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  1. Playoff System Could Send BCS TV Rights Into Stratosphere

    3:22 pm 6/21/2012

    A plan awaiting final approval in which four teams would square off for college football's national championship could generate more than $3 billion in the next TV rights deal. Read more

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  2. U.S. Viewership for Euro 2012 Soccer Tournament up 82 Percent

    11:20 pm 6/20/2012

    ESPN’s broadcasts of the European championships average more than 1 million viewers per match.Read more

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  3. ESPN Will Expand Coverage for 2012 Wimbledon Championships

    12:57 pm 6/19/2012

    The sports network will broadcast 140 hours of live footage for its tenth year covering the world’s oldest tennis tournament starting on June 25.Read more

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  4. BSkyB Keeps Most U.K. TV Rights for English Premier League Soccer

    5:08 am 6/13/2012

    UPDATED: But BT beats out ESPN in the auction for live TV rights for three more years, which raised $4.70 billion.Read more

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  5. U.K. Bids for English Premier League TV Rights Go Into Second Round

    10:59 am 6/12/2012

    Long-time incumbent BSkyB and Walt Disney's ESPN currently hold the rights to matches in the soccer league.Read more

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  6. BSkyB Faces ESPN Competition for English Soccer League TV Rights

    12:45 pm 6/7/2012

    The auction is expected to bring in £2 billion-plus for the league as BSkyB investors have expressed concern about cost and a possible loss of some rights.Read more

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  7. News Corp. to Buy Out ESPN's Stake in Asian TV Venture

    2:24 am 6/6/2012

    UPDATED: Rupert Murdoch's conglomerate will take full control of ESPN Star Sports as it continues to streamline its global holdings.Read more

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  8. E3 2012: ESPN Expands Partnership With Microsoft for New Xbox Live Programming

    12:46 pm 6/4/2012

    Video subscribers of Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks, Verizon FiOS TV and Comcast Xfinity TV will have access to ESPN networks on the Xbox 360 console.Read more

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  9. Turner Broadcasting CEO Sees Only Minor Netflix Effect on Kids TV Ratings

    9:10 am 5/31/2012

    Phil Kent also reiterates at an investor conference that "I'm very unhappy with the ratings" of CNN. Read more

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  10. Cable Show 2012: Sports Will Stay in Play for Years to Come

    12:16 pm 5/23/2012

    That’s the prediction of panelists at the NCTA convention, addressing the one form of programming it is impossible to copy and that people want to watch live. Read more

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