Going Off The Grid: Execs Talk World Cup, Summer Soundtrack
"Going Off The Grid" is a weekly survey of sports execs and personalities offering their thoughts on a handful of pressing (and trivial) issues in sports and pop culture. This week, our panelists discuss the Women's World Cup and what their summer soundtrack sounds like.
- Bank of America Chicago Marathon Exec Race Dir Carey Pinkowski
-- Is counting the days until the final season of "Schitt's Creek."
- Big Ten Network's Deon Thomas
-- He played baseball before starting basketball his freshman year at Simeon High School.
- Dynamo and NWSL Houston Dash Strategic Marketing Dir Lexie Sidney
-- Likes trying out new restaurants and online shopping.
- HBO "Real Sports" producer Chapman Downes
-- Loves to travel, which is a good thing considering his job.
- National Arena League New York Streets Owner Corey Galloway
-- Is a Marvel super geek and goes to the first screenings of all the movies.
|Going Off The Grid|
|How much of the WWC will you watch?||What is your summer soundtrack?||NBA Finals pick||Preferred streaming platform||Sports story to watch|
||I hope to watch as much as I can||I just started listening to Kacey Musgraves. She's awesome!||Warriors in 7||HBO -- They've got lots of great programs!||Zion Williamson. We'll see where he ends up|
|I'll watch almost every USWNT game||My Spotify House playlist or some old school hip-hop||Warriors in 6||Netflix or Amazon||Cubs getting ready to win another NL Central title|
||A lot||Anything that lends itself to windows down and radio up||Raptors in 6||Netflix||Sports betting legislature|
|Downes||As much as my two young daughters want to watch||Beastie Boys||Warriors in 6||HBO (of course)||How non-traditional platforms might bid on rights fees|
|Galloway||The finals and quarter finals||Father of Asahd -- DJ Khaled||Warriors||HBO -- Game of Thrones||NFL lockout|
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