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Volume 25 No. 24

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Volume 24 No. 204

Disney-Fox Deal Wins Approval After Agreeing To Sell 22 RSNs

Selling the RSNs could "create a new market" as other companies attempt to "scoop up the channels."

NBA Extends Adam Silver's Contract Through '23-24 Season

Silver has "guided the NBA to unprecedented financial success and global reach, through turbulent times and extended labor peace."

Federer To Wear Nike At Wimbledon Despite Sponsor-Change Rumors

Published reports had the future HOFer signing a 10-year deal with Japanese apparel company Uniqlo.

Lewis Hopes KPMG's "Maternity Leave" Becomes Norm For Sponsors

Some of Lewis' other sponsors "have followed KPMG's lead" and will pay her through her leave from LPGA.

Wayne Rooney Agrees To DC United Deal, Gives Club Marquee Name

Rooney's contract runs through '20 MLS season and is for a club-record $13M.

Tigers Act Swiftly In Firing Pitching Coach For Insensitive Comments

Tigers GM Al Avila "would not elaborate on the nature of Bosio's comments or to whom they were directed."

MLS Stadiums Drawing Crowds For World Cup Viewing Parties

The Avaya Stadium bar, which opened at 6:00am for Sweden-Mexico, has been a big draw for fans.