Media Notes: Austria's ServusTV Scraps Friday Highlights Show
Austrian free-to-air TV channel ServusTV, which has had the TV rights for the German Hockey League (DEL) since last season, has reportedly decided to scrap its Friday evening hockey highlight magazine show "Servus Hockey Night kompakt." A channel spokesperson "confirmed the move." (DWDL, 9/9). ... Austrian-based online sports portal Laola1.tv "will from now on offer its sports livestreams in HD." In addition, the new service, Laola1 Premium, "includes extra functions such as rewind and an alert service." Laola1 Premium has a price tag of €4.99 ($6.60) (RAPID TV NEWS, 9/9).