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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...
While MLB continues its search for a top marketing officer, Sports Marketing & Television Int''l (SMTI) is handling sponsorship negotiations and has already signed several companies to buy more than $
Overnights for CBS'' Saturday coverage (Nielsen): GAME 1 GAME 2 GAME 1 GAME 2 MARKET RAT/SHR RAT/SHR MARKET RAT/SHR RAT/SHR ATLANTA 7.9/14 11.0/18 MILWAUKEE 5.7/13 6.2/11 BALTIMORE 8.9/18 9.8/17 MINNE
Despite poor weather, thousands of fans showed up at Baltimore''s Inner Harbor on Friday to hear Art Modell announce the name of his NFL team -- the Ravens, writes Mike Preston of the Baltimore SUN. T
Chicago''s WGN-AM has signed a three-year deal with Northwestern to broadcast the school''s football and Big 10 basketball games. WGN officials are still in negotiations with DePaul about renewing a d
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The WA Supreme Court ruled that two lawsuits filed by King County and the Seahawks will be tried in King County, not Kittitas County as sought by the team, according to Boren & Farnsworth of the SEATT
"Call this baseball''s season of reconciliation." -- K.C. STAR baseball writer Jonathan Rand (K.C. STAR, 3/31).
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As promised, CBs did not refer to the site of the NCAA Men''s Final Four as "Continental Arena," but rather by the generic "Meadowlands" (CBS, 3/30). CNN''s Sean Callebs reported on CBS'' decision, sa
Talks between the city of Anaheim and The Walt Disney Co. continued Friday regarding Disney''s desire to purchase the Angels. City officials say the two parties have come up with a revised proposal wh
Former NHL All-Star BILL GOLDSWORTHY died Friday of complications from AIDS at 51 (NHL)....Nets Co-Owner JOSEPH TAUB hosted RICK PITINO and the UK basketball team on Thursday night at his restaurant n
In Atlanta, Thomas Stinson notes the "subdued state" of the ongoing MLB labor talks "palpitated" last week as the league neared its opening day. Chief management negotiator Randy Levine took on a "mor