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RSL on national TV: Time to pay up - Part II

04 September 3:28 pm

RSL on national TV: Time to pay up - Part II

By Sam Stejskal

Looks like that whole quality over big market idea has some merit. 

Here's a tweet from Sports Business Journal's Media Reporter John Ourand regarding ratings for Friday's RSL-Portland match and Saturday's New York-D.C. game, both of which were televised on the NBC Sports Network. 

Of the 19 teams in MLS, Salt Lake is the 19th biggest media market; Portland is 16th; D.C. is ninth; New York is first. 

'Nuff said.