Monday, April 16, 2018
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."