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The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 1w ago

How The Games Impact The Ratings

The fans were definitely interested in the NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland, evidenced by the highest rated Finals series since Michael Jordan's last time there back in 1998. Co...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 1W ago

Fewer People Watching More and More Sports

It looks as though we are getting more proof of the impact that live sports has on television viewing all year round. Moffett Nathanson Research has completed its examination of the 2016-17 ...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 2W ago

MLB Telecasts In Virtual Reality Become A Reality

Hard as it may seem to believe, Fox Sports 1 is actually making progress with its MLB telecasts this season. Even putting Alex Rodriguez in the booth as a game analyst has made a difference ...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 3W ago

Feels Like The First Time In Nashville

The excitement in Nashville about the Predators making it to the Stanley Cup Finals for the first time in franchise history also makes a positive story about the significance of a team's gam...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 1M ago

Getting The Maine Listing Facts Across

As we prepare for our upcoming Chicago area advertising/marketing workshops, our focus will be on specific advertised properties and where there needs to be improvement.........This example ...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 1M ago

Turning Off The Mike On Morning Radio

As we touched on last week, the many changes at ESPN are much more than the staff reductions and the impact that has on its coverage of the various major sports. This week we learn officiall...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 1M ago

Coverage Cutbacks Are "Off Base"

It's not just personnel changes that are resulting from the financial concerns at ESPN. Unfortunately, we are already seeing how their coverage is also being negatively impacted. Baseball is...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 1M ago

Some Callers Are Worthwhile On Sports Talk!

For as much as I comment about the constant overemphasis of fan opinions on sports talk stations, they got me with this one.When the caller is actually a Major League Manager, I can accept t...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 1M ago

No Jumping Through Hoops To Get These Ratings

The NBA playoffs are the hot item for sports viewing these days, and that figures to continue for a while. This past weekend (April 22/23) saw a 13% increase in total viewership over the sev...
The Broadcast Booth - Sports Media · 2M ago

Sports Radio Stations Hold The Line In March Ratings

The radio ratings are being released this week around the country for the month of March, with the majority of the large markets not showing much of a change for the sports stations.We alway...