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ESPN Pulls Ferrell, Koechner From "SportsCenter" Telecast Amid Winston News12 / 05 / 13
The iconic status of "SportsCenter" presents ESPN with a challenge: how to add entertainment value and create buzz for the net's flagship program without deviating too far from its well-tested format. One of many answers to this challenge has been the use of celebrity guest anchors, beginning late l...
This Sunday, NBC airs a one-hour special on the NBA Finals before the Magic-Rockets Game 3. Included: interviews with Hakeem and Shaq, a profile of the stars who have yet to win a championship (Ewing,
Ted Turner''s CNN, "in an ambitious move putting it into head-to-head competition" with CNBC, plans to launch a business news cable channel in January, according to reports in the WALL STREET JOURNAL
Sammons Communications, which serves more than 1 million cable subscribers, has joined TCI in refusing to carry Mike Tyson-Peter McNeely because of the pay-per-view price Showtime Entertainment Televi
The NHL''s deal giving CBS/Fox exclusive marketing rights to NHL home videos "could take some of the Sock out of Don Cherry''s immensely popular Rock ''em Sock ''em video tapes," according to James Ch
In addition to voting by phone and on MLB''s site on ABC''s America Online site, baseball fans will be able to cast their All Star ballots on the Internet, via MLB''s site and on ESPNET''s SportsZone.
Warner Brothers'' feature animation unit returns to business with "The Quest for the Grail" -- slated for a late ''97 release. However, in late ''94, WB also began developing "an animated/live action
In Atlanta, Prentis Rogers writes that it is "unlikely" that the Magic-Rockets series will top the all-time ratings high of 17.3, set in ''93 with the Bulls-Suns, but that the two teams "appear to be
Among the new services announced by AT&T yesterday -- including on-screen banking -- was the option for consumers to get various types of news, sports, TV listings and stock quotes on their TV sets fo
Shaquille O''Neal is negotiating with Microsoft Corp. "to launch his own content area on the upcoming Microsoft Network," according to a trade journal report cited in this morning''s ORLANDO SENTINEL.
A Prime Sports spokesperson said that talks with COMSAT over the TV rights to Denver''s new NHL are "far along" (DENVER POST, 6/6)....The CFL has announced that it has reached an agreement with its fo