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Sources: Facebook, Amazon, Twitter, YouTube All Bidding To Stream NFL's "TNF" GamesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 24 / 17
The NFL is "selling the rights to stream its 'Thursday Night Football' games next season, and at least four big tech companies are interested," according to Kurt Wagner of RE/CODE. Sources said that Facebook, Amazon, Twitter and YouTube have all "submitted proposals to the NFL in the hope ...
CBS''s telecast of last night''s NCAA men''s basketball championship received a 16.9/25 overnight Nielsen rating, down 1% compared to last year''s 17.1/25 overnight (CBS). GAME REWIND: Writing under t
Nielsen Media Research is reporting that "for the most part," NBA fans are welcoming back their local teams "with open arms," as RSN ratings are "up as much as" 20-30%, according to R. Thomas Umstead
ESPN Internet Ventures (EIV) will produce and develop a co-branded NHL Gamecast application and NHL Fantasy Game in conjunction with NHL Interactive. EIV will also produce NHL video highlights, which
Former NBAer Alex English is "bringing his new sports marketing company Hooplife LLC to the Web," according to REUTERS. The scouting company, also run by sports attorney Tonja Ward and TV commentator
Boston''s all-sports WEEI-AM is considering asking Jets coach Bill Parcells to do a weekly radio show, according to Will McDonough of the BOSTON GLOBE, who wrote that the move "could be a first. A coa
GIVING BACK FUND: The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Langdon Brockinton writes that the NFL has given its clubs "local broadcast sales rights to their respective team highlights shows." The new "revenue-ge
Overnight ratings for the NCAA men''s Final Four are down 10% from a year ago, according to David Barron of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE. Saturday''s UConn-Ohio St. game earned a 9.4/20, compared to last yea
The following lists final national and cable Nielsen ratings from recent sporting events (THE DAILY) EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR Players Champ. Preview 20-Mar NBC 2:00-3:00pm 1.1/4 PGA Tour Bay Hill I
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NCAA COVERAGE: In Atlanta, Prentis Rogers writes that CBS officials "would not speculate on what impact, if any, the U.S. military action in Kosovo" would have on their NCAA tournament coverage (ATL.
The Thrashers have named syndicated sports radio host Scott Ferrall as the team''s radio play-by-play voice. In addition to his radio role, Ferrall will be involved with team promotions, fan developme