Fox Sports 1 host Katie Nolan harshly criticized sports reporters over their friendly treatment of Dallas Cowboys player Greg Hardy, who returned from a suspension for assaulting and threatening to kill his then-girlfriend last year....Show More Summary
"Enough! Enough!... What matters to you? Seriously, what matters to you," Nolan asks of the NFL and sports media
In April, the NFL suspended Dallas Cowboy Greg Hardy after the league’s months-long investigation found that there was evidence that he’d physically abused his then-girlfriend, Nicole Holder. Hardy allegedly threatened to kill her, choked her, and threw her onto a couch covered in assault rifles. Read more...
The blossoming daily-fantasy-sports industry was supposed to be enjoying its victory lap. A multimillion-dollar carpet bombing of prime-time-TV ads, as well as mega-deals with some of media's and football's most prominent names, had attracted thousands of new bettors to its turbo-charged style of cash-prize online games. Show More Summary
The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship, in partnership with Tune Talk, announced today that the mixed martial artists competing at ONE: TIGERS OF ASIA have made weight and are ready for all the action which takes place tomorrow evening, 9 October, at the Stadium Putra in Kuala Lumpur. Show More Summary
This has been the season of daily fantasy. Yes, it was always there, but this year, the biggest players—FanDuel and DraftKings—have gone all in, buying up seemingly every possible piece of ad space available in sports media. There they are, sponsoring one of the biggest fantasy writers. Show More Summary
Those who decided to spew sexist backlash in Mendoza's direction were largely ostracized. Sexism still exists in the sports media world, but it appears to be on its way out –– slowly but surely.
LOUISVILLE, KY—Following the publication of a book alleging that a member of the school’s basketball department paid women to perform sex acts for recruits, furious University of Louisville head coach Rick Pitino told reporters Wednesday that the media was trying to tarnish the name of a great escort service. Show More Summary
Mandalay Sports Media and Campbell Grobman Films will begin production this month in New York on The Bleeder, with Ray Donovan‘s Liev Schreiber to play heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner, and Naomi Watts to play his wife Linda. PhilippeShow More Summary
A bunch of gaming, tech, media, and sports executives have banded together to acquire a respected esports team and rebrand it as the Immortals. The team, formerly known as Team 8 eSports, will form and operate a number of professional gaming teams that will participate in esports events built around games such as League of […]
So why is Kevin Coyle still serving as the defensive coordinator of the Dolphins? Possibly because Jim Schwartz opted not to take the job. During Tuesday’s PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio, Jeff Darlington of NFL Media talked about the possibility of the former Lions coach and, more recently, Bills defensive coordinator joining the Dolphins…
Mr. Bedol's prior ventures include what is now ESPN Classic and CBS Sports Network.
With the TV, film, sports and music production firm Relativity Media in bankruptcy and looking for a buyer, Relativity Studios President Tucker Tooley has stepped down, B&C reports. Tooley will leave the company following a 30-day transition period. “Tooley joined...
Russell Wilson is overrated? That’s what many NFL fans have started to claim. Posts about Russell Wilson being overrated have inundated social media, leading to a report from FOX Sports about the topic. This is the starting quarterback of the two-time defending NFC champion Seattle Seahawks that is being disparaged against. Show More Summary
Jason Whitlock, hired by ESPN to launch a new Web site, instead has had his contract bought out. This ends the second go-round between the writer/pundit and the sports media giant, and it adds to the uncertainty about the project Whitlock had been overseeing before being ousted from it in June. Whitlock, who made an acrimonious departure […]
USC football fans in London, Japanese soccer followers in Los Angeles and kickboxing enthusiasts around the globe: Despair no more! Whatever sport you follow, wherever on Earth the contest takes place, EverSport Media Inc. is out to stream it to your digital device — especially if it's not available...
As we have written here before, there is a gag order on God in the sports media. In the ending of Saturday night's Notre Dame vs. Clemsen game proved this point once again.
When it comes to real-time marketing, no field is better poised to take advantage of the opportunities than the sports industry. Most fans watch the game with a phone in hand, checking fantasy league scores and sounding off on big plays minute-by-minute. Show More Summary
Despite being hit with one charge of grand larceny, Jaden Smith’s girlfriend, Sarah Snyder, is making light of her legal drama by delighting social media with a photo of her sporting a T-shirt with her own mugshot. 19-year-old Snyder posted the photo on Instagram, along with the caption “56 nights,” referencing a mixtape by rapper... Show More Summary
Andy Brockman reports: The Department for Culture Media and Sport has confirmed that the temporary export ban on the statue of the Egyptian Scribe Sekhemka, which was sold controversially by Northampton Borough Council in July 2014 for £15.76 million, has been extended to 29 March 2016. Show More Summary