Media

MLS, U.S. Soccer Score Content Distribution Deal With Bleacher Report

The new agreement, which runs through 2022, aims to create another avenue for soccer fans to consume content, as well as get MLS content in front of potential new fans.

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Professional Fighters League Launches OTT Platform To Become ‘Year-Round Content Company’

With the next Professional Fighters League season postponed until 2021, the mixed martial arts league moved up its planned OTT launch nearly a year early.

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Local Sports News

A group of local media companies from across the country are launching a new effort that aims to help them compete with outlets like The Athletic by providing subscribers better […]

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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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LeBron James, Maverick Carter Raise $100 Million Investment to Drive Media Aspirations

Lebron James and longtime business partner Maverick Carter have raised $100 million to build and expand an already growing media conglomerate. The company, which will be called SpringHill Company, will […]

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NBC Sports Gives Premier League Fans Option On Fake Crowd Noise

NBC Sports will offer fans a choice in how they watch the remainder of the Premier League season: with or without artificial cheers and jeers pumped into broadcasts. Professional leagues […]

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Cord Cuts Continue

While 2020 has not brought much in terms of live sports thus far, the amount of people who plan to watch them online is still projected to grow. Digital live […]

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The Athletic Trims Staff Thinned By Lack of Sports

Less than six months after raising an additional $50 million, The Athletic laid off about 8% of its staff. While The Athletic said its subscriber base is still growing, new […]

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Sports Media Pro Finds Value in Temple’s Sport Business Master’s Program

(Temple University is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) Professionals working in the sports industry often find themselves in situations where they need to adapt and learn more in […]

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AT&T Answers Calls

AT&T is set to issue credits for its customers subscribed to premium sports channels on DirectTV, including MLB Extra Innings and MLS Direct Kick. The refunds will be for customers […]

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