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fuboTV Passes 100k Subscribers

FuboTV

As the new NFL, NBA, NHL – and fall TV – seasons get underway, fuboTV, the leading sports-first live streaming TV service in the U.S., passed the 100,000 subscriber milestone in September. Originally launching in January 2015 as a streaming soccer destination, fuboTV has – in less than a year ...

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MLB Media set high marks across TV & digital platforms for Division Series games on Friday

MLB Primary Marks - Digital Art

MLB Network’s telecast of the 13-inning ALDS Game Two thriller between the New York Yankees and Cleveland Indians on Friday averaged 3.2 million viewers and peaked with 5.3 million viewers during the final 18 minutes of the game from 10:00-10:18 p.m. ET, marking the network’s second-most watched telecast and highest ...

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FITE TV launches a new ROKU channel

FITE TV on ROKU home page (PRNewsfoto/FITE TV)

FITE TV this week announced the launch of its full-fledged channel on the ROKU streaming platform designed to provide direct access to FITE’s live TV programming and over 5,000 hours of video on demand (VOD) for fans of Mixed Martial Arts, Boxing and Pro Wrestling to explore and watch with the ...

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YouTube TV & Major League Baseball: A multi-faceted 2017 World Series partnership

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YouTube and Major League Baseball today announced a multi-faceted partnership to drive fan excitement for the 2017 World Series, as well as showcase another way for baseball fans to watch the national pastime with a new cable-free, live TV service — YouTube TV. As part of the partnership, YouTube TV ...

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DraftKings Advances Footprint in Streaming Space With TuneIn Partnership

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DraftKings, Inc., the sports-tech and media entertainment platform, is partnering with TuneIn, the world’s leading streaming audio network, to enhance the fantasy sports user experience. DraftKings will now be able to give customers direct play-by-play access to the sports, games and athletes that matter most to them in one place. ...

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Bob Wolff To Receive Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award In Sports Broadcasting From WFUV Radio

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01:  (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT)   Longtime sportscaster Bob Wolff looks on before a game between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium on May 1, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Mariners defeated the Yankees 4-2.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

The late, legendary sportscaster Bob Wolff, one of the most prolific and recognizable voices in sports broadcast history, has been selected to be the 10th recipient of the Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award in Sports Broadcasting from WFUV Radio (90.7 FM/wfuv.org), the noncommercial, member-supported public media service of Fordham University for nearly 70 years.  Award-winning PBS News Hour anchors Judy ...

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‘Foreman’ To Premiere on EPIX Sept. 13

Foreman Documentary

Here’s a first look at the trailer for the EPIX documentary ‘Foreman,” which premiers on Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 8 p.m. ET. Produced by George Foreman Jr. as a way to tell the story of his dad, along with an all-star production team, the documentary tells the story of the ...

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Phil Simms Joins SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Channel as NFL Analyst

PHIL SIMMS

SiriusXM today announced that 15-year NFL quarterback and veteran broadcaster Phil Simms, who won the Super Bowl XXI MVP award with the New York Giants, will be an NFL analyst on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio channel throughout the 2017 season. Simms will join host Christopher “Mad Dog” Russo each week ...

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Sinclair Announces Agreement With YouTube TV Includes Carriage Of Tennis Channel To All Subscribers

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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBGI) today announced an agreement for all of its ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC affiliates to be carried in their respective markets as YouTube TV launches in those markets. As part of this agreement, YouTube TV will also deliver Tennis Channel to all of its members.  ...

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