Month: March 2022

Men's March Madness Sports Betting Could Hit At Least $3B

The NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament tips off Tuesday with the first four rounds, and it’s already shaping up to be a historic one — for sports betting.

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Todd Boehly, Rob Walton Emerge As Potential Broncos Bidders

The latest party to express interest in buying the Denver Broncos is Rob Walton, the son of late Walmart founder Sam Walton.

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Formula 1 Close To Adding Five-Year Deal Worth $150M

Software company Salesforce is reportedly close to securing a bumper sponsorship deal with Liberty Media’s Formula One.

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777 Partners Buys Controlling Stake in Belgian Soccer Club

777 Partners has acquired full ownership of Belgian top-flight soccer club Standard Liège, marking yet another investment in soccer for the Miami-based investment firm.

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ESPN Set To Officially Announce Troy Aikman, Joe Buck Deals

ESPN is poised to pull off ultimate talent raid against Fox Sports. ESPN poised to announce hiring of Troy Aikman and Joe Buck on Tuesday.

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Disney Renews Premier League Deal in India

Disney renewed its deal with the English Premier League in India. The deal represents a reduction in price from the last cycle.

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MLB Deal to Bring Sunday Games to Peacock

MLB is close to a deal with NBCUniversal to bring a package of games to Peacock. The deal runs two years and is worth $30 million per year.

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Saudi Media Group Reportedly Offers $3.5B For Chelsea

Saudi Media Group — run by Chelsea fan Mohamed Al Khereiji — has reportedly emerged as the club’s latest bidder.

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Bucs Face Cap, FA Decisions In Wake of Brady’s Return

The Bucs currently carry the league’s seventh-highest cap ($209M) — $3.2M over the limit. Brady’s offensive line isn’t locked in after allowing the fewest sacks in the NFL (23).

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Gregg Popovich’s Legacy Goes Beyond Titles, Wins Record

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich passed Don Nelson to become the NBA’s all-time wins leader (1,336), but his success in a small market and push for sports science might be his most important imprint on the game.

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