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Will Traditional Sports Ownership Groups Give Overwatch League Long Enough Leash?

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 10 / 17

When the Overwatch League officially begins preseason play next month, it will mark the first foray for some traditional sports ownership groups into the realm of esports. Longtime stick-and-ball owners like the Krafts, Wilpons and Kroenkes, among others, will field teams, and experts at the inaugur...

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