Going Off The Grid: Execs Talk Ezekiel Elliott, NBA's Draft Lottery Reform Proposal
"Going Off The Grid" is a weekly survey of sports execs and personalities offering their thoughts on a handful of pressing (and trivial) issues in sports and pop culture. This week, panelists opine on the CFL's decision on non-contact practices and whether Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott will play the full season.
- NHL Kings Dir of Business Operations Pete Lisowski
– Just trying to keep up with pop culture.
- Hawks Senior VP, Community & Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer Nzinga Shaw
– Speechless when it comes to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West.
- OVG Global Partnerships President Dan Griffis
– Believes if it is not remarkable, it is invisible.
- NFL Panthers Exec Dir of Stadium Operations Scott Paul
– Has never been tuned in to pop culture.
|Going Off The Grid|
|Fantasy football team name||How many people do you follow on Twitter?||The CFL's decision on non-contact practices is...||Will Ezekiel Elliott play the full season?||The NBA's Draft Lottery reform proposal is...|
|"Vote for Pedro"||357||Something I hope the NFL and NCAA avoid||I don't think it's likely||Interesting. Can't have teams tanking|
|"The Kaepernick Come Backs"||604||Fake news||Yes -- unless somebody finds a tape||More fake news|
|"Stu Nahan's Jacket" ("Fast Times at Ridgemont High" reference)||763||One step closer to just watching other people play "Madden"||Barring a groin injury ... yes||Not bold enough|
|"The Big Uglies"||25||A head scratcher if you want a great product||No||About the integrity of the game|