Thursday, January 23, 2020
Amazon Is Leading Contender To Land Naming Rights To Seattle Arena
Three companies, none of which are believed to have previously done a naming-rights deal in sports, are still in the mix.
Boise State Sues MWC For Signing TV Deal Without Its Approval
The school is focused on MWC Commissioner Craig Thompson's comments that Boise State's home football games would not be sold separately anymore.
Mets Going With Familiar, Steadying Luis Rojas As Next Manager
Rojas "seems like the best option for the Mets" with the start of Spring Training just a couple weeks away.
SoFi Stadium 85% Complete Ahead Of Scheduled Late July Opening
The Rams and Chargers plan to use several scheduled concerts "to work out any quirks or adjustments before the regular season begins."
How Sweet It Is: Hershey Bar Launches At Barclays Center
The company likes the fact that the concept will not be available at any other venue in the market.
Breakout NFC Championship Star Getting Endorsement Pitches
The agent for 49ers RB Raheem Mostert said companies inquiring are "very big and the offers are very strong."
Making A Splash: Warriors' Curry, Thompson Star As Sideline Reporters
NBC Sports Bay Area's Kerith Burke, who typically handles sideline duties, notes the "enthusiasm is real" from the injured All-Stars.