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Preview/Introduction Lester Holt (New York) #954837

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Dec 12, 2009
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5:3005Golf / Woods

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Chris Jansing) The response of his corporate sponsors to the announcement from golfer Tiger Woods that he is stepping away from the sport after he admitted to infidelity featured; statements from Gillette, AT&T, Chevron & Accenture quoted. [Golf.com David DUSEK†- says they have to assess the brand.] The financial implications for golf & TV viewership noted.

(Studio: Lester Holt) Live discussion held with CNBC's Darren Rovell† about Woods & golf & sponsorships. [ROVELL - say sponsors will not advertise with Woods if he is not on the golf course & they may decide to sever ties with him.]

Holt, Lester;
Jansing, Chris

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