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 New England Sports Network - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
NESN was, for a time, the New England carrier for Fox Sports Net (before Sports Channel New England joined Fox Sports Net), after that, until early 2006, NESN carried ESPNews in the afternoon and overnight hours.
The New England Sports Network or NESN [NESS-en] is a regional cable television network that covers the six New England states.
It is broadcast throughout New England, except Fairfield County, Connecticut.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/New_England_Sports_Network   (630 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/New England
Informal polling, along with a general consensus among the sports media, indicates that baseball is the most-watched sport in New England, with the Boston Red Sox being the region's most popular sports franchise and the region's focal point of conversation throughout the summer.
New England lead the rest of the country in abolishing the death penalty for crimes like robbery and burglary in the 19th century.
The name New England dates to the earliest days of European settlement: in 1616 Captain John Smith described the area in a pamphlet "New England." The name was officially sanctioned in 1620 by the grant of King James I to the Plymouth Council for New England.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/New_England   (3585 words)

  
 New England Sports Network
NESN broadcasts regional college games, non-national broadcasts of Red Sox and Bruins games, as well as analysis programs focusing on New England sports.
The New England Sports Network is a regional cable television Network that covers the six New England states.
NESN is truly the media voice of Red Sox Nation, and most Sox fans greatly prefer NESN's coverage over that of other networks such as FOX and ESPN due to the local slant.
new-england-sports-network.area51.ipupdater.com   (182 words)

  
 New England Sports Network (NESN) home page - Boston.com
NESN SportsDesk reports on more of the teams and players who matter to New England than ever before with the morning edition between 5 and 9 a.m., the new mid-day edition at noon, and the live nightly edition at 10 p.m., or after NESN’s Red Sox or Bruins coverage.
Catch NESN's one-and-only Mad Fisherman, Charlie Moore, as he brings you the best of New England fishing on Charlie Moore Outdoors each week.
NESN is the only network in the country to deliver a full hour of pre-game coverage before every game.
www.boston.com /sports/nesn   (446 words)

  
 Cleveland Indians : News : Cleveland Indians News
The successful clubs to which Dolan referred to include the Yankees and their YES Network and the Red Sox and their New England Sports Network.
The new network, which does not yet have an official name, is scheduled to carry 130 of the club's regular-season games in '06, as well as eight Spring Training games.
The TV deal will not have any short-term effects on the team payroll, but the club is hoping the new network will eventually build on the $16.5 million brought in annually from FSN Ohio and allow the Tribe to increase the payroll from year to year.
cleveland.indians.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/news/article.jsp?ymd=20051208&content_id=1279170&vkey=news_cle&fext=.jsp&c_id=cle   (957 words)

  
 Center for Sports Parenting - Expert Panel
Wadler is the chairman and president of the Nassau County Sports Commission in New York and is a member of the Board of Directors of OATH (Olympic Advocates Together Honorably).
Martin Toms is a lecturer in Sport at The University of Birmingham (England), with a PhD in Sport Pedagogy from Loughborough University.
She considers the multiple contexts in which each individual functions, whether it be family, school, sports, church, community or workplace, and the relationship of these contexts to that individual's age and developmental needs and challenges.
www.sportsparenting.org /csp/csp_xpanel.cfm   (10511 words)

  
 - NCAA Sports.com
NESN will be granted exclusive coverage in the six-state New England region (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont) while CNN/SI will have exclusive broadcast rights to remainder of the country.
The 2002 NCAA Women's Frozen Four will be held in Durham, New Hampshire, on the campus of the University of New Hampshire.
The inaugural Women's Frozen Four games received tape-delay television coverage last year on NESN.
www.ncaasports.com /icehockey/womens/story/arc_story/9679   (230 words)

