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What does NIL mean for agents, attorneys, and colleges?

In the state-led and NCAA-sanctioned move to have athletes in college and now potentially high school athletes (pursuant to state law and...

A Golden Age: The business of content creation, distribution and consumption

There was a time when entertainment meant film, television, stage acting and the music business. It was also a time when media meant the five o’clock news,...
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The Privatization of Sports

At first glance, one might be thinking, but sports are already private endeavors.  Furthermore, privatization normally means moving a business or industry...

Finding Facebook’s Formula

In business, the saying goes you do not need to recreate the wheel. You can find solutions to problems and answers to questions in looking...
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A Summer of Baseball

As many cities, counties, states, and countries come back to life in public, professional sports will be at the center of the return.  America’s...

Gambling – Is it All About The Money?

“Show me the money!” said actors Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Jr. in the iconic film Jerry Maguire.  Like Cruise trying to...

A Story of Timing

Regional sports networks (RSN) are increasingly having a difficult time finding a distribution home meaning less and less sports fans may be seeing their...

Three-Point Stance: Fixing Drug Testing and Investigative Programs in Sports

Whether it was the infamous Ryan Braun incident, Tom Brady and Deflategate or Julian Edelman’s appeal, disputed disciplinary enforcements or lost contract value and reputation based on allegations, it is clear that when it...

What is Quibi, and does the data and market support its launch?

According to Vulture, Quibi is a “subscription-based streaming platform designed to deliver short-form scripted and unscripted content to your cell phone. The name is...

Hello Content: Retreat to Your Corners

Recently, it was reported that Comcast/NBCUniversal was interested in selling its 33% stake in Hulu, the streaming platform, to Disney, which currently...