Archive for April 18th, 2012

TV Ratings: Nationwide Series Up on ESPN Family of Networks (Also: Texas Rangers, MLS on NBCSN)

While the Sprint Cup has struggled out of the gate, ratings and viewership have risen for the NASCAR Nationwide Series. Meanwhile, the Texas Rangers have earned strong numbers to start the 2012 season, and Saturday’s […]

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Like Former Partner Walton, Ex-NBC NBA Analyst Jones Has Been Dogged By Health Issues

Ten years ago, Steve Jones and Bill Walton were preparing for their first NBA postseason as the lead game analysts for NBC. Today, both are recovering from health issues.

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Notes: CBS Gives 2013 Pro Bowl to NBC (Also: Olympic Streaming, Music City Bowl)

CBS has again passed up the opportunity to air the NFL Pro Bowl. In other news, NBC will stream every single Olympic event live — though with one caveat — and college football’s Music City […]

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