| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:52 AM
With Kobe Bryant off the court with a knee injury, the Lakers aren't quite the national draw they typically have been the last 17 years.
ESPN announced on Monday that they're pulling the Feb. 23 Brooklyn Nets visit to the Lakers from their schedule,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:02 PM
When being a superhero doesn't pay the bills, a crime-fighting team turns to more roguish tactics in “Caper,” a new […]...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:52 PM
There may be 500 channels and almost $80 billion in advertising and subscriber revenue in the television industry, but most of that content and cash is controlled by a handful of companies.
In a new report on the U.S. media industry, Sanford C....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:18 AM
CBS has scored the rights for a new Thursday night football package.
The one-year deal with the National Football League is for eight games that CBS will air in the first half of the NFL season starting this fall. While terms were not disclosed, it is...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:14 PM
There's been no Netflix effect on HBO.
Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes, who used to mock Netflix as the "Albanian army" coming to take over the world, said its success doesn't hurt HBO either in terms of revenue or eyeballs.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:56 AM
The NFL is finally putting into motion its plan to create another television package.
The league is asking for proposals from interested networks for a new Thursday night package of games. Currently, the NFL Network carries 13 Thursday games. One of the...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 5:45 PM
"Modern Family" took the SAG Award for an ensemble in a comedy series for the second year in a row on Saturday.
The ABC series, currently in its fifth season, has been an awards season darling for years, often mopping up its competition in multiple...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before getting my power steering fixed.
The Skinny: Welcome back everyone who had a long weekend. Hope you got some rest. I watched the season premiere of Fox's "The Following." Although it was well made I'm not sure if I can get on...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:07 PM
For a decade, the National Football League made getting its NFL Network up and running and fully distributed a top priority.
Now that those goals have been pretty much achieved, the league is considering some moves that could be seen as reducing the...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:29 PM
When: 5 PST.
Where: American Airlines Arena.
On the air: TV: TNT; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 16-26, Heat 30-12.
Record vs. Heat: 0-1.
Update: The Lakers could be swept by Miami for the third time in four seasons. Dwyane Wade...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Commissioner is a title far too limiting for David Stern.
He has been part comedian, part dictator, part visionary, part man on a mission, and there's nothing Ron Artest's fists, Gilbert Arenas' guns or Allen Iverson's wardrobe could possibly do to stop...