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Esports Chess League Taps Streaming and Quick Pace for Growth

Two decades after being recognized as a sport by the International Olympic Committee, chess is still fighting to overcome a staid reputation for lengthy matches marked only by whispered commentary […]

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Peacock to Challenge Streaming Landscape, Including NBC Sports Gold

NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming service will launch on April 15, featuring the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as the first major sports attraction for fans.  The network is set to feature five hours […]

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Wingstop Taps Twitch To Grow Its Customer Base Through Esports

Amid a run of consistent sales growth, Wingstop is looking to esports to help bring in even more customers through its doors. In partnership with Twitch, the restaurant chain is […]

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PGA Tour Live Is Coming to A Bar Or Restaurant Near You in 2020

The PGA Tour is taking its standalone streaming service, PGA Tour Live, to bars and restaurants for the first time – a move expected to increase revenue for the platform […]

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NBA TV Streaming Service Faces Stiff Competition Outside of Sports

The NBA’s new direct-to-consumer service, NBA TV, was created with the sole purpose of providing fans with another choice in how they watch basketball, according to the league. Yet the […]

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WWE’s TV Network Investments, Slowed Ticket Sales Plague Earnings

A commitment to growing brand exposure in both domestic and international markets continues to dampen WWE’s financial results in 2019. The media and entertainment company disclosed third-quarter earnings Thursday, reporting […]

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How Will NHL’s TV Talks Play Out? We Ask The Experts

The National Hockey League will be the first big sports sports league to put its broadcast rights up for bid during the coming gold rush of 2021-2022, when the NFL’s […]

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Does Facebook Want Live NFL Game Rights?

Does Facebook want live game rights to the NFL and other sports? That’s the billion-dollar question keeping broadcast TV executives up at night, and executives at leagues and teams salivating, […]

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Amazon Gears Up for the Big Game

Although Alexa won’t be taking the field on Sunday, she will be helping football fans across the country and around the globe answer questions.

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TuneIn and Alexa Bring Play-by-Play to the Smart Speakers

Alexa customers will be able to access live MLB, NFL, NBA and NHL games with their subscription.

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