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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 24 / 17

Saturday Boxing HOFer  Evander Holyfield and featherweight champion Abner Mares will serve as analysts on the Fox network telecast of the Premier Boxing Champions bout headlined by  Deontay Wilder - Gerald Washington . The fight is at Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Ala.

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08/29/03
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Sources said that Fox "hopes to add" D'Backs 1B Mark Grace to its MLB postseason coverage. The net plans to add Mets P Al Leiter, and while Leiter's situation "is expected to be finalized soon, Grace'

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Baseball, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, MLB, New York Mets, Media, Walt Disney

08/29/03
adidas' Billboards In Tokyo

adidas-Salomon's unique billboard ads in Japan are examined by Fowler & Moffett of the WALL STREET JOURNAL, who write the company "is hanging humans on billboards. ... Two players attached to a billbo

Tags: Soccer, Washington Nationals

08/29/03
ESPN Product Development

ESPN Enterprises GM Rick Alessandri indicated that ESPN is planning to develop a "broad range of merchandise from skateboards and sunglasses to sports helmets and notebooks," according to REUTERS. Ale

Tags: ESPN, Walt Disney

08/29/03
Under Armour's New TV Spot

Baltimore-based Under Armour last night launched its first non-sports programming TV ad, a 30-second spot called "Breakdown," during the MTV Video Music Awards telecast, according to SPORTSBUSINESS JO

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, Football, Nike, Reebok, Walt Disney

08/29/03
Red Sox Headed To Theater

About 360 Red Sox fans will watch the September 5 WSBK-UPN broadcast of the Red Sox-Yankees game in a simulcast at a local National Amusements movie theater as part of the team's partnership with Viac

Tags: Baseball, Boston Red Sox, CBS, Franchises, New York Yankees, NFL, Viacom

08/29/03
Kobe Bryant Media Monitor

THE DAILY continues "Kobe Monitor," which charts television's treatment of the Kobe Bryant sexual assault case. The following is a sampling of the coverage, with the focus on primetime and morning pro

Tags: Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, NBC, Media

08/29/03
Convey Denied Premiership

A British government panel yesterday rejected MLS DC United MF Bobby Convey's application for a work permit, "abruptly killing a deal" for him to join the Premier League's Tottenham Hotspur, according

Tags: AEG, DC United, English Premier League, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Manchester United, MLS, Soccer

08/29/03
Players Seeking Game Covers

Sports video game endorsements are profiled in a Sports Cover Story by USA TODAY's Bob Velin, who writes, "Like shoe contracts of the last decade, being on the cover of a video game has become the mea

Tags: Football, IMG, Microsoft, NFL, San Diego Chargers, Wheaties

08/29/03
Morning Buzz, August 29, 2003

The Daily Insider Morning News & Headlines Friday, August 29, 2003 9:00am ET Print The Morning Buzz ...

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