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FIFA today said that it "remains committed" to holding the '18 World Cup in Russia and that a "boycott would not be an effective way of reducing tensions in the region" ( REUTERS, 7/25 ). The MLBPA "filed a grievance" against the Astros this week, contending the club tried to "manipulate the si...
ESPN2''s "RPM 2Night" host John Kernan speculates that there may be a silver lining to the IRL/CART dispute -- increased exposure for racing. Kernan asks, "Can you remember this early in the year when
In preparation for Sunday''s re-launch of the FoxTrax computer-enhanced puck in Detroit, about a dozen Fox technicians used Wednesday''s Red Wings-Sabres game to fine-tune the look of the new technolo
The MLS DC United has agreed with Home Team Sports to air an additional 19 games. The team will be shown 13 times on ESPN, ESPN2 and Univision (DC United)....ESPN and ESPN2 will air 41 Roller Hockey I
Today: The American League. The following list comes from the current issue of BROADCASTING & CABLE. "YEAR" = status and length of current deal (B&C, 3/25 issue). BROADCAST CABLE AL-E STATION GAMES YE
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All-sports KMAX-FM will change to a rock-n-roll format midnight Monday, becoming the second L.A.-area station to abandon the all-sports format in two years. Larry Stewart reports in this morning''s L.
More from VARIETY''s report that ESPN President Steve Bornstein will assume control of ABC Sports under new Disney ownership of both networks. J. Max Robins reports since Disney acquired Cap Cities/AB
"The Rink," a Web site produced by CTV Sports to run in conjunction with the Canadian network''s coverage of the World Figure Skating Championships, was a glimpse into the possibilities of "netcasting
SportsChannel New York announced yesterday that it would televise two Islanders games via pay-per-view due to scheduling conflicts. Steve Zipay reports in this morning''s NEWSDAY that the telecasts ar
AT&T will initially concentrate marketing of its DirecTV programming service in Tampa Bay, Dallas, L.A. and Hartford. However, anyone may purchase the system. AT&T unveiled TV ads for the service duri
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Today: The National League. The following list comes from the current issue of BROADCASTING & CABLE. NOTE: "YEAR" = Status and length of deal. "RSN" = Regional sports network. "SC" = SportsChannel (B&