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07/28/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

Mattel''s latest Hot Wheels line features "more than" 500 racing-themed cars representing drivers and teams from NASCAR, the NHRA and CART. Hot Wheels estimates that 15 million kids ages 3-10 collect

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Champ Car World Series, MLB, NASCAR, NHRA, PGA Tour, TBS/TNT, Time Warner

07/28/98
MEDIA NOTES

BROADCASTING & CABLE reports that the NFL "likes the idea of creating a new low-powered radio service for delivering the play-by-play and other coverage to fans at sporting events." The league has use

Tags: ESPN, MLB, NFL, Nielsen, Media, Walt Disney

07/28/98
ARE GAMES BRINGING TBS GOOD(WILL) RATINGS? MAYBE, MAYBE NOT

Time Warner''s "massive cross-promotional push" behind the Goodwill Games "seems to be paying off so far in the form of a significant ratings boost" from the ''94 Games in Russia, according to Jim Coo

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Events and Attractions, NBA, TBS/TNT, Time Warner

07/28/98
WOMEN'S SOCCER MEDAL WIN EMERGES AS TOP STORY FROM GAMES

The U.S. Women''s soccer team defeated China last night 2-0 to win the Goodwill Games'' Gold Medal in front of 11,307 at Mitchel Athletic Field, the largest attendance of any Goodwill event so far. Th

Tags: Events and Attractions

07/28/98
ABL RE-UPS WITH FOX SPORTS NET BECAUSE OF LIVE PACKAGE

FSN will televise as many as 16 ABL regular-season and playoff games during the ''98-99 season, and will offer the live telecast package to its 22 RSNs. The deal includes 10 ABL regular-season games,

Tags: CBS, NBA, News Corp./Fox, Media, SportsLine.com, Viacom

07/27/98
MEDIA NOTES

Former CBS golf commentator Ben Wright will contribute to the syndicated "Golf 2000" with Peter Jacobsen, via a segment titled "Quite Wright" beginning with the September 14 episode (Rudy Martzke, USA

Tags: Cablevision, CBS, ESPN, NBC, New York Liberty, NFL, PepsiCo, Seattle Storm, Media, TNN, Viacom, Walt Disney

07/27/98
GOLDMAN SACHS TO CONDUCT SEVERAL ROUNDS OF BIDS FOR BROWNS?

NY-based Goldman Sachs has been retained by the NFL to handle the bidding for the expansion Browns, according to Will McDonough of the BOSTON GLOBE. Goldman Sachs will seek initial offers from the lis

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Cleveland Browns, Franchises, New York Yankees, NFL, YankeeNets

07/27/98
CAN ADIDAS-SALOMON COMBAT LATEST TAYLOR MADE DIFFICULTIES?

Shares of adidas-Salomon AG "skidded to a seven-month low" on Frankfurt''s DAX Friday after its preliminary first- half results "disappointed investors," according to a REUTERS report. adidas-Salomon

Tags: Finance, Washington Nationals

07/27/98
FOX, AFFILS COME TO TERMS ON AGREEMENT TO SHARE NFL COSTS

Fox reached a deal with its affils to share the costs of the net''s recent $4.5B NFL rights deal which begins with the upcoming ''98 season (Fox Sports). Over the five-year NFL deal, Fox affils will c

Tags: News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media

07/27/98
UNION AND LEAGUE MEET AUGUST 6; SHAQ VIEW ON THE SIDELINES

The NBA and the NBPA "are ready to return to the bargaining table" as the two parties will meet August 6 in New York, representing the first negotiating session since the league imposed a lockout of p

Tags: Chicago Bulls, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Walt Disney

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