Media & Technology: Sports Media
- Misled by Flier, Hundreds Converge on Raiders Stadium
by Courtney Cameron July 2017
On Thursday, more than 700 people attended a board meeting of the Las Vegas Stadium Authority under the false impression that they would be able to apply to work at the new Raiders Stadium.
- As TV Money Dwindles, So Will Lucrative Sports Deals
by Nancy Armour July 2017
Get those cartoonish contracts while you can, because the clock is ticking.
- Fundraiser Seeks World's Longest Hockey Game Status
by Stacy Fern July 2017
In its final days, the 11 Day Power Play has people traveling from all over the country in support of the cause
- Redskins Get Big Win in SCOTUS Trademark Decision
by Andy Berg June 2017
The Washington Redskins’ battle over the legality of its trademarked name may finally be over, as the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that offensive trademarks are protected under the First Amendment.
- Opinion: Fans at Televised Games Should Watch Their Mouths
by Scott D. Pierce June 2017
A couple of bad things happened to the Nashville Predators on Sunday. First, they lost Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final to the Pittsburgh Penguins, who claimed their second straight championship. And, second
- South Korea Olympics On Track, but Lack Local Buzz
by Thomas Maresca June 2017
Since the country's first ski resort opened in Seoul some 40 years ago, it has been the center of South Korea's small but growing winter sports culture.
- Youth Soccer Players Show Support with Team Haircut
by Courtney Cameron June 2017
After controversy over a youth soccer tournament disqualification attributed to a player’s mistaken gender, eight-year-old Mili Hernandez’ teammates made a public show of solidarity.
- Opinion: MLS TV Plan Makes No Sense
by Scott D. Pierce May 2017
It's no secret that Major League Soccer's national television ratings are not good. Last year, national telecasts averaged 188,000 viewers on Fox Sports 1; 247,000 on UniMas; 308,000 on ESPN/ESPN2; and 696,000 on the Fox broadcast network. MLS trails every other "major" sports league in TV ratings -- MLB, NBA, NHL. Distressingly, MLS ratings trail American TV ratings for the English Premiere League.
- South Carolina Adding Arena Scoreboard, Ribbon Board
by David Caraviello May 2017
USC has hired South Dakota-based electronics company Daktronics to design, manufacture and install a new center-hung scoreboard and ribbon displays.
- NHL Combine to Remain in Buffalo
by John Vogl May 2017
"The Buffalo Sabres, HarborCenter complex and the City of Buffalo have proven to be amazing hosts and the ideal location for our annual Scouting Combine," said Dan Marr, the director of NHL Central Scouting.