Wednesday, April 17, 2019
NBCUniversal Partnering With LA 2028 On Media, Sponsorship Sales
The exact size of NBC’s commitment is unknown, though the company is expected to cover a large portion of LA 2028’s $2.5B domestic sponsorship sales goal.
MLB Giants Get Creative In Trying To Counter Declining Attendance
The Giants "launched an unprecedented effort" to listen to season-ticket holders this offseason after two straight subpar years.
Port Of Oakland Says A's Waterfront Ballpark Would Pose Safety Risks
Ship pilots are concerned with how the ballpark’s lights, which could seem like "high beams from oncoming traffic, might interfere with their vision."
Wild Sign 10-Year Lease Extension To Stay At Xcel Energy Center
Wild Owner Craig Leipold said that at no time during the lease negotiations did the team "suggest relocating to another city."
Global Sports Outlets Will Invest More Than $6.8B In OTT Tech By '21
There was a 53% boost in total minutes streamed and a 24% increase in the number of paying subscribers for OTT services over the past year.
London Likely Losing Nitto ATP Finals; Event Could Land In Italy
The event has been a "resounding success" since moving to the O2, but officials believe a change of venue can "breathe new life into their showpiece."
U.S. Sprinter Noah Lyles Primed To Be Breakout Star Of Tokyo Games
One of Lyles' ultimate goals is to make track and field bigger in the U.S. outside of the Olympics cycles.