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Fox Sports Hires Jeff Gordon As Full-Time Analyst For Sprint Cup RacesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 15
Fox Sports on Thursday announced that Jeff Gordon has signed a multiyear contract with the net that will see him join the net's NASCAR Sprint Cup announce team in '16 as a race analyst after he retires this year as a competitive driver. He will work alongside play-by-play announcer Mike Joy and anal...
Pizza Hut will sponsor the ESPNET''s Men''s and Women''s Tournament Challenges, in which entrants choose the winners of games for the upcoming NCAA Tournaments. DoubleTree Hotels will co-sponsor the m
The Associated Press Sports Editors (APSE) and the NCAA reached a deal Thursday, preventing "a credentialing problem" for next month''s NCAA Tournament, according to USA TODAY. The NCAA, concerned abo
The TIMES'' Richard Sandomir writes CBS made a "bad judgement" in deciding to show the IMG/TWI produced special on Tiger Woods before its final-round coverage of the Masters. Sandomir notes IMG "can s
The Blue Jays and TSN have officially signed a cable-TV deal for the next five years, according to Marty York of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. The deal is "not as lucrative" for the team as the previous f
NBC Sports President Dick Ebersol said yesterday that Bob Costas'' comments that NBC doesn''t fulfill a journalistic role when it televises the NBA were taken out of context, according to Mike Bruton
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Orange County Superior Court Judge Ronald Kline ruled that Fox Sports West 2 (FSW2) will remain the exclusive cable carrier of Mighty Ducks games. The court denied a preliminary injunction request by
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Walt Disney Co. shareholders approved a "lucrative bonus package" for CEO Michael Eisner yesterday, "but not before stockholder protests made the company''s normally upbeat annual meeting seem like th