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Houston No. 1 in AP poll. But do Cougars have best March Madness resume?

newsweek.com Houston, two days after knocking off then-No. 11 Baylor 82-76 on the road in overtime, jumped up one spot to No. 1 in Monday's latest Associated Press (AP) Top 25 poll.…

TV NewsCheck resumes publishing, with stories locked behind paywall

thedesk.net The homepage of the website TV NewsCheck. (Graphic by The Desk) The website TV NewsCheck is publishing news content once again, less than two weeks after its top editors…

Bronny James' draft status could complicate LeBron James' future plans

newsweek.com LeBron James has made his desire to play with his son Bronny before his career is over very public over the years. In February 2022, James told The Athletic his last year…

ESPN’s Jay Bilas Suggests Arresting Court-Storming Fans After Injury to Duke Star: ‘Once They’re On the Court, Don’t Let Them Off’

mediaite.com ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas floated the idea of arresting fans who storm the court in an effort to prevent further injuries to players. The decades-long…

Hollywood Moguls Try a Quarterback Sneak

hollywoodreporter.com Sitting in Pat McAfee’s studio in Indianapolis Feb. 14, NBA commissioner Adam Silver engaged in an extended conversation about the state of streaming sports. McAfee, whose…

3 Steal-of-a-Deal Stocks to Snap Up Right Now

investorplace.com These are stocks you won’t regret snapping up right now In a volatile market, many investors follow the strategy of chasing their winners higher. Money has flooded stocks…

NFL pre-combine mock draft roundup: Where are top QBs projected to go?

newsweek.com Quarterback-needy teams around the NFL—of which there are plenty—are about to get a closer look at a handful of their potential solutions. The 2024 scouting combine kicks…

‘Absolute Morons!’ ESPN’s Mike Greenberg Goes OFF on Critics Blaming Duke Basketball Player for Getting Injured During Court Storming

mediaite.com ESPN’s Mike Greenberg claimed it was the “stupidest among us” that were blaming Duke basketball star Kyle Filipowski for getting injured as fans stormed the court. The…

ESPN and Ryan Clark come to contract agreement despite public dispute

thestreet.com The uncertainty surrounding Ryan Clark is now over. The NFL analyst, who has been ESPN for nine years, has verbally agreed to a deal to stay with the network, according to…

Why Disney needs a corporate CTO, according to one activist investor: ‘Disney will never be valued as a technology firm until it begins to think like a…

fortune.com Walt Disney Co. should appoint a corporate chief technology officer and focus on technology “transformation,” according to one of the activist investors pressing the company…

CEO Bob Iger Slashes Disney Stake by 80%

247wallst.com Investors can learn much by paying attention to how corporate insiders handle positions in their own companies. People may sell shares for various reasons (including buying…

Disney Activist Investor: Studio Should Embrace AI to Create Characters, Improve Parks

hollywoodreporter.com Should Disney release AI-generated Hollywood movies to realize its true shareholder value? A technology “vision” statement from Blackwells Capital — an activist firm run by…

Cam Newton fight prompts Shannon Sharpe to call out "disrespect"

newsweek.com Shannon Sharpe is tired of the disrespect Cam Newton receives, following footage emerging of the former NFL MVP in a physical altercation at a recent 7-on-7 camp in Atlanta.…

Warner Bros. Discovery U.S. Ad Revenues Sink 12% In Q4, Stock Dips

mediapost.com Warner Bros. Discovery's fourth-quarter financial results -- including lower advertising revenue -- drove its stock down nearly 13% in early morning Friday trading to $8.28.…

WATCH: Former NFL QB Cam Newton Attacked By Multiple People at Football Camp

mediaite.com Twitter Cam Newton was involved in a fight over the weekend when several men attacked him at a 7-on-7 youth football tournament in Atlanta. Newton, 34, was in Atlanta for…

E.R. Fightmaster, Tien Tran and Katie Kershaw Team on ‘Jockular’ Queer Sports Podcast From Adam McKay’s Hyperobject

variety.com Adam McKay’s Hyperobject Industries has set up “Jockular,” a podcast from three queer best friends Katie Kershaw, Tien Tran and E.R. Fightmaster — who, along with their…

