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Ad Flood

Turner Sports has sold out of its regular-season NBA ad inventory. The 22 teams in the bubble resume play tonight, playing eight games each before playoffs start next month. Fox […]

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TikTok Privacy Controversy Prompt Concerns About App’s Sports Future

Rael Enteen remembers being out at dinner with Bailey Carlin talking about the XFL’s social media approach ahead of its launch. The topic inevitably touched on TikTok, and Carlin, the […]

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Temple’s Sports Business Master’s Program Gives a Sports Media Pro Unique Perspective

Sports media is a fluid industry. Professionals who carve out lasting careers for themselves find ways to adapt to it and learn the most effective methods for moving forward. Temple […]

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Customers May Soon Say ‘Enough is Enough’ to OTT Cable Price Hikes

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated since it was published to reflect that FuboTV will now cost subscribers $60 for base plans while YouTube TV will charge $65. A […]

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Restart Of Sports Brings Uncertainty to Broadcast Industry

On a typical summer day, Kurt Farmer would be running a robotic camera at a Washington Nationals or Baltimore Orioles game.  Instead, he’s maintaining his newly installed garden and a […]

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FuboTV to Add ESPN to Streaming Lineup as Part of Deal With Disney

FuboTV has inked a multi-year distribution agreement with Disney Media Networks, a move that brings all of ESPN’s linear channels to the over-the-top streaming service for the first time. While […]

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Bubble Boys

As NBA players are preparing to arrive in Orlando on July 7, more is emerging about the league’s Florida bubble. Once in Disney World, players must isolate until two negative […]

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Orlando Ready For Big Boost From MLS, NBA Exposure

As communities across the U.S. lost millions, if not billions, of economic impact from the loss of sporting events, Orlando is about to see a major boost. Both MLS and […]

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Disney Dips While ESPN+ Subscribers Grow

Live sports can’t come back soon enough for ESPN. The network saw an 8% decline in ad revenue in the second quarter, parent company Walt Disney Co. said on Monday’s […]

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ESPN Ad Sales Lag Without Live Sports As ESPN+ Subscribers Grow

ESPN+ witnessed strong subscriber gains amid the coronavirus pandemic, which impacted the OTT service for only a couple of weeks in Walt Disney’s fiscal second quarter.   As of March 28, […]

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