Marketplace AM for February 11, 2005

Episode Description 

Indian economies make progress

Casinos have provided a major boost to the economies of Indian reservations. But other kinds of development are also helping to turn things around. Daniel Kraker reports.

Will NHL owners and players find common ice?

It's likely we'll learn the fate of the pro hockey season this weekend. Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal talks to Marketplace Business of Sports commentator Diana Nyad about whether NHL players and team owners are any closer to settling their sticky salary cap issue.

Hit comedies elude networks

The need to find new hit comedies is no laughing matter for the TV networks. Many of their popular sitcoms have had their run and as "Variety's" Stu Levine tells host Tess Vigeland, the networks are scrambling to find the next big thing.