College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
Jim Martin, President of Network Operations for Liberty Sports, has been named COO of Fox Sports Net, the domestic sports arm of the new Fox/Liberty venture, according to Scott Hettrick of HOLLYWOOD R
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According to an Indians press release, the Tribe have MLB''s highest local broadcast and cable ratings. On Cleveland radio, local station WKNR-AM, draws a 2.2 rating and 19 share for persons 12 and ol
Expect to see "some improvements" on the WTA Tour home page on the World Wide Web, WTA Communications Dir Joe Favorito tells H.A. Branham of the TAMPA TRIBUNE. The site is operated by tour sponsor, Co
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Spike Lee, on his upcoming feature on Albert Belle for HBO''s "Real Sports": "He talks about some of the things he would have done differently. It''s obvious some of the things have hurt him with endo
CNN/SI, the fledgling sports network from CNN and Sports Illustrated, has signed a deal with Primestar, according to Charles Haddad of the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. CNN/SI will be offered in the basic pro
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ESPN''s Bob Ley has reportedly agreed to a contract extension (N.Y. POST, 8/19)...."Tin Cup" won the weekend at the box office, bringing in an estimated $10.1M. The Fan opened at No. 4 with around $6.