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CBS Could See Strong Audience For Arkansas-Kentucky HoopsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 27 / 15
The undefeated Kentucky men’s basketball team tomorrow plays its final regular-season game against a ranked opponent – No. 18 Arkansas – on CBS at 4:00pm ET. UK’s three CBS games to date this season have averaged 2.6 million viewers, with its top CBS audience on Dec. 13 again...
SI announced that TINA IENNA has been named Detroit Ad Dir. Ienna joined SI as an Account Manager in ''94 following ten years at Newsweek, USA Today and the Detroit Free Press; TOM CHISHOLM has been p
The IHL K.C. Blades named MICHAEL BEHYMER as Senior VP/ Business Operations. Behymer spent nine years with the Royals, the last five as Dir of Marketing & Sales (Blades). .....Predators GM & Exec VP/H
ABC Exec VP/Marketing & General Sales Manager LARRY FRIED has been named the executive in charge of NFL ad sales for both ABC Sports and ESPN, according to Rich Katz of DAILY VARIETY. Beginning this s
Nike VP/Global Sales TIM JOYCE has been named by Ohio University''s Sports Administration & Facility Management Program as its ''98 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year (THE DAILY).....Adelphi, NY, Univ.
The North Face announced the appointment of JAMES REILLY as its COO. Reilly most recently served as COO of adidas America. Previous positions include President of Taylor Made Golf and GM of Nike Franc
Academy Awards host BILLY CRYSTAL, greeting Best Actor winner and Lakers fan JACK NICHOLSON during the opening of the 70th Academy Awards: "I''m a Clippers fan. We don''t get to the same games" (ABC,
Former InterZine Productions Dir of Business Development IRA WILLIAMS has been named Dir of Business Development for SportsLine USA (THE DAILY)....MLS named J. RICHARD LAW VP/Consumer Products. Law sp
FAME''S DAVID FALK is interviewed in the WASHINGTON POST and discusses a number of subjects, saying that in the last four months MICHAEL JORDAN has turned down $300M worth of new deals. Falk: "Basketb
In Detroit, Jo-Ann Barnas writes that "Edge of Glory," a new book by CHRISTINE BRENNAN that takes a behind-the- scenes look at figure skaters in the year leading up to the ''98 Winter Games, "reveals
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CASEY MARTIN was profiled on NBC''s "Dateline," and Stone Phillips said Martin "knows the world is watching, and not just the golf world. As he chases his dream .... he''s come to understand that he''