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New deal for HBO OTT service will mean growth for MLBAM

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 12 / 15 / 14

MLB Advanced Media began 2014 with major video streaming deals with Sony and World Wrestling Entertainment, representing huge boosts to its non-baseball business. Its new pact with HBO to power the cable network’s forthcoming over-the-top streaming service ends the year in much the same fashio...

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Trim football rosters for Title IX

T he National Collegiate Athletic Association oversees college sports in America and the 210,989 men and 150,185 women competing under its auspices. Under NCAA rules, which govern player recruiting and determine team structure, a student athlete cannot receive benefits not ...

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Sponsor banks on youth sports

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Project: Lady Rebels fills seats

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ConAgra sold on the Big East

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Aztec logo to get new design

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MSU tabs hockey coach new AD

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TBS steps onto the gridiron

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