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Lakers On-Court Struggles Produce Lowest RSN Ratings In Franchise History04 / 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-...
The following NFL games failed to sellout for this weekend and will be blacked out in their home markets: GAME LOCAL TIME NETWORK Detroit at Houston 1:00pm Fox New Orleans at Atlanta 1:00 Fox Green Ba
Group W Satellite Communications "seems poised" to bring Brewers and Bucks games to cable TV subscribers in Wisconsin, according to Bob Wolfley of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL. Neither team currentl
Intersport TV, a Chicago-based sports programmer, has agreed to a deal with Reebok Int''l giving them the right to distribute PE-TV, a weekly half-hour series designed to educate teenagers about physi
The "unique" partnership between the Sunshine Network and the Lightning is profiled this morning by Gene Yasuda in the ORLANDO SENTINEL. The cable sports network paid for the rights to the Lightning''
GE''s NBC is negotiating to have Microsoft Corp. became "an equity partner in the 24-hour television news channel that NBC wants to launch," according to Elizabeth Jensen of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. N
HBO is "beating the publicity drum" for its December 15 boxing telecast featuring Oscar De La Hoya. De La Hoya will have a public workout next Tuesday at the Official All-Star Cafe (Neal Travis, N.Y.
The NBA "reportedly has put the brakes" on a $10-20M deal with Sony that would bring surround sound of on-court action to viewers, according to NEWSDAY''s Steve Zipay. The league is apparently "concer
Vancouver''s new GM Place is being referred to by print and broadcast journalist as "The Garage" (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 12/6)...Fox Sports President David Hill commented on this week''s experiment usi
Official winners of sports categories in the 17th annual National CableAce Awards presented last Saturday. WRITING A DOCUMENTARY SPECIAL: Frank Deford, "Arthur Ashe: Citizen of the World," HBO; BUSINE
Cap Cities/ABC announced yesterday it will launch a 24-hour news channel by early ''97 posing a challenge to Turner Broadcasting''s "lucrative" CNN. ABC''s channel will "focus on local news provided b