September 7, 2000
* John Terenzio has been named president of Broadband Sports Inc.'s Broadband Services. A former Fox Sports Net executive, Terenzio will be in charge of creating, developing and supervising all Broadband Sports audio/visual programming as well as helping to coordinate content. Santa Monica-based Broadband Sports is a producer of proprietary sports content for new-media platforms. * Steven U.
August 5, 2003 |
The Assn. of Volleyball Professionals has two new partners, and they aren't breweries or sun-block makers. They're networks. NBC and Fox Sports Net have agreed to invest in the AVP and will receive minority stakes in the beach volleyball tour as it continues to crawl out of the fiscal hole it fell into more than five years ago.
November 15, 2000 |
With some cooperation from the Kings and Mighty Ducks, Fox Sports Net 2 landed Saturday's USC-UCLA game, which will start at 3:30 p.m. Although that's not a perfect scenario, things couldn't have worked out much better for Los Angeles football fans. Oregon-Oregon State will be on Channel 7 at 12:30 p.m., and Washington-Washington State will be on Fox Sports Net at 3:30 p.m. One negative is that USC-UCLA probably will be joined in progress.
January 7, 1999 |
It goes without saying that Laker and Clipper television carriers Channel 9 and Fox Sports West are relieved by Wednesday's NBA settlement. "Sports represent about a third of our business, so you can imagine what it meant to take the Lakers and Clippers out of the equation," said Don Corsini, Channel 9's vice president and general manager. "It's like NBC losing 'Seinfeld' and 'ER.'
April 11, 2000
Game 1: Thursday at Detroit, 4:30 p.m., Fox Sports Net, ESPN** Game 2: Saturday at Detroit, 11 a.m., ABC Game 3: Monday at Staples Center, 7 p.m., Fox Sports Net, ESPN2** Game 4: April 19 at Staples Center, 7 p.m., Fox Sports Net, ESPN** *Game 5: April 21 at Detroit, 4 p.m., Fox Sports Net, ESPN** *Game 6: April 23 at Staples Center, noon, ABC. *Game 7: April 25 at Detroit, 4 p.m., Fox Sports Net, ESPN** *if necessary **subject to blackout locally
January 5, 2001
A guest list of sports figures to be featured on TV and radio from today through Thursday: * Red Grange --"SportsCentury," today, 5 p.m., ESPN Classic * Eddie George --"The Last Word With Jim Rome," tonight, 6:30 and 11, Fox Sports Net * Fox Sports Net General Manager Todd Merkow, Chris Myers, Todd Donoho --"The Irv Kaze Show," Saturday, 6 p.m., KRLA (870) * Junior Seau --"NFL This Morning," Sunday, 7 a.m., Fox Sports Net * Deion Sanders --"Beyond the Glory," Sunday, 9 p.m.