3 Reasons to Buy Disney Stock Like There's No Tomorrow

finance.yahoo.com Disney (NYSE: DIS) has been a disappointing stock for investors for years. Over the past five years, shares of the entertainment company are down 1.7% while the S&P 500's…

NFL 2024 scouting combine guide: Workout schedule, how to watch and more

newsweek.com Only two months remain before National Football League (NFL) commissioner Roger Goodell takes the NFL Draft stage in Detroit to announce this year's first pick, and draft…

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Chris Paul injury update: What we know about CP3's upcoming Warriors return

newsweek.com Golden State Warriors point guard Chris Paul will not play in Sunday's primetime home game against the defending-champion Denver Nuggets, the team confirmed via its injury…

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newsweek.com Unlock this FanDuel promo code offer and bet $5 on the NBA to win $150 in bonuses. Unlock this FanDuel promo code offer and bet $5 on the NBA to win $150 in bonuses. Sports…

Media companies club together for a joint sport-streamer

economist.com MORE THAN 100m Americans will tune in on February 11th to the Super Bowl, the biggest event in the country’s sporting calendar—and in its television schedules. In 2023 the…

How to Watch the 2024 EFL Carabao Cup Final Live Online

variety.com At the end of a long tournament with more than 90 teams, Chelsea F.C. and Liverpool F.C. are the last two teams standing for the 2024 EFL Carabao Cup Final. The two clubs…

Warner Bros. Discovery’s Good News Couldn’t Obscure the Warning Signs in Q4 Results

variety.com David Zaslav came to market Friday morning with a fourth-quarter earnings report that delivered enviable free cash flow and put another sizable dent in Warner Bros.…

‘We’ve always been here’: Lily Gladstone shares the Native Hollywood talent you need to know

theguardian.com Lily Gladstone made history this year as the first Native American nominated for a Best Actress Oscar, for her starring role in Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon.…

L.J. Cryer, national champ at Baylor, can now lead Houston to same heights

newsweek.com If March Madness ends with Houston cutting down the nets as the title-winning team in the men's NCAA Tournament bracket, the Cougars' leading scorer will accomplish a feat…

Messi, Inc

generalist.com If you only have a few minutes to spare, here’s what investors, operators, and founders should know about Messi, the businessman. Toward the end of the movie Air, Nike…

Major League Baseball Has A Pants Problem, As Players Hate The New Britches

deadline.com I see London. I see France. And if major league baseball players are to be believed, their new uniforms show off their underpants. While MLB officials have claimed that…

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Joel Embiid injury: Nick Nurse shares 'hope' regarding potential return

newsweek.com While no one likes injuries, they're an unfortunate reality of professional sports. Whether you're a benchwarmer or a former MVP, you can only go as your body takes you.…

In the golden age of sports content, traditional sports journalism is disappearing

marketplace.org For sports fans, the golden age of content is now. ESPN reported that multiple talk show programs set new viewership records last month. Athletes are producing podcasts and…

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Game On Or Sellout? This Is How Much EA Sports Offers College Football Players For Their Likeness

benzinga.com Electronic Arts Inc's EA EA Sports has introduced an opportunity for over 10,000 college football players to receive compensation for their appearances in the upcoming video…

One ESPN talent is going public about his contract dispute with the network

thestreet.com ESPN has faced a lot of contract disputes over the years as talents have come in and out of the network. Some of the notable ones include Stephen A. Smith, who was let go in…

Dan Le Batard explains how JJ Redick is leveraging ESPN, 'First Take' to boost himself

thestreet.com JJ Redick was back on ESPN's "First Take" this week, and it's caused quite a stir in the basketball and sports media world. It started because Redick didn't mince words when…

Will AT&T customers get a credit for Thursday's network outage? It might be worth a call

aol.com In the aftermath of Thursday's nationwide telecommunication outage, AT&T customers are wondering whether they will get some sort of credit on their account. The telecom…

Max Will Be Available in Bundle With Mega Sports App, David Zaslav Says

thewrap.com Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav confirmed Friday that the new sports app under development with Fox and Disney will include the ability to access non-sports content.…

Scripps reports Q4 2023 financial results

benzinga.com CINCINNATI, Feb. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company SSP delivered $616 million in revenue for the fourth quarter of 2023. Loss attributable to the…

Is EA’s college-football videogame ‘taking advantage’ of players with $600 payment?

