Reviews Positive For Latest In "Rocky" Series Olympic Writer Philip Hersh Pens Farewell Column Davis Done Calling KU Games After Hoops Season ESPN Earns Best "MNF" Overnight Of Season "Thursday Night Football" Bidding Heating Up Warriors Ratings Keep Soaring On CSN Bay Area Marlins Part Ways With Analyst Tommy Hutton UFC's Expanding Media Organization Examined Social Studies With Columbia Univ.'s Tariq Ahmad NBC Draws 4.2 Overnight Rating For Cup Finale
Gonna Fly Now: "Creed" Receives High Marks As Latest Installment In "Rocky" SeriesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 25 / 15
Warner Bros.' "Creed" debuts in theaters nationwide Wednesday, and director Ryan Coogler's "rousingly emotional new film is the best installment" of the "Rocky" series since the original debuted in '76, according to Chris Nashawaty of ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY. Nashawaty gives the movie an A- grade ...
One-On-One Sports Radio has purchased WEJM-AM in Chicago, which will now be an all-sports-talk station. One- On-One will begin broadcasting this week in the New York City-area and L.A. (CHICAGO SUN-TI
The following lists ratings trend from the last 20 U.S. Open tennis tournament telecasts on CBS (Nielsen Sports). YEAR # OF TELECASTS RAT/SHR YEAR # OF TELECASTS RAT/SHR ''77 5 5.7/20 ''87 9 3.6/11 ''
ESPN''s use of Andre Agassi''s coach, Brad Gilbert, as it''s tournament analyst, "appears to be a serious conflict of interest," according to Milton Kent of the Baltimore SUN. Gilbert has done on-air
Tonight''s WNBA semifinals will be simulcast on ESPN and Lifetime beginning at 7:30pm ET and Saturday''s championship will be carried by NBC at 3:30pm ET. All three games also will be carried by ESPN
Sports Illustrated Women/Sport''s second issue will hit newsstands on September 2, with a cover story on U.S. soccer player Mia Hamm. The issue previews women''s college sports, and includes features
After fifteen years of operating their own radio network, the Brewers announced that WTMJ-AM "would take over operation of the Brewers radio network effective next season," according to Drew Olson of
This evening, Classic Sports Network features "The Joe Namath Show," a talk show hosted by Namath and Dick Schaap, which was aired in ''69 in the New York-area. CSN will carry fifteen shows beginning
Fox Sports Detroit (FSD) has acquired the exclusive cable rights to the Pistons and Tigers from the PASS network and, upon completion of the deal, the Pistons will be seen on FSD at the start of this
Dallas-based Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst Inc. confirmed Monday that it plans to pay $2.1B for radio company SFX Broadcasting, according to John Kirkpatrick of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. In addition, sourc
Faced with new rival ESPN magazine, which will debut next year, The Sporting News (TSN) will be making "some big changes," according to Keith Kelly of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Times Mirror Magazines "is s