Featured Story

Warriors Switch Flagship Radio Station To KGMZ-FM Beginning This Season

Published 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...

Read More

Tags: Media, Golden State Warriors

More Stories

05/29/98
NBC/TURNER ANNOUNCEMENT STRATEGY; JORDAN TALKS TO AFFILS

It "remained unclear" why NBC and Turner Sports chose Wednesday night, during halftime of an NBA Conference Finals game, to announce plans for a new football league, but David Barron of the HOUSTON CH

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, NBA, NBC, NFL, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/28/98
MEDIA NOTES

NCAA WORLD SERIES: CBS Sports will air first round coverage of the NCAA World Series on Saturday, with the National Championship Game being held on Saturday, June 6. Sean McDonough will call play-by-p

Tags: ATP, Cablevision, CBS, Chicago Bulls, Chicago White Sox, Indiana Pacers, Kansas City Royals, Madison Square Garden, NBC, NCAA, New York Yankees, Puma, Media, Viacom

05/28/98
TBS GRABS A COKE AND A SMILE: NASCAR BRINGS IN HIGH RATING

TBS Superstation''s primetime telecast of NASCAR''s Coca- Cola 600 on Sunday night received a 5.0 household rating, with 3,744,000 million households, which is up 6% over last year. TBS announced that

Tags: ABC, Coca-Cola, NASCAR, Media, Turner Sports, Walt Disney

05/27/98
MEDIA NOTES

USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke reports that with the Bulls- Pacers series heading for at least a Game Six, NBC has added "close to" $10M in ad sales (USA TODAY, 5/27). In Chicago, Fred Mitchell wrote that

Tags: Buffalo Sabres, Chicago Bulls, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Indiana Pacers, NBA, NBC, Media, Utah Jazz, Walt Disney, Washington Capitals, Wilson Sporting Goods

05/27/98
NFL AND ESPN INTERNET DEAL SEEN AS "MATURATION OF INTERNET"

The NFL "is expected to announce an agreement" today with Walt Disney Co.''s ESPN Internet Group to produce the NFL.com, according to Stefan Fatsis of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Sources "familiar" with

Tags: ESPN, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

05/27/98
RATINGS NEWS & NOTES: RATINGS DOWN ON ALL BIG FOUR NETWORKS

The Big Four TV networks closed their season "on a sour note" as none had ratings gains "for the first time in more than a decade," according to USA TODAY''s Gary Levin, who wrote that fledgling nets

Tags: ABC, Boston Red Sox, CBS, NBC, New York Yankees, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/22/98
SI'S SIMPSON AND SABINO BELIEVE THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT

SI For Kids Publisher Cleary Simpson and Research Dir Donna Sabino are the subject of the "SGB Interview" by Chris McEvoy. Sabino, on which leagues kids favor: "[W]hen I started at SI for Kids in 1991

Tags: MLB, NBA, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Media

05/22/98
RATINGS FOR LAST WEEKEND'S NETWORK SPORTING EVENTS

The following lists ratings for select sporting events from last weekend. All times are EDT. The numbers are from the networks (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR Indianapolis 500 Time Trials 5/1

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Orioles, CBC, CBS, Chicago Bulls, Comcast-Spectacor, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, Edmonton Oilers, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers, LPGA, NBA, NBC, NHL, Ottawa Senators, PBA, PGA Tour, Media, St. Louis Blues, Utah Jazz, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/22/98
MEDIA NOTES

Veteran producer Mark Wolff has rejoined CBS as Lead Game Producer for "The NFL on CBS." Wolff will be teamed with Larry Cavolina, who will serve as the Lead Game Director/Coordinating Director (CBS S

Tags: CBS, NFL, Media, Viacom

05/22/98
WHO'S ON FIRST? THE GRIZZLIES AND THE DUKES -- ON THE WEB

The first-ever live, interactive, video and audio telecast of a pro baseball game will be broadcast over the Internet on Monday at 1:30pm PT, when the AAA PCL Fresno Grizzlies host the Albuquerque Duk

Tags: Microsoft, Media

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug