Nitin Varma, the producer and director of the Tennis Channel's "Signature Series on Bud Collins," discusses the life and times of Collins, an American journalist and television sportscaster who is best known for his tennis coverage. Collins, a member of both the International Tennis Hall of Fame and the Sportswriters Hall of Fame, is currently a commentator for the Tennis Channel's Grand Slam tournaments. Varma speaks with Bloomberg's Kathleen Hays on Bloomberg Radio's "The Hays Advantage."
CBS Corp. reached a three-year agreement to keep its network on Verizon Communications Inc.’s FiOS pay-TV system, putting pressure on Time Warner Cable Inc. to relent in its stalemate with the broadcaster.
Comcast Corp.’s decision to carry the Tennis Channel as premium programming was a business judgment that didn’t discriminate against programming owned by others, a U.S. appeals court ruled, overturning a regulator’s order to include the channel in lower-cost packages.
Verizon Communications Inc. pay-TV subscribers regained access to the Tennis Channel two days into the Australian Open tournament, after the two sides reached an agreement that ended a four-month blackout.
Comcast Corp., the largest U.S. pay TV service, favored its own sports programming over the Tennis Channel in violation of federal rules and should be forced to distribute the network on equal terms, regulators said.
Customers of Cablevision Systems Corp. and Verizon Communications Inc.’s FiOS pay-TV service lost access to the Tennis Channel today amid a fee dispute, causing them to miss some coverage of the U.S. Open tournament.