Featured Story

Channel Surf....

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 30 / 14

CBS' Tony Gonzalez will appear on the net's "NCIS" at 8:00pm ET.

Read More

More Stories

08/05/98
MN SUPREME COURT TO REVIEW RULING BEFORE ACTING ON TWINS

The MN State Supreme Court "will review a lower-court ruling that would force" the Twins and MLB officials to provide documents for a preliminary antitrust investigation, according to Jerry Zgoda of t

Tags: Franchises, Minnesota Twins, MLB

08/05/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Nike promoted CHARLIE BAKER from Acting VP/Retail & GM of Int''l Retail to GM & VP/Global Retail (Nike)....CNN/SI''s VINCE CELLINI was named co-anchor of CNN''s "Sports Tonight," joining FRED HICKMAN

Tags: MLB, NCAA, Nike, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner

08/05/98
FOX/LIBERTY TABS FX'S SONNENBERG AS EXEC VP

FX Exec VP MARK SONNENBERG was named Exec VP and head of Fox/Liberty Ventures. Sonnenberg''s new responsibilities will include overseeing the company''s interests in Fox Sports World, Speedvision, Out

Tags: Cablevision, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

08/05/98
WHERE THE BOYS ARE: OUT-OF-HOME, WATCHING ESPN

A Nielsen Media Research study of out-of-home viewers shows that "in a typical week more than 2.9 million men tune in to ESPN, 2.4 million of whom are 18 to 49," according to John Dempsey of DAILY VAR

Tags: ESPN, Nielsen, Media, Walt Disney

08/05/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

BEANIE MADNESS HITS TX: A Beanie Baby promo helped draw 45,213 to the Blue Jays-Rangers game last night, up from the Rangers'' season average of 36,892 (THE DAILY). ESPN''s Karl Ravech reported that p

Tags: Chicago Cubs, ECHL, ESPN, Franchises, Minnesota Vikings, Toronto Blue Jays, Utah Jazz, Walt Disney

08/05/98
NBA, PART II: HUNTER SAYS UNION WON'T LET BIRD RULE FLY

NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter dismissed a report by Jeffrey Denberg that appeared in the Atlanta Constitution and on ESPN SportsZone, which quoted an unnamed player saying that the Bird exception could b

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, SportsLine.com, Walt Disney

08/05/98
BOOM! MADDEN AND SUMMERALL SET TO RETURN FOR 100TH FOX GAME

Fox Sports announced its finalized broadcast lineup for the ''98 NFL season. The No. 1 team of Pat Summerall and John Madden returns and will broadcast its 100th game on Fox during the third week of t

Tags: CBS, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, Viacom

08/05/98
NIKE OPENS FIRST INTERNATIONAL RETAIL CHAIN IN TORONTO

Nike Toronto opened this past weekend, "the first in a series of international retail outlets supposedly designed to local tastes," and in Canada, "that means stocking lots of hockey gear and giving a

Tags: Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Nike, Toronto Maple Leafs

08/05/98
FEERICK RULING ON CONTRACT PAYMENTS COULD PUT OWNERS IN BIND

Arbitrator John Feerick ruled yesterday that he has the jurisdiction to decide whether NBA owners have to pay guaranteed contracts during the lockout, according to Mark Asher of the WASHINGTON POST. F

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA

08/05/98
ON THE LINKS: JCPENNEY EYES LPGA MOVE? CLARION SENIOR EVENT

Austin, TX, is "on the verge" of hosting an LPGA Tour stop, while Frisco, TX, "may be on the verge of losing the JCPenney Skins Game," according to Brad Townsend of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. The LPGA h

Tags: ESPN, IMG, Leagues and Governing Bodies, LPGA, PGA Tour, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug