Tuesday, March 5, 2019
New WarnerMedia Chair Zucker Teases Bidding For Sports Rights
Jeff Zucker said that he "expects to put more emphasis on Bleacher Report and CNN's digital properties" going forward.
Jim Delany Leaves Positive But Complicated Big Ten Legacy
Delany's role in creating BTN helped set up a conference windfall, but bringing in Rutgers and Maryland has yet to pay off.
Giants BOD Gives Control To Exec Team During Baer's Absence
It's unclear whom the Giants "will appoint as the 'control person' who has voting authority at league meetings" during Larry Baer's leave.
Mets Hire ESPN's Jessica Mendoza For Baseball Operations Role
Mendoza will focus on "player evaluation, roster construction, technological advancement and health and performance."
Football Coach Buyouts Lead To Sizable Deficits For Arizona, ASU
The entire $12.8M buyout due to former ASU coach Todd Graham is reflected in the FY '17-18 report, even though payments extend to June '21.
Arnold Palmer Experience Gives Fans Extensive Look At The King
Fans can utilize swing simulators that allow them to try to replicate some of Arnold Palmer's most famous shots.
Social Studies: PLL's Paul Rabil On Gameday Presentations, Bitmojis
Rabil believes sports outside of the "big four" are as well positioned to succeed as they ever have been, thanks to new media.