Featured Story

Dustin Johnson Serving Suspension After Positive Cocaine Test

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 01 / 14

Golfer  Dustin Johnson  is "serving a six-month suspension from the PGA Tour after testing positive for cocaine," according to a source. Johnson on Thursday announced that he was taking a leave of absence. Under the Tour's policies, it is not required to announce any disciplinary actions f...

Read More

More Stories

10/05/95
MEDIA NOTES

AT&T is seeking FCC approval for a global satellite system to provide multimedia communications, such as online access, to as many as 12 million subscribers (BLOOMBERG BUSINESS NEWS/ATLANTA CONSTITUTI

Tags: ATT, Media, Walt Disney

10/04/95
SI DELAYS PRO HOOPS PREVIEW DUE TO LABOR UNCERTAINTY

Sports Illustrated''s first Professional Basketball Preview was to hit the newsstands this week, but will be delayed until October 23. An SI spokesperson said the decision was made based due to the un

Tags: NBA, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner

10/04/95
MEDIA NOTE

Dan Duva, Evander Holyfield''s promoter, on the decision to keep Bowe-Holyfield on pay-per-view the same night as Mike Tyson''s free event on Fox on November 4: "When you go to a restaurant and they g

Tags: News Corp./Fox, Media

10/04/95
BASEBALL NETWORK KICKS OFF REGIONAL PLAYOFF COVERAGE

The Baseball Network premiered their regional coverage of the divisional playoffs last night. Scores were kept updated, however replays were shown only of the big plays in each game. During a critical

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Boston Red Sox, Canadian Broadcasting Corp., Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, NBC, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Seattle Mariners, Media, Time Warner, YankeeNets

10/04/95
MALONE'S HARD BARGAINING ANGERS COMPETITORS

TCI Chair John Malone lived up to his reputation of "rarely leaving anything on the negotiating table" in his recent dealings in the Time Warner/TBS merger. Investors, Wall Street analysts, and cable

Tags: Cablevision, CBS, ESPN, New York Liberty, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

10/03/95
MEDIA NOTES

The Women''s Basketball Association will begin its fourth season with a three-year TV deal with Liberty Sports. This year, the WBA expands its schedule to 36 games, with Liberty carrying 80 regular se

Tags: ABC, Boston Bruins, Boston Red Sox, Cablevision, Chicago Blackhawks, Colorado Rockies, Comcast-Spectacor, Denver Broncos, ESPN, New Jersey Devils, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Seattle Seahawks, Media, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

10/03/95
NFL DEALS WITH FALLOUT FROM WEEKEND BLACKOUT CONTROVERSIES

NFL Dir of Communications Greg Aiello spoke to the ORLANDO SENTINEL regarding NBC''s switch on Sunday to Jaguars-Oilers before the 1pm Dolphins-Bengals game had ended. Aiello: "Your fans hit us pretty

Tags: Buffalo Bills, Cincinnati Bengals, Edmonton Oilers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins, NBC, NFL, San Diego Chargers, Media

10/03/95
CHECK YOUR LOCAL LISTINGS: WHERE TO FIND BASEBALL TONIGHT

After months of heavy criticism from baseball and media writers, The Baseball Network launches its regionalized playoff coverage on NBC tonight at 8pm EDT. ABC picks up divisional playoff coverage on

Tags: ABC, LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Anheuser Busch, Atlanta Braves, CBS, Cincinnati Reds, Colorado Rockies, ESPN, Houston Astros, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, NBA, NBC, New York Mets, News Corp./Fox, Nielsen, Seattle Mariners, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

10/03/95
OH WHAT A NIGHT: TVKO SAYS BOWE-HOLYFIELD ON FOR NOVEMBER 4

The Bowe-Holyfield heavyweight fight will remain scheduled for November 4 at Caesars Palace, according to an announcement this morning by TVKO, Time Warner Sports, Caesars Palace, Spencer Promotions a

Tags: News Corp./Fox, Media, Time Warner

10/02/95
WAS IT A BAD BACK OR BAD SALES THAT DOOMED SHAQ- HAKEEM?

There was speculation over the weekend that a "lack of interest" may have been the real reason behind the cancellation of the Hakeem Olajuwon-Shaquille O''Neal one-on-one pay-per-view event. But Leona

Tags: NBA, Showtime, Media

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug