Month: January 2022

Sinclair Nears Deals to Stream NBA, Receive $600M

Sinclair Broadcast Group is close to securing major deals for its new streaming service and funding to support the launch.

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Raises Full-Year Outlook

Dick’s Sporting Goods has raised its full-year outlook following strong third-quarter earnings and favorable projections for Q4 2021.

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Hurricanes Owner Takes Swing at Pickleball

Carolina Hurricanes owner Tom Dundon is uniting two of the major organizations behind a growing sport: pickleball.

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GameStop Diving Into NFTs, Crypto

Video game retailer GameStop announced a plan to build an NFT marketplace over the summer. Now, that plan is beginning to crystallize. 

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Fanatics: The Everything Store for Sports

Fanatics is taking the next step in building its collectibles venture with the purchase of Topps’ trading card business.

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Inter Miami CF Nears $1B Stadium Deal

Inter Miami CF and the city of Miami have struck a deal on a $1 billion MLS soccer stadium and complex.

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Playtech Delays $3.7B Takeover by Aristocrat

London-based gambling software development company Playtech has delayed a $3.7 billion takeover by slot-machine maker Aristocrat.

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New Yorker Files $6B Lawsuit Against Giants, Jets

The New York Jets, Giants face lawsuit over use of “New York” in team names, case the Giants say “has no merit.”

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Investor Predictions for 2022

Investors representing different verticals within the sports industry look ahead at what’s to come in 2022.

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The First Six Months of the NIL Era

Thousands of athletes are now at least a little bit richer.

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