Thursday, March 26, 2020
Manfred Hopes MLB Can Return In Mid-May, But No Guarantees
The commissioner said MLB's goal is to play as many games as possible "given the limitations associated with the public concerns."
USOPC Unsuccessful In Lobbying Congress For NGBs Bailout Funding
The national governing bodies have collectively estimated they will cancel at least 8,029 sporting events by June.
Wanda Sports Sells Ironman To Advance Publications
Advance, the parent company of SBD/SBJ, has been "looking to diversify its holdings away from advertising."
Delaware North Places Most Full-Timers On Leave Amid Shutdown
Company Chair Jeremy Jacobs is taking a lot of heat in Boston, with one columnist writing Jacobs has "resorted to his miserly ways this week."
NHLPA's Fehr: Having Full '20-21 Schedule In Place "Critical"
Don Fehr said all parties need to determine if playing in the Beijing Games "makes sense ... for health and safety reasons."
McMahon Aims To Keep Control Of WWE In Unsettling Financial Times
Vince McMahon has "long been opposed to selling the company, wanting it to stay in the family," and recent financial moves help "protect that ownership."
Endeavor CEO Refuses Pay, Restructures Business Amid Virus
A source said that 250 people are "being laid off out of Endeavor's 7,500-person workforce" due to the impact of coronavirus.