TITLE

ESPN Touts Time-Shifted VOD Games

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/18/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the strategy to increase viewing opportunities concerning the video-on-demand business by ESPN in the U.S. Acquisition of the National Basketball Association package; Offer of ESPN library and game footage to operators; Alteration of the college basketball games schedule.
ACCESSION #
7225806

 

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