The Next Ted Lasso? Hollywood Execs Flock to Eli Manning's 'Chad Powers'

With his memorable catchphrase, flowing locks, and remarkable resemblance to another football star, "Chad Powers" went viral.

DAZN Announces Plan to Buy Eleven Sports and Team Whistle

DAZN has reached an agreement to acquire Eleven Group’s global sports media business, including U.S.-based Team Whistle.

YouTube Is Becoming a Sports Podcasting Power Player

YouTube is quickly becoming a “power player” in the sports podcasting business, according to Kevin Jones, founder & CEO of Blue Wire.

NBA Launches New App for All of Its Content

The NBA is rolling out a newly redesigned app that it hopes will become a one-stop shop for its fans and serve as its digital flagship.

ESPN Bets Big on TikTok to Become ‘Home of Hockey’ for Gen Z Fans

As part of ESPN’s strategy to establish ESPN and ESPN+ as the “home of hockey,” the company is tapping TikTok to target Gen Z viewers and...

Steve Ballmer Launches ClipperVision

Nearly a decade after acquiring the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers, Steve Ballmer has finally succeeded in building a direct-to-consumer TV...

Bronny James, Randy Johnson, Nike and Nissan NIL, Amazon, and more

Top stories from the last week that we're reading and recommend you do too. Newsletter: 10/20/22 issue

The Athletic and The New York Times Is a Marriage With Promise and Tension

The $550 million acquisition of The Athletic is "a very big bet" and one that The New York Times "believes in and is going to get right". ...

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