Archive for April 20th, 2012

National Basketball Players Association Exec. Committee Asks Fisher to Resign

There is a reason why the issue of union solidarity tends to rise to the fore in coverage of NBA labor-management disputes.

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Stanley Cup Playoffs: One Million Viewers For Pens/Flyers Game 4, Up 66%

The 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs continues to earn stronger than usual numbers on NBC Sports Network.

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TV Ratings: WNBA Draft Down 35% on ESPN2 (Also: Bulls/Heat on TNT, Rangers Trouncing Mavs)

Viewership dropped by more than a third for Monday’s WNBA Draft. Elsewhere, Bulls/Heat was a slightly smaller draw Thursday night than a week before, and ratings for the Texas Rangers during the early part of […]

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NHL Scrutinized For Violence, But League Avoids Image Woes that Plagued the NBA

The dominant story in the first round of the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs has been the level of violence.

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