Plan to bring baseball to central Florida contingent upon finding an owner with "adequate funding" and Rays relocation.
Few teams will be directly impacted because they have long-term broadcast deals, with baked in rights increases, in place.
The OTT streaming service has reported that it surpassed 8 million global subscribers. 20 million would allow the company to IPO.
Industry insiders say un-televised mid-week EPL games would generate significantly more subs for the OTT streaming service than Sunday Ticket would.
Sinclair Broadcast Group intends on rebranding the 21 regional sports networks it acquired from Disney.
The logic is that sports-centric offering would provide a boost to the company’s growing digital subscription business and perhaps help the Times to retain its top writers.
The addition of neutral site games to the NFL calendar would grow ticketing inventory, the number of travel packages OLE has to sell and corporate EBITDA.
Rising fan interest, support for the USWNT and the participation of world-class players like Megan Rapino and Alex Morgan have just about every major television broadcaster interested in carrying league games.
Rumblings about Las Vegas, Phoenix and San Diego exist, but with most MLS teams losing money questions remain about prospective investors buying in.
Chernin ran a process and had no takers at its price. Barstool remains ‘generally’ for sale.