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RSNs Push MLB For Local Streaming Rights As Concerns Grow About Mobile Viewers03 / 07 / 14
RSNs across the U.S. are "pressing Major League Baseball to get the rights to stream local games to portable devices," according to Josh Kosman of the N.Y. POST. Baseball fans "can't watch live games on their tablets or smartphones outside their home, and the RSNs fear they could be losing viewers w...
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Athletic directors from the Big 12 may recommend approval of a championship football game tomorrow if they receive a large enough offer from ABC, according to Wendell Barnhouse of the FT. WORTH STAR-T
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ESPN Radio has acquired the exclusive national radio rights to the NBA. The deal includes regular and post-season games, as well as non-game programming. This will mark the first event programming pro
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Fox has "no plans to remake" its fX cable channel in the aftermath of a new TCI/News Corp. cable sports venture, according to Jim McConville of BROADCASTING & CABLE. fX will televise two MLB games a w
In Toronto last Tuesday, the Raptors and Maple Leafs went head-to-head during prime-time for the first time, according to William Houston of the GLOBE & MAIL. The Leafs were at home against the Mighty
CBC Grey Cup Host Brian Williams on the future of the CFL: "For Larry Smith to say expansion in the U.S. hasn''t been a failure is insulting" (TORONTO SUN, 11/13)....The Brewers have inked a deal with