Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Mets, Cohen Reach Deal; Minority Owners Expected To Be Bought Out
Steve Cohen's deal for the team is expected to be $2.4-2.45B, the "highest price ever paid for a North American sports team."
Fox Sees Viewership Gains For Brady's Bucs Debut; "SNF" Down
Fox led the way with 25.8 million viewers for a national window that featured Tom Brady’s debut with the Buccaneers against the Saints.
Eric Grubman, John Collins Part Of New Sports, Entertainment SPAC
Sports Entertainment Acquisition Co. will seek to raise $350M, and its prospectus says it will target startups in sports with high growth potential.
Eagles, Fox Bet Sign Deal For Branded Studio, Lounge At The Linc
The 4,000-square-foot lounge and production studio will be able to host 380 fans with access to the club space for specified times before and after games.
Source: Cautious Optimism Across MLB For Fans At World Series
One model that could be the most realistic is for 10,000 fans -- roughly 25% capacity in the Rangers' 40,300-seat ballpark -- to be permitted to attend.
NASCAR Truck Series Going Back Under Camping World Name
Camping World's Marcus Lemonis says that the mission of promoting his Gander Outdoors brand has been accomplished.
Source: Pac-12 Eyeing Mid-To-Late November For Fall Sports Return
Schools in the states of California and Oregon "still have not been cleared by public health officials to resume contact practices, let alone games."