Upcoming Conferences and Events

Featured Story

Chiefs' Win Over Raiders On "TNF" Leads To Primetime Victory For NBC In Overnights

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 09 / 16

NBC and NFL Network combined for an 11.8 overnight rating for the Chiefs' 21-13 win over the Raiders on "TNF," leading to a primetime victory for NBC. NFL Network last year drew a 7.4 overnight for Vikings-Cardinals in the Week 14 "TNF" window. K.C. led all markets for Raiders-Chiefs with a 44.4 loc...

Read More

Tags: Media, NFL

More Stories

06/10/98
NHL GAME ONE EARNS 3.6/6; LEVEL OF PLAY GETS CHECKED

Fox''s coverage of last night''s Game One of the Stanley Cup Finals featuring the Capitals and Red Wings earned a 3.6/6 overnight rating. The rating is down 29% from last year''s Saturday night 5.1/10

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Detroit Red Wings, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Media, Washington Capitals, Wilson Sporting Goods

06/10/98
NBA RATINGS: CAN UTAH JAZZ IT UP TO SUSTAIN ALL-TIME HIGH?

NBC''s coverage of Sunday''s Game Three of the NBA Finals earned a 16.2 final rating with a 28 share, the second- highest Game Three in Finals history, trailing only the ''93 Suns-Bulls Final. NBC est

Tags: ABC, Chicago Bulls, NBA, NBC, Phoenix Suns, Media, Walt Disney

06/10/98
MEDIA NOTES

Fox will broadcast the NFL Europe''s World Bowl ''98 between the Rhein Fire and Frankfurt Galaxy on June 14 live from Frankfurt (Fox Sports). BRANDWEEK''s Terry Lefton reports that German brewer Holst

Tags: AEG, ESPN, Los Angeles Galaxy, NBA, NFL, Media, Turner Sports, Walt Disney

06/09/98
ANTI LENNOX? REPORTS HAVE HBO DROPPING $20M OFFER

HBO has "withdrawn its offer" to extend its contract with Lennox Lewis, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. HBO had been negotiating a five-year deal worth "about" $20M with Lewis. Boxing

Tags: Cablevision, HBO, Madison Square Garden, Showtime, Media

06/09/98
BULLS-JAZZ HIGHEST RATED FINALS EVER THROUGH FIRST TWO GAMES

Friday night''s Jazz-Bulls NBA Finals Game Two earned NBC a 16.6/31 final rating and the network estimates that it was watched by 53 million viewers, making it the most- watched and highest rated Game

Tags: Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, NBC, NHL, Phoenix Suns, Media, Utah Jazz

06/09/98
PRIMEDIA ACQUIRES BASKETBALL WEEKLY; PETERSEN STILL SHOPPING

Primedia''s Pro Football Weekly is acquiring Basketball Weekly from FL-based Curtis Publishing and will merge the title into its Basketball News, launched earlier this year, according to George Lazaru

Tags: General Motors, Reebok, Media

06/08/98
MEDIA NOTES

NBA COVERAGE/RATINGS: NBC''s overnight ratings for Game Two of the NBA Finals was a 17.7, up 7% from last year. In Chicago, Michael Hirsley writes that the national rating "should be the second-highes

Tags: ABC, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, NBA, NBC, Media, Utah Jazz, Walt Disney

06/08/98
NETWORK NEWS: NO DEAL W/FOX AND AFFILS; ESPN STILL TOP GUN

Fox''s spring affiliates meeting "adjourned Friday with no deal in place for the affiliates to help shoulder the cost" of Fox''s new $4.4B NFL package, according to Jenny Hontz of DAILY VARIETY. The "

Tags: ESPN, NBC, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

06/05/98
BULLS AND JAZZ GIVE NBC HIGHEST RATED GAME ONE IN HISTORY

Game One of the NBA Finals earned an 18.0/32 national rating, making it the highest-rated Game One in NBA Finals history. The previous high was a 16.8, which was reached twice before, in ''93 and ''96

Tags: Chicago Bulls, NBA, NBC, Media

06/05/98
RATINGS FOR LAST WEEKEND'S SPORTING EVENTS

The following lists ratings from last weekend''s sporting events. All times are ET. The numbers are gathered from the networks (THE DAILY): EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR "NBA on NBC": Bulls-Pacers Game

Tags: ABC, Cablevision, CBS, Chicago Bulls, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, ESPN, Indiana Pacers, Madison Square Garden, MLB, NBA, NBC, New York Yankees, NHL, PBA, PGA Tour, Media, Toronto Blue Jays, Viacom, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug