Nothing But Net(works)
- STAT OF THE WEEK. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/13/2014, Vol. 144 Issue 37, p4
The article reports that 2.66 billion U.S. dollars will be the annual payout that the National Basketball Association will get from cable television company ESPN and media company Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. effective in 2016 when their media rights agreement begins.
- Lengthy NBA lockout could hurt TNT, ESPN. Weisman, John // Daily Variety;7/1/2011, Vol. 311 Issue 63, p12
The article reports on the possibility for the broadcast of the 2011-2012 season of the National Basketball Association (NBA) on ESPN and TNT to be jeopardized following the expiration of its collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with NBA owners and players.
- Satellite TV channel puts basketball on schedule. // Marketing Week;10/1/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 40, p13
The article reports on the partnership of sports television channel ESPN with the U.S. National Basketball Association (NBA) in an aim to increase the popularity of the sports in Great Britain by broadcasting more than 100 live games. Sophie Goldschmidt, managing director of NBA in Europe,...
- NBA, nets now court fans. // Daily Variety;11/28/2011, Vol. 313 Issue 39, p1
The article reports that ESPN and American Broadcasting Co. (ABC) will be present for the 2011-12 season tipoff of the National Basketball Association with three nationally televised games on Christmas Day.
- ESPN extends deal with WNBA; financial details kept $ecret. Hallman, Charles // Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder;4/11/2013, Vol. 79 Issue 37, p11
The article reports on the extension of a contract between the American television network ESPN and the U.S. professional basketball league Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) for six years.
- NBA Courting Viewers Despite Lockout. // Multichannel News;1/30/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p24
The article reports that ESPN, TNT and NBA TV have drawn strong ratings returns for their live game coverage during the first month of the National Basketball Association's (NBA) truncated season in January 2012.
- The WNBA: where it's been, where it's going. HALLMAN, CHARLES // Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder;11/14/2013, Vol. 80 Issue 16, p10
The author argues against Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) president Laurel Richie's view on the coverage of U.S.-based entertainment and sports programming network ESPN.
- No toppling TNT. Crupi, Anthony // Hollywood Reporter;5/26/2010, Vol. 414 Issue 42, p18
The article reports that American cable network Turner Network Television (TNT) LLC swept its fifth consecutive weekly spot, fueled by the National Basketball Association's (NBA) Western Conference Finals, topping Entertainment and Sports Programming (ESPN) among the core viewing groups.
- ESPN LEAPS TO FORE. // Daily Variety;6/13/2012, Vol. 315 Issue 51, p7
The article reports that the National Basketball Association's (NBA) Eastern Conference final game seven gave the ESPN television network a top-rated network for a second straight week in June 2012.