Wednesday, January 9, 2019
A-B InBev Making Its Largest Super Bowl Ad Buy Ever This Year
The ad for the brewer's Bon & Viv Spiked Seltzer marks the "first time a flavored malt beverage has been advertised during the Super Bowl."
Cardinals Brass, Kingsbury Likely Will Face Pressure To Succeed Early
Kliff Kingsbury is "hardly a slam-dunk" hire, but he will "spur season-ticket renewals and kill the apathy" around the franchise.
PGA Tour Postponing Curry-Hosted Tourney Planned For S.F.
Tour officials "didn't have time to find another title sponsor" after Workday broke off negotiations.
NBC Sports Washington To Test Betting-Oriented Alternate Feed
The Wizards and the RSN "developed the alternate feed to attract casual bettors, making the game more akin to fantasy football than hard-core sports betting."
UNC Not Likely To Renovate Or Replace Dean Dome Any Time Soon
UNC worked with a firm several years ago to "get an idea of what an updated version of the Smith Center or a new arena might look like."
Bill Would Allow College Athletes In Washington To Sign Endorsements
The proposal doesn’t address whether schools "could have rules against their athletes receiving payments for endorsements or appearances."
Tennis Australia Defends Dunlop Balls Amidst Player Criticism
Bernard Tomic called the balls "terrible," though Ashleigh Barty said they were "very fair."