Category: BUSINESS OF SPORTS

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Sportsnet Prepares for Massive Layoffs

Sportsnet Prepares for Massive Layoffs

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Updated from earlier to reflect public statements by Sportsnet, McCown, and others.   Bob Mc [...]
Raptors Take Centre Court

Raptors Take Centre Court

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Toronto has always been a Leafs town first, and a Jays town second, with basketball struggling to g [...]
TSN’s Mark Milliere Arrested for DUI

TSN’s Mark Milliere Arrested for DUI

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Mark Milliere, TSN's Senior Vice-President of Production, suddenly parted ways with parent company Bell i [...]
The Athletic Looks to Disrupt Podcasting

The Athletic Looks to Disrupt Podcasting

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   After posting several jobs on their hiring website over the past several months The Athletic has of [...]
Fall & Winter 2018-2019 Sports Radio Ratings

Fall & Winter 2018-2019 Sports Radio Ratings

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   If there's one topic that has generated more interest than any other around here it's radio ratings. The F [...]
Longreads: the ethics of writing about tragedy

Longreads: the ethics of writing about tragedy

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. Since we spend so much time talking about journalism here I like [...]
Sport Radio in 2018: The Year in Review

Sport Radio in 2018: The Year in Review

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Good morning sports media fans. Regular readers will have noticed that I stopped writing about radio in 2018 [...]
Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Economics

Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Economics

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Good morning sports media fans.  This is the final instalment of a series on sports media storie [...]
Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Podcasting

Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Podcasting

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. Try not to freeze out there today. Over the next few posts I'll be discuss [...]
Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Damien Cox

Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Damien Cox

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Good morning sports media fans. Happy New Year to all our readers. I'd like to extend a special thank [...]
TSN & Sportsnet lose EPL rights to DAZN

TSN & Sportsnet lose EPL rights to DAZN

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Good afternoon sports media fans. Things have been quiet in local sports media news lately. No changes to t [...]
An Interview with Dave Shoalts

An Interview with Dave Shoalts

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. With the calendar switching over to November this means that Scott [...]
The Cost of Consumption

The Cost of Consumption

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media readers. The Star recently launched a new digital subscription service. T [...]
Developing: Changes At Top of Rogers Sportsnet

Developing: Changes At Top of Rogers Sportsnet

by TSM: Multiple sources tell me this morning that Scott Moore will be leaving Rogers Sportsnet at the end of October. Moore is the President of Sport [...]
Scott Moore’s Memo

Scott Moore’s Memo

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Hello sports media watchers. With the busy sports season in full swing we are going to get back to [...]
<span class="entry-title-primary">Reading Recap</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Media roundup on Raps and Jays making news</span>

Reading Recap Media roundup on Raps and Jays making news

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   It's a horrible day in Toronto so here's something to distract us from the fact that someone was ab [...]
<span class="entry-title-primary">Business As Usual</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Another bad week for women in sports</span>

Business As Usual Another bad week for women in sports

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. Jonah and I are both busy so posting will be pretty irregular here [...]
<span class="entry-title-primary">The End of the Road</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">- Longread on the role of the beat reporter in 2018</span>

The End of the Road - Longread on the role of the beat reporter in 2018

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. I have been sitting on this post for a while, waiting until I could [...]
<span class="entry-title-primary">OK, Blue Jays</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">: Recapping the baseball media stories from a busy off-season</span>

OK, Blue Jays : Recapping the baseball media stories from a busy off-season

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans and industry watchers. Spring is here and the Jays are playing meani [...]
<span class="entry-title-primary">Toronto Sports Media Winter 2017-2018 Radio Ratings</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Show by show look at how the 2 Toronto All Sports Radio stations are doing</span>

Toronto Sports Media Winter 2017-2018 Radio Ratings Show by show look at how the 2 Toronto All Sports Radio stations are doing

By TSM All the caveats still apply same systems, same issues etc. It's the only ratings we have etc.. Generally speaking, not a whole lot of change [...]
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