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4/14 – Caps Playoff Ratings Off to Hot Start

Comcast SportsNet’s coverage of game 1 of the Capitals-Rangers 2011 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on April 13 posted a 6.18 average household rating in the Washington TV market, making it the second-highest Capitals rating in network history, behind only game 7…

4/13 – CSN Director Leaves

Tony Burke, Comcast SportsNet’s news director for the past three years – and assistant news director for two years prior to that, has announced that he will leave the Bethesda-based sports network in mid-May to pursue other career opportunities. He…

4/13 – Exec Who Created The Fan Leaves CBS

CBS Radio VP of strategic programming Tom Bigby is leaving the company after 23 years. Bigby was apparently largely responsible for the programming and content at WJFK, when the station changed formats from talk to sports, and essentially created 106.7…

4/13 – Sports Host Banged Up

Holden Kushner, co-host of The Mike Wise Show with Holden Kushner on 106.7 The Fan, will miss another mid-day show after suffering post concussion symptoms after a car accident late Sunday.  Instead of finding a fill-in co-host, WJFK has slipped…

4/13 – Caps Beninati Was Hurt

Joe Beninati, long-time Capitals play-by-play man with Comcast TV, said  today on The Sports Junkies Show  in DC that he was hurt when the Versus Network did not bring him back to do NHL games on the channel.  Beninati said…