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Overnight Ratings: PGA Tour Deutsche Bank Championship, U.S. Open Tennis

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 02 / 14

The chart below lists overnight ratings from sports telecasts over Labor Day weekend on broadcast TV ( THE DAILY ). TELECAST DATE NET TIME (E...

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07/11/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Mavs Owner ROSS PEROT JR. is asking $1.25M for the Squaw Mountain Lodge ranch in TX, which he purchased in a December ''95 auction for $571,650 (FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM, 7/11)....U.S. & World Figure S

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07/11/97
CAVS DRAFT PICK DEREK ANDERSON INKS DEAL TO BE LIKE MIKE

NJ-based Worldwide Entertainment & Sports Corporation announced today that its client, Cavs rookie Derek Anderson, has signed a multiyear, multi-million dollar endorsement deal with Nike to promote th

Tags: NBA, Nike

07/11/97
FRANCHISE NOTES

The NBA Wizards will unveil their new uniforms today. Home uniforms are white and blue and road uniforms are blue and black, both with the team name across the chest (WASHINGTON POST, 7/10)....A SOUTH

Tags: Miami Marlins, Franchises, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Tampa Bay Lightning, Washington Wizards

07/11/97
GIANTS' PROPOSED PAC BELL PARK WILL KEEP ADS INSIDE

The design of the MLB Giants'' proposed China Basin ballpark "won approval" from the S.F. Planning Commission yesterday, but one element of the approval is that the park "won''t have" commercial adver

Tags: Facilities, San Francisco Giants

07/11/97
RATINGS FOR LAST WEEKEND'S NETWORK SPORTING EVENTS

The following lists ratings from last weekend''s network sporting events. All times are eastern. MLB on Fox regional games were: FLA-NYM; BOS-CWS; KC-CLE. The numbers were gathered from the networks (

Tags: ABC, CBS, MLB, NASCAR, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NHRA, PGA Tour, Sears, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney, WNBA

07/11/97
JUDGE GRANTS INJUNCTION AGAINST HUNT IN NHL DISPUTE

In Columbus, Common Pleas Judge John Bessey granted an injunction against Lamar Hunt, "who is fighting local investors over control" of the city''s NHL expansion franchise, according to Bruce Cadwalla

Tags: Franchises, Nationwide Insurance, NHL

07/11/97
MEDIA NOTES

A&J Sports, publisher of ACC Athlete magazine, has signed contracts with the SEC and the Big 10 to publish similar magazines for those conferences. The company also plans to launch a sportswear line t

Tags: Chicago Bulls, NBA, NCAA, Media

07/11/97
MLB NEWS & NOTES: SELIG SPEAKS OF HIS LEGACY AS COMMISSIONER

MLB Acting Commissioner Bud Selig is interviewed by Jon Heyman in NEWSDAY. Selig, on his legacy: "[R]evenue sharing is always the thing I think I''m proudest of, along with labor peace. Many things co

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Arizona Diamondbacks, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB, NBA, New York Yankees, NFL, YankeeNets

07/11/97
STADIUM NOTES

In Denver, the city and the site committee for a new Broncos stadium reached a deal Thursday for itemizing $220,000 in site-selection costs to be paid by the city. Denver will pay $162,500 in committe

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Denver Broncos, Facilities, Minnesota Twins, Arizona Coyotes, Time Warner

07/11/97
BEYOND THE BIG FOUR: STRONG SEASON HAS AFL EYEING GROWTH

The Arena Football League is examined by Richard Obert of the ARIZONA REPUBLIC. Obert: "Management has improved. Eight of the 14 teams are drawing better than 10,000 fans a game. There is talk of expa

Tags: AFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NPSL

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