• NFL Pitches Broadcast, Other Changes to Please Fans

    by Tom Pelissero March 2017

    In the coming days, the NFL will roll out its plans for not only revamping the commercial structure within TV broadcasts but also tweaking in-game timing, replay reviews and more.

  • Opinion: Shorter Games Growing Trend in Pro Leagues

    by The Charleston Gazette March 2017

    The barons of sports have finally decided that their sporting spectacles are too lengthy for our modern-day sporting tastes.

  • Opinion: Kaepernick's Protests Made Lasting Impact

    by Nancy Armour March 2017

    No matter what you thought of Colin Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the national anthem, a protest that quickly spread across the NFL, he got the country talking. And hopefully thinking about the issues that more than ever divide us.

  • MSG Silent Treatment Irks Warriors

    by Roger Rubin March 2017

    The Knicks tried something new for the first half of Sunday's game against the Warriors at the Garden: They played no music, showed no videos and had no on-floor entertainment at breaks.

  • Tebow Spectacle Spurs Debate

    by Bob Nightengale February 2017

    Tim Tebow, idolized by Florida Gators football fans, admired for his outspoken Christian faith and revered for his philanthropy, is considered either baseball's finest role model or baseball's biggest carnival act.

  • Texas Gov. Unswayed by 'Bathroom Bill' Opponents

    by Courtney Cameron February 2017

    Criticism of the proposed Senate Bill 6 in Texas continues to grow along with concerns about the potential economic fallout that could result from the bill due to a loss of tourism-based revenue. A drastic fallout was seen in North Carolina after the implementation of a similar law, the controversial HB2.

  • High School Sports Go Live Online

    by Courtney Cameron February 2017

    With approximately 2.5 million high school sporting events hosted around the country every year, and more than 8 million American student-athletes, the potential revenue from live streaming of high school sports is estimated by PlayOn! Sports at $2 billion annually.

  • NFL's Chargers Announce Relocation

    by Courtney Cameron January 2017

    Chargers owner Dean Spanos announced the long-awaited decision this morning: the team will relocate from San Diego to Los Angeles for the 2017 season. 

  • Blue Jays Incident Revives Call for Beer Can Ban

    by Courtney Cameron October 2016

    Almost a year after fans’ behavior led to a beer can ban in the upper decks of Toronto Blue Jays’ Rogers Centre for the remainder of the AL Championship Series, a new incident threatens to revive the ban.

  • Pac-12 to Run and Broadcast e-Sports Competition

    by Jason Scott June 2016

    In recent years, e-Sports have made major strides toward legitimacy. Broadcast television has turned e-Sports into a commercial product, some schools have begun giving e-Sports scholarships, and now a major collegiate conference is poised to take the e-Sports movement even further.