• Amazon's threat of buying sports rights should freak out traditional media companies

    27 days ago - By CNBC

    Amazon's presence in Disney's regional sports network sale could be great for Bob Iger as long as it doesn't win.
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  • Amazon Has Put in a Bid for Disney's 22 Regional Sports Networks, Report Says

    27 days ago - By Fortune

    Amazon has submitted a bid for Disney's 22 regional sports television networks in an apparent move to expand its live video options, according to a new report.
    The e-commerce giant is among several companies to bid for the channels that were previously owned by 21st Century Fox , according to CNBC. Apollo Global Management, KKR, The Blackstone Group, Sinclair Broadcast Group and Tegna are also said to have submitted first-round bids.
    Missing among the bidders is “New Fox,” the spin-off company that emerged following Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets earlier this...
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  • Amazon, Blackstone among bidders for 22 Disney sports networks: CNBC

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc and private equity firm Blackstone Group are bidding for Walt Disney Co's 22 regional sports networks, including New York-focused Yes Network, CNBC reported on Tuesday, citing sources familiar with the matter.
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  • Amazon among bidders for 22 Disney sports networks: CNBC

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc is bidding for Walt Disney Co's 22 regional sports networks, including Yes Network, CNBC reported on Tuesday, citing sources familiar with the matter.
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  • Amazon bids for Disney's 22 sports networks: CNBC

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc has bid for Walt Disney Co's 22 regional sports networks, including Yes Network, CNBC reported on Tuesday, citing sources familiar with the matter.
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