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Sources: Facebook In Talks With MLB To Live Stream One Game Per Week In '17Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 22 / 17
Facebook is in talks with MLB to "live stream one game per week during the upcoming season, which could be a key win as the social media platform works to offer more live sports," according to sources cited by Jessica Toonkel of REUTERS. Facebook has "pushed to sign deals with owners of sports right...
SportsLine USA "saw its stock fall" 8 11/16, or 53%, yesterday on the NASDAQ, closing at 7 11/16 a share, after the company warned that its third quarter ''98 revenue projections "will fall short," ac
WELCOME HOME, YOU''RE FIRED! USA TODAY''s Peter Jacobsen writes the "firings and downsizing that have been rumored for months at CBS finally began Wednesday, with 100 CBS News staffers getting -- or s
Blazers/Seahawks Owner Paul Allen "has bought his very first radio stations" -- Portland, OR''s news/talk KXL-AM and contemporary music KXL-FM, according to Pete Schulberg of the OREGONIAN. The sale "
NBC earned a 10.3/17 preliminary overnight rating for last night''s Game One of the Yankees-Indians ALCS. That is down 11% from the 11.6/19 earned for NBC''s coverage of the Marlins-Braves ''97 NLCS G
KY-based cable TV net Military Channel has formed a new sports subsidiary called Heroic Sports, Inc. (HSI). HSI has named TV sports consultants Rex Lardner and Dave Tipton and producer George Finkel t
Disney CEO Michael Eisner is profiled by USA TODAY''s David Lieberman in a business section "Cover Story" under the header, "Eisner''s Eye On The Prize: Disney'' Kingdom Counts On Bounty From Sports."
ABC''s "MNF" earned its highest rating of the season with the Vikings-Packers getting a 16.8, according to USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke. "MNF" is now averaging a 13.7, down 9% from last year. In other NF
Time Inc. is "laying plans to revive" a women''s title from Sports Illustrated, an idea "many assumed ... was dead," according to Keith Kelly of the N.Y. POST. SI President Michael Klingensmith "confi
RATINGS: For MLB''s final regular season ratings, see (#32)....USA Network said its WWF broadcast on Monday, September 28, reached more male teens than ESPN''s Giants- Cubs NL playoff and ABC''s Bucs-
CBS said the November 8 Bills-Jets game will be the first NFL game to be broadcast live on high definition television (HDTV). The telecast will be the first of four HDTV NFL games presented by CBS Spo