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09/09/04
SI To Try New Lifestyles Section

Sports Illustrated is launching a six-page weekly section in the magazine called SI Players, which will cover the off-the-field lives of NFL players and be published throughout the season. The section

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, ESPN, Football, Golf, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

09/09/04
Fox' Boxing Series Ratings Low

The debut of Fox’ “The Next Great Champ” Tuesday earned a 3.1/4 overnight Nielsen rating, ranking fourth in its 9:00pm ET time slot. The show garnered 5.2 million viewers and earned a 2.4/6 among adul

Tags: Boxing, NBC, Media

09/09/04
Moorad Move Profiled

The D’Backs’ hiring of former player agent Jeff Moorad and the resulting phase-out of former CEO and outgoing Chair Jerry Colangelo was examined on last night’s edition of ESPN’s “OTL Nightly.” Colang

Tags: Football, Franchises

09/09/04
FedExForum Has Open House

The Grizzlies estimate that “nearly 30,000 fans toured” FedExForum during Monday’s six-hour open house, according to David Williams (Memphis COMMERCIAL APPEAL, 9/7). BLUES CLUES: In Memphis, Williams

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, Facilities, Football, NJSEA

09/09/04
Media Notes

In Las Vegas, Mark Anderson writes the announcement of ESPNU “did not surprise” Mountain West Conference Commissioner Craig Thompson, whose conference recently signed a seven-year, $82M deal with CSTV

Tags: ABC, Anheuser Busch, Carolina Panthers, CBS, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, DirecTV, ESPN, Football, Houston Texans, IMG, New England Patriots, NFL, PepsiCo, Reebok, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

09/09/04
YES Network Hires Tracy Dolgin

YES Network has named TRACY DOLGIN Chair, according to Bob Raissman of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Dolgin, who was selected over former MSG President BOB GUTKOWSKI, previously served as FSN President and Fox

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/09/04
All Kings' Games Finally On TV

Comcast today announced the formation of a new RSN in Central California, as well as a ten-year TV rights deal with the NBA Kings. Comcast will televise 58 pre- and regular- season games on the new ne

Tags: Basketball, Comcast-Spectacor, Sacramento Kings, Media

09/09/04
Courier Part Of Company Launch

Retired tennis player JIM COURIER, ProLink Sports & Entertainment President TIM STALLARD and LiveWire Capital VP JON VENISON have launched N.Y.-based InsideOut Sports & Entertainment, which will devel

Tags: Basketball, Golden State Warriors, Golf, Horse Racing, Minnesota Lynx, Minnesota Timberwolves, People and Pop Culture

09/09/04
SBJ’s NHL Season Preview

The NHL will either be mired in a lockout or possibly be operating under a new economic system. This Special Report will take a look at the current topics of the day and identify the people who will i

Tags: Classified Advertisements, NHL

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