Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Raiders' Gruden, Rookie Safety Highlight "Hard Knocks" Debut
It is clear that coach Jon Gruden "makes for great TV." Meanwhile, there was "nary a mention of the team’s impending move to Las Vegas."
Disney's Iger Positive About Future Despite Quarterly Earnings
Bob Iger said that it will be a "couple of years before Disney turns around the fortunes of Fox live-action content."
Disney Taking Aim At Netflix With Streaming Services Bundle Plan
Disney is "betting online services will counter the loss of conventional TV viewers for flagship channels such as ESPN."
Source: MLB OK With Stroman's Use Of Brand For Players' Weekend
Mets P Marcus Stroman is again using his brand HDMH (Height Doesn't Measure Heart) as his back-of-jersey nickname this weekend.
USA Hoops Coaches Popovich, Kerr At Center Of Political Discussion
It "remains to be seen" if USA Basketball will "opt for a nonconfrontational approach under its new coaching regime."
NBC Sports' NHL Schedule Features Usual Suspects, Plus Avalanche
The '19-20 NHL season opens Oct. 2 with a "Wednesday Night Hockey" doubleheader featuring Capitals-Blues and Sharks-Golden Knights.
American Airlines Will Sponsor Inglewood Stadium's Main Entrance
Meanwhile, the Rams' and Chargers' new Inglewood stadium is 75% "complete and slated to open next July."