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06/04/14: NBCU blitzes ahead of California Chrome’s run at history; NBA Eastern Conference Finals a win for ESPN; Sporting News Media unveils annual digital consumption study

CYNOPSISSPORTS 06.04.14 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, June 4, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  With history on the line, NBC Sports is doubling the number of hours dedicated to California Chrome’s run at the 146th Belmont Stakes this week. Coverage will see highlights that include: live coverage of every Saturday race […]

06/03/14: Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer goes down; NBCSN ices a new ratings record; ESPN opens the playbook for the NBA Finals on ABC

CYNOPSISSPORTS 06.03.14 Good morning. It’s Tuesday, June 3, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer is stepping down from the company, severing long ties with long-time partner Oscar De La Hoya. Schaefer co-founded the company with the famed boxer in 2002 but resigned yesterday amid disagreements. […]

06/02/14: NFL Players’ Rookie Premiere hits 20 years as a brand building event; TNT wraps up Western Conference Finals on a high note; NBC hunts for a Super Bowl record

CYNOPSISSPORTS 06.02.14 Good morning. It’s Monday, June 2, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Sponsors, partners and licensees met with 40 of the NFL’s most marketable rookies last week, as the 20th annual NFL Players Association Rookie Premiere took place in LA, where brands ranging from Nike, Pepsi and Electronic Arts […]

05/30/14: The Clippers hit an all-time high; Univision Deportes going 24/7 with World Cup; FOX Sports lays out college football plans

CYNOPSISSPORTS 05.30.14 Good morning. It’s Friday, May 30, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Reports surfaced late yesterday that former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer was the winner of a frantic bidding war for the Clippers. The LA Times reports that Ballmer made an offer of $2 billion, which would mark […]

05/29/14: NFL Now gets supersized with new distributors, sponsor; NBC bets the farm on Triple Crown run; Turner Sports revs up for final NASCAR season

CYNOPSISSPORTS 05.29.14 Good morning. It’s Thursday, May 29, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  NFL Now snagged another sponsor and two more distributors as it marches toward its launch this summer. McDonald’s signed on as the third presenting sponsor of the upcoming platform, joining previously announced launch partners Verizon and Gillette. […]

05/28/14: CBS Sports reveals playbook for SEC football; George Bodenheimer ends an era; Scripps, ESPN recommence Spelling Bee accord

CYNOPSISSPORTS 05.28.14 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, May 28, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  CBS Sports unveiled its plans for the college football season, lining up new faces for its broadcasts and selecting its first SEC games of the year. The company’s 14th consecutive season of national coverage of the conference […]

05/27/14: Tennis Channel details its new hybrid subscription service; NBC Sports bets big on WSOF; Indianapolis 500 ratings rise

CYNOPSISSPORTS 05.27.14 Good morning. It’s Tuesday, May 27, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Tennis Channel is branching out, launching Tennis Channel Plus, a 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination in time for the French Open. The platform can be accessed through the network’s Tennis Channel Everywhere app or through-www.tennischanneleverywhere.com for $59.99 for […]

05/23/14: Sunday Night Football hits the trifecta; FA Cup Final boosts FOX; ESPN unveils full slate of World Cup posters

CYNOPSISSPORTS 05.23.14 Good morning. It’s Friday, May 23, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  NBC’s Sunday Night Football has now claimed the ratings crown for the 2013-14 television season, ranking as the top primetime show in household rating, viewership and the Adult 18-49 demographic, based on live plus same day data […]

05/22/14: CBS Sports places Tracy Wolfson under the Thursday Night lights; NBA Draft Lottery gets a bounce; WNBA shows its Pride

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05/21/14: NFL goes sweet on Minnesota, Skittles; Univision, beIN Sports land 2014 Road to Brazil Series; FOX Sports 1 spotlights Rangers for Memorial Day

CYNOPSISSPORTS 05.21.14 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, May 21, 2014, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  On the football front… It’s a return to a cold weather city for the NFL, which voted yesterday to bring Super Bowl LII to Minnesota, which hasn’t hosted since 1992, where it will be played in the […]

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