Monday, April 15, 2019
Sports betting: One size does not fit all
States take widely varying approach to legalized sports betting as stakeholders exert pressure on legislation.
WWE’s talent factory
Go behind the black curtain to see how the company builds the stars of tomorrow and feeds its appetite for compelling content.
ESPN deal with Big 12 relies on streaming content
The Big 12 wanted around $20 million each for three future championship football games. ESPN wanted to pay much less. It became clear pretty quickly that they couldn’t come to terms on money, so they had to get more creative.
NFL wants its insurers to cover $1 billion in lawsuit
The league is seeking more than $1 billion from its insurers to cover the cost of the class-action concussion settlement, the insurance firms disclosed in recent court documents.
Kids stuff: NHL creates Gen Z board for advice
NHL Power Players, a youth advisory board launched last week, will be filled with Gen Z hockey fans. The league will look to mine that board for advice on hockey-related topics.