Monday, February 5, 2018
Madison Square Garden at 50
The people and moments that define the World's Most Famous Arena.
NBA extends Ticketmaster deal 2 years
The extension of its ticketing partnership is a shorter-term deal that provides the league more time to assess the fast-changing industry.
Olympics to offer NBC ‘laboratory’ for future
Network executives, ad buyers and marketers are all trying to figure out how an event that dominates prime time for 17 days every two years will move forward in an era of cord cutting, dropping ratings and increased audience fragmentation.
Derek Jeter sticking to plan for Marlins
“I understand the frustrations. The fans have been through quite a lot,” Jeter said. “But the ultimate goal is for us to be sustainable over time.”
Teams line up players for inaugural eMLS Cup
With only a few months to go until kickoff, MLS clubs are figuring out how to approach their newest signings: their esports players.
NHL showcases women players
While the official results for the shooting accuracy event during the NHL Skills Competition show that only two of the eight participants finished in under 12 seconds, those who watched in Tampa or on NBCSN saw a third: U.S. women’s national team player Hilary Knight.
Agent Bob LaMonte: ‘The Godfather’
When Bob LaMonte was trying to get his client, Sean McVay, a job as a head coach in the NFL, a lot of people told him he was crazy. “Everyone tells me last year — at this time or earlier — that McVay is too young,” said LaMonte. “That no one will hire a 30-year-old coach.”