Month: January 2021

FanDuel Becomes First Sportsbook Approved to Launch in Virginia

Confusion in the air caused premature excitement for Virginia bettors and sportsbooks awaiting the launch of legal sports betting in the state. FanDuel Sportsbook tweeted Wednesday that it would go […]

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Former WWE Co-Presidents Launch New SPAC With Sports In Mind

Last year, there were more than 250 SPAC shell companies listed in the U.S., raising nearly $79 billion for acquisitions.

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Driving Value As A Digital Business Requires A Reliable Video Partner

(Brightcove is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) In 2021, facing the challenges involved in running an effective digital business requires a proper understanding of video’s potential. This has […]

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After Retiring, Is Broadcasting Next for Philip Rivers?

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Philip Rivers announced his retirement yesterday after 17 years in the NFL and more than $240 million in earnings. Rivers, who ranks fifth in league history in […]

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Despite Security Questions, Biden's Peloton Likely OK in White House

With the bike’s built-in camera and microphone, concerns about foreign powers listening in to top-secret presidential matters arose.

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Appearance Fees Lure Pro Golfers to Tournaments

Fees can help players cover travel and accommodation, pay caddies’ base rates and even add up to $100,000 to a mid-level professional golfer’s bank account.

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Nike and Converse Hit Websites, Social Media Accounts With Lawsuits

The business of fakes remains a very real issue for The Swoosh. Nike and its subsidiary brand Converse are suing 589 websites and 676 social media accounts for allegedly infringing […]

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Collectors Universe Valued Around $853 Million in Amended Acquisition

Collectors Universe and an investor group led by entrepreneur and sports card collector Nat Turner have come to an amended merger agreement following the initial announcement of a $700 million […]

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WNBA's Atlanta Dream Close to Being Sold

The Atlanta Dream’s ownership saga could soon be over.  The WNBA team is in the final steps of being sold, the league confirmed. Multiple bidders have expressed interest in the […]

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Netflix Tops 200 Million Subscribers, Beating Q4 Estimates

Netflix ended last year with more than 200 million paid subscribers, it announced on Tuesday, further cementing its place as the world’s biggest subscription streaming service.  The company soundly beat […]

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