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Rogers Announces On-Air Talent For NHL Coverage In '14-15Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 28 / 14
Rogers today announced new broadcast talent for coverage of the '14-15 NHL season. Rogers will employ a total of 39 on-air personalities for its telecasts of more than 500 regular-season games across nine networks. Glenn Healy , Kelly Hrudey , Mike Johnson and Darren Pang will serve as game an...
The FoxTrax glowing puck will be used at the United Center for Sunday''s Red Wings-Blackhawks matchup on Fox (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 4/5)....HBO is reportedly looking at former NFL players Jackie Slater, Ro
The rosters for the World Cup of Hockey U.S. and Canadian teams will reportedly be unveiled during this weekend''s NHL coverage on the CBC and Fox. In Toronto, William Houston notes that the "new NHL"
The Golf Channel has entered into an agreement with distributor Japan Cable Television Ltd. to introduce the English- language network to Japanese viewers. Rene Stutzman of the ORLANDO SENTINEL report
The Indians will "cybercast" each of their 162 games this season on their Web site at http://www.indians.com (Indians)....The NFL and ESPNet SportsZone will team up for the draft. SportsZone will be l
Ratings for the Pirates'' opener on Prime Sports KBL''s telecast of Tuesday were up 119% over last year, with ad revenues up 39%, according to Prime/KBL GM Bill Craig. The game drew a 5.9 rating, acco
The "long-harmonious" relationship between Prime Sports and L.A.-area TV stations "has gone sour," according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. The report pins KTLA''s announcement that Tele-TV nabbed Dodgers
CCCHA Commissioner Bill Beagan says the rumor that several major colleges could form an "elite" league will "ultimately" be decided by the NCAA''s stance on TV rights. Kevin Allen reports in USA TODAY
Several MLB teams debuted new Web sites in conjunction with opening day. The Rangers'' page can be found at http://www.texasrangers.com. Orioles Online is at http:// www.theorioles.com. The O''s promi
Monday''s NCAA men''s basketball championship on CBS was the lowest rated final in more than 20 years. Kentucky-Syracuse earned a 18.3 rating/29 share, a 5% drop from last year. The ratings since ''86
This week''s INSIDE MEDIA profiles Prodigy''s new MLBPA- licensed "Baseball Manager," fantasy game, the service''s first for-pay product launched on the Internet (INSIDE MEDIA ONLINE, 4/2)....News Cor