TWC's Lakers Deal Changes Game
- Kobe Doin' (Net)work. Reynolds, Mike // Multichannel News;2/21/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p27
The article reports on the acquisition of Los Angeles Lakers basketball team's television rights by Time Warner Cable Inc. in the U.S.
- Time Warner Cable's Sports Plans Take Shape. REYNOLDS, MIKE // Multichannel News;5/14/2012, Issue 20, p8
The article reports that Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) will officially begin the broadcasting of the games of National Basketball Association (NBA) team Los Angeles Lakers on October 1, 2012 wherein the TWC Sportsnet and Time Warner Cable Deportes will serve as its regional sports networks.
- TAKING TEAM TO THE EXTREME. Chetwynd, Josh // Variety;3/21/2011, Vol. 422 Issue 6, p11
The article examines sports team finance and the finance of television broadcasting of sports, specifically the creation of cable television networks devoted to the broadcasts of specific teams in which those teams are financial partners. Agreements between the broadcaster ESPN and the...
- Can't Tell the Players Without a Scorecard. // Multichannel News;2/6/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p8
The article focuses on the preparation of regional sports network (RSN) to launch new regional networks to cover sports in 2012. It mentions that Time Warner Cable Inc. is making the biggest splash for launching two new networks around the Los Angeles Lakers. It says that the newest regional...
- HOW TIME WARNER CABLE'S $3 BILLION LAKERS DEAL SHOT, SCORED BIG. BLOCK, ALEX BEN // Hollywood Reporter;11/30/2012, Issue 42, p14
The article offers information on the 3 billion dollars deal between the Time Warner Cable Inc. and the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team on November 15, 2012 for DirecTV to carry its English- and Spanish-language sports channel that would feature the team's games.
- B&C Readers Weigh In on the Web. // Broadcasting & Cable;4/19/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 16, p7
Two letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Station to Station," by Michael Malone in the April 5, 2010 issue and one on the disappointment of a fan over a tape-delayed segment of the golfers in the Master's coverage of the tournament.
- 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.
- DATELINE. // MediaWeek;12/7/2009, Vol. 19 Issue 43, p5
The article presents news briefs about the mass media industry. Speculation about the possible forcing out of current NBC television network sales head Mike Pilot in the Comcast cable operator joint venture with NBC Universal is mentioned. The author reports that Comcast/NBC Universal will...
- YES Close to Key Deals. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;2/18/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p2
Reports the deal between Yankees Entertainment & Sports Network executives with the multiple-system operators in New York. Coverage of the New York yankees baseball games; Formulation of carriage agreements with cable affiliates; Optimism of the Time Warner spokesman Mike Luftman.