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Time Warner Cable To Carry SEC Network As Of Aug. 14 LaunchPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 24 / 14
Time Warner Cable, the country's second biggest cable operator, has agreed to carry SEC Network as of its Aug. 14 launch. Bright House Networks also will carry the channel, bringing its distribution footprint up to 60 million homes. The deals leave DirecTV, Charter and Verizon as the only big SEC-ar...
The Tyson-Bruno bout was purchased by an estimated 1.4 million homes, bringing in an estimated $55.9M in U.S. gross revenues. Only the Tyson-McNeeley bout, with 1.5 million buys and $63M in gross reve
This week''s cover story in BROADCASTING & CABLE examines the "Foxification" of baseball, and what impact the network will have on MLB. Steve McClellan profiles Fox''s promotional strategy and notes t
Monday''s VARIETY reported that ESPN President Steve Bornstein will add ABC Sports to his responsibilities. In this morning''s USA TODAY, ABC VP/Communications Patty Matson, ABC Sports Public Relation
AT&T will announce today its plans for home entertainment packages that will include Internet access and direct satellite entertainment packages, all designed to "sell everything on one monthly bill."
The World Figure Skating Championships on ABC scored a 12.2 overnight rating on Saturday, topping CBS'' 8.7 for UMass- Georgetown. But, Rudy Martzke notes CBS'' Thursday ratings were up 6% to 7.4 and
Infinity Broadcasting, owner of New York''s WFAN, is reportedly close to a deal to buy control of WOR-radio''s Giants broadcasts. Infinity would handle production and ad sales, while the games would r
"Hockey purists are prevailing" at Fox Sports, writes Jack Craig of the BOSTON GLOBE, as the network will "tone down" the color scheme of its enhanced puck when NHL games return this Saturday. The blu
The Red Sox''s switch from Boston''s WSBK to WABU had threatened to shut out many fans in Western MA, as WABU is not carried on most cable systems. But the team is expected to announce today that WABU
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The Sporting News will become a "key provider" of sports news information for America Online, following a "unique" and "sweeping" agreement made between Times Mirror Magazines and the Vienna, VA-based
Longtime TBS Sports Sales Exec VP Mark Mariani has resigned "to pursue other opportunities," according to INSIDE MEDIA. Sources speculate there may have been a "personality conflict" between Mariani a