Monday, August 3, 2020
Barn legacy: Nassau Coliseum
Nearly 50 years after its unveiling, and as the NHL dropped the puck to resume its current season, those involved in shaping the arena’s history reminisce about its past.
An inside look at the secret NFL meetings with networks
On June 3, executives from CBS, Fox and NBC flew separately to Foxboro for the NFL’s first official meetings to determine how the next round of media rights will shake out.
Rounds played are surging, but the golf industry is still digging out of a hole
With 20 million rounds lost in the spring due to the pandemic shutdown, course operators need all the momentum they can get as they scramble to make up for lost business.
NBA maintains strong grades for hiring practices
The NBA scored an A- grade overall for racial and gender hiring from The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport, despite a significantly higher standard for the test.
Tech firms are on a mission to create a safe, fun environment for fans’ return
Venue operators are enlisting companies that can create that next-generation experience whenever fans are able and willing to return.
Madkour: The ambition of Tim Leiweke
If there is an early favorite for dealmakers during a pandemic, it would be Tim Leiweke. Back-to-back, 20-year naming-rights deals are business as usual for Oak View Group.