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Volume 27 No. 57

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Volume 27 No. 29

Ball Corp. Signs Massive Deal Across Kroenke Sports' Global Portfolio

While Ball does not come from a traditional sponsorship category, especially for naming rights, these are not short-term commitments.

Source: Adidas Considers Sale Of Reebok Brand Due To Pandemic

Adidas CEO Kasper Rorsted since '16 has "repeatedly parried rumors that he was looking to sell the brand."

Louisville Group Denies Report Of Possible Raptors Stay

Sources had said that with the Canadian border restrictions, one "alternate location" for the Raptors was Louisville.

Salt Lake City Would Consider Cutbacks For Future Olympics

The SLCUC "expects to be able to host the Games" for $1.35B, "much of which is anticipated to be privately funded."

Some Santa Clara Pols Criticize Decision On No 49ers Fans At Games

Santa Clara Supervisor Mike Wasserman "questioned whether that is any more dangerous than allowed activities like outdoor dining."

Many Of Cubs' Longtime Employees Affected By Team's Layoffs

The Cubs are "planning to phase out the company-wide cuts" implemented during MLB's shutdown and "restore full salaries in January."

LeBron's Hummer EV Deal Seen As Dig Against Critics From High School

By endorsing the Hummer EV, James is "quietly getting the final word in what was the first major controversy of his career."