Sports Biz

Virtual Socialization

Mass multiplayer online video games are quickly moving into the entertainment and socialization spaces. Most prominent is the free-to-play battle royale game Fortnite, which has added a growing number of […]

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No Running

Marathon runners continue to lose 2020 races, including two of the largest in the world on Wednesday. The New York Marathon and Berlin Marathon both were canceled as the coronavirus […]

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Get Your Peanuts!

Baseball might be on its way back, but 2.3 million pounds of in-shell peanuts won’t be cracked at ballparks this year. Forever linked to the sport in ‘Take Me Out […]

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Electronic Arts Extends LaLiga Partnership To Invest In Authenticity

As Electronic Arts continues to grow its FIFA franchise, the video game developer is extending its partnership with LaLiga, one of the most popular leagues in the game. The financial […]

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B/R Shake Up

Howard Mittman is out as CEO at Bleacher Report, according to sources. Turner Sports President Lenny Daniels has taken over business control of the digital publication. Mittman joined Bleacher Report […]

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Batter Up!

Baseball will finally start next month, as MLB announced yesterday that a 60-game season would begin on July 23 or 24. The MLB Players Association agreed to report to training […]

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Players Bow Out

While leagues inch closer to their returns, more athletes are choosing to not take part, citing both the surge in COVID-19 cases across the country as well as the continued […]

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Future Endeavor

Endeavor has had a rough couple of months as live sports and movie productions shut down, but the agency’s future appears to be looking up. UFC’s return has helped generate […]

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Swing And A Miss

The MLB Players Association’s executive committee voted 33-5 against the league’s latest 60-game proposal. In a statement, MLB said that “needless to say, we are disappointed by this development.” The […]

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FanDuel Becomes Latest Betting Company To Push Into Content Creation

In recent months, sports betting operators have looked to media companies to help them deepen engagement with existing customers while also bringing in new ones. Recent deals include Penn National […]

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