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What We’re Reading: January 11

January 11, 2017

eSports is an exciting and growing field within the broader world of sports – but what do eSports actually entail?  We checked out a few reads this week that give background on the industry as well as information on recent developments and some exciting upcoming contests. For a quick recap of some of the big… Read more

What We’re Reading: January 5

January 5, 2017

As we wrap up the bowl season and look forward to the final College Football game of the year, we thought this was an ideal time to examine some of the most interesting storylines of the College Football post season, including the future of bowl games from a financial perspective and the issue of players… Read more

What We’re Reading: December 23

December 23, 2016

With the holiday season approaching, we figured it was an appropriate time to turn towards the most festive of sports topics: labor negotiations. This week we take a look at some interesting developments in the NBA and MLB, including the new Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBAs) outlined for both organizations. The NBA November 1st to December… Read more

What We’re Reading: December 15

December 15, 2016

Baseball’s annual Winter Meetings typically make for great theatre, and this year’s installment in Maryland certainly did not disappoint.  Numerous marquee names switched teams via trade and several free agents signed lucrative deals as teams continue to jockey for position ahead of the upcoming 2017 season.  With baseball’s hot stove season now in full swing,… Read more

What We’re Reading: December 8

December 8, 2016

Back in May, Mark McClusky of Wired declared that “tech-enabled owners have helped turn the NBA into North America’s most forward-thinking sports league.”  Indeed, with virtual reality (VR) technology, people from Boston to Beijing will have access to the courtside experience typically reserved for the likes of Jack Nicholson and Spike Lee.  With teams and… Read more