Wednesday, September 19, 2018
A-B InBev Signs Deals To Use MLB, NBA Players In Beer Ads
While uniformed players and game footage are allowed in ads, athletes will not be holding or drinking beer.
Warner, Rice Distance Themselves From Potential HOF Boycott
Dickerson believes all HOFers should get $300,000 annually, with all players eventually getting more benefits.
NHL Using Preseason Games, Gretzky Visit To Deepen China Roots
The league’s China strategy is "loaded with opportunities to attract new fans," but also "uncertainties about what sort of growth is possible."
76ers Stay In-House With Promotion Of Elton Brand To GM Role
Brand was in charge of the G League Blue Coats for just one year, but the 76ers "always said experience wasn't a prerequisite."
Bucs Launch Social Justice Initiative In Hopes Of Promoting Change
Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn hopes the Bucs' plan can be a model for other teams, cities.
Reactions Vary Over Revamped Format For PGA Tour's Season Finale
Tour first approached Player Advisory Council in May with presentation highlighting the eventual changes.
Esports Competitor Tyler "Ninja" Blevins Launches Own Merch Store
An ESPN the Magazine profile notes Blevins earns $500,000 a month, though he claims it is "closer to seven figures."