Month: June 2020

Another Offer

MLB owners provided players with a new proposal Monday after a weekend that left fans wondering if there would be baseball in 2020. The new plan includes a 76-game regular […]

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Cord Cuts Continue

While 2020 has not brought much in terms of live sports thus far, the amount of people who plan to watch them online is still projected to grow. Digital live […]

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Cultural Change

Just days after the NHL announced the creation of four commissions on diversity, several minority hockey players have launched the independent Hockey Diversity Alliance. The alliance, made up of seven […]

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NFL Will Likely Allow Players To Protest During National Anthem

On Twitter, U.S. President Donald Trump asked if NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is OK with players kneeling during the national anthem this season.  It appears that NFL players will most […]

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Overwatch Bets on New Format to Navigate Challenging 2020 Season

The Overwatch League has revealed schedule plans for the remainder of 2020, offering some clarity to fans and its 20 franchises worldwide about how it will navigate the final months […]

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Apologies Following Players Speaking Out

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said the league was “wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier” who were protesting police brutality, a visible shift in the league’s previous stance on […]

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NHL Launches Four Committees To Work on Hockey’s Diversity Issues

The NHL launched four committees to “examine and take action on diversity issues facing the league and sport,” becoming one of the first major professional leagues to take action on […]

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The Athletic Trims Staff Thinned By Lack of Sports

Less than six months after raising an additional $50 million, The Athletic laid off about 8% of its staff. While The Athletic said its subscriber base is still growing, new […]

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Roundtable: Sports Executives On The Future Of Remote Work

The coronavirus pandemic has made its mark throughout the world. No one has been immune to its damage, and the sports industry is a prime example.  If there were one […]

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Webinar: How Does TikTok Fit Into Your Social Measurement Strategy?

(Conviva is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) TikTok is quickly becoming a must-have social network for brands. More than 75% of the sports teams in the NFL, NBA, […]

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