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Trump Urges NFL to Start on Time in Meeting With Sports Leaders

President Donald Trump held a conference call with leaders of twelve American sports leagues on Saturday and said he was optimistic the NFL could start its season on time and […]

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Marlins Turn to Virtual Opening Day Game For Baseball-Hungry Fans

On March 26 the Marlins were supposed to be hosting the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park. Instead, they brought the game into the homes of their fans with the teams […]

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Live Blog: Impact of Coronavirus on U.S. Sports

Front Office Sports is monitoring news related to coronavirus as it impacts the sports world. This post will be updated with the latest as it develops. March 17th Euro 2020 […]

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WWE Holds On to WrestleMania Lifeline As Other Pro Leagues Pause

A majority of North American sports leagues have postponed or outright canceled play this week in response to the coronavirus outbreak, leaving fans with slim pickings compared to a typical […]

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Brands Pivot On Marketing Efforts Amid Coronavirus Cancellations

A global outbreak of Coronavirus has brought much uncertainty to the sports world, and by association the brands that use marquee events to build a rapport with fans. The consensus […]

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NBA Cuts In-Game Interviews Due To Coronavirus

The NBA is temporarily discontinuing in-game coaching interviews with TV networks to limit the potential spread of the coronavirus, according to sources. It’s also putting new restrictions on where, and […]

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Steven Cohen’s Multiple and the Other Approaches in Sports Franchise Valuation

(Citrin Cooperman is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) Steven Cohen, the billionaire hedge fund manager who recently ceased negotiations to buy the New York Mets, had a deal […]

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Riot Games Postpones Mid-Season Invitational Over Coronavirus

Riot Games, the developer of League of Legends, is postponing its Mid-Season Invitational until July amid the global outbreak of COVID-19. The international tournament pits the winners of spring splits […]

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ESPN’s Manfred Interview Highlights Network’s Content Strategy for Platforms

A couple of weeks ago, ESPN landed one of the biggest “gets” of the year when it scored an exclusive interview with MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred about the Houston Astros […]

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Female Sports Executives See Growth Ahead, As Well As Challenges

2019 was a year of many firsts for women in sports. The WNBA made former Deloitte CEO Cathy Engelbert its first-ever commissioner and has since negotiated a new, historic CBA. […]

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