Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Russ Brandon Out With Bills, Sabres After Internal Investigation
Brandon is "mostly known for his two decades in the Bills' front office, rising through the organization as Ralph Wilson's trusted steward."
Francesa Offers Little Explanation On Change Of Heart In WFAN Return
He said in his opening monologue, "It’s nice to be back. ... I’m not going to sit here and give you the litany of what happened because some of it is none of your business."
NBA 2K League Gets Solid Early Reviews; On-Air Talent Praised
One writer noted the action on the virtual court was "eerily similar to watching an actual NBA game," and teams even "ran set plays like their NBA counterparts."
Mariners, A's To Open '19 Season With Two-Game Series In Japan
MLB also announced that it will "renew its 'All-Star Tour' with Nippon Professional Baseball" in November of this year.
NewFronts: Oath Touts NFL-Yahoo Deal; ESPN Plans Video Series
Yahoo Sports also unveiled several new mobile-based video series, including a daily show “The Rush” that will be hosted by Jared Quay.
Women's Leagues Support One Another With New "SheIS" Initiative
Each of the eight commissioners "signed a pledge and filmed a public service announcement promoting the effort."
Braves Expecting Increase In Merch Sales For Acuña's Home Debut
Senior VP/Marketing Adam Zimmerman expects a sellout of Acuña merch on Friday at SunTrust Park.