Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Tepper Expected To Sign Deal To Buy NFL Panthers For $2.2B
Tepper has "already passed the league's vetting process" due to his status as an investor in the Steelers.
Sports Betting Fallout: Orrin Hatch To Introduce Federal Legislation
Hatch is "one of several original" co-sponors of the Professional & Amateur Sports Protection Act of '92 (PASPA) that would be struck down.
Sports Betting Fallout: N.J., Other States Anxious To Pass Legislation
Mississippi officials believe casinos "could be up and running with betting on professional and college sports within 45 days."
Sports Betting Fallout: Ruling To Have Implications For All Leagues
A person with money "riding on an outcome ... will watch an otherwise meaningless game that offers no emotional attachment."
ESPN Bullish On NFL At Upfront, Which Includes Jerry Jones Cameo
Pitaro said he was “very happy” with initial subscription conversions for the new ESPN+ OTT platform, but declined to specify any purchase numbers.
Syracuse Planning $118M In Renovations For Carrier Dome
The project "won't affect a football, basketball or lacrosse season, and some of the work will begin as early as this summer."
New PGA Tour Schedule For '18-19 Beginning To Take Shape
If Houston finds a sponsor, it could get pre-British Open slot, but Minneapolis and 3M are "chomping at the bit to take it."