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Volume 27 No. 7

Friday, August 14, 2020

Volume 26 No. 232

Sports Seeing Strong Viewership Increases Since Shutdown Return

There have been days when sports viewing "has been up" 100-150% over comparable dates last year since leagues returned at the end of July.

Emmert: NCAA Looking Into College Basketball Bubble

Emmert said top officials have been "working with committees and conferences to figure out the logistics and economics of how it would work."

NCAA's Dan Gavitt Talks Issues Facing College Basketball Season

Gavitt said the middle of September likely would be the deadline to "make any alterations" to the start of the season.

Cowboys Announce "Safe Stadium Policy" For Fans Attending Games

Cash "will not be accepted at AT&T Stadium," and fans "will utilize mobile-only ticketing methods and be seated in 'pods.'"

Fanatics' Michael Rubin: E-Commerce Business Up 30% In '20

Michael Rubin said business "has been spectacular" since live sports started returning in the last month.

St. Louis City SC Name A Nod To Fans, Local Community

Team CEO Carolyn Kindle Betz said, "There were four words that seemed to kind of float to the top as the most popular and 'city' was by far the most popular."

Aaron Judge Hopes Pepsi Deal Draws Young People To MLB

Judge as part of the campaign will take part in "national promos centered around the two-time All-Star reaching out directly to fans."