Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Jay-Z The Face Of NFL's Social Justice Program With New Deal
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell "championed Jay-Z’s ability to connect with younger fans" that the league needs to secure.
Viacom, CBS Hope Merger Allows Joint Group To Compete With Rivals
ViacomCBS "might have to consider other acquisitions to keep up," but the "number of possible targets is dwindling."
BMW Reverses Course, Will Renew Title Deal For FedExCup Event
BMW in June said it would leave the playoff event in order to "sink its U.S. golf sponsorship money into the 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits."
Sources: Joe Tsai Close To Final Purchase Of Remaining 51% Of Nets
Tsai with the purchase will be "exercising his right to buy" Mikhail Prokhorov's 51% share two seasons early.
"Hard Knocks" Jumps Right Into Antonio Brown's Foot Situation
A week after "not addressing the reason for Brown's injured feet, Hard Knocks was more forthcoming in the second episode."
ESPN2 Will Be New Home For Daily Sports Betting Show
The net also will revamp the standing on-screen graphics on ESPNews to present betting-related information.
Louisville Seen As Leading Candidate For NWSL Expansion Club
Sources said that "at least two other USL teams are having conversations with the NWSL about expansion."