Month: August 2020

American Sportsbooks See 46.3% Revenue Decrease in Second Quarter

This was the first quarter with negative year-over-year growth since the Supreme Court overturned the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 in 2018.

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More Sports TV Talents Make Shift To Digital Challengers

Deion Sanders, Barstool’s highest-profile hire ever, is the latest television star to make the shift to a digital-first media company.

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Office Hours: Bart Conner, Owner of Bart Conner Gymnastics Academy and Former US Olympian

Bart Conner is the only American male gymnast to win a gold medal at every level of national and international competition.

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NFL Teams Take Digital Approach To Fanless Training Camps

With at-home fans not allowed at any NFL training camps this summer, teams are using social media to bring the experience to them.

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Companies Aim To Become The Peloton of Weightlifting

As the more than $30 billion U.S. fitness industry continues to shift to home workouts, there’s a new race to see which smart weight machines can become the next Peloton-type […]

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College Football Economic Impacts Vary, True Figures Hard to Determine

College football can be an economic driver for the communities that surround Power 5 universities, so towns across the Big Ten and Pac-12 could face dire outlooks this fall. The […]

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Bubba Wallace Attracting Sponsors Following Rise in Visibility

Bubba Wallace has emerged as one of NASCAR’s most marketable drivers as he has gained national attention for his activism and advocacy efforts around racial equality and inclusivity in racing. […]

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Tencent Reports 29% Revenue Increase As US-China Tensions Rise

As Tencent waits to see the full effects of President Donald Trump’s executive order targeting business dealings related to its app WeChat, it posted its best quarter since 2018. The […]

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Fan Updates: MLS Plays In Front of Crowd, No Fans At The Masters

FC Dallas hosted Nashville SC in the first out-of-bubble matchup for MLS as the league resumed its regular season last night and became one of the first U.S. major professional […]

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Sky Becomes First International Network to Add Dedicated NFL Channel

The NFL and Sky have agreed to a five-year partnership that will make the network the first international broadcaster to launch a dedicated NFL channel. Sky Sports NFL will launch […]

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