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 Post subject: No Commercials During Overtime
PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2007 1:07 pm 
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What are your thoughts on this?

While I know they are trying to shorten the length of these games and perhaps keep the attention of the marginal fan, I seem to think that they are really draining these players during the overtime sessions. I really believe they could use that nice little 2-2.5 minute TV timeout to catch a breather.

Plus, they are losing potential advertising revenue.


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2007 2:00 pm 
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There should be one TV timeout halfway through the period.

Are they really that afraid that they'll lose that many viewers if they throw a commerical on the game?


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2007 5:05 pm 
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It seems to me as if Overtime is the one point at which they are least likely to lose attention...

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