Monday, April 8, 2019
Sources: NASCAR Rejects Monster Extension For New Sponsor Model
Sources said that Monster "offered to stay one additional year to give NASCAR more time to get the model ready."
WNBA Will Use New Brand Identity To Attract Diverse Audience
The new WNBA logo "will not appear on player jerseys, basketballs and courts until next season."
Nike Will Allow Naomi Osaka To Keep Wearing Sponsor Patches
Osaka will "continue to wear her sponsor patches" from Nissin and All Nippon Airways on the court under her new deal with Nike.
Final Four Overnights A Mixed Bag Compared To Last Two Years
Texas Tech-Michigan State in the late window Saturday drew a 9.4 overnight, up from an 8.1 across TNT, TBS and truTV for Villanova-Kansas last year.
Women's NCAA Tournament Sees Highest Attendance In Over 15 Years
The regionals "provided a strong boost," as first-time site Portland "averaged more than 11,400 fans and will host again next year."
Low Attendance At Bristol Could Reflect Larger Issue Facing NASCAR
Last week’s Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway "featured a crowd in the 40,000 range," and an estimated 38,000 were at Bristol.
USTA's Billie Jean King Tennis Center Hosting Fortnite Finals
Actual competition will take place in Arthur Ashe Stadium, but the surrounding grounds of the tennis center will be “transformed into a Fortnite environment."