Posts Tagged With: Front Office Sports

June 24, 2021

Beyond The Rainbow: The Evolution of Pride Games

Bill Gubrud didn’t anticipate the reaction from a Chicago Cubs official when he pitched the idea of what’s become the…

June 24, 2021

NFL Seeks Partners to Expand Media Reach

The biggest sports league in the U.S. wants to get bigger, and it’s hiring Goldman Sachs to help. The NFL…

June 24, 2021

Formula 1 Finds New Gear with ‘Drive to Survive’

When Formula 1 returns to Florida for the Miami Grand Prix in 2022, it will have a new set of…

June 24, 2021

Gaming Giant Zynga Sees $1B Opportunity in Consoles

A video game company known for mobile games is making a play to serve more gamers.  Zynga CEO Frank Gibeau…

June 24, 2021

USWNT Debuts Olympic Roster and Pay Gap Film

It’s a big week for the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team. On Thursday, a documentary about the team’s fight for…

June 23, 2021

EA Buys Warner Bros.’ Playdemic for $1.4 Billion

Electronic Arts has acquired mobile game studio Playdemic from Warner Bros. Games and AT&T’s WarnerMedia for $1.4 billion in cash. …

June 23, 2021

Operators Anticipate Sports Betting Gold Rush in Canada

“Ontario, it’s happening. See you soon.” That’s the new billboard by theScore in Toronto celebrating the looming legalization of sports…

June 23, 2021

U.S. Track Star Allyson Felix Launches Unique Shoe Brand

Allyson Felix qualified for her fifth and (she says) final Olympics. As her storied track career nears its end, she’s…

June 23, 2021

Alston Contributes to NIL Fiasco

The Alston ruling itself won’t translate to cash payments. But it indirectly affects something that will: athletes profiting from their…

June 23, 2021

A Seasoned Perspective

Many of Monday’s reactions made it sound like the battle for college sports reform ended with the Alston ruling. But…