Post Tagged with: "MLS on NBC"

Idle Notes: NBC to Lose MLS Rights (Also: Phillies’ TV Deal; MLB/ESPN)

After just three years, NBC is done with Major League Soccer.

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USMNT World Cup Qualifiers Surge on ESPN While MLS Declines

While Major League Soccer has struggled this season, the USA Men’s National Team has been a strong draw on ESPN.

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Big Names: Kellerman Re-joins ESPN as “SportsNation” Host (Also: Shane Battier, John Strong)

After nearly a decade, Max Kellerman has returned to ESPN daytime TV.

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Big Names: NESN’s Edwards Apologizes For Sirhan Reference (Also: Faith Hill, Arlo White)

Bruins voice Jack Edwards apologized Saturday for comparing NHL player Matt Cooke to infamous assassin Sirhan Sirhan.

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TV Ratings: MLS Openers Up on NBCSN, Down on ESPN2 (Also: College Hoops, NHL/NBC)

The opening weekend of the 2013 Major League Soccer season had mixed results on ESPN and NBC Sports Network last week.

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TV Ratings: Week 9 College Football Overnights on ESPN and FOX (Also: MLS on NBC)

The SEC — but not Alabama — was the top college football draw on ESPN over the weekend.

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Soccer Update: Sunday’s Taped EPL on FOX Trounces Saturday’s Live MLS on NBC

Soccer got exposure on two of the four major broadcast networks over the weekend, with the English Premier League easily topping Major League Soccer.

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TV Ratings: Inauspicious Beginning For MLS on NBC (Also: MLB on FOX, ESPNU College Football)

Major League Soccer did not attract big numbers in its return to broadcast television. In other news, Major League Baseball scored a big increase on FOX last week, while ESPNU set a record for college […]

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TV Ratings: Surprisingly Solid Numbers For “MLB on FOX” (Also: USC/Stanford, MLS on NBC)

The AL East race attracted solid numbers on FOX in the face of college football competition. In other news, FOX had another week-to-week increase for college football coverage, and Major League Soccer had an inauspicious […]

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TV Ratings: ABC’s British Open Encore Telecasts Up Big (Also: Tour de France, MLS on NBC)

Overnight ratings increased substantially for encore presentations of the British Open on ABC. In other news, NBC had a small bump for Sunday’s Tour de France recap show, and NBC Sports Network has seen a […]

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