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Overnight Ratings: ABC Up For Sunday NBA Games; Fox/NASCAR Rises With RainoutPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 27 / 15
ABC averaged a 4.5 overnight rating for its two NBA Playoff games yesterday, up from a 4.3 for the comparable Sunday last year. Clippers-Spurs First Round Game 4 in the late window drew a 5.0 overnight, flat compared to Clippers-Warriors Game 4 last year. In the early window, ABC drew a 4.2 for the ...
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TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "The National Sports Report" led with the five game suspension of Red Sox P Pedro Martinez for hitting Indians 2B Roberto Alomar with a
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Tiny "Band-Aid-sized" sensors applied by NBCOlympics.com to the chest and legs of sprinter Michael Johnson during the 4x400 relay at last weekend''s Penn Relays allowed data on Johnson''s heartbeat to
Gross receipts for the T''Wolves'' two home playoff games "were in excess" of $750,000 each, according to Sid Hartman of the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. The team earned another $250,000 through suites,
With the new IMAX movie "Michael Jordan To The Max" set to open in Chicago today and nationally tomorrow, the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES'' Ron Rapoport reviews the film and calls it "disappointing." Rapoport:
Sports marketers "estimate" that Lance Armstrong has "amassed a product endorsement portfolio worth" $7.5M per year, according to USA TODAY''s Bruce Horovitz, who writes that Armstrong''s marketing ca
MLS Fusion officials are "in the process of securing a naming-rights deal for Fort Lauderdale''s Lockhart Stadium," according to Juan Rodriguez of the MIAMI HERALD. ko/Envision CEO Jeff Knapple said t
ESPN.com''s Jeffrey Denberg wrote that Isiah Thomas is "still trying to win a favorable settlement from the NBA in their disagreement over his CBA ownership" before he can accept a head coaching posit
Aspen Skiing Co. spokesperson Rose Abello said that beginning next season, the resort will charge skiers 70-and- over $99 for a season pass for "unlimited skiing," according to Michele Conklin of the
Raleigh-based Total Sports'' prospects for an IPO look "moribund" following the resignation of George Schlukbier as President, according to David Sweet of the WALL STREET JOURNAL INTERACTIVE, who writ
The "pursuit of [U.S] citizenship" by Moroccan-born marathoner Khalid Khannouchi has "included bad advice from lawyers, miscalculation by his agent-wife, grandstanding by politicians and abandonment"