Featured Story

Channel Surf....

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 20 / 17

Saturday Hawks C Dwight Howard will be the guest co-host of NBA TV's "NBA Inside Stuff" at 6:30pm ET alongside Kristen Ledlow .

Read More

More Stories

01/20/17
ABC's "NBA Saturday Primetime" Returns

ABC brings back the "NBA Saturday Primetime" package for its second season starting with Spurs-Cavaliers at 8:30pm ET. Among the changes this season, ESPN Segment Producer Alvin Anol will produce the ABC versions of the "NBA Countdown" shows under Coordinating Producer Amina Hussein . Also during ...

01/20/17
Tweet Pic Of The Day....

Team @nflnetwork on the beach in florida! #eastwestshrine @AndrewSiciliano @MikeMayock @MoveTheSticks pic.twitter.com/mBpxX07Tqq — Alex Flanagan (@Alex_Flanagan) January 20, 2017

01/20/17
Speed Reads....

The St. Petersburg City Council on Friday gave "final approval to an ordinance banning use of smokeless tobacco products at organized sporting events." This includes Rays games at Tropicana Field, which will be among 13 MLB stadiums that will be "tobacco free for the 2017 season" ( AP, 1/20 ). ...

01/20/17
Twins Nix Midwest Music Showcase

The Twins have "pulled the plug on their Midwest Music Showcase that had local bands playing in between innings at Target Field." The team launched the music series in '13 and last season had a "lineup of 10 bands playing during Wednesday home games." The setup at times "could be a bit awkward ...

01/20/17
Twitter Me This....

Brands that got mentions or logo exposure on TV during the Inauguration: Cadillac, Chevrolet, Tiffany, Ralph Lauren and Amtrak. — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) January 20, 2017 Snippets of news from D-League Showcase: Raptors have deal to retain highly-respected director of sports sc ...

01/20/17
Cowboys Consider Buying E-Sports Team

The Cowboys have tapped marketing service shop Epsilon, Dallas, to "help the team determine whether entering the competitive gaming space makes sense." The franchise has "quietly spent more than a year mulling over whether it should buy" an e-sports team. Cowboys Senior VP/Brand Marketing Matt ...

01/20/17
Daily Digit....

103 – Number of college football underclassmen forgoing their final year of eligibility to enter the ’17 NFL Draft ( AP, 1/20 ).

01/20/17
NASCAR HOF To Induct Three Team Owners

The NASCAR HOF on Friday night will induct its '17 class in Charlotte, where inductees will include longtime team owners Rick Hendrick , Richard Childress and the late Raymond Parks . The ceremony, which will air on NBCSN at 8:00pm ET, also will fete late racer and broadcaster Benny Parsons an ...

01/20/17
Weekend Events....

Saturday Indie-pop band  Fitz and the Tantrums will headline the PGA Tour CareerBuilder Challenge's first-ever concert. The event will be open to all spectators with a Saturday ticket and will take place shortly following the conclusion of third-round play.

01/20/17
Quick Hits....

"It's been a very strange experience working with the company. They don't have a lot of people that work at Monster, they are just very efficient. Their DNA started with athletes and the action sports world" – NASCAR driver Kurt Busch , who was sponsored by Monster Energy years before the br ...

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug