Friday, May 4, 2018
Pac-12 Revenues Surpass $500M; Still Lag Behind Other Conferences
The conference distributed $371M to its 12 schools for the '16-17 academic year, an increase of 8% "from the previous year."
Peter King Departs SI For Exclusive Deal With NBC Sports Group
The MMQB vertical will continue to exist at SI.com, but King's Monday Morning QB column is moving.
Amazon's Audible Sponsoring Horse At Kentucky Derby With Same Name
Audible has "created social media and marketing campaigns" around the horse, which is listed at 8-1 odds.
Browns Begin Exploring Long-Term Stadium Options In Cleveland
The Browns completed a two-year, $125M renovation -- $95M of which "was financed by the team" -- of FirstEnergy Stadium in '15.
Sources: Knicks Hire David Fizdale As Head Coach
Fizdale called the "right fit" for Knicks and seen as a good first move by the Mills-Penny team at MSG.
Boxing Still In Danger Of Being Removed From Olympic Program
The AIBA has faced claims of fixed bouts at the '16 Games and interim president Gafur Rakhimov is now "linked to organized crime."
Trump Appointing Belichick, Gulbis To Sports Council
The potential council members "have longstanding connections to Trump," including appearing on "Celebrity Apprentice."