  
 Captivate Network
They are: The New York Times on the Web (nytimes.com), Boston.com (The Boston Globe), BostonHerald.com, ChicagoTribune.com (Tribune Interactive), CitySearch.com, New England Sports Network (NESN), NewsPage/Individual.com, and TrafficStation.
Content from partner Web sites is selected and programmed by Captivate to provide breaking news, sports scores, local traffic and weather reports, stock quotes, and other information targeted to the unique needs of business people.
Captivate Network, Inc., (www.captivatenetwork.com) was founded in October 1997 by Michael DiFranza, Todd Newville and Ray Pineau and is privately held.
www.captivate.com /pr-article.asp?ID=49   (554 words)

  
 Channel 623: New England Sports Network Information
NESN covers the New England area, including college conferences Big East and ECAC with emphasis on Boston College, Connecticut and Boston University.
The professional sports franchises NESN covers are major league baseball's Boston Red Sox and the Boston Bruins of the NHL.
www.directv.com /DTVAPP/html/component/template/ChannelPopup.dsp?no=623&language=ENGLISH   (42 words)

  
 new england sports center
New England Sports Academy, in Westwood Massachusetts, is a complete center for sports and mind activities for children and adults.
New Jersey Nets 10:15p Mohegan Sun’s New England Sports Tonight The Nets Are In Town And We Have...
Minnesota / Wisconsin FOX Sports - New England FOX Sports - New York FOX Sports...
www.popular-sports.com /sports/new-england-sports-center.html   (2857 words)

  
 NESN collects six regional Emmys - Andrew Neff
FSNNE is the first regional sports network in the nation and the first broadcast-cable outlet in New England to establish a Web-based loyalty rewards program.
New England Sports Network has won six New England Emmy Awards for the second straight year and at least one for the 11th straight year.
NESN also won for sports feature (The Cabrera Handshake, which was produced and reported by Frede), sports series (Eagle Insider by Timothy Egan), and writing promotional or public service announcements (composite, by Jonathan Markella).
www.bangornews.com /news/templates/?a=114180&z=147   (557 words)

  
 Motorola DigiCipher(R) II Encoding Technology Powers New England Sports Network's High-Definition Sports Broadcasts
About NESN New England Sports Network (NESN) is a 24 hour, regional TV sports service owned by the Boston Red Sox and Boston Bruins that is delivered to over 3.7 million homes throughout the six state region.
Motorola DigiCipher(R) II Encoding Technology Powers New England Sports Network's High-Definition Sports Broadcasts
Issuers of news releases and not PR Newswire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/06-01-2004/0002184981&EDATE   (565 words)

  
 Fox New England to Air Both Division III Basketball Finals Live - NCAA Sports.com
The NCAA announced that Fox Sports Net New England will air the 2004 Men's and Women's Division III basketball championship finals live.
Mike Hogewood and Debbie Leonard will call the action from Norfolk, VA at the women's final while David Neal and Eddie Fogler will be at the men's final in Salem, VA. The Fox South and Fox New England regional sports network systems reach over 15 million households.
Both games are on Saturday, March 20 (2 ET and 4:30 ET) and will air live on Fox Sports South and Fox Sports New England.
www.ncaasports.com /story/7180720   (228 words)

  
 Programming -- Packages -- Basic -- America's Top 180
Description: The New England Sports Network (NESN), provides coverage of professional and collegiate teams from the Northeast.
Additional programming includes coverage of Massachusetts High School Sports, American Hockey League, bowling and track and field.
NESN has exclusive coverage of the always dangerous, Boston Red Sox and the hard-hitting, Boston Bruins, as well as collegiate baseball, basketball and football coverage.
www.dishnetwork.com /content/programming/channels/index.asp?NetwID=50255   (118 words)

