Month: July 2020

Ad Flood

Turner Sports has sold out of its regular-season NBA ad inventory. The 22 teams in the bubble resume play tonight, playing eight games each before playoffs start next month. Fox […]

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Sharing is Caring

Despite NCAA President Mark Emmert remaining “very concerned” about a fall sports season, the ACC unveiled its plans for an 11-game football schedule starting Sept. 12 that includes Notre Dame. […]

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Notre Dame Football to Join ACC for 2020 Season, Share NBC Revenue

The ACC announced Wednesday it will have an 11 game football season this fall, public health guidelines permitting, with Notre Dame playing a full league schedule.  As part of the […]

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NBA to Provide Free COVID-19 Testing in Orlando Through August

As professional sports return to action with strict testing protocols made possible by abundant supplies and quick turnaround times, many have questioned whether it’s ethical for leagues to be afforded […]

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Grant Wahl Readies Freddy Adu Narrative Podcast With Blue Wire

In 2003, a Sports Illustrated story by Grant Wahl announced the arrival of the then-13-year-old Freddy Adu. Prodigies were a rage at the time, and the story about the young […]

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Sports Betting Promos Ready To Roll Out As Games Heat Up

Sports betting operators are looking to bring back users in droves with expansive promo packages as MLB, the NBA, and NHL all start playing live games. Since the coronavirus pandemic […]

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Phoenix Suns’ ‘Don’t Sleep On Basketball’ Shines Light On New Normal

The Phoenix Suns should be at training camp in Las Vegas getting ready for the 2020-2021 season. That normally is the case – if they weren’t still finishing last season.  […]

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CBS Adding Drones and Fly Cams to PGA Championship Broadcast

While fans won’t be able to attend the 102nd PGA Championship in San Francisco the first weekend of August, broadcaster CBS will use technology to give those watching from home […]

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New Hiatus

The Miami Marlins’ season is postponed through the weekend as the team’s coronavirus outbreak continues. At least four more Marlins tested positive for COVID-19, joining at least a dozen others […]

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Verizon Gaming

Verizon is taking another step into esports as it is becoming a lead sponsor of esports organization FaZe Clan. FaZe Clan, which includes competitive players, more than 80 influencers and […]

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