Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Proposed Legislation Would Increase Congressional Oversight Of USOPC
The Senate bill comes after two House members proposed legislation that would form a commission to "look at an entire restructuring of the USOPC."
Calgary City Council Votes To Approve Deal For New Flames Arena
The Flames will "not pay property tax" on the arena, a major difference from the deal proposed two years ago.
Gap Brand Athleta Signs Allyson Felix To Multiyear Sponsorship Deal
Felix left long-time sponsor Nike after they offered a reduced contract following the Gold Medalist becoming pregnant.
Dish Chair Says Deal With Fox RSNs May Never Be Reached
Dish's Charlie Ergen has "made similar provocative statements in other carriage disputes, only to eventually strike a deal."
USWNT Coach Jill Ellis Stepping Down After Victory Tour This Fall
Ellis' five-year tenure "coincided with a tumultuous time for the women's program," including the ongoing battle over pay equity.
NASCAR Not Planning To Alter '21 Schedule To Avoid NFL Season
Steve Phelps said NASCAR will make changes to the '21 schedule "that we believe are going to create the best racing out there."
New Balance Severs Ties With Paul Rabil For Wearing Adidas In PLL
New Balance Founder & Chair Jim Davis was an early investor in the rival MLL and owns a franchise in the league.