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NASCAR not happy with ABC either

The snafu that caused much of America to miss the last 34 laps of last weekend’s NASCAR race has raised the ire of NASCAR President Brian France. “We didn’t like it, that was not what we had anticipated but we have talked to them repeatedly… Read More »NASCAR not happy with ABC either

ABC should be penalized for NASCAR stunt

I was very unhappy with ABC Sports on Sunday. With 34 laps remaining in the Checker Auto Parts 500, ABC cut away from the race only to show “America’s Funniest Home Videos” as originally scheduled. You just don’t do that ABC. Not during a sporting… Read More »ABC should be penalized for NASCAR stunt

Fantasy Football on The Disney Blog

Anaheim and Orlando may not rank for professional football teams, but doesn’t mean we can’t have a little fun here at The Disney Blog. I’ve opened up a game of Pigskin Pick’em on ESPN.com and hope readers of The Disney Blog will set up a… Read More »Fantasy Football on The Disney Blog

ESPN & The NFL Network in talks

SportsBiz Blog notes that the NFL and ESPN are in talks to show some NFL Network programming (mostly the NFL games that the network has exclusive rights to) on the ESPN Classic channel. This performs an end-run around various cable operators who have been balking… Read More »ESPN & The NFL Network in talks

Disney’s Wide World of Sports complex lays out plans for future

Scott Powers of the Orlando Sentinel has a great interview with Senior Vice President of Global Sports Enterprises for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Ken Potrock. That means he oversees the Wide World Of Sports complex at Walt Disney World which will soon be transitioning… Read More »Disney’s Wide World of Sports complex lays out plans for future