Sports TV

November 07, 2017 - 6:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Houston Astros may not have the drawing power of the Chicago Cubs, but Fox isn't about to complain. The network was blessed with a seven-game World Series for the second straight year, which is ideal for business. The Astros' victory over the Dodgers reached an average of 28.3...
Read More
November 07, 2017 - 5:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 30-Nov. 5. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. World Series Game 7: Houston at L.A. Dodgers, 28.29 million. 2. World Series Game 6: Houston at L.A. Dodgers, 22.33 million. 3. "60 Minutes," CBS, 15.09...
Read More
The FIFA FIFPro World 11 award winner and soccer players pose for a photo during The Best FIFA 2017 Awards at the Palladium Theatre in London, Monday, Oct. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
November 03, 2017 - 11:28 am
GENEVA (AP) — More worldwide soccer tournaments involving even more national teams could be coming to every odd-numbered year. Officials briefed on the UEFA-led Global Nations League project told The Associated Press it can replace many often-meaningless friendly matches. The officials spoke on...
Read More
November 03, 2017 - 4:05 am
PRO FOOTBALL HOUSTON (AP) — Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson sustained a season-ending knee injury in practice, two people familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The rookie suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in one of his knees and will go on injured reserve. The people...
Read More
The Houston Astros celebrate after Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Los Angeles. The Astros won 5-1 to win the series 4-3. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
November 02, 2017 - 6:41 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Houston Astros' seven-game World Series win over the Los Angeles Dodgers averaged 18.9 million viewers on Fox, down 19 percent from the 23.4 million average for the Chicago Cubs' seven-game victory over Cleveland last year for their first title since 1908. The total audience...
Read More
Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates with Yuli Gurriel during the sixth inning of Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
November 02, 2017 - 12:00 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on Game 7 of the World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers (all times local): 8:57 p.m. George Springer and the Houston Astros rocketed to the top of the baseball galaxy Wednesday night, winning the first World Series championship in franchise...
Read More
FILE - In this March 2, 2017, file photo, Mike Tirico attends the NBC Universal mid-season press day at the Four Seasons in New York. Tirico will be NBC's prime-time host for the Winter Olympics, which begin a few days after the Super Bowl in February. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
November 01, 2017 - 8:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Tirico will fill the 100 days before the Pyeongchang Games with football and figure skating. With speed skating and downhill skiing. Curling and hockey. Tirico will be NBC's prime-time host for the Winter Olympics, which begin a few days after the Super Bowl in February. Indeed...
Read More
FILE - In this March 18, 2016 file photo, Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity speaks during a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, in Phoenix. Hannity's move to the 9 p.m. timeslot paid immediate dividends for the network, averaging 3.2 million viewers in October, topping Maddow's 2.5 million, the Nielsen company said. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
October 31, 2017 - 8:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — After the summer of Rachel Maddow, Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity ascended to the top of the cable news mountain. Hannity's move to the 9 p.m. timeslot paid immediate dividends for the network. President Donald Trump's biggest cable news backer averaged 3.2 million viewers in...
Read More
October 31, 2017 - 4:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 23-29. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. World Series, Game 5: L.A. Dodgers at Houston, Fox, 18.94 million. 2. World Series, Game 3: L.A. Dodgers at Houston, Fox, 15.68 million. 3. World Series, Game 2:...
Read More
October 30, 2017 - 7:30 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs renamed the broadcast booths at Arrowhead Stadium in honor of Hall of Fame player and broadcaster Len Dawson before their game against the Denver Broncos on Monday night. The 82-year-old Dawson joined the Dallas Texans in 1962 and followed the franchise to Kansas...
Read More

Pages