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Volume 25 No. 172

Friday, March 15, 2019

Volume 25 No. 127

MLB TV Partners Yet To Approve Shortened Commercial Breaks

One source said that the terms of MLB's existing pact with Fox and ESPN "prohibits the league from making any unilateral changes to the ad loads."

Zion Williamson Returns From Injury In Custom Nike Shoes

There had been speculation before Thursday's game whether Williamson would wear Nike or another brand.

Audience Rises For College Hoops Regular Season, With ESPN Up 15%

Zion Williamson was a major reason for ESPN's season jump, as games featuring Duke were up 30% from last year.

Inter Miami Wants To Play First Two Seasons At Lockhart Stadium

Lockhart hosted MLS' previous team in South Florida, the Miami Fusion, before it folded in '01.

Adnan Virk Joining DAZN As Host Of New Baseball Show "Change Up"

Virk has agreed "not to pursue any legal recourse" against ESPN after being let go from the net last month.

Thunder Deal Means All 30 NBA Teams Have Jersey Sponsors

Love's estimates that it would have to spend "tens of millions of dollars" in TV advertising to gain same national exposure.

MLB Hopes $1M Home Run Derby Prize Brings Out Superstars

The seven-figure bonus is a clear move by MLB to "entice superstar players to enter the event following years of high-profile defections."