Fox Sports Appoints James Shapiro as Executive Producer of South, Southeast, Carolinas, Tennessee Networks

Fox Sports South, Fox Sports Southeast, Fox Sports Carolinas, and Fox Sports Tennessee have named James Shapiro as executive producer for the networks. Shapiro will oversee live event and studio production as well as original content for Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta United, Carolina Hurricanes, Charlotte Hornets, Memphis Grizzlies, Nashville Predators, and select Atlantic Coast […]  More

Ratings Roundup: 16.5 Million Viewers Witness Hectic Finish, Disqualification of Maximum Security at the 145th Kentucky Derby

Ratings roundup is a rundown of rating news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, drama at the Kentucky Derby grabs 16.5 million viewers, the NFL Draft in Nashville concluded with impressive numbers, NBCSN enjoys a prosperous April in ratings that are headlined […]  More

Sports Decision Makers Summit: Athletes, Social Media, the Power To Connect, and the Future of Brand Building

FloSports, the leader in the OTT direct-to-consumer space, which live-streams more than 10,000 competitions a year, has inked a deal with the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA). It’s a milestone for the company: CAA is its first comprehensive college partner and its seventh collegiate entity with a multisport partnership.  More

FloSports, Colonial Athletic Association Ink Four-Year Deal; More Than 300 Games Set to Be Streamed In Year One

FloSports, the live sports event streaming provider that streams more than 10,000 live competitions a year has inked a deal with the Colonial Athletic Association. “We’re excited about the Colonial [Athletic Association] and we want to build the service with them,” says Mark Floreani, FloSports, co-founder and CEO. “We will be working with the schools […]  More

XFL Lands Multi-year TV Deals With ESPN, Fox Sports

The XFL today announced multi-year agreements with ESPN and Fox Sports to televise XFL games starting with its inaugural 2020 season. XFL games will air weekly on broadcast TV (ABC and FOX) complemented by games on cable (ESPN, ESPN2, FS1 and FS2). The XFL TV schedule will feature back-to-back games starting Saturday afternoons at 2 […]  More