Monday, June 24, 2019
Milan-Cortina To Host '26 Games After Defeating Stockholm-Are
Milan-Cortina won with a 47-34 vote; forty-two votes were needed for a majority of the IOC members present.
Coca-Cola, China Mengniu Dairy Combine For $3B IOC Sponsorship
Roughly half of the $3B commitment is in the form of promised support of the IOC’s digital media properties.
UConn's Return To Big East Would Create Uncertainty For Football
The AAC seems unwilling to keep UConn as a football-only member because it has been "historically bad on the field and holds little resonance off of it."
American-Born Players Make Huge Impact In NHL Draft First Round
The increase in top-tier American players is "partly attributable to the expansion of hockey into untraditional, warm-weather markets."
Devils Add To Excitement Of Hughes Pick With P.K. Subban Trade
Devils President Hugh Weber called this a "powerful weekend for the brand" from a business standpoint.
USSF Wanted Mediation Deal Kept Private Until After World Cup
U.S. Soccer and the USWNT agreeing to mediation is a positive sign, but it is "no guarantee a settlement will be reached or a trial will be avoided."
LPGA Not Moving ANA Inspiration In '20 Despite Augusta Conflict
LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan reiterated that moving the event to later in the month "has its problems, even if it might work decently for television."