TITLE

OLN Skates After NHL

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas; Reynolds, Mike
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/15/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 33, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the broadcasting rights agreement between Comcast Corp.-owned Outdoor Life Network (OLN) and the National Hockey League (NHL) for the regular season and playoff games of the NHL in August 2005. Terms of the agreement; Influence of the deal on the ratings of OLN; Overview of the network's other cable rights.
ACCESSION #
17956732

 

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