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Despite MLB Competition, TNT Draws Best NBA Opening Night Doubleheader Since '13Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 26 / 16
TNT last night drew a 2.4 overnight rating for its NBA doubleheader, marking its best figure for Opening Night since '13 despite stiff competition from Game 1 of the World Series . The doubleheader will deliver TNT a primetime win among all cable nets. Last night's doubleheader also is up from a 2....
The Sports Authority (TSA) "converted a loss to a profit" in Q1 ''02, "as the nation''s largest sporting goods retailer sold more bikes and baseballs, cut its debt and took fewer markdowns on merchand
ManU and England MF David Beckham "has acknowledged he is a gay icon for the first time by agreeing to an interview and cover shoot for gay lifestyle magazine Attitude," according to Jessica Hodgson o
Rocky Horror Tenure of USOC President Baldwin in peril after news of resume inaccuracies surface. Sixth Sense As the WNBA readies for Year Six, THE DAILY goes in-depth with President Val Ackerman. Lik
BIG DEAL: MEDIAWEEK''s John Consoli reported that Home Depot and the Walt Disney Co. have agreed in principle on a three-year, $100M "cross-platform deal that will include ad spending across assorted
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The Baltimore SUN''s Tom Keyser reported that despite bad weather, "Preakness day exceeded the wildest expectations of Maryland Jockey Club (MJC) officials," as "betting records were set, and attendan
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The NAPLES DAILY NEWS'' Greg Hardwig reported that "months of legal disputes between Florida Gulf Coast University and Georgia Southern on FGCU''s new athletics logo ended … with the release of
The SARASOTA, FL, BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB is naming a building after ESPN/ABC college basketball analyst DICK VITALE, who has raised over $700,000 for the club (USA TODAY, 5/24)....While awaiting the cons
USOC President Sandy Baldwin "is considering stepping down after admitting to inaccuracies on her resume, including a doctorate she never finished," according to Paula Parrish of the ROCKY MOUNTAIN NE
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TOP 25: The CHARLOTTE OBSERVER''s David Poole presents his fifth annual rank of the 25 most powerful people in stock-car racing: 1) NASCAR Chair & ISC CEO Bill France Jr.; 2) NASCAR President Mike Hel