Television programs

July 13, 2017 - 5:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A committee of Major League Baseball owners and executives can determine how much money the Washington Nationals should receive from the Baltimore Orioles for television broadcasts of their games, an appeals court ruled Thursday. The Nationals called it "a major legal victory," a...
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July 10, 2017 - 11:59 am
Television viewers haven't heard the last of Johnny Miller just yet. Miller says he thought this might be his final year in the broadcast booth for NBC Sports so he could spend more time with his 23 grandchildren. But in a telephone interview Monday, he said he will stick around for at least...
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July 03, 2017 - 5:41 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamie Horowitz, who oversaw programming and digital news operations for Fox Sports, was abruptly fired Monday after two years on the job. The move was "fully warranted," Daniel Petrocelli, a lawyer for Fox Sports, said in a statement released Monday by the company. He didn't...
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July 03, 2017 - 5:03 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox Sports says that a top executive who oversaw programming and digital news operations has been fired from his role as president of Fox Sports National Networks. Daniel Petrocelli, a lawyer for the network, said in a statement that Jamie Horowitz's termination on Monday was...
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July 03, 2017 - 4:58 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox Sports says that a top executive who oversaw programming and digital news operations has been fired from his role as president of Fox Sports National Networks. Daniel Petrocelli, a lawyer for the network, said in a statement that Horowitz's termination on Monday was fully...
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Denny Hamlin (11) leads Matt Kenseth (20) , Kyle Busch (18) and Martin Truex Jr. (78) though a lap during a NASCAR cup auto racing practice at Daytona International Speedway, Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
June 30, 2017 - 3:50 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NBC picks up its half of the NASCAR schedule with Saturday night's race at Daytona International Speedway. Its task: Stop the ratings slide. Fox Sports wrapped up its portion of the season last week with the least-watched race at Sonoma Raceway since 2002. Not counting...
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FILE - In this July 13, 2016, file photo, NBA player LeBron James speaks at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles. LeBron James will help tell a story he’s still shaping. The Cavaliers superstar is teaming with Showtime on a documentary that will examine the NBA and the league’s impact on popular culture worldwide. James, who has been producing TV and movie projects for several years, will serve as an executive producer on the project with long-time business partner Maverick Carter. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
June 28, 2017 - 3:56 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James will help tell a story he's still shaping. The Cavaliers superstar is teaming with Showtime on a documentary that will examine the modern NBA and the league's impact on popular culture. James, who has been producing TV and movie projects for several years, will serve...
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June 27, 2017 - 3:43 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox Sports is partnering with Facebook to stream Champions League matches through Facebook Live next season. Fox announced Tuesday that it will stream games in the United States on the Fox Sports Facebook page and the FOX Deportes Facebook page beginning in September with group...
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FILE - In this June 23, 2017, file photo, LaVar Ball, center, father of Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball, listens to his son during the NBA basketball team's news conference in El Segundo, Calif. LaVar and Lonzo appeared on "WWE Raw" June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
June 27, 2017 - 12:40 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — LaVar Ball has brought his Big Baller Brand from the basketball court to the wrestling ring. The outspoken father of NBA draft No. 2 pick Lonzo Ball showed up with the newly minted Los Angeles Laker and another son, 15-year-old LaMelo, for a live segment on Monday's "WWE Raw" at...
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June 23, 2017 - 6:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA draft averaged more than 3.5 million viewers, the second-biggest audience ever on ESPN. The telecast Thursday peaked with 5.2 million viewers from 8:15 to 8:30 p.m. EDT, shortly after the first picks were made. Philadelphia took Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 selection and...
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