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ESPN's Jed Drake Discusses World Cup Logistics, Preparation, Plans For Brazil12 / 06 / 13
ESPN Senior VP & Exec Producer Jed Drake was in Brazil for Friday's '14 FIFA World Cup draw, overseeing the construction of the net's main set on Copacabana Beach and the build-out of its technical system at the Int'l Broadcast Center a few miles away. THE DAILY caught up with Drake earlie...
"Barring a last-minute hitch," the dispute between Olympic officials and the U.S. Postal Service over USPS issued t-shirts designed from Olympic stamps will end in a settlement today, according to Hen
NFL stars Emmitt Smith, John Elway, Brett Favre, Dan Marino, Fuad Reviez, Junior Seau, Kordell Stewart and Steve Young were introduced as the inaugural "Play Football Kids Squad" at a press conference
The Rockets "overpainted floor" at The Summit will be changed for next season, according to Eddie Sefko in this morning''s HOUSTON CHRONICLE. NBA officials, on the advice from partner TV networks, hav
Polls give former tennis star ILIE NASTASE a wide lead in the race for mayor of Bucharest, Romania (N.Y. TIMES, 5/13)....Marquee Group President & CEO BOB GUTKOWSKI will serve as Honorary Chair of the
Although the sport of in-line skating showed continued growth in ''95, it was overtaken by ice and roller hockey as the fastest growing of 54 sports surveyed by the National Sporting Goods Association
Sunday''s split-national coverage of "NHL on Fox" delivered a 3.5 overnight rating and an 8 share. That is 94% higher than last year''s corresponding conference semifinal match-up (a 1.8/5 on May 28,
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Schulte Marketing, New York, has signed Yankees 1B Tino Martinez. Licensing and promo deals are being sought (BRANDWEEK, 5/13 issue)....3-D From Downtown, an Orlando sports bar bearing Dennis Scott''s
AND 1, the three year-old basketball apparel company. has announced it is entering the licensed apparel business with its own collegiate line, due in retail stores for the holiday season. Four schools
The following are preliminary ratings based on Nielsen''s 33 metered markets for NHL and NBA weekend coverage. All times are EDT. Fox''s NHL games were Panthers-Flyers and Red Wings-Blues. Of those ma
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ESPN is finalizing plans for its 24-hour sports news and information network -- to be called ESPN3 -- that could launch as early as October, according to industry sources cited by INSIDE MEDIA. Langdo