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- Cablevision's N.Y. Sports Networks On Brink, Again. Umstead, Thomas // Multichannel News;11/22/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 47, p1
Presents information on the dispute between Madison Square Garden Networks (MSGN) and Time Warner Cable Inc. over expenses for games spread across New York in 2004. Plans of MSGN to cut off its network and FSN New York from Time Warner Cable subscribers; Refusal by a New York state judge to...
- Everest Can't Get Rival MSO's Sports Programs. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;1/5/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p14
Reports that Everest Connections Corp., a cable television company trying to compete with Time Warner Cable and Comcast Corp. in the Kansas City, Kansas market, has lost a programming dispute over access to men's college basketball games. Significance of sports programming for Everest; Claims...
- WGN REUPS WITH COMCAST. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;2/3/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 26, p39
Reports on the deal signed by WGN television station with cable operator Comcast Corp. in the U.S. Broadcast of the Chicago Cubs baseball games at WGN; Negotiation between the station and DirecTV Inc. and Time Warner Inc.; Details of the agreement.
- RULING: MASN MISTREATED. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;1/28/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p43
The article highlights the ruling made by a federal authorized arbitrator which suggests that Time Warner Cable's offer to distribute a regional sports network to just its North Carolina customers with a digital package was discriminatory and effectively a denial of carriage. The ruling was a...
- TW ENTERS THE GAME. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;10/28/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 17, p6
Reports on the creation of cable television for sports broadcasting by Time Warner Cable Inc. in New York City. Features of the cable television; Television channels included on the cable television; Price in subscribing the cable television.
- Who Picks Up the Tab? Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;6/16/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 24, p1
Seven of the cable industry's most influential executives discussed issues related to conflict between cable operators and Disney's Entertainment and Sports Programming Network (ESPN). Cox Communications President Jim Robbins had, in fact, dropped by the ritzy French-Asian restaurant where...
- Mets, cable firms strike deal to form network. Strempel, Dan // Fairfield County Business Journal;10/18/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 42, p8
This article focuses on a regional sports television network that would air in the spring of 2006. Stamford-based Time Warner Cable, Inc., Comcast Corp., of Philadelphia and the New York Mets have agreed to form this network. Each of the companies will have an equity interest in the new network....
- Stellar seasons score ratings for fox sports. Suttell, Scott // Crain's Cleveland Business;03/29/99, Vol. 20 Issue 13, pT-23
Focuses on the cable television coverage contract between the Cleveland, Ohio-based Cleveland Indians baseball team and cable television network Fox Sports Ohio, a division of Rainbow Media Holdings. Ratings performance of television coverage of Cleveland Indians games.
- Mets Take Swing At Regional Net Of Their Own. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;6/7/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 23, p1
Reports on a tentative plan of the baseball team New York Mets to launch a channel as of June 7, 2003. Impact of New York-area cable operators on the plan of New York Mets; Details of the move of the Major League Baseball club to exercise an option under its 1996 rights agreement with Madison...