Featured Story

Hangin' With ... NBC Sports Group Digital CTO Eric Black

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 08 / 18 / 17

NBC Sports Group Digital CTO ERIC BLACK oversees the broadcaster's digital division, Playmaker Media, which it created in May '16. A number of U.S. clubs and organizations including USA Swimming use Playmaker Media to stream their events, and the service also provides live streaming video support ...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture

More Stories

02/14/17
Twitter Me This ...

Police say "no further action" will be taken against Granit Xhaka in the alleged racial abuse case. — Mattias Karén (@MattiasKaren) February 13, 2017 Some career news: I start a new job soon pic.twitter.com/gGFXXSOr3G — Phil Murphy (@Phil_Sports) February 13, 2 ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/14/17
The Starting Five

The most-read stories from the Weekend Rap: 1) Sources: Actions By Patriots, Kraft Following Super Bowl Upset Some NFL League Execs 2) Top NBA Sales Exec Emilio Collins Leaving League After 15 Years For Excel Sports 3) Dolan, Knicks Continue PR Front Against Oakley By Entertaining Former P ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/13/17
Executive Transactions

Palm Beach, Florida-based consulting agency JP Sports + Entertainment named PGA National Resort Dir of Sales JAIME LANGAN senior director of business development ( THE DAILY ). ... Alliance MMA named SCOTT VISCOMI director of event sales & marketing ( Alliance MMA ). Do you have an e ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/13/17
Names In The News

Former New Zealand forward SIONE LAUAKI died, aged 35. The Tonga-born player won 17 Test caps for the All Blacks between '05 and '08. In '12, it was reported Lauaki had been suffering from heart and kidney problems ( BBC, 2/12 ). ... London 2012 Gold Medalist MARIYA SAVINOVA has been "stripped ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/13/17
Twitter Me This ...

Introducing bonus points is beginning to be a game changer in this years @SixNationsRugby on that note congrats big @siberghan on yr debut☝🏽 — willhelu (@willhelu) February 12, 2017 Atletico really are in serious danger of missing out on the Champions League next season &mda ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/13/17
The Starting Five

The most-read stories from the Weekend Rap: 1) Sporting KC Unveils New Primary Jerseys Made By Adidas 2) Nike Launches Equality Initiative Behind Robust Ad Campaign 3) Oh No: Fed Cup Plays Pre-WWII German National Anthem By Mistake 4) MLB Giants FanFest Draws 30,000; Barry Bonds Crashe ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/10/17
Hangin' With ... Devon Harris

DEVON HARRIS  was a young lieutenant in the Jamaican Defense Force when he was recruited to be a pusher for the Jamaican Bobsled Team that competed in the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. After leaving the army, Harris went on to compete in the 1992 and 1998 Winter Games as a driver in the two-ma ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/10/17
Executive Transactions

British Cycling Chair  BOB HOWDEN  "has stepped down but will remain president." Howden will be replaced by JONATHAN BROWNING , "who was elected by the British Cycling board. Howden, who was re-elected in December, "denied that the move is related" to the publication of the UK S ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/10/17
Names In The News

Australian Open junior champion OLIVER ANDERSON has been "provisionally suspended over claims of match-fixing in his native Australia." Anderson, 18, has "not been found guilty but will be suspended from professional tennis until the conclusion of the Tennis Integrity Unit's investigation." Victor ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/10/17
Twitter Me This ...

FA debate. Official attendance to be announced later. No half time. pic.twitter.com/KQKCngZrr2 — Richard Conway (@richard_conway) February 9, 2017 New President of @olympiccouncil is Swim Ireland CEO Sarah Keane, congratulations Sarah — Team Ireland (@olympiccouncil) F ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug