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NBC Sports Group has collaborated with chef Thomas Keller 's Bouchon Bakery on a "Puck Cake" to kick off NBC's coverage of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. More than 6,500 of the cakes will be produced with the logos of the 16 playoff teams and are being distributed to athletes, celebrity hockey fans and ...
The FCC unanimously approved Walt Disney Co.''s acquisition of Cap Cities/ABC, but ordered the new company to sell radio and newspaper properties in Fort Worth and Pontiac-Detroit. Disney has one year
Sports and communications attorney PHILIP HOCHBERG has joined Washington, DC, law firm of Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson & Hand (Verner et al). WILLIAM GREATHOUSE has been named GM for Volume S
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Cap Cites/ABC formally announced their $22M deal to televise the ''98 World Cup in France. Sepp Blatter, General Secretary of FIFA, said that ABC "was the only network" from the U.S. that showed inter
3,116 respondents, surveyed from May ''95 through January ''96, were asked: "Thinking only of sports that have emerged within the last 10 years, what''s the hottest new sport in America?" The "Generat
It would take a fully closed roof, an additional 10,000 seats, and commitments for $5M to cover costs, but Irving, TX, officials are prepared to bring the Super Bowl to Texas Stadium. According to the
The Oilers sold their radio rights in a 10-year deal to Nashville''s Dick Broadcasting Co., which, "in conjunction with Capitol Networks of Raleigh, NC, will begin to build the Oilers radio network."
GM Corp. will face a trial in a lawsuit filed by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar which claimed the automaker violated his privacy by using his former name, Lew Alcindor, in a ''93 TV ad (BLOOMBERG/CHICAGO TRIBUNE
The MLBPA''s counteroffer to the owners'' floating-tax plan proposes taxing all players'' salaries in the first three years of a six year agreement, but the plan delays imposing a luxury tax on payrol
A series of Nike TV spots announcing Ken Griffey Jr.''s candidacy for President will be launched this week. Among those trumpeting Griffey''s campaign will be James Carville, apparently on loan from t
LIN Television has given Raycom rights to form a network of broadcast stations to syndicate Texas Rangers regionally. LIN acquired local TV rights to the Rangers in a five-year deal last October. Paul