Thursday, September 26, 2019
NFL Signs First Official DFS Sponsorship With DraftKings
The league expects to use the DraftKings relationship to help it better understand how the DFS industry increases fan engagement.
Longtime Reds Voice Marty Brennaman Has Last Call Today
Brennaman is one of just eight broadcasters in MLB history who has "spent at least 45 years with only one big league team."
Mark Emmert: Fair Pay To Play An "Existential Threat" To NCAA Model
Emmert indicated that he "would like to see California officials 'tone down some of the rhetoric'" if the bill becomes law.
Altitude Sports Carriage Dispute Not Close To Being Over
Altitude, which carries the Avalanche and Nuggets, has "looked into streaming options while trying to assess its options."
NHL Hopes Opendorse Partnership Grows Social Media Presence
Opendorse currently is being used by 85% of NHL teams, while 110 players have been onboarded to the program.
PLL Happy With First Season, Ready To Continue Building In '20
Paul Rabil wants to work with NBC to "target getting more evening and night network game time slots" in order to increase viewership in '20.
Talladega Unveils Final Piece Of $50M Track Renovation
The track's renovations are "scheduled to be finished in time" for the upcoming NASCAR weekend next month.