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03/07/96
MEDIA NOTES

Rupert Murdoch and his BSkyB Group have joined with three of Europe''s "largest media groups" to offer digital pay TV throughout Europe, "in particular to German and French speaking countries" (N.Y. T

Tags: BSkyB, NHL, Media, Time Warner

03/07/96
THIS GAME OF THE PEOPLE, FOR THE PEOPLE, BY THE PEOPLE....

ESPN''s upcoming promo campaign for its MLB coverage will run with the theme, "It''s Baseball. And You''re an American," featuring NYPD Blue''s Nick Turturro and former President Abe Lincoln. The spot

Tags: ESPN, MLB, Media, Walt Disney, Wieden Kennedy

03/07/96
CONFERENCES THAT OPTED OUT OF ESPN'S HOOPS PICTURE

The lack of ESPN exposure for two college basketball conferences is examined by writers in two southwest papers. The lack of TV presence, due to the SWC''s decision not to sign with ESPN in the early

Tags: ESPN, Media, Walt Disney

03/06/96
FOX INKS 7-ELEVEN TO BASEBALL DEAL; REPORTEDLY CLOSE WITH GM

Fox and 7-Eleven stores are "on the verge of signing an extensive media/marketing deal" revolving around the network''s coverage of MLB, according to Langdon Brockinton of INSIDE MEDIA. Fox also is re

Tags: CBS, General Motors, MLB, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Media, Viacom

03/06/96
THE HEIDI FACTOR REARS ITS HEAD IN ABC'S GOLF COVERAGE

More fallout from ABC''s decision to leave their coverage of the United Airlines Hawaiian Open (February 15-18) after it went to a playoff and ran over schedule. Joe Hopkins, spokeperson for United Ai

Tags: ABC, LPGA, NBA, NBC, NFL, PGA Tour, Media, Walt Disney

03/06/96
PACKER MEETS WITH JACKSON, SAYS "MONKEY" BUSINESS IS OVER

CBS Sports basketball analyst Billy Packer, who called Georgetown guard Allen Iverson a "tough monkey," spoke yesterday to Jesse Jackson concerning the comment. After the talk, both sides said they we

Tags: CBS, Media, Viacom

03/06/96
WEDNESDAY WEB SITES OF THE WEEK

The battle for supremacy in the world of Indy car racing wages on, with the World Wide Web yet another weapon used by CART''s IndyCar and the new Indy Racing League to get their messages across. 1) Th

Tags: Champ Car World Series, IndyCar, Media, Toyota

03/06/96
MEDIA NOTES

NBC''s Ed Markey said the network has talked about expanding its NFL pregame show to one-hour, but "no decision has been made" (USA TODAY, 3/6)....ESPN''s coverage of NASCAR''s Pontiac Excitement 400

Tags: ESPN, General Motors, NASCAR, NBC, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

03/05/96
FOOTBALL STUDIO HOT STOVE: KING HAS MONDAY NIGHTS FREE

NBC''s Cris Collinsworth will move from the booth into the "NFL on NBC" studio seat held by Joe Montana next year, according to Rudy Martzke. Sam Wyche is likely to replace Collinsworth as Marv Albert

Tags: ABC, HBO, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

03/05/96
MEDIA NOTES

Cal Ripken will host Fox''s premiere of the movie "Rookie of the Year" tomorrow, during which Fox will premier their first "Baseball on Fox" promos. Ripken is currently filming another promo to run as

Tags: CBS, Comcast-Spectacor, LPGA, News Corp./Fox, Media, Viacom

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