  
 Edward Little grad Sylvester to start own company - Andrew Neff
New England Sports Network earned its fourth-highest household rating for any event in the regional cable and satellite television service's 20-year history Tuesday night for a Boston Red Sox telecast.
Fox Sports Net New England is leaving no piece of sod unturned when it comes to New England Patriots coverage this fall and winter season.
After putting in 121/2 years behind the scenes at New England Sports Network as an intern, master control operator and producer, longtime Mainer Bob Sylvester is striking out on his own.
www.bangornews.com /news/templates/?a=95677&z=147   (662 words)

  
 Official site of the AHL powered by SLAM! Sports
The American Hockey League, in association with NEW ENGLAND SPORTS NETWORK, announced today their AHL Game of the Week schedule for the 1996-97 season.
AHL and New England Sports Network team up for Game of the Week
NESN's AHL package will consist of twenty games beginning on Monday, November 11 when the Providence Bruins visit the Worcester IceCats at the Worcester Centrum and continuing through the League's final weekend of the season.
www.canoe.ca /AHLNews96-97/sep24_nesn.html   (326 words)

  
 football game
New England Sports Network will be broadcasting the league championship game for the sixth straight year.
Since 1984, New England Sports Network has been a primary broadcast outlet for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball and Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League as well as providing coverage of sports news from through the New England region.
The Westchester, N.Y. native spent seven seasons calling the action for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League and he has spent the past five summers handling the play-by-play duties for the New Jersey Jackals, a minor league baseball team in the Northern League.
www.1st-in-football.com /15178-football-game.html   (684 words)

  
 new england sports The Sports Resource
The Sports Museum of New England is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is dedicated to using sports to teach the values of leadership, respect and cooperation to our youth while honoring...
New England Sports Online is the official home of the Council of New England Secondary Schools...
New England Sports Teams - scores and schedule of New England sports teams, Patriots, Bruins, Celtics, Red Sox, Revolution, Sea wolves...
www.portqasim.org /new-sports/new-england-sports.html   (252 words)

  
 baseballguide.com: Boston Red Sox
The Red Sox hopw that new arrivals like Jose Offerman, as well as returning stars John Valentin, Nomar Garciaparra, and Mike Stanley, help fill the gap.
The core of 1998's pitching staff, including starters Pedro Martinez, Brett Saberhagen, and Tim Wakefield, as well as closer Tom Gordon, are back, along with new faces Mark Portugal, Kip Gross, and, later this season, Ramon Martinez, brother of Pedro.
The team's Web site offers a wide range of features, including detailed game summaries and updates on games in progress, team and player information, and online ticket ordering, as well as information about the 1999 All-Star Game, which will be played at Fenway Park July 13.
www.klx.com /guide/boston.html   (716 words)

  
 Business Wire: Batter Up! New England Sports Network and Samuel Adams Are Looking to Make You the Next Big Thing in TV Sports
New England Sports Network and Samuel Adams Are Looking to Make You the Next Big Thing in TV Sports
During the four months, consumers are encouraged to "audition" in select New England locations by calling a pre-selected segment of a past Red Sox game at audition booths.
For the third time, Samuel Adams and NESN are teaming up to find the next "Announcer for an Inning." This lucky individual will earn the right to call an inning live from the Fenway NESN booth at a Boston/Baltimore game in September.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2004_May_18/ai_n6031872   (490 words)

  
 FOX Sports - Home
Larry Brown may not be back in New York next season, but don't count on the Knicks coach walking away quietly.
FOX Sports Mobile Pro - Your sports lifeline.
FOXSports.com senior baseball writer Ken Rosenthal dishes on the Yankees and their huge comeback win over the Rangers, Dontrelle Willis and where he may be traded plus more.
msn.foxsports.com   (452 words)

  
 New England Sports Network
and repeating every 15 minutes until 9 a.m., there was a piece on NESN (New England Sports Network) on the men's and women's lacrosse programs at Middlebury.
Home > About Middlebury > Public Affairs > Midd in the News > 2003 Archive > New England Sports Network
General Information & Links Student Stories & Hometown News MiddNews Athletic News News Releases Submit News Release
www.middlebury.edu /about/pubaff/archive/2003/nesn.htm   (107 words)

