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'It’s crazy what they are doing': Small sports bars could bear brunt of Bell and Rogers' demand for more money

One problem with trying to charge establishments that show televised sports more money for those broadcasts is that it leads to a weird philosophical debate: What exactly is a sports bar? 837 more words

Sports

Bell and Rogers offer sports bars unpleasant choice: Give us more money or lose TSN and Sportsnet

If I know anything about the kids these days, what with their beards and their ball caps and their hoppy beers, it’s that they do not pay for cable. 798 more words

Sports

Toronto Blue Jays teams that win are a cash cow for Rogers — who may be prepared to fritter it all away

TORONTO — When Rogers Communications announced its third-quarter results in October, its biggest jump in revenues came in its media division. It was up by $60 million, or 13 per cent, over a year earlier. 937 more words

Sports

Canada's Rogers Kills Internet TV Project, Reaches Comcast Pact for X1 System

Rogers Communications, Canada’s largest wireless and cable provider, said it is discontinuing in-house development of an internet-based TV system — and instead will use Comcast’s X1 video platform to launch a new service in 2018. 267 more words

News

Rogers CEO Guy Laurence steps down

TORONTO – In a surprise move, Rogers Communications announced Monday the immediate departure of its CEO Guy Laurence and the uncertain arrival time for his replacement, former Telus chief executive Joe Natale. 701 more words

Canada

Blue Jays Bubbly [why the French don't watch baseball]

Looking for some insight on the champagne celebration in the Jays clubhouse?

As the only wine blogger with a Physed degree I want to know what they’re drinking and how much money are guys who earned a million dollars in salary this month paying for champagne.   185 more words

Wine Writing

Rogers will stop printing 4 publications: Flare, Sportsnet, MoneySense and Canadian Business

TORONTO – Rogers Communications announced Friday an overhaul of its magazines that will see Flare, Sportsnet, MoneySense and Canadian Business disappear from store shelves and move to online only. 180 more words

Canada