The financial fallout from the sports shutdown is hitting media companies. ESPN is poised to potentially lay off hundreds of employees in coming weeks, said sources.
In 2018, Orlando City Soccer CEO Alex Leitao was the league’s only person of color in this position. Since then, he has been joined by Peter Tomozawa of Seattle Sounders FC; Nelson Rodriguez of the Chicago Fire; and Jorge Mas of Inter Miami CF.
The official Tokyo budget is $12.6 billion, so the cost-saving measures will shave off about 2% from that figure. A national audit conducted last year, however, shows that the actual cost could be twice as high as what’s been officially reported.
A key element of the agreement is an original, live 20-minute studio program every morning from Tokyo that will air exclusively on Twitter.
FBS independent programs, who faced their own unique challenges, reached diverging decisions regarding whether to hold fall football seasons.
August was the fourth straight month of the U.S. gaming industry’s recovery — which includes casino, sports betting and online gaming revenue. Nationwide revenue from the segments were up 5.6% […]