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Volume 24 No. 116
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Buzzer Beaters....

YES Network’s postgame show for last night's Orioles-Yankees ALDS Game 3 averaged a 1.73 local rating and 128,000 HHs, making it the highest-rated and most-watched first-round playoff postgame show on the net since October '04 (YES).

The Buccaneers today confirmed that Sunday’s game against the Chiefs is not sold out and “will be blacked out in the Tampa Bay area.” The team has had “just two regular-season games aired on local television in the past two seasons” (, 10/11).

ESPN today announced the creation of the Texas Kickoff Classic, an opening weekend college football game between Oklahoma State and Mississippi State to be played Aug. 31, 2013, at Reliant Stadium (ESPN). 

Fox Soccer today announced the addition of SI's Grant Wahl as a weekly contributor to the net's studio and news shows, including "Goals On Sunday" and "Fox Soccer News" (Fox Soccer).

A sellout crowd of 17,006 attended today's Heat-Clippers exhibition at MasterCard Center in Beijing (Clippers).