Month: April 2019

3X3U National Championship Puts a College Spin on Three-on-Three

The Dos Equis 3X3U National Championship takes place on Final Four weekend and joins events like the Olympics and BIG3 in growing three-on-three hoops.

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Mike Trout Will Pay Nearly $57 Million in State Taxes Per His New Contract

Per his new contract, Trout is set to earn $430 million over the next 12 years. The deal also comes with an appropriately monster tax bill.

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Inside the NFL’s Plan to Turn Its 100th Season Into a Yearlong Celebration

The NFL’s 100th season doesn’t kick off for five more months, but that hasn’t stopped the league from rolling out a yearlong marketing campaign.

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Rising 25 Class of 2019

This year’s Rising 25 Class of 2019 comes from a nominee pool of more than 350 young professionals from across the sports industry.

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How The UNC Tar Heels Organized Roy Williams’ Court Dedication

To celebrate the dedication of Roy Williams Court, UNC staff were tasked with putting together a special reunion dubbed Carolina Family Weekend.

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Corona Premier Sets Sights on Golf With U.S. Open Sponsorship

Corona Brands is undertaking a golf-themed promotions strategy to better promote the Corona Premier brand to wider audiences.

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26 x 26 Targets Unprecedented Philanthropy for 2026 World Cup

There has never been a World Cup quite like 2026. The 26 x 26 initiative is aiming for something equally ambitious in low- and moderate-income communities.

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Former NHL Defenseman Tells Canadian Stories Through Whitby Watch Co.

Former NHL defenseman Jay Harrison is sharing Canadian stories and a message to other athletes to follow their passions with Whitby Watch Co.

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Ernie Johnson Talks March Madness, Sports Media and More

Every spring, Ernie Johnson changes from an NBA bow tie into a March Madness one. FOS caught up with him to discuss the transition, sports media and more.

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BallerTV Takes Over Youth Sports Broadcasting One Game at a Time

In just its third year in operation, the livestreaming aims to broadcast 250,000 youth sporting events in 2019, with plenty more to come.

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