ESPN’s Preschlack: Dish Trial Is Personal

by David Goetzl, Feb 22, 2013, 5:30 PM One of the more striking aspects of the continuing trial between Dish Network and ESPN has been the steadfast presence of David Preschlack in the courtroom. Executives from both sides who’ve given testimony have showed up and seemingly couldn’t wait to depart. As head of affiliate sales […]

ESPN Set To Pass $7 Sub Fee In 2017

by David Goetzl, Feb 19, 2013, 5:37 PM For help with its massive NFL rights bill and likely re-upping with the NBA, ESPN can continue to count on hefty per-subscriber fees that look to cross the monthly $7 mark in 2017. Based on distribution in 100 million homes, that $7 amount would give it an […]