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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 26 / 17

$0.72  – Monthly subscriber cost of SEC Network, according to Kagan research. When ESPN and the ACC launch the ACC Network in '19, it is "expected to be lower than the rates" for SEC Network and BTN ($0.43 cents, according to Kagan) ( SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, 6/26 issue ).

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ESPN.com's John Oreovicz noted Saturday's IRL Indy Japan 300 will be held at Twin Ring Motegi superspeedway, which Honda built in '97 to "showcase its participation" in the CART series. The IRL event

Tags: Carolina Hurricanes, ESPN, Hockey, IndyCar, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Motorsports, NHL, Toyota, Walt Disney

"MLB On Fox" Enhancements

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Tags: Baseball, Boston Red Sox, ESPN, MLB, New York Yankees, Media, Walt Disney

Retro Trend Encompassing HS

A growing number of retail stores and Web sites are "selling reproductions of the jerseys ... basketball players wore in high school," but in many cases, "neither the athletes nor the high schools hav

Tags: Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Denver Nuggets, Kroenke Sports Enterprises, NBA, NFL, Nike, Orlando Magic

NJ Could Land MLB Team

NJSEA President George Zoffinger has had "three discussions over the past six weeks" (see THE DAILY, 2/10) with White Sox Owner and MLB Relocation Committee Chair Jerry Reinsdorf about bringing a team

Tags: Baseball, Chicago White Sox, Continental Airlines, Facilities, MLB, New York Mets, New York Yankees, NJSEA

Final Weekend Nielsen Ratings

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Tags: ABC, Anheuser Busch, AEG, Baseball, Basketball, CBS, Chicago Cubs, Columbus Crew, Dallas Mavericks, ESPN, Football, Golf, Hockey, Houston Astros, Houston Dynamo, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Galaxy, Los Angeles Lakers, Minnesota Timberwolves, MLS, Motorsports, NASCAR, NBA, NBC, NCAA, NHL, PGA Tour, Sacramento Kings, San Antonio Spurs, San Diego Padres, Media, St. Louis Cardinals, Viacom, Walt Disney

U.S. Army Inking PRCA Deal

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Tags: Dallas Cowboys, NASCAR, NHRA

NHL Franchise News & Notes

In Dallas, Katie Fairbanks reported about 75% of the Stars' 13,000 season-ticket holders have renewed for '04-05. Fans who committed early were offered a deal that "cut prices on regular season games

Tags: Boston Bruins, Dallas Stars, Florida Panthers, Franchises, Hockey, Minnesota Wild, NHL

Foot Locker Acquiring Footaction

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Tags: Finance, Nike, Reebok

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NFL Schedule Deal Stirs Debate

Sports Illustrated NFL writer Peter King sees the NFL exclusively announcing its '04 schedule today on NFL Network (see Morning Buzz) as "another disturbing step in relegating the traditional media ..

Tags: ESPN, Football, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Media, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Walt Disney

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