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Keeping It 100: ESPN's Basketball "College GameDay" Celebrating Milestone EpisodePublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 17 / 17
ESPN’s “College GameDay” basketball edition will celebrate its 100th episode Saturday as the show travels to Chapel Hill for Virginia-North Carolina. Rece Davis, Jay Williams, Seth Greenberg and Jay Bilas will kick off the show at 11:00am ET. During the broadcast they will highligh...
Paul Page, the lead announcer for ABC Sports'' coverage of the Indy 500 since ''88, is "stepping down," according to Bill Koenig of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS, who writes that the move is a "joint dec
Lucent Technologies and the ATP Tour will present the first U.S. demonstration of LucentVision this weekend at the Newsweek Champions Cup at Indian Wells, CA. The technology allows players'' on-court
CBS is "counting on top-ranked Duke" for a ratings "boost" during its NCAA basketball coverage, according to Michael Buteau of BLOOMBERG NEWS. CBS drew an overall 7.3 Nielsen rating for its tournament
Women are "flocking to sports on the Web," according to David Sweet of the WALL STREET JOURNAL, who writes that last July, 22% of U.S. adult women who used the Web visited sports sites, and by Decembe
NBC''S NEW BUSINESS MODEL: The WALL STREET JOURNAL''s Kyle Pope reports that NBC, along with parent company GE, will buy 19.9% of ValueVision Int''l, the No. 3 cable home- shopping network, for "about
NASCAR''s decision to consolidate its TV package "was well timed" with its "surging popularity," but "some" TV analysts say the estimated $400M in rights fees from the new TV deals "may be overly opti
CBS has "cast" Craig Kilborn as the "unofficial mascot" of its NCAA basketball tournament coverage, according to Don Kaplan of the N.Y. POST. Kilborn, the host of CBS''s "Late, Late Show," will "atten
NBC Sports officials "confirmed" that it has "given Bob Costas permission" to announce MLB games for ESPN, according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERALD. Costas will join Jon Miller, Chris Berman and
ESPN The Magazine was named "Startup Of The Year" by ADWEEK and "Launch Of The Year" by AD AGE this week. ADWEEK Jeff Gremillion writes that despite those in the industry "hand-wringing at the onset"
After "retooling," Sports Illustrated is "trying again" with the relaunch of Sports Illustrated for Women, and the first issue of the quarterly publication hits newsstands Thursday, according to Milto