96
A FIGHT FOR THE HOME TEAMS: HTS SAYS BULLETS/CAPS/O'S STAY

Home Team Sports VP/GM Jody Shapiro said last night the regional sports network has retained the cable TV rights to the Orioles, Bullets and Capitals, according to Milton Kent of the Baltimore SUN. Sh

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Cablevision, Comcast-Spectacor, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, Media, Washington Capitals

09/19/96
MEDIA NOTES

NBC will offer Intercast content with the broadcast of NFL football for one game a week. This will allow viewers to watch TV on their PC''s while viewing Web pages and other data simultaneously. Part

Tags: Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs, MLB, Motorola, NBC, NFL, Media

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