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Warriors Switch Flagship Radio Station To KGMZ-FM Beginning This SeasonPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 26 / 16
The Warriors have "ended their 32-year run" with KNBR-AM and signed a multiyear deal to make KGMZ-FM its flagship station beginning this season, according to Tim Kawakami of the SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS. This is a "major move for the franchise," as it moves the team off of KNBR's "monster signal and tr...
Horse racing writer Steve Crist has purchased The Daily Racing Form from PrimeMedia in a deal valued at $40M (N.Y. POST, 7/24)....HBO Pictures'' "Don King: Only In America" was nominated for eight Emm
The U.S. Senate voted 90-10 yesterday to "shut down the online gambling industry, condemning it as a corrupting influence on young Americans and a major contributor to crime," according to Jon Swartz
An NBC source said yesterday that Isiah Thomas will "replace" analyst John Salley as part of the "NBA on NBC" studio crew, according to Bob Raissman of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Although NBC execs "wouldn'
The Golf Channel (TGC) and the LPGA have extended their TV deal through 2004. Over the next five years, TGC will air a minimum of 10 LPGA events per year, and will provide coverage and promotional sup
CTV Sports Net "is about to sign" a cable TV deal with the Blue Jays in what William Houston of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL calls a "surprise development." The new sports channel, slated to launch in Oct
News Corp. is "in talks to acquire" a minority stake in German media company Kirch Group in a deal valued at between $600-650M, according to Lippman & Rohwedder of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. The talks a
In the next episode of HBO''s "Ali$$" (Sunday, 9:30pm), a heavy rainstorm brings the city to a standstill and Arliss is virtually alone at AMM. That is, until pitching phenom Diego Sanchez, arrives at
The following lists final national ratings from last weekend''s select network sporting events. All times are EDT. The numbers are from the networks (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR British Op
With the hiring of John Dockery as an NFL game analyst, CBS yesterday completed its announcer pairings for the upcoming NFL season. The net''s No. 1 broadcast team will feature Greg Gumbel on play-by-
CBS has "decided not to broadcast" the rescheduled Pepsi 400 on October 17, and is "expected" to cede its rights to the primetime race to TNN, which CBS owns, according to Jim Utter of the CHARLOTTE O