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SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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04/17/96
WEDNESDAY WEB SITES OF THE WEEK

It''s springtime. Are you ready for some football? If you''re European, the NFL hopes so. The World League has started its second season of action since returning from its self-imposed hiatus. And not

Tags: NFL, Media

04/16/96
BROADCAST CHIEFS EXTOL VIRTUES OF GOING DIGITAL

At the National Assoc. of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas, "one word that was on everyone''s lips was ''digital,''" according to Gray Dretzka of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. In his keynote, News Corp. Ch

Tags: CBS, News Corp./Fox, Media, Viacom

04/16/96
SPORTS REPORTERS MAKING NEWS: BRENNAN ON THIN ICE

Washington Post reporter Christine Brennan has been "banned" from covering U.S. Figure Skating Association events because USFSA officials do not approve of what she has been writing, according to USA

Tags: Media

04/16/96
FOX WELL INTO THE SELLING OF SUPER BOWL XXXI

Fox''s broadcast of the ''97 Super Bowl is nine months away, but the network "already has struck several ad deals" for the game, according to Langdon Brockinton in the INSIDE MEDIA that hits stands to

Tags: Anheuser Busch, MLB, NBC, News Corp./Fox, PepsiCo, Media, Toyota, Visa

04/16/96
NHL PLAYOFF NOTES: TIME TO DROP PUCK ON THE 2ND SEASON

In USA TODAY''s special bonus section previewing the NHL playoffs, Michael Hiestand notes the NHL still "needs bigger ratings" to match its young demographics (USA TODAY, 4/16). ....Fox''s Sunday cove

Tags: Canadian Broadcasting Corp., Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Montreal Canadiens, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Media, St. Louis Blues, Tampa Bay Lightning, Toronto Maple Leafs, Walt Disney, Washington Capitals

04/16/96
LIBERTY SPORTS, PAC-10 FORM PAC-10 PROPERTIES

Liberty Sports and the Pac-10 Conference have announced the creation of Pac-10 Properties, a joint venture which will "further develop and promote the Pac-10 brand and maximize marketing opportunities

Tags: Cablevision, New York Liberty, Media

04/16/96
ESPN TO LAUNCH WINTER X GAMES

ESPN will add to its "X Games franchise" by staging a four- day Winter X Games in late January ''97, according to a network release this morning. The Winter X Games will be highlighted by Snowboarding

Tags: ESPN, Media, Walt Disney

04/16/96
LOOKING BACK AT THE MASTERS: CBS NETS STRONG OVERNIGHT

The overnight ratings for CBS'' coverage of the final round of The Masters were the highest for a golf event on TV since ''90. The 9.6 preliminary rating and the 21 share were up 4% from last year''s

Tags: CBS, Media, Viacom

04/16/96
MEDIA NOTES

The Boston Athletic Assoc.''s official Web site, set up by Digital, attached microchips to the shoes of all official participants in Monday''s Marathon. The chips were read by sensors at the finish li

Tags: Clear Channel/SFX Sports, NBC, NFL, Nike, Media

04/15/96
MEDIA NOTES

Samuel L. Jackson, Damon Wayans and "Chicago Hope''s" Peter Berg will star in a new comedy called "The Great White Hype." Jackson plays a flamboyant promoter looking for a white challenger (Berg) to t

Tags: ABC, Chicago Bulls, ESPN, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, NHRA, Nielsen, Phoenix Suns, Media, Walt Disney

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