ESPORTS

Players Ntwrk Launching Digital Pop Culture Programing On Twitch

April 15, 2020 Players Ntwrk is launching its digital pop culture entertainment programming, starting with pilot shows on the livestreaming platform Twitch. The entertainment network draws its performers from professional athletes, esports stars, gamers, musicians, and other celebrities. Stratton Sclavos, CEO of the company, and Daylight Holdings president Ben Curtis created the Players Ntwrk in […]

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL MLB

MLB, MLBPA Create Players-Only Esports League

April 13, 2020 Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association are joining in the fast-growing movement to develop player-driven esports events during the ongoing industry shutdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Major League Baseball is joining in the fast-growing movement to develop player-driven esports events during the ongoing industry shutdown. MLB and Sony Interactive […]

WHAT'S NEW

What's New, NBA Remix Collection, Field of Dreams & Much More

February 26, 2020 Bleacher Report is expanding on its celebrity-designed capsule collection model with its new limited-edition apparel line called the NBA Remix Collection. The NBA Remix Collection consists of eight mashups between NBA teams and hip-hop artists who are from the same cities as the teams, including the Detroit Pistons with Big Sean, the […]

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NFL

National Football League News & Notes, Brees Staying With Saints, Brady Still Undecided

February 19, 2020 The New Orleans Saints quarterback and the NFL’s career passing leader will return for a 20th season after posting to Instagram on Tuesday that he will “make another run at it.” Drew Brees, who turned 41 in January, was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent March 18, but he has made it clear for […]

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Kobe Bryant, Super Bowl LIV, Dusty Baker Dominate Daily Sports New

January 28, 2020 Houston Astros and Dusty Baker are working on manager deal, the negotiations say Baker is working to finalize an agreement to become manager. Former Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte is heading to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Cincinnati Reds had committed just $121.1 million in free agency during the 2010s, the lowest total of any […]

Sunday Column

Sunday Column: Eli Manning, Derek Jeter, Super Bowl LIV, Ed Orgeron & Much More

Sports & Entertainment news for the week of January 20-26, 2020 New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is retiring after 16 seasons and two Super Bowl MVPs. Manning is the son of longtime New Orleans Saints quarterback Archie Manning and the brother of star QB Peyton Manning. “We are proud to have called Eli Manning our quarterback for so many years,” […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, What’s New In Sports 1/24/20

January 24, 2020 One Big Thing: New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is retiring after 16 seasons and two Super Bowl MVPs. Manning is the son of longtime New Orleans Saints quarterback Archie Manning and the brother of fellow NFL star Peyton Manning. “We are proud to have called Eli Manning our quarterback for so many years,” Giants Chairman and Executive […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, What's New In Sports 1/23/20

January 23, 2020 One Big Thing: Derek Jeter, the longtime New York Yankees captain, appeared on 396 of 397 ballots cast by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America, falling just short of the record set last year when longtime Yankees teammate Mariano Rivera became the first unanimous selection. Jeter’s 99.7 voting percentage moved above Ken […]