CNN and Dangote Industries grow long-term partnership through expansion onto Great Big Story

CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) and Dangote Industries are expanding their long-term partnership by renewing Dangote’s sponsorship within CNN Marketplace Africa, launching a new brand campaign on CNN TV and Digital, and - in a media-first - integrating Dangote Industries with a video series on cinematic storytelling network Great Big Story.

Turner and NBA Announce 2018 NBA Awards presented by Kia on TNT to Air Live June 25 from Los Angeles

Turner and the NBA announced today that the 2018 NBA Awards presented by Kia on TNT will air live from historic Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., on Monday, June 25, at 9 p.m. ET.  The star-studded event taking place at one of the city’s signature venues will honor all of the league’s top performers from the 2017-18 NBA season, including the exclusive unveiling of the Kia NBA MVP, Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year, Kia NBA Rookie of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award, among others.

ELEAGUE | Road to the Boston Major Continues Friday, Feb. 16, at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on TBS

ELEAGUE, the premium esports content and live tournament brand from Turner and IMG, will continue telling the stories of six elite Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams as ELEAGUE | Road to the Boston Major returns with an all-new episode Friday, Feb. 16, at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on TBS.  The five-part documentary series provides in-depth looks at player and team dynamics as it follows each squad throughout their training for and competition at The ELEAGUE Major: Boston.

Notes from Today’s Turner Sports 2018 NBA All-Star Media Conference Call

Editor's note: Audio & time stamps by topic from today's Turner Sports 2018 NBA All-Star media conference call with Chris Webber and Reggie Miller can be found by visiting

NBA on TNT American Express Road Show to Provide Engaging Fan Experiences for NBA All-Star 2018 in L.A., with Live Inside the NBA Telecasts & Performances by Kendrick Lamar on Fri., Feb. 16 & The Killers on Sat., Feb. 17

TNT’s Inside the NBA with Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal & Kenny Smith to be Live On Site; Fan Fest to Tip Off with Lil Uzi Vert on Thurs., Feb. 15