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MLBAM, NBC-Owned RSNs Reach Deal For Authenticated In-Market StreamingPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 19 / 17
MLBAM and NBC Sports Regional Networks have reached a deal to begin authenticated in-market streaming for the Cubs, White Sox, Phillies, A’s and Giants, including pre- and postgame shows. The deal arrives a year to the day after the league’s settlement in the Garber case and ...
New ESPN Internet Ventures VP/GM Steve Zales is profiled by Richard Tedesco of BROADCASTING & CABLE. Zales, who previously served as VP/GM of CNN/SI Interactive, said his plans for ESPN Internet Ventu
WE''RE CERTAINLY NOT PERFECT, BUT....: Fox Sports Net misspelled the last name of Chris Myers in yesterday''s USA Today ad promoting his debut as a "Fox Sports News" anchor. The copy spelled it "Meyer
ESPN and News Corp.''s two-year-old ESPN Star Sports joint venture in Asia now "counts 75 million subscribers," according to Steve Donohue of ELECTRONIC MEDIA, who writes that the two companies have "
ESPN Chair/ABC Sports President Steve Bornstein dismissed reports that ESPN analyst Sterling Sharpe "is being considered" to replace Dan Dierdorf on ABC''s "Monday Night Football." Bornstein: "Nothing
CBS Sports'' Week 14 national NFL telecast, highlighted by Chiefs-Broncos in 63% of the country, earned a 16.5/33 -- a 28% increase over NBC''s comparable Week 14 national game last season, and was CB
Chris Myers will make his "Fox Sports News" debut tonight at 10:00pm ET (Fox Sports Net). In Phoenix, Jim Gintonio reports that Myers will be teamed with Van Earl Wright for tonight''s show, but that
Showtime "is planning a television commercial blitz with a media buy value of about" $25M for the January 16 Mike Tyson-Francois Botha fight, beginning New Year''s Day, according to Liz Mullen of the
While the NBA lockout has helped college basketball increase its ratings 12% on ESPN and 37% on ESPN2, those jumps "have not yet translated into a commensurate demand for ad inventory," according to F
MCCORMICK RESIGNS: Lifetime President Doug McCormick has offered his resignation and industry sources contend that Lifetime partners Disney and Hearst "may have pushed McCormick out to place a woman i
ABC President Robert Iger is profiled by Richard Siklos in BUSINESS WEEK, who writes that Iger "has been hammering away at costs, including imposing a hiring and salary freeze." Siklos: "One area wher