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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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11/14/95
INSIDE THE PAY-PER-VIEW NUMBERS OF BOXING

SET''s ''95 annual PPV industry overview showed the Tyson- McNeeley fight accounted for 26% of total ''95 PPV revenue and 48% of PPV boxing revenue. More figures: 65% of Tyson-McNeeley PPV viewers wer

Tags: Media

11/14/95
MEDIA NOTES

The ''96 Super Show in Atlanta will be the focus of a prime- time ESPN special to air in mid-March. Millsport is handling production and commercial sales (BRANDWEEK, 11/13). ....Fox''s 21.7 overnight

Tags: CBS, Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, HBO, News Corp./Fox, San Francisco 49ers, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

11/14/95
THE FUTURE OF FX INCLUDES BOTH SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

Fox has "no plans to remake" its fX cable channel in the aftermath of a new TCI/News Corp. cable sports venture, according to Jim McConville of BROADCASTING & CABLE. fX will televise two MLB games a w

Tags: MLB, News Corp./Fox, Media

11/14/95
EARLY RATINGS COMPARISON IN TORONTO PLACES HOCKEY UP

In Toronto last Tuesday, the Raptors and Maple Leafs went head-to-head during prime-time for the first time, according to William Houston of the GLOBE & MAIL. The Leafs were at home against the Mighty

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Chicago Bulls, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Media, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors, Walt Disney

11/13/95
MEDIA NOTES

CBC Grey Cup Host Brian Williams on the future of the CFL: "For Larry Smith to say expansion in the U.S. hasn''t been a failure is insulting" (TORONTO SUN, 11/13)....The Brewers have inked a deal with

Tags: ABC, Canadian Broadcasting Corp., CFL, Cleveland Browns, ESPN, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Media, TBS/TNT, Walt Disney

11/13/95
ESPN: IN YOUR FACE AND STILL GROWING

ESPN is profiled in the BOSTON SUNDAY GLOBE by Michael Holley. The network, which took in $400M in ad revenue last year, is "now a part of the worldwide sports culture. The temptation is to say it is

Tags: ESPN, IMG, News Corp./Fox, Media, Walt Disney

11/13/95
NBC EXEC WRIGHT SAYS GE COULD OFFER STOCK IN NETWORK

General Electric is looking into creating a stock for NBC to monitor the network''s performance, according to NBC Chief Exec Robert Wright. Wright told USA TODAY the "company could take a portion of N

Tags: NBC, Media

11/10/95
MEDIA NOTES

During their initial Raptors broadcast, Toronto''s CITY/CKVR put on "an impressive" show, according to Rob Longley of the TORONTO SUN. CITY was "creative in its approach," using a low- angle shot for

Tags: Canadian Broadcasting Corp., CFL, Cleveland Browns, DaimlerChrysler, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBC, Brooklyn Nets, NFL, Nike, Oakland Raiders, Media, St. Louis Rams, Toronto Raptors, YankeeNets

11/10/95
FANS WILL NEVER LEAVE THEIR FAVORITE BAR WITH NEW SIGN

Motorola EMBARC announced its new wireless sign, The Know- It-All, which will deliver current news and information and has further expanded their alliance with ESPN to provide ESPN and SportsTicker sp

Tags: ESPN, Motorola, Media, Walt Disney

11/10/95
NETWORK REVENUE GAINS AS SPORTS PROGRAMMING GIVES BOOST

Revenue for NBC, CBS and ABC rose 4.8% in the third quarter to $1.62B from $1.55B last year. The increase "chiefly reflected a 19% jump in sports revenue." Revenue for sports programming increased to

Tags: ABC, CBS, MLB, NBC, NFL, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

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