ESPN has a big talent negotiation coming up. Maria Taylor’s contract is up this summer. The host of “NBA Countdown” and reporter for “CollegeGameDay” has risen quickly since joining ESPN as a college analyst and reporter in 2014.
ESPN is finalizing a new 7-year media rights deal with the NHL, said sources. The sports network televised live NHL games from 1992-93 through 2003-04 season.
Luka Dončić became a first-time equity investor through his deal with sports drink company BioSteel, and will become its Chief Hydration Officer.