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Fox Sports' Audience For First Season Airing Xfinity Series Down From ESPN/ABC In '14Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 01 / 15
Fox and FS1 combined to average 1.73 million viewers for its first season of televising NASCAR Xfinity Series races, down around 6% from what ABC, ESPN and ESPN2 averaged for the same period of what was the Nationwide Series last year. Fox Sports’ figure includes 13 races this season across it...
CNN/SI has added Dallas Morning News writer Ed Werder as a Dallas reporter and SportsChannel Chicago announcer Laura Okmin as a Chicago reporter (USA TODAY, 10/3)....Fox Sports Americas'' launch will
The Golf Channel (TGC) Monday began sending its signal to Japan via satellite for the first of what network execs hope will be a number of foreign ventures, according to Rene Stutzman of the ORLANDO S
ABC posted a season-high 19.7 rating with Monday Night''s Cowboys-Eagles game. The season average for ABC is now 17.7, up 4% from last year. TNT had a 8.4 for the Jets-Redskins game with a season aver
SI will publish the first stand-alone edition of its swimsuit issue in eight years and "will return to TV after a one- year hiatus through a two-year deal" with TNT, according to Keith Kelly of AD AGE
Fox Sports Americas will make its U.S. and Latin America debut on November 1 with a "million-dollar multi-media marketing and advertising campaign." Formerly known as Prime Deportiva, Fox Sports Ameri
Television coverage of MLB''s postseason starts today with Fox, NBC and ESPN splitting coverage of the AL and NL games and Fox''s MLB Senior Coordinating Producer John Filippelli says there may be too
TCI and SportsChannel FL are "at an impasse" in talks to air Panthers games, so more than 200,000 Dade and Broward TCI subscribers won''t be able to watch the team on TV, according to Barry Jackson of
Preliminary overnight ratings for the weekend: NFL on NBC received a 12.5 while Fox''s doubleheader earned a 12.1. NBC''s Ohio State-Notre Dame got a 7.3. Fox MLB coverage had a 4.3 (USA TODAY, 10/1).
The Flyers were unable to reach a one-year deal with Prism/SportsChannel and are now offering their package of 46 regular-season games directly to area cable operators, according to Bill Fleischman of
Former Twin Kirby Puckett will do commentary on up to three playoff games for ESPN, and reportedly has been offered a deal to work as a color commentator next season. (Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE, 9/30).