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Clippers' Ballmer Reportedly Declines Prime Ticket's Extension Offer, Wants OTT NetworkPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 28 / 15
Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer "has turned down" a $60M-a-year offer from FS Prime Ticket for local-TV rights and is instead "forging ahead with a plan to start his own over-the-top streaming network," according to Claire Atkinson of the N.Y. POST. Sources said that if he "follows through on the plan,...
Redskins Owner Jack Kent Cooke and other team officials have rejected interview requests from Washington Post reporters "for nearly six months," according to the POST''S Howard Kurtz. Cooke has told t
Sports Illustrated this week published a notice for the first time offering subscribers the option of not receiving the magazine''s annual swimsuit issue, according to an AP report in the BOSTON GLOBE
Rooftop cameras, "which have provided what are generally considered the most compelling TV views of stock- car racing," have been banned from the sport "for the foreseeable future," according to Richa
A site on the World Wide Web dedicated to Michael Chang, presented by Prince and created and managed by the Chang family, was launched yesterday. The site includes statistics, biographical information
In Boston, Howard Manly reports that the details "are sketchy, but the Fabulous Sports Babe is taking her act from ESPN studios" to NYC, where her show will air on ABC Sports Radio starting in May (BO
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The Penguins'' Mario Lemieux "could be the next player to take a [sports-talk radio] station to court," according to a report in the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. Chuck Greenberg, Lemieux''s attorney, has
The following lists ratings from last weekend''s network sporting events. All times are eastern. (^) = regional programming. For the NCAA Men''s Basketball Tournament on CBS, the information is as fol
N.Y.''s WBIS is examined by Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. WBIS'' purchase this season of five Devils, Islanders and Nets games will cost $80,800, $80,800 and $73,100 each, respectively. The pric
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The N.Y. Times is selling its tennis, skiing and sailing magazines to "concentrate" on golf titles, Golf Digest and GolfWorld, according to Angela King of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Magazines for sale inclu
Over 20 million Internet users logged onto the official NCAA Div. I Men''s and Women''s Basketball Championship site on the Web. The site will offer live cybercasts and audio for all upcoming women''s