Around the Biz 2/20/19: MLB Lets Players Share Highlights on Social, NBCSN’s Pierre McGuire Has Close Encounter With Puck

Here’s a quick roundup of the big news buzzing around the sports-media industry today:

MLB To Let Players Share Highlights on Social Media (SportsBusiness Journal)

Puck Narrowly Misses NBC Sports’ Pierre McGuire, Drills Camera (Awful Announcing)

Networks Setting Strategy for Next Round of NFL Rights; Games on ABC in Play (SportsBusiness Journal)

How FloSports Found Its OTT Niche (Sports Pro Media)

AAF Gets $250 Million Investment, Dismisses Report of Financial Difficulty (CBS Sports)

NBA Ratings Take a Dip (SportsBusiness Journal)

Many Consumers Have 4K Gear, but TV Services Lag (The Boston Globe)

Pac-12 Hopes $500 Million Investment Will Lift All Boats (CBS Sports)

Sky Sports Reclaims PGA Championship Rights (Sports Pro Media)

Hulu Launches Sports-Focused Marketing Campaign (MediaPost)

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