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NBA TV averaged 920,000 viewers for Tuesday night’s Heat-Pacers game, marking the best viewership yet for a telecast on the cable network, including NBA playoff games. The game, which aired as part of the net’s NBA Fan Night vote, peaked at over 1 million viewers during the 9:15-9:30pm E...
WB, Warner Bros.'' addition to the broadcast TV market, kicks off tonight. In New York, Verne Gay notes that the network has a lot of similarities to Fox''s start-up. Three of the shows slated for ton
CNN has moved its sports talk show "Calling All Sports" up 90 minutes to 11:30, just after their "Sports Tonight" (Baltimore SUN, 1/11)....SportsChannel Chicago Senior VP/GM Jim Corno on the NHL work
In an "unsettling" decision for Dolphins fans in Central FL, the NFL ruled that it will force Orlando''s NBC affiliate WESH-2 to carry all of the Jaguars road games as well as all sold-out home games.
If the NHL work stoppage ends today, ESPN is "ready to roll" on its hockey programming schedule. Even though it there will be "smaller overall volume," there would still be one or two weekly games on
Ratings for the NFL divisional playoff games fell 7% in overnight results from a 24.4 average to a 22.6. Fox''s two games were down 4% to 22.2, and NBC''s games decreased 10% to a 23.2. The highest ra
Final ''94 financial figures for the TV networks are expected to be mixed, "despite a buoyant advertising market." According to analysts, ABC and NBC will post "strong gains," while CBS and Fox will "
Turner Broadcasting Sales Inc. announced that Coca-Cola will double its ''94 ad spending this year on the Turner Networks. Coca-Cola will spend more than $8M with various projects this year, and a sig
This week''s BARRON''S includes an extensive piece on "The Race for Smart TV: Video-on-Demand Appears Fast Approaching and Software Companies Are Scrambling to Cash In" (Maggie Mahar, BARRON''S, 1/9 i
Turner Sports President Harvey Schiller has been in discussions about how to make the Goodwill Games financially viable. Although the games have been a "perennially money- losing" event, organizers ar
U.S. District Court Judge Hubert Will ruled on Friday that the NBA''s efforts to force the Bulls off Chicago superstation WGN restrained trade in violation of antitrust laws. The ruling will allow tel