ESPN plays ball with cablers

Dempsey, John
February 2004
Daily Variety;2/20/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 40, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the agreement between ESPN and cable operators Charter Communications Inc. and Cox Communications Inc. ESPN's license-fee increases; Details of the agreements; Projected increase in programming costs for 2004; Interest of Comcast to buy ESPN's parent company Walt Disney Co.


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