Month: June 2021

Univision to Launch Spanish-Focused Global Streaming Service

Univision unveiled the planned launch of a streaming service in 2022, just months after announcing it would acquire Televisa.

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Trio of Star Athletes Invest in Las Vegas NLL Team

Steve Nash, Wayne Gretzky, and Dustin Johnson are joining Brooklyn Nets owner Joseph Tsai in investing in the Las Vegas lacrosse team.

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SCOTUS Slams NCAA in Pro-Athlete Alston Ruling

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of college athletes on Monday in the case NCAA v. Alston, with Justice Neil Gorsuch writing the main opinion.

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Supreme Court Issues Unanimous Pro-Athlete Decision in NCAA v. Alston

In a unanimous and historic decision, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of college athletes in the case NCAA v. Alston on Monday.

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Peloton-Like VR Experience Could Be Next

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg believes Peloton-like fitness subscriptions could become part of the virtual reality experience.

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College World Series Returns After Costly Off Year

The eight-team College World Series returned to Omaha after canceling the 2020 tournament due to the pandemic.

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A Tour de France Women’s Race Begins in 2022

A women’s version of the Tour de France —  coined the “Tour de France Femmes” — is coming next year.

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Comcast Program Shows Future of Sports Technology

Comcast’s sports technology incubator is working with a number of intriguing startups building the future of broadcasts and more.

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Epic Games Building Beyond ‘Fortnite’

Fortnite continues to bring in the bulk of Epic Games revenue, but the company is diversifying, namely through its game store.

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Reddit Founder Invests In Growing Sports Betting Market

Wagr is raising $4 million through a seed-funding round with Reddit co-founder and investor Alexis Ohanian leading the charge.

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