Wednesday, May 22, 2019
NASCAR Completes Deal To Acquire ISC In Transaction Valued At $2B
Combining NASCAR, ISC allows for "greater efficiencies including the elimination of redundant positions."
Success Of Raptors Boosts Canada's Appetite For NBA Basketball
Ratings in Canada for NBA games were up 29% during the '18-19 campaign, while merchandise sales are up 26%.
NBA Looking Into Earlier Start Times For West Coast National TV Games
Adam Silver referenced LeBron's move to L.A. by saying, "Not having him in the East has clearly impacted ratings."
Carter Stewart's Decision To Play In Japan Could Have Big MLB Impact
Were Stewart to play in Japan for the next six years, he would be considered an "international free agent eligible for posting."
Cubs Confident New Sinclair RSN Will Be Operational By Next Season
The "core elements" of the net during its first season will include pre- and postgame coverage, game broadcasts and an "occasional clubhouse magazine-style show."
ACC Working To Improve Mental Health Resources For Its Athletes
Commissioner John Swofford hopes Tuesday's event is "only a starting point" for future endeavors.
Browns Approaching Deadlines On Two Major Media Deals
Sources anticipate the Browns will "entertain bids for programming that is highlighted" by their four preseason games.