Cynopsis: Sports

03/02/17: Sinclair sees ace in tennis deal; MLB/Game of Thrones plot magic; Turner Sports’ new COO

Tennis Channel brings in a ringer (Facebook)

CYNOPSISSPORTS 03.02.17 Good morning. It’s Thursday March 2, 2017 and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Sinclair Broadcast Group got a taste of tennis and now it wants more. The company acquired the assets of Tennis Media Company, owners of Tennis magazine and, for $8 million plus an additional $6 million earn-out […]

03/01/17: Champ Week tips off; espnW makes History; NFL Network’s new President

ESPN goes for the Champ Week sweep

CYNOPSISSPORTS 03.01.17 Good morning. It’s Wednesday March 1, 2017 and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  ESPN announced plans for Champ Week featuring coverage during a record-171 men’s college basketball conference tournament games running across ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS, SEC Network and ESPN3 starting today and running through March 12, a tripleheader on […]

02/21/17: Monster gets ready to roar on NASCAR’s turf; NBA All-Star lifts Turner; Brands get Players Only pods

Monsters gets ready to road on NASCAR's turf (Facebook)

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM TENNIS CHANNEL Sponsorships Available in Indian Wells & Miami Open 2017 Be a Part of the Action Williams Sisters, Federer, Nadal, Murray, Djokovic Wawrinka, Bouchard, Wozniacki, Kerber, Keys Top On-Air Talent: Carillo, Courier, Davenport, Blake, Navratilova, Austin and more 217 Hours of Live Match Play Tennis Channel Subscribers up 35 percent […]

02/17/17: NFL/CBS talk tightening; Special Olympics sees green with Go; ESPN gets Vivid view

Tencent's pigskin play (Facebook)

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM CBS SPORTS NETWORK 2017’S 2nd MAJOR PROFESSIONAL BULL RIDERS EVENT PBR Iron Cowboy In Arlington, TX Tomorrow 10:30 PM ET CBS SPORTS NETWORK The 24-hour home of CBS Sports CYNOPSISSPORTS 02.17.17 Good morning. It’s Friday February 17, 2017 and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  The NFL […]

02/16/17: Nielsen sees opportunity in 2016 sports report; NBC Sports RSNs draft TOMBOY; 2017 NBA All-Star Game spots filled in

Nielsen sees opportunity in 2016 sports report

CYNOPSISSPORTS 02.16.17 Good morning. It’s Thursday February 16, 2017 and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.  Nielsen cracked open its numbers for sport in 2016 as part of the annual Nielsen Year in Sports Media Report, examining the engagement with the Olympics, NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NASCAR, Indycar, UFC, soccer, golf, college […]