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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...
HARRY CARAY, who spent 53 years as a MLB broadcaster, the last 16 with the Cubs, died Wednesday in a CA hospital after being removed from life support. Caray suffered a heart attack on Saturday. Caray
The ATP Tour announced the following moves: BENITO PEREZ-BARBADILLO was promoted to Dir of PR; ANN CHRISTIN WALDMANN was named Editor of www.atptour.com; DAVID LAW was named Communications Manager in
FRANK CRAIGHILL, co-Founder and co-Chair of Advantage Int''l, has been appointed President of Octagon, the sports and entertainment arm of Interpublic, which acquired Advantage last May. As a result o
In N.Y. Phil Mushnick reports that the contract of BOB PAGE, MSG Network''s lead studio anchor since ''88, will not be renewed and Page will be leaving the net in early April (N.Y. POST, 2/18)....KEVI
BILLY CRYSTAL said GHEORGHE MURESAN gives a "tremendous performance" in the upcoming movie, "MY GIANT." EW''s "Upside" to SPIKE LEE''s new film, "HE GOT GAME," is that it''s the first movie "written s
ROBERT HUNTER is resigning as Community Relations Dir of the SLOC, citing budget problems as "part of the reason." SLOC VP SHELLEY THOMAS will take over part of Hunter''s duties, and a Youth Programs
The BOSTON GLOBE lists John Hancock Mutual Life President DAVID D''ALLESANDRO among the "Inner Circle" of advisors for MA Democratic Gubernatorial candidate and acting Attorney General SCOTT HARSHBARG
Former NFLP President JOHN FLOOD has "quietly established a sports marketing practice that already has an impressive client list," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. Among those represented are C
JERRY SEINFELD and LINDA FIORENTINO are among those interviewed on the special "NBA Hollywood," airing Sunday on NBC (NBAE)....KEITH HERNANDEZ was contacted by "Seinfeld," and asked to keep the first
The NHL Blue Jackets named DOUG MACLEAN as GM (COLUMBUS DISPATCH, 2/12)....ERIC MICHAEL resigned as Communications Manager with Fox Sports Ohio and is now with Frontier Communications (THE DAILY). ...