Sports

Ready For Tip-Off

“We’re kind of playing into the teeth of this virus,” Notre Dame men’s basketball coach Mike Brey recently told reporters.

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Olympics Push Forward

IOC President Thomas Bach said his organization will play an important role in pushing a COVID-19 vaccination globally.

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Soccer Rights Overseas

Private equity firms Advent International and BC Partners have approached Germany’s DFL sporting organization about the possibility of acquiring a minority stake in Bundesliga International GmbH, which manages the media […]

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“Alexa, Start My Run”

Amazon is deepening its health and wellness involvement as fellow big tech companies Apple and Google fight for fitness-related dollars. “Alexa, start my run,” will now trigger the company’s Echo […]

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An Epic Year

As more entities cross over into the universes of Fortnite and Rocket League, the NFL expands its partnership with Epic Games.

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Ski Demand

Ski resorts are planning for an avalanche of traffic this season. In New Hampshire…Cannon Mountain saw a 20% increase in pass sales for the year, going so far as to […]

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Topgolf Plans

The merger between Callaway Golf and Topgolf is slated to be finalized in the first quarter of 2021, valuing Topgolf at approximately $2 billion. Prior to the merger, Topgolf had […]

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Dame Gives Back

Portland Trailblazers guard Damian Lillard is personally funding an internship program for high schools in Chicago, Los Angeles and New York.

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Airbnb’s Olympic Outlook

Airbnb appears uneasy about the nine-year, $500 million deal it signed to become a worldwide Olympic partner last year.  In its S-1 filing, Airbnb wrote, “the continued uncertainty around COVID-19 […]

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Ringer Woes

A new report from the New York Times suggests tensions between the media company and its union employees are escalating.

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