XFL

XFL Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

April 14, 2020 The XFL issued mass layoffs and suspended operations last week. It’s the first pro sports league to succumb to the coronavirus pandemic.  On Monday the XFL’s parent company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, the first business day after the league suspended operations and laid off almost all its employees. The filing, officially made by […]

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Shaq Life, WrestleMania Week, XFL, PLL & Much More During the COVID-19 Shut Down

April 11, 2020 Executives at Fox Sports have in recent days held videoconferences with some of the advertising industry’s most influential executives in hopes of starting conversations about placing ad dollars in live sports broadcasts scheduled for the third and fourth quarters. It’s one of the first signals that Madison Avenue, which has been plunged into chaos […]

WWE

WWE’s Highest-Paid Wrestlers 2020

April 9, 2020 Not even a pandemic could stop WrestleMania. The annual spectacle aired as scheduled, even as most of the sporting world is on ice because of the spread of coronavirus. Taped without a live audience in WWE’s training center near Orlando, showed the event on a Saturday and Sunday, minus the usual pomp […]

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,” […]