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04/25/97
HAS NBA'S CANADIAN TV STRATEGY "BACKFIRED?"

As the playoffs get underway, "hoops fans in what supposedly is the league''s new frontier are left feeling like ignored foreigners," according to Rob Longley in the TORONTO SUN. Longley: "Quite blunt

Tags: Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBA, NBC, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Toronto Raptors

04/25/97
WEEKEND RATINGS ... NETWORK SPORTS

The following is a list of ratings from last weekend''s network sporting events. All times are Eastern. Regional programming indicated with (^). The numbers were gathered from the networks (THE DAILY)

Tags: ABC, Cablevision, CBS, Chicago Bulls, NBA, NBC, New York Knicks, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Nike, PGA Tour, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

04/25/97
NHL AND SIGNATURE SPORTS ANNOUNCE NHL-LICENSED ICE FACILITY

NHL COO Steve Solomon yesterday toured the first NHL- licensed ice facility in Birch Run, MI, which is scheduled to open in July. Under a licensing agreement, Signature Sports & Entertainment is respo

Tags: NHL

04/25/97
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

AT&T has signed a licensing agreement with the NBA to distribute the NBA AT&T PrePaid Card, which features players from all 29 teams. Beginning in May, the official prepaid phone card of the NBA will

Tags: ATT, ESPN, NBA, Walt Disney

04/25/97
NFL DRAFT WRAP-UP: WHO WILL BE SHOWING THEM THE MONEY?

This week, THE DAILY tracked the first two rounds of the NFL Draft and the agents representing the top 60 picks. Today, we analyze the first three rounds and indicate which agents had the most represe

Tags: IMG, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL

04/25/97
FRANCHISE NOTES

Vikings President Roger Headrick said that nobody on the team''s Board of Directors "has received a single dividend check" since ''89, the year Headrick became one of the team''s owners (Minneapolis S

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Buffalo Sabres, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Pistons, Franchises, Miami Heat, Minnesota Vikings, Ottawa Senators, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Philadelphia Eagles, Time Warner

04/25/97
REEBOK STEPPING UP ABL SPONSORSHIP

Reebok International has expanded its sponsorship and marketing program with the ABL by signing a deal to become the league''s official footwear and apparel sponsor. As a founding sponsor, Reebok outf

Tags: Reebok

04/25/97
BASEBALL REPORTEDLY CONSIDERS REALIGNMENT, SHORTER SCHEDULE

MLB''s plan "to vault the game into the next century" calls for "dramatic" realignment with teams switching leagues and a reduction from 162 to 156 games, according to Hal Bodley in USA TODAY. A reduc

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB

04/25/97
OLYMPIC NEWS & NOTES: SAMARANCH COMPLETING SALT LAKE TOUR

IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch was among the first to see a new animated version of the SLOC''s "top secret" logo while in Salt Lake City yesterday for the second day of a three-day visit, accor

Tags: IOC, Olympics, SLOC

04/25/97
ESPN CHILTON SPORTS POLL: FANS' BEVERAGE PREFERENCES

1300 respondents age 12+ were polled from March 6 through April 7 on beer and soft drink consumption. Note: Bud = Budweiser (ESPN Chilton):       Level of Sports Fan No. of so

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola, ESPN, PepsiCo, The Back of the Book, Walt Disney

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