  
 New England Sports Network Signs Up HD-PRIME, Delivers Red Sox and Bruins Seasons in High Def
"New Englanders take their sports seriously and New England Sports Network is dedicated to making sure fans in nearly four million homes get the best coverage of the most relevant events in the region," said Carl Capista, vice president of media and entertainment services for SES AMERICOM.
The network also delivers minor league baseball and hockey, local college football, basketball and hockey, and other sports of regional interest.
NESN provides exclusive coverage of the Boston Red Sox and Boston Bruins, has delivered over 120 home games in HD since September 2003, and plans to begin covering some road games in 2005.
www.tmcnet.com /usubmit/2004/oct/1081756.htm   (885 words)

  
 Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News: Executive to Leave New England Sports Network.@ HighBeam Research
Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News: Executive to Leave New England Sports Network.@ HighBeam Research
But NESN did take a loss Tuesday night when Abbott told staff members he was leaving May 23 to go home to Minnesota "to do the exact same job" with Victory Sports, the Twins' start-up regional sports network based on the NESN...
May 1--Rick Abbott, NESN's vice president of programming and operations, approached his job with a simple credo.
highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1G1:100971645&refid=ink_tptd_np   (203 words)

  
 ESPNsoccernet - The World's Site for the World Game
Win the chance for you and three mates to follow England to every game in the 2006 FIFA World Cup" with MasterCard.
You can now keep track of every goal in every game on every matchday with our brand new live Vidiprinter.
Join Derek Rae, Tommy Smyth and Janusz Michallik in the studio as the boys discuss the new season's hot topics in soccer.
soccernet.espn.go.com /index   (602 words)

  
 Sports - Boston.com
Try your hand at one of our Sports Challenges for the chance to win prizes.
Sox fans have been eagerly anticipating the arrival of the fab five: Jon Lester, Craig Hansen, Dustin Pedroia, Jonathan Papelbon, and Manny Delcarmen.
The regular season was magical, the postseason stunning, and the parade emotional.
www.boston.com /sports   (604 words)

  
 New England School of Homeopathy - Welcome Page
The New England School of Homeopathy (NESH) was created in 1987 by Dr. Paul Herscu and Dr. Amy Rothenberg to translate homeopathic philosophy into the successful and predictable practice of medicine.
New England School of Homeopathy - Welcome Page
Our goal is for practitioners of homeopathy to fulfill their potential role in health care-to help people attain freedom from illness on the mental, emotional, and physical planes so they may better realize their highest aspirations.
www.nesh.com   (75 words)

  
 Boston.com / Sports / New England Sports Network
And then we can all go back to mowing our lawns and shoveling our driveways and making love and making new babies to grow up to continue the cycle of great New England sports heroes.
And there will be unity in New England as there never has been.
Boston.com / Sports / New England Sports Network
www.boston.com /sports/nesn/messageboards/020904/msg6.shtml   (605 words)

  
 New England Sports Portal: Sailing
Sailing Team, during its 67-year history, has won every major New England Championship as well as many other District and National Championships.
© 2000 - 2006 New England Sports Portal™
New England Yacht Charter Boats, and worldwide luxury charter yacht rental.
www.riinteractive.net /cgi-bin/search/search.pl?Terms=Sailing   (431 words)

  
 ESPN.com - TVLISTINGS - ABC Listings for May 17, 2006
Petty's music will be featured in the opening on all Playoffs and Finals on ABC Sports and on the Eastern Conference Finals on ESPN.
The NBA playoffs begin on ABC Sports Saturday, April 22 at 3:00PM EDT.
The telecasts will also exclusively debut two brand new songs, "Saving Grace" and "Big Weekend," both from Petty's upcoming solo album, "Highway Companion," due out this summer.
sports.espn.go.com /sports/tvlistings/schedule?network=30   (283 words)

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