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Volume 24 No. 215

Monday, April 16, 2018

Volume 24 No. 152

NBA Playoffs See Mostly Strong TV Ratings For Opening Weekend

ESPN and ABC averaged a 2.7 rating Saturday for a slate of four games, up 17% from the comparable schedule last year.

NBA Revenue Sharing System To Remain Throughout Current CBA

Silver has talked with several teams about tanking, but calls it an "incredibly difficult issue."

Ohtani's Start Scratched As Weather Continues To Wreak Havoc On MLB

Saturday's Braves-Cubs game at Wrigley was played at 38 degrees with a constant drizzle and a 25-mile-an-hour wind.

MLSE Imposes Scalper Surcharge On Leafs, Raptors Ticket Holders

The price hikes “will apply to thousands of seats" at Raptors and Maple Leafs games starting next season.

NCAA Allows Ogunbowale To Appear On "DWTS," Keep Eligibility

Any prize money Ogunbowale earns on the show is from her "dancing achievements, unrelated to her NCAA 'basketball abilities.'"

Market Size Could Hamper Jaguars' Primetime TV Schedule In '18

The Jaguars’ schedule "strengthens their case" for primetime, with games slated against the Patriots, Steelers and Cowboys.

Texas' Royal-Memorial Stadium Expansion Price Pegged At $140M

The construction plans call for the demolition of the current south end zone score board, long known as "Godzillatron."