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Friday, June 14th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.14.13 Good morning. It’s Friday, June 14, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  A triple overtime more than doubled NBC’s viewership from a year ago as Game 1 of the 2013 Stanley Cup Final averaged nearly 6.4 million viewers, according to Nielsen. That makes it the most-watched Stanley Cup […]

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.13.13 Good morning. It’s Thursday, June 13, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  ESPN is ending its 3D cable channel experiment after three years on the air and will be closing the doors on the network by the end of the year. ESPN 3D had been offering viewers 3D […]

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.12.13 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, June 12, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  With ratings tallied, the 2013 Stanley Cup Conference Finals can now claim to be the most-watched Conference Finals in 17 years, according to Nielsen, and are up a beefy 111% from last year for the NBC […]

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.11.13 Good morning. It’s Tuesday, June 11, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Universal Sports CEO David Sternberg is exiting the channel to take on Manchester United, where he will serve as head of media. Universal Sports confirmed his exit, with Scott Brown recently appointed president ahead of Sternberg’s […]

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.10.13 Good morning. It’s Monday, June 10, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  After raising $170 million last week from Singapore state-owned investment company Temasek Holdings, sports-apparel retailer Fanatics is looking to raise its game. According to the Wall Street Journal, the funding round more than doubles the company’s […]

Friday, June 7th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.07.13 Good morning. It’s Friday, June 7, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  The NBA’s international push continues to pay off with last night’s Game 1 of the NBA Finals between the Heat and Spurs seen by fans in 215 countries and territories in 47 languages, according to the […]

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.06.13 Good morning. It’s Thursday, June 6, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Keith Olbermann is back, and will be behind the microphone when TBS launches its Major League Baseball postseason studio show this fall. Olbermann will host and join analyst Dennis Eckersley. With the talent tweaks, Cal Ripken, […]

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.05.13 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, June 5, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  The NFL is adding another billion to its coffers, announcing a multi-year extension with Verizon that expands the carrier’s sponsorship and content agreement with the league. Through the deal, Verizon will-starting with the 2014 season-expand NFL […]

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.04.13 Good morning. It’s Tuesday, June 4, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  The Big Ten made it official, announcing a deal with the New York Yankees and the New Era Pinstripe Bowl for an eight-year partnership that will include the conference’s commitment to play in the annual bowl […]

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Cynopsis: Sports06.03.13 Good morning. It’s Monday, June 3, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Next week’s coverage of the U.S. Open on NBC and Golf Channel will feature over 70 live hours of tournament and news coverage starting on Sunday, June 9 with 17 dedicated hours of action on NBC […]

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