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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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Nixing Mixer

Microsoft is shutting down its streaming platform Mixer, with plans to move partners to Facebook Gaming. Mixer launched in 2016 to compete with the Amazon-owned Twitch, the Google-backed YouTube, and […]

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Government Involvement

The FBI and the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division are investigating the noose found in the garage stall of Bubba Wallace, NASCAR’s only full-time Black driver. The racial attack […]

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Soccer Down Under

Australia and New Zealand are now the favorites to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup following Japan withdrawing its bid yesterday. The vote, to be held Thursday, will see […]

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Baseball Coming?

The MLB Players Association teased a vote on MLB’s 60-game proposal Sunday before postponing. The players’ union executive board said it wanted new coronavirus testing data following the recent surge […]

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Changing Flags

College athletics is taking a stand against the Confederate flag. The NCAA Board of Governors said it would not host championship events where the flag “has a prominent presence.” That […]

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The Coronavirus Strikes

As cases of the coronavirus spike across the U.S., the pandemic is starting to make its presence felt once again in the sports industry. Florida is one of the worst-hit […]

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