FCC Refuses To Block Dan Snyder Radio Station License RenewalPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The FCC has “dismissed an attempt to block the broadcast license renewal of a radio station that belongs” to Redskins Owner Dan Snyder ( WASHINGTON POST, 12/19 ). An activist attorney was “seeking to strip” the license of a Virginia radio station “because the outlet...
Golf has "edged the NBA" in Nielsen ratings the past two weekends, as it has been "buoyed" by the "surge" of Tiger Woods, according to USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke. Sunday''s final round coverage of the
The Browns have awarded local TV broadcasting rights to WKYC-NBC, according to David Morgan of the AKRON BEACON JOURNAL. WKYC will broadcast the team''s preseason games not seen on national TV and wil
MLS Deputy Commissioner Sunil Gulati "will be relieved of his duties" today following accusations of "abusing his power as keeper of the league''s player contracts," according to sources of ESPN Magaz
Starter, which is "currently in the second-year of what was a four-year deal to outfit nine NBA teams," has "pulled out" of its licensing deal with the league for next season, according to Andy Bernst
Dennis Rodman announced his intentions of signing with the Lakers for the remainder of the season yesterday and in L.A., Mark Heisler calls Rodman''s press conference "a one- of-a-kind affair, with re
The Broncos and Avalanche will raise ticket prices for their ''99 seasons, according to Clay Latimer of the ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, who reported that the Broncos will increase prices by an average of nea
Senators Chair Rod Bryden said last week that "while the club could technically move after this season, logistics and business sense would make it a more likely possibility" after the ''99-2000 season
NASCAR corporate sponsors bring in "thousands of customers, wholesalers and distributors to the race track every week" and "more companies than ever want to be NASCAR sponsors so they can wine and din
The Air Canada Centre in Toronto held its grand opening over the weekend with a Maple Leafs win on Saturday night and a Raptors victory on Sunday afternoon. In Toronto, Josh Brown writes it "was a goo
In Saturday''s HOUSTON CHRONICLE, David Barron profiled the competition for viewers between Fox Sports, ESPN and CNN/SI in a seven-part feature which focused on challengers to ESPN''s "SportsCenter."