Johnny Manziel, once just a target of sports media members and opposing fan bases, is now being trashed by those closest to him. On (...)
On Friday, The Ringer published a profile of longtime sports television reporter and personality Jim Gray. The piece, written by sports media maestro Bryan Curtis, covers Gray’s winding career path and unlikely set of celebrity friends, but the most compelling nuggets concern Gray’s participation in LeBron James’ infamous Decision. Show More Summary
It looks like Allen Iverson’s upcoming Basketball Hall of Fame induction may have a significant sports media component. According to Philadelphia sports radio station 97.5 The Fanatic, one of the people Iverson asked to present him is none other than ESPN’s Stephen A. Show More Summary
Full wagering is illegal in 49 states, but sports betting is big business, with billions wagered each year—and everyone knows it. Lines and moves are discussed openly on TV, and covers are mentioned right next to game stories. Media outlets nationwide turn to a handful of people for insight and predictions into point spreads and odds. Show More Summary
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One of the main reasons for the acrimonious split between Bill Simmons and ESPN was that the world’s most powerful sports media empire wouldn’t let its top scribe criticize NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. It’s only fitting that Simmons would kick off his brand new show over at HBO by doing exactly what he couldn’t do […]
Tech City UK is looking to take on more capital from the private sector as government funding declines. The organisation received £2.112 million from the Department of Culture, Media and Sport for 2016/2017 but this figure is set toShow More Summary
Former Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer is back in the boxing business. Schaefer made the rounds Wednesday telling boxing media about his new company “Ringstar Sports.” The 55-year-old former Swiss banker hasn’t signed any fighters or staff yet, but … Continue reading ? The post Richard Schaefer starts new promotional company appeared first on Boxing News.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese authorities will remove substandard running tracks from schools, called "poisoned tracks" by the media due to the industrial waste used to build them, after students fell ill using the sports facilities, said the Ministry of Education.
Valerie Letourneau looked particularly uncomfortable during some of the exchanges with Joanne Calderwood at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 89. Today, she took to social media to reveal why.Filed under: News, UFC
Reports are swirling that the Fertitta brothers are no longer the proud owners of the UFC... but TMZ Sports has learned it's just not true. According to reports, WME talent agency, along with a Chinese media org and a group led by Robert Kraft…
A Gallery Of Social Media Photos And Videos Of The #CavsParade The citizens of Cleveland, Ohio have been waiting FIFTY YEARS for a championship parade for one of their sports teams. This week, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers made
I’m not even sure the ice from the champagne buckets has melted, but that hasn’t stopped the sports media from immediately leaving “celebration mode” to get back into speculation regarding the NBA free agents of 2016. It’s now being discussed that Cleveland’s success might actually hurt LeBron‘s chances of returning to the Cavs, but, then again, no one […]
Our current, sensationalized news-as-entertainment media model treats political campaigns like sporting events. In a fantastic piece in The Atlantic, Patrick Hruby quotes Reuters columnist Jack Shafer: The jobs of political reporters...Show More Summary
Heavyweight boxing champ Deontay Wilder is sick and tired of Tyson Fury -- telling TMZ Sports the guy needs to stop running his mouth and FIGHT HIM already! Fury has been trashing Wilder all over the media -- even threatening to sexually…
Company: United States Sports Academy Location: Daphne, Alabama Industry: New Media - Design Career Level: Early Career (1+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experien...
As stated before, the world’s highest paid troll in sports television today, Skip Bayless will be taking his talents from the worldwide leader to Fox Sports 1. Tomorrow is my last show on ESPN with my brother Stephen A. Smith. See you then. — Skip Bayless (@RealSkipBayless) June 20, 2016 One things for sure, […]
Relativity Sports is under new management and direction after being rebranded Independent Sports and Entertainment (ISE). It essentially keeps the existing Relativity Sports intact, with much less involvement from Relativity Media, and adds Hank Ratner, former President and CEO of The Madison Square Garden Company (MSG), as President and CEO [...]
There were going to be memes flooding social media regardless of who won the 2016 NBA Finals, and it was a safe bet that someone (read: everyone) would throw Crying Jordan into the mix. Barstool Sports took the cake with this revised clip of Ayesha Curry cooking. Show More Summary
The midnight edition of SportsCenter with Scott Van Pelt has been notable for the numerous ways it’s shaken up the mold, and one of those has been its willingness to address both sports media issues in general and ESPN and former ESPN personalities in particular (such as with Dan Patrick’s return). Show More Summary