Archive for June 20th, 2012

CNBC’s Darren Rovell Reportedly Rejoining ESPN; Net Says It Is “In Discussions”

Former ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell is apparently heading back to the network.

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Euro 2012: Through Group Play, Viewership Up 82% From ’08

Ratings and viewership have nearly doubled for the Euro 2012 soccer tournament on ESPN and ESPN2.

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Big Names: Health Issues For ESPN’s McDonough, Rangers’ Barnett (Also: Beadle’s NBC Debut)

ESPN’s Sean McDonough will miss several weeks this summer to undergo surgery. In other news, Rangers announcer Dave Barnett is dealing with health issues of his own, and NBC Sports’ Michelle Beadle will make her […]

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U.S. Open: Final Round Hits Four-Year High; Third Round Best in a Decade

Boosted by primetime exposure, third and final round coverage of the U.S. Open increased substantially compared to last year.

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Sprint Cup: Dale Jr.’s Win at Michigan Hits Six-Year High in Viewership

The NASCAR on TNT ‘Summer Series’ has gotten off to a good start.

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NBA Finals: Series-High 12.4 Overnight For Thunder/Heat Game 4, Best Since ’04

After a series-low for Game 3, overnight ratings for Game 4 of the NBA Finals hit a series-high on ABC.

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