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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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09/17/96
BULLETS/CAPS INK SEPARATE RADIO DEALS TO AVOID CONFLICTS

Washington Sports and Entertainment extended radio deals for the Bullets and Capitals. WRC-AM was named the Bullets flagship, signing a two-year deal and ending the team''s three-year affiliation with

Tags: Media, Washington Capitals

09/17/96
MEDIA NOTES

Scholastic Inc. and the NBA will launch Read Big, a reading promotion program that will reward classes with NBA materials. Classrooms are challenged to read 100 books by the end of February ''97, and

Tags: HBO, NBA, Media, Time Warner, USOC

09/17/96
NETWORK NEWS: FOX WITH A HEART, LOOKS OUT FOR FX VIEWERS?

Although fX covered the World Cup of Hockey, tournament Exec Dir Susie Mathieu said there "was hope" that Game 3 in Montreal would be shown by the Fox network, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y

Tags: ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney, WNBA

09/16/96
MEDIA NOTES

SportsChannel OH plans to telecast 20 IHL Cleveland Lumberjacks games and up to 20 additional IHL games this season. SportsChannel OH will also telecast the 23rd Annual All-Star IHL All-Star Skills Ch

Tags: CBS, ESPN, MLB, News Corp./Fox, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

09/16/96
THAT'S WHY THEY CALL THEM THE BLUES: TV UNCLEAR IN ST. LOUIS

The Blues'' broadcast situation remains unsettled just two weeks before the first radio game of the season is scheduled to air, according to Dan Caesar in the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH. The blues sold t

Tags: ABC, Media, St. Louis Blues, Walt Disney

09/16/96
NFL NEWS & NOTES: LEAGUE LOOKS TO KEEP AIRWAVES FREE

The NFL has "no plans for non-satellite pay-per-view in the next TV contract" as the league "is concerned PPV games might hurt ratings on network TV." according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERALD. T

Tags: New York Jets, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media

09/16/96
FIGHT OF THEIR LIFE? NETWORK AIMS TO STAY ON TCI

Lifetime TV is "going to war" with cable operator TCI concerning plans to have the network dropped from local systems across the country, according to the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. Sources at Lifetime told

Tags: News Corp./Fox, Media, Walt Disney, WNBA

09/13/96
FOX SPORTS NET ANNOUNCES DEBUT FOR NOVEMBER 1

Fox Sports Net, the national sports cable network alliance between Fox Sports and Liberty Media''s Prime, debuts Friday, November 1. Fox Sports Net consists of Prime''s seven regional sports cable cha

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Cablevision, Colorado Avalanche, Los Angeles Lakers, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, Media

09/13/96
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 Baltimore at Houston 12:00 NBC New Orleans at Cincinnati 1:00

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

09/13/96
SI'S AUSTIN MURPHY GOES FROM DIRECTV TO SPORTS RADIO

Calling it a "niche with an itch" -- as based on advertisements, the average listener must suffer from a "grim menu of afflictions" -- Austin Murphy of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED examines the "savage" world o

Tags: ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

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