If 76ers Win Nba Title, Will Comcast Get Credit

June 2001
Multichannel News;6/11/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p1
Presents an interview with Comcast Corp. President Brian Roberts on the business plans of Comcast Corp. Effects of sports rights on programing cost; Issues concerning sports costs; Plan of the company to buy Fox Family Channel.


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