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NBC's Lead Stanley Cup Broadcast Team Draws Praise For Ability To Be CriticalPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 24 / 17
The first round of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs wrapped up last night, and no announcing crew has "settled into their roles more comfortably than NBC's lead hockey team" of Mike Emrick, Ed Olczyk and Pierre McGuire, according to Tom Jones of the TAMPA BAY TIMES. With that comfort comes "even more co...
A NEW APPROACH: DAILY VARIETY''s Richard Morgan writes that Infinity Broadcasting Corp. has formed CBS Radio Promotions Group "to develop event-marketing and sponsorship opportunities for advertisers"
AD AGE presents its annual Special Report on Cable TV, which features a three-part examination of the value of advertising on cable, and reports that ''98 was a year of "double-digit growth" in ad sal
THE GREAT OUTDOORS: CBS MARKETWATCH''s John Thorsberg profiled Quokka Sports and Mountain Zone, adventure sports sites that are "cybercasting to audiences drawn to outdoor sports as participants and o
The Mets are "are off to a solid ratings start" on WPIX-WB, while the Yankees continue "to do well" on new carrier WNYW-Fox, according to Josef Adalian of DAILY VARIETY. WPIX averaged a 4.3/9 Nielsen
CBS Corp. announced plans to acquire its Dallas affil, KTVT, for $485M in stock, from Gaylord Entertainment. CBS Corp. will also increase its Internet investment by taking a 35% stake in Hollywood.com
NBC Sports, along with Breeders'' Cup Limited, will produce four new thoroughbred racing telecasts from Saratoga Racecourse and Belmont Park in NY leading up to this year''s Breeders'' Cup Championshi
Following News Corp.''s recent buyout of Fox/Liberty Networks partner Liberty Media, "several" cable operators "are concerned" that Fox''s control of "most of the regional sports network business coul
ABC''s decision to move back the start time of "Monday Night Football" to 9:00pm ET means the game will run until "about midnight," giving the network "an extra 45 minutes of prime-time advertising re
In Orlando, Povtak & Diaz reported that Fox Sports Net Research reported that of the NBA''s 24 teams televised by RSNs, the Magic are first in local Nielsen ratings. The Sunshine Network''s telecasts
The following lists final national and cable Nielsen ratings from recent sporting events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NASCAR: Nashville 320 3-Apr CBS 1:00-4:00pm 2.1/7 U.S. Snowboarding Gr
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