Media & Technology: Sports Media
Phillies' GM Apologizes for Comments About Fans
by Sam Donnellon; Daily News Columnist May 2015
Ruben Amaro Jr. chose his words poorly and/or he did not use enough of them when he told CSNPhilly's Jim Salisbury that fans, "Don't understand the game" or "the process" and then "bitch and complain because we don't have a plan."
Military Tributes Actually Paid Ads in 14 NFL Stadiums
by Gene Warner News Staff Reporter May 2015
Remember all those poignant moments when Buffalo Bills fans applauded - and even rose from their Ralph Wilson Stadium seats - to salute local members of the armed forces for service to their country?
Senator: What Did Defense Department Spend on Ads?
by Paul Myerberg, @PaulMyerberg, USA TODAY Sports May 2015
A U.S. senator wants the Department of Defense and National Guard to explain what he called a troubling marketing and promotional relationship with professional baseball, football, hockey and basketball teams.
ACC to Discuss TV Network, Early Signing Period
by Matt Porter Palm Beach Post Staff Writer May 2015
The Atlantic Coast Conference's power brokers will meet to discuss a variety of conference issues. Here are five big-picture topics sure to be discussed between rounds of golf:
Pac-12 TV Schedule Stealing Athletes' Study Time
by Arizona Daily Star (Tucson) May 2015
The Pac-12 scheduled Saturday's Arizona-Oregon softball game for an 8:30 p.m., start, which meant the Ducks would have to stay an extra night in Tucson.
Opinion: WNBA Must Send Isiah Thomas Packing
by Christine Brennan, USA TODAY Sports May 2015
There once was a time, not all that long ago, when the NBA did the proper thing and threw a bad man right out of the league. Commissioner Adam Silver didn't waffle. He didn't wait. He didn't listen to all the nonsense from the other side.
Opinion: No Football Title Game for Big 12 Wise
by George Schroeder, USA TODAY Sports May 2015
One week after Bob Bowlsby suggested his league had to do something about being left out of the College Football Playoff, the Big 12 decided to do nothing -- and that's the right thing to do.
e-Sports Athletes Looking for Recognition
by Emily Attwood April 2015
At first glance, one might scoff at any comparison between the athletic feats of an athlete on the field and a gamer online, but for e-Sports competitors, there may be more similarities than differences.
Daryl Gross Out as Syracuse AD, Boeheim to Retire
by Michael Gaio March 2015
Syracuse Athletics is experiencing a major shakeup. Daryl Gross is out as Syracuse athletic director, The Syracuse Post-Standard reports, and men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim plans to retire in three years, the university announced.
Duke Accused of Mishandling Sexual Assault Allegations
by Michael Gaio March 2015
In 35 years as Duke’s head basketball coach, Mike Krzyzewski has dismissed exactly one player from his program. That dismissal came on January 29, 2015, when Coach K booted guard Rasheed Sulaimon from the team after Krzyzewski said Sulaimon “repeatedly struggled to meet the necessary obligations.”