marketwatch.com Electronic Arts Inc. has finally revealed how much it will pay college athletes to appear in its highly anticipated upcoming videogame “EA Sports College Football 25.” A…

‘Where Is Wendy Williams?’: How to Watch the Lifetime Documentary Without Cable

billboard.com All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the…

Former Deadspin Editor Charged in Tucker Carlson Fox News Leak

thewrap.com The FBI charged Tampa media consultant Tim Burke on Thursday with 14 federal crimes related to alleged computer hacks at Fox News on Oct. 6, 2022. Burke’s lawyers argue that…

Herbstreit, Fowler to be voices in EA Sports college football game that will feature every FBS team

abcnews.go.com Kirk Herbstreit and Chris Fowler are in the game Herbstreit, Fowler to be voices in EA Sports college football game that will feature every FBS team Kirk Herbstreit and…

Hulu Picks Up Glen Powell and Michael Waldron Comedy ‘Chad Powers’

thewrap.com Chad Powers, the fake character Eli Manning portrayed as part of ESPN+’s series of shorts, is getting his own TV show. Aptly titled “Chad Powers,” the half-hour comedy comes…

Glen Powell, Michael Waldron Team for Hulu Comedy Series Based on Eli Manning’s Chad Powers Character

variety.com Hulu has ordered the half-hour comedy series “Chad Powers” from Glen Powell and Michael Waldron, Variety has learned. Powell will star in the series in addition to…

Glen Powell to Star in College Football Comedy at Hulu

hollywoodreporter.com Glen Powell is headed back to college — and to Hulu. The red-hot star of Anyone But You and the forthcoming Twisters will star in Chad Powers, a comedy series about a…

Hulu Gives Series Order To ‘Chad Powers’ Comedy Based On Eli Manning Sketch; Glen Powell To Star

deadline.com Hulu has given a series order to Chad Powers, a half-hour comedy based on an Eli Manning sketch that aired on ESPN+. Glen Powell (Anyone But You) will star in the series…

Stephen A. Smith Defends Arguing Pat McAfee Doesn’t Have to Be ‘As Polished’ Because He’s White: ‘Rules Are Different For Us’

mediaite.com Stephen A. Smith isn’t backing down from his claim that his colleague Pat McAfee doesn’t have to be “as polished” as he does due to the simple fact that McAfee is white.…

More Michael Jordan-Bulls drama is the last thing anyone needs

newsweek.com When it comes to athletes who transcend sports and push into the world of popular culture, it's hard to get any bigger than Michael Jordan. The Chicago Bulls star obviously…

Why isn't LeBron James playing tonight? What we know about his ankle injury

newsweek.com LeBron James has been downgraded to out and will not play in Thursday's road game against the Golden State Warriors as he continues to manage a left ankle injury, the Los…

Stephen A. Smith takes his stance on the beef between JJ Redick & Doc Rivers

thestreet.com With the NFL season over and the MLB season still a month away, the NBA is the main draw for fans of sports nowadays (with all due respect to the NHL fans out there). It's a…

ESPN’s Jay Williams Hits Back at Those Upset By His Caitlin Clark Criticism: ‘Please Stop With the Race Baiting Sh*t’

mediaite.com ESPN analyst Jay Williams accused his critics of “race baiting” for the backlash he’s received for his recent comments about women’s college basketball star Caitlin Clark.…

Warner Bros. Discovery Streaming, Profitability to Take Q4 Earnings Spotlight

thewrap.com Warner Bros. Discovery made significant progress towards streaming profitability and debt reduction through cost-cutting in 2023. But the company’s subscriber growth has…

Could the Federal Reserve rule out rate cuts in 2024?

aol.com A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. You can listen to an audio version of the…

Tuned In: Amazon Said To Be Paying Record $120M To Stream NFL Playoff Game

frontofficesports.com Out of the Big Four tech giants, Amazon is the most ambitious about invading live sports. The giant streamer is opening its nearly bottomless wallet for the most valuable…

Paralyzed Veterans of America Announces Renowned Sports Journalist Hannah Storm as 2024 Gala Emcee

benzinga.com WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Paralyzed Veterans of America today announced that award-winning sports journalist Hannah Storm will serve as event emcee for PVA's…

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