JohnWallStreet: Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs High Profile Fight to Air Exclusively on DAZN

Schaefer told ESPN that PPV is “going to be bigger than ever” and projected that existing PPV records are going to fall.

JohnWallStreet: Disney Supports Ballot Initiative

The Walt Disney Company spent $20 million in support of a ballot initiative, which passed on November 6th, that will give Florida voters the right to prevent the expansion of casino gambling (and sports betting) within the state.

JohnWallStreet: Sports Fans Love Women in Sports

A newly released Nielsen survey indicated that 84% of sports fans - across 8 key global markets, including the U.S. and U.K. - hold an interest in women’s sports. While interest in...

New York Islanders to Play 2019-2020 Home Schedule at NYCB Live’s Renovated Nassau Coliseum

Crain’s New York Business has reported hearing whispers that the New York Islanders will play the entirety of their 2019-2020 home schedule (and presumably the ’20-’21 home schedule) at NYCB Live’s renovated Nassau Coliseum - the club’s home from 1972 through 2015.

JohnWallStreet: NCAA’s Limitations to Student Athletes

NCAA cannot “limit [the] compensation or benefits related to education” that are awarded to student-athletes competing in Division I men’s and women’s basketball or the football Bowl Subdivision.

Playing With Money: What You Need to Know About Esports Sponsorships

As more and more non-endemic sponsors pour money into esports, brands are demanding similar metrics to their traditional sports sponsorships measurement.

JohnWallStreet: Showtime Fight Between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury Tracking to Surpass 300K Buys

Showtime has yet to release the final viewership figures for their December 1st boxing match between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, but The Ring’s Mike Coppinger has reported that the fight is tracking to “surpass 300K buys.”

Horseshoe Casino, Ravens Announce Marketing Agreement

The 2nd-ever partnership between NFL team and casino Horseshoe Casino Baltimore announced a multi-year marketing deal with the Baltimore Ravens on Friday that will allow the casino to use team...

JohnWallStreet: Mexican Soccer League Exploring a Potential Merger With MLS

Liga MX President Enrique Bonilla recently disclosed that the Mexican soccer league has explored a potential merger with Major League Soccer; a proposed superleague would include clubs in upwards of 50 North American markets.

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