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Fox Sports Hires Jeff Gordon As Full-Time Analyst For Sprint Cup RacesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 15
Fox Sports on Thursday announced that Jeff Gordon has signed a multiyear contract with the net that will see him join the net's NASCAR Sprint Cup announce team in '16 as a race analyst after he retires this year as a competitive driver. He will work alongside play-by-play announcer Mike Joy and anal...
Chicago-based CLTV''s Mike Greenberg and Springfield, VA- based NewsChannel 8''s Michael Kim have been named anchors for ESPNEWS, the 24-hour sports news network scheduled to launch November 1....ESPN
If you were not able to make to Las Vegas'' Sands Expo and Convention Center for the PGA Int''l Golf Show this week, the PGA of America''s web site offers you the chance to participate via the Interne
NBC, US West and GolfData announced that US West and Golf Digest have become equity partners in "golf.com," the NBC and GolfData Corp. World Wide Web site. US West will purchase up to a 15% share of t
Classic Sports Network has entered into an expanded distribution agreement with Cox Communications that could ultimately add "more than one million subscribers for the network." Under the deal, Cox wi
The NBA''s "longstanding legal fight" over how many Bulls games can be telecast on WGN is "essentially back to Square One," according to Matt O''Connor of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. O''Connor: "In a victory
The Men''s U.S. Open final earned a 6.1 rating and 11 share, making it the highest-rated Men''s final since ''90. A rain delay pushed the match into the "highly coveted" "60 Minutes''" time slot....Th
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In preliminary overnight ratings, Fox''s NFL games were up 3% from last week to a 12.3, NBC''s were down 8% to 13.0. Fox''s NFL pregame was down 4% to 4.5, while NBC''s second-half hour was up 7% to a
In New York, NEWSDAY''s Steve Zipay notes the NFL "shouldn''t have aired" its "Feel the Power" TV promos using Vikings Coach Dennis Green in the wake of Green being in the news over a lawsuit filed by
The Flyers are set to open the season in 26 days and the team still does not have a cable carrier, according to Mike Bruton of the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER. The Flyers and Prism, the team''s previous TV
The $20M investment of Warburg, Pincus Ventures last week into Classic Sports Network will enable the channel to increase its focus on marketing, according to Michael Burgi of MEDIAWEEK. Brian Bedol,