Monday, April 8, 2019
Endeavor agrees to acquire On Location Experiences for more than $650M
Endeavor is close to a deal to buy On Location Experiences, the high-end hospitality firm partly owned by the NFL, according to several sources.
Golf: Season’s new rhythm
The shake-up in golf’s calendar lines up marquee events over six consecutive months ending in August. These changes are being felt by players, TV partners and tournaments.
XFL rejected merger with AAF, takes lessons from failed league
Charlie Ebersol and his Alliance of American Football reportedly approached WWE chairman and XFL kingpin Vince McMahon about a merger late last year.
NHL playoff push is on personalities
Personalities are a core theme in the league’s content plans for the Stanley Cup Playoffs this year, with the league lining up programming to showcase its players.
Esports power players testing waters with AMA viewer data
The three largest tournament operators in esports have all published average-minute audience stats for certain events in the past year, a sign of progress for the industry.
New York Jets conclude five years of crafting a rebrand
Long before this year’s moves in player signings, team ownership initiated another move toward a new identity — a rebrand that is the team’s first in more than two decades.