The current golden age of sports documentaries hits a tin-plated patch this week with two flawed if interesting entries: "Bad Boys," ESPN's nostalgic "30 for 30" trip to hoops heaven, devoted to the…
Numbers are in for the first full week of national sports channel Fox Sports 1, and the net has left plenty of room for improvement. Nielsen estimates that FS1 averaged 161,000 viewers in primetime…
As media conglomerates other than owner Walt Disney launch their own sports-focused cablers, the question is whether the Bristol, Conn.-based powerhouse can dominate the field or if it must share the…
In a game-changing deal, Fox Sports has signed a 12-year agreement for the U.S. Open championship beginning in 2015. The U.S. Open had been televised by NBC Sports on the weekend since 1995, and ESPN…
The Tennis Channel is asking a D.C. appellate court for a rehearing of its claim that Comcast unfaierly placed the channel in a less desirable tier than Golf Channel and other channels in which it…
As NBC and other networks struggle to find hit comedies, who knew the funniest guy in showbiz was working for Comcast's PR department?
In the nation's capital, Golf Channel can be found on channel 11 of the Comcast lineup; Tennis Channel is at 735.
Golf Channel is renewing celebrity swing-coaching skein "The Haney Project" for a second season of eight episodes beginning in March.