Going Off The Grid: Panelists Discuss U.S. Open Champ, Legal Sports Bets
"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, our panelists discuss sports' relationship with social media and their best summertime memory.
- NASCAR VP & NASCAR Digital Media Chief Revenue Officer Jon Tuck
-- Enjoys Sunday night Showtime and HBO, especially "Billions."
- AHL Milwaukee Admirals President Jon Greenberg
-- Stays hip by listening to "Judah and the Lion."
- BDA Sports Senior VP/Client Relations Shauna Smith
-- Loves watching anything on Bravo.
- Lagardere Sports Exec VP/Commercial Marc Riccio
-- Is a "Fortnite" and "Big Bang Theory" junkie.
|Going Off The Grid|
|Sports' relationship with social media in 3 words||Best summertime memory||More intriguing: XFL or AAF||U.S. Open prediction||First legal sports bet|
|Access, addictive, caution||Long days at Jones Beach||XFL -- I hesitate to bet against Vince McMahon||Jordan Spieth
||Actually two -- NASCAR championship winner, Jets to win Super Bowl LIII|
|Control the message||Full family vacations to northern Wisconsin||XFL to see how they change from last time||Rickie Fowler||Brewers to win the World Series|
|Powerful, direct, permanent||Lake Tahoe with my dad||XFL||Dustin Johnson||Fall horse race at Churchill Downs|
|Dependent, distraction, entertaining||Family and friends on Canandaigua and Keuka Lakes||XFL -- it will make everyone in the sport better||Any of our 10 clients in the field||Jets to win Super Bowl LIII|
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