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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...
BILL FUTTERER, a marketing exec who helped bring the Hornets and Panthers to NC, was appointed President of the Cleveland Browns Trust (WASHINGTON TIMES, 6/28)....Two-time Olympic skier LUKE BODENSTEI
Dallas police officer JOHNNIE HERNANDEZ, who had been subpoenaed to testify in the MICHAEL IRVIN drug trial, was arrested on charges he tried to hire a hit man to kill the Cowboys wide receiver, accor
Agent LEIGH STEINBERG will hold a turf injury seminar in Beverly Hills, CA Friday (USA TODAY, 6/27)....Veteran broadcaster JACK BUCK is the winner of the ''96 Pete Rozelle Radio-Television Award, pres
JOHN NASH was named new Nets GM (WASHINGTON POST, 6/27)....Cornerstone Sports hired MIKE BIGGS as Dir of Media & Public Relations (Cornerstone)....The USBL announced its advisory board. Appointments i
JAMES DULLAGHAN, ESPN VP/Remote Operations, has retired after 17 years with the company (ELECTONIC MEDIA, 6/24).... ESPN has promoted DAVID PAHL to Senior VP/General Counsel. He has been VP/Associate
DAVID FALK''s place in the NBA is profiled in the WASHINGTON TIMES. Falk: "Mr. Stern is in a class by himself. But do I have power? Yes. And do I enjoy it? Yes, because it enables me to enhance and ma
The Tigers have named DAVID MATHESON Asst Dir of Public Relations. ... The Coyotes have named LESA SENKER Exec Asst to the Hockey Operations Dept. ... The AHL has signed VP/Sales & Marketing MICHAEL H
PAUL CLARK was named VP/Marketing at The Sports Network (GLOBE & MAIL, 6/24)....ORESTES DESTRADE, an original Marlin, was hired by the Devil Rays as Dir of Community Development (TAMPA TRIBUNE, 6/23).
TED TURNER purchased the 578,000-acre Vermejo Park Ranch from Pennzoil. The land, which straddles the NM and CO borders, contains 30 miles of streams and 22 lakes (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 6/20)....ANDRE AG
International Sports Programming Partners or "Fox Sports International" named TONY BALL as its new COO & Exec VP. Ball will oversee businesses including Prime Deportiva, Fox Sports Australia, and Prim