Monday, September 7, 2020
50 years ago, nine daring tennis players changed women's sports forever
Today's top-paid female athletes can thank the Original 9, a pioneering group that helped secure the future of women's sports when they risked it all to go pro.
Minor League Baseball braces for fundamental change to its structure
After 119 years of independence, MiLB will be brought under MLB’s umbrella to reimagine the minor league business-side model and align with the “One Baseball” vision.
Jason Wright tackles staffing in early days with Washington
SBJ catches up with the Washington Football Team's new president, who is the first Black person to hold that position at any NFL club, about his first days on the job.
Sports commissions implementing changes to business model
The devastating effects of the pandemic on live sporting events and tourism are forcing sports commissions to go about their business in new ways.
College basketball puts pieces together for season
The sport's leaders are unpacking ideas as they determine what a season will look like and whether nonconference games, including some played in bubbles, are conceivable.