TITLE

NBA, Nets Talk Renewal

AUTHOR(S)
UMSTEAD, R. THOMAS
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/23/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 17, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the National Basketball Association (NBA) is negotiating with ESPN and Turner Network Television to extend their current six-year rights deals. The deals will expire after the 2007-2008 season. Executives close to all three parties confirm NBA wants to accelerate the process and possibly complete negotiations by middle in 2007.
ACCESSION #
25534647

 

Related Articles

  • Ratings down, but revs up for NBA. Dempsey, John // Variety;6/11/2007, Vol. 407 Issue 4, p14 

    The article reports that the National Basketball Association (NBA) is expected to see greater profits from its deals with television networks such as ESPN, despite the fact that the NBA's ratings have gone down significantly. As an example of basketball's decline in popularity, it is noted that...

  • Selling sports. Rigual, Luis R.; Bustos, Sergio R. // Latin Trade (English);Aug98, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p18 

    Focuses on the two-year contract signed by the United States-based GEMS Television and US Women's National Basketball Association to bring basketball games to viewers in Latin America.

  • NBA Playoff Ratings Drop.  // Multichannel News;06/05/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p3 

    Reveals the drop in the ratings of Turner Sports' National Basketball Association playoff telecasts in 2000 as compared to 1999 figures. Average rating of 38 Turner Network Television and TBS Superstation playoff games; Players' criticism of the NBA for lengthening the number of days between games.

  • TBS fills `MNF' void. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;12/13/99, Vol. 18 Issue 50, p8 

    Focuses on United States-based cable television network TBS' plan to move its National Basketball Association telecasts to Monday nights from Wednesday nights in January 2000. Recognition of a sports void on Monday night; Impact of the move on advertisers.

  • NBA Buzzer-Beater Tickles the Nets. Dempsey, John; Morgan, Richard // Variety;01/11/99, Vol. 373 Issue 8, p62 

    Focuses on the start of the new regular season schedule of the National Basketball Association (NBA) on February 5, 1999 on TBS and TNT, Turners cable television networks. Effect of the NBA lockout to Turner's TBS and TNT network; Adjustments being made by the networks to compensate their...

  • Showtime dreams games with NBA players. Cooper, Jim // MediaWeek;11/30/98, Vol. 8 Issue 45, p4 

    Discloses negotiations by pay-cable network Showtime with former National Basketball Association players for a televised exhibition game in December 1999 featuring members of the 1992 and 1996 Olympic Dream Team basketball squads. Terms of agreement; Names of members of 1992 Olympics team in...

  • PASS making charge to become a free channel. Gargaro, Paul // Crain's Detroit Business;11/18/96, Vol. 12 Issue 47, p36 

    Reports on efforts by PASS Sports' to convert its paid programming to free basic services in the Michigan and Ohio territory. Renegotiation of some of its affiliate agreements; Terms and conditions as they relate to the agreement Comments from PASS General Manager Jeff Genther.

  • CanalSatellite adds sports channel to programming lineup.  // Broadcasting & Cable;10/20/97, Vol. 127 Issue 43, p58 

    Announces the availability of a sports channel on CanalSatellite television network.

  • Mets Net Grabs Jets.  // CableFAX Daily;11/3/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 214, p2 

    The article reports on the three-year contract signed by cable television network SportsNet NY with the football team NY Jets for more than 230 hours of Jets-related content per year. The deal will include live post-game coverage, weekly press conferences, pre-season game replays and a weekly...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics