Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Smaller Markets, Blowouts Hurt NFL Championship Viewership
Despite a double-digit drop from '19, both of Sunday's games still rank as TV's "most-watched telecasts since last year's Super Bowl."
Stephen Ross Looking At Ways To Make ICC Tournament Profitable
Ross' group wants participating soccer teams to "commit to a tournament with legitimate stakes" instead of treating it as a preseason tuneup.
NBA Wants Proposed Schedule Changes To Extend Multiple Seasons
One new concept, the play-in tournament for the final two playoff seeds in each conference, has "gained enough traction to become a reality."
Inter Miami, Beckham In Advanced Talks With Qatar For Sponsorship
The club's first training session on Monday marked a "historic day in a city that has been awaiting the return" of MLS since the Fusion folded.
Simone Biles Believes USAG Taking Better Approach Under Li Li Leung
The Gold Medalist believes the scandal-ridden NGB is "taking all the right steps" under Leung's leadership.
U.S. Border Patrol Using PBR Sponsorship To Boost Recruiting
The sponsorship gives the Border Patrol a "variety of recruiting tools, including its logo being splashed across riders and arenas."
Broncos Fans Upset At Naming-Rights Partner Cheering On Chiefs
Empower's alignment with a divisional rival gives Broncos fans "more motivation to refer to the stadium by its classic, sponsor-less name."