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Dele Alli: Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings after gesture at Wembley – BBC News

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Dele Alli apologised after the match “for any offence caused” Fifa has opened disciplinary proceedings against Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli after he gestured with his middle finger during England’s match against Slovakia on Monday. Television pictures showed Alli’s gesture during the 2-1 World Cup qualifying victory at Wembley. The 21-year-old said it was a “joke with good friend” Kyle Walker. It is thought the case will not be dealt with…

Operation ClownFace: Barstool Sports’ Roger Goodell Towel Stunt – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Roger Goodell returns to Foxborough tonight to attend his first regular-season game since the 2015 AFC championship, when the drama of Deflategate first stirred. Technically it’s not the commissioner’s first trip to Gillette Stadium, but it’s his first real visit since suspending quarterback Tom Brady for four games and cementing his status among Patriots fans as Public Enemy No. 1. Goodell attended the Patriots’ preseason opener on Aug. 10, a…

Songs We Love: Sports, ‘Making It Right’ – NPR

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist hide caption toggle caption Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist There should be an industrywide rule that only acts of quality are allowed to name their project something wholly impossible to Google. Luckily for Sports — a Philadelphia-via-Gambier, Ohio twee-punk four-piece — it makes the cut. It’s been two years since we last heard new music from this young…

Disney Plots Streaming, From ‘Star Wars’ and Marvel to Pay-Per-Sports – New York Times

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Mr. Iger said Disney is also working on five original, live-action, Disney-branded movies that will be delivered exclusively through the service. Additionally, it will offer a handful of original Disney-branded shows, several original TV movies, recent seasons of Disney Channel hits and 7,000 episodes of older shows. Newsletter Sign Up Continue reading the main story Thank you for subscribing. An error has occurred. Please try again later. You are already…

NBC Sports Takes Early Shot at Goal of Marketing NHL – Variety

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

To get the National Hockey League’s many players enthused about the league’s coming season, NBC Sports pitted them against serious competitors: a passel of kids. In an athletic complex in Stamford, Conn., players including Dylan Larken of the  Detroit Red Wings and Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks surprise squads of hockey acolytes. The change in the kids’ faces upon learning who they are squaring off against masks the day’s…

Operation ClownFace: Barstool Sports’ Roger Goodell Towel Stunt – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Roger Goodell returns to Foxborough tonight to attend his first regular-season game since the 2015 AFC championship, when the drama of Deflategate first stirred. Technically it’s not the commissioner’s first trip to Gillette Stadium, but it’s his first real visit since suspending quarterback Tom Brady for four games and cementing his status among Patriots fans as Public Enemy No. 1. Goodell attended the Patriots’ preseason opener on Aug. 10, a…

Disney Plots Streaming, From ‘Star Wars’ and Marvel to Pay-Per-Sports – New York Times

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Mr. Iger said Disney is also working on five original, live-action, Disney-branded movies that will be delivered exclusively through the service. Additionally, it will offer a handful of original Disney-branded shows, several original TV movies, recent seasons of Disney Channel hits and 7,000 episodes of older shows. Newsletter Sign Up Continue reading the main story Thank you for subscribing. An error has occurred. Please try again later. You are already…

Songs We Love: Sports, ‘Making It Right’ – NPR

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist hide caption toggle caption Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist There should be an industrywide rule that only acts of quality are allowed to name their project something wholly impossible to Google. Luckily for Sports — a Philadelphia-via-Gambier, Ohio twee-punk four-piece — it makes the cut. It’s been two years since we last heard new music from this young…

Songs We Love: Sports, ‘Making It Right’ – NPR

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist hide caption toggle caption Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist There should be an industrywide rule that only acts of quality are allowed to name their project something wholly impossible to Google. Luckily for Sports — a Philadelphia-via-Gambier, Ohio twee-punk four-piece — it makes the cut. It’s been two years since we last heard new music from this young…

Operation ClownFace: Barstool Sports’ Roger Goodell Towel Stunt – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Roger Goodell returns to Foxborough tonight to attend his first regular-season game since the 2015 AFC championship, when the drama of Deflategate first stirred. Technically it’s not the commissioner’s first trip to Gillette Stadium, but it’s his first real visit since suspending quarterback Tom Brady for four games and cementing his status among Patriots fans as Public Enemy No. 1. Goodell attended the Patriots’ preseason opener on Aug. 10, a…

Redefining Sports Media For The Female Fan: Q&A With Ashley Wellington-Fahey, Founder Of The Relish – Forbes

Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017

Twitter The Relish Sports CEO, Ashley Wellington-Fahey with Warriors star, Stephen Curry. This Q&A with Ashley Wellington-Fahey originally appeared on Starters, as part of the Starters Live Chat series, where members of the Starters community can ask questions and gain insight from leaders working at the intersection of sports and technology.  Ashley Wellington-Fahey is the Founder & CEO of The Relish, a 360 sports media brand that caters to female…

Songs We Love: Sports, ‘Making It Right’ – NPR

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist hide caption toggle caption Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist There should be an industrywide rule that only acts of quality are allowed to name their project something wholly impossible to Google. Luckily for Sports — a Philadelphia-via-Gambier, Ohio twee-punk four-piece — it makes the cut. It’s been two years since we last heard new music from this young…

Operation ClownFace: Barstool Sports’ Roger Goodell Towel Stunt – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

Roger Goodell returns to Foxborough tonight to attend his first regular-season game since the 2015 AFC championship, when the drama of Deflategate first stirred. Technically it’s not the commissioner’s first trip to Gillette Stadium, but it’s his first real visit since suspending quarterback Tom Brady for four games and cementing his status among Patriots fans as Public Enemy No. 1. Goodell attended the Patriots’ preseason opener on Aug. 10, a…

StatMuse lets you ask a sports question and hear a response from an NFL star – TechCrunch

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

StatMuse, the sports statistics database that can be queried using natural language inquiries, just announced that it’s become the second startup accepted into the NFL Players Association’s accelerator. As a refresher the accelerator, called The One Team Collective, was built to help smaller startups get access to player licensing rights in return for equity. We first wrote about Statmuse when it was accepted into Disney’s accelerator in 2015, then again…

Blizzard unveils plans for new e-sports arena in Los Angeles – The Verge

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

Blizzard’s ever-growing e-sports ambitions will soon have a new home. Today, the game developer announced plans for an e-sports arena in LA. Officially called Blizzard Arena Los Angeles, the new space will be situated at legendary TV production facility Burbank Studios, and will open next month. Blizzard says the arena “has been custom-tailored to support an exciting live-event experience for local attendees and broadcast audiences around the world.” In addition…

Songs We Love: Sports, ‘Making It Right’ – NPR

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist hide caption toggle caption Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist Sports. Jess Flynn/Courtesy of the artist There should be an industrywide rule that only acts of quality are allowed to name their project something wholly impossible to Google. Luckily for Sports — a Philadelphia-via-Gambier, Ohio twee-punk four-piece — it makes the cut. It’s been two years since we last heard new music from this young…

Stitches: Sports Pope smokes Carton – New York Post

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

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Urban Meyer driven ‘insane’ by Herman, Muschamp blaming inherited players – CBSSports.com

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Urban Meyer knows a thing or two about respectfully replacing legends. Twelve years ago, Ohio State’s current coach started a successful run at Florida just four seasons after Steve Spurrier left the Gators. In late 2011, he became the first permanent coach following the firing of Jim Tressel. On Saturday, Meyer will coach against Oklahoma’s Lincoln Riley, who himself is three months into taking over for the…

Craig Carton, Sports Radio Host, Is Accused of Ponzi Scheme – New York Times

Posted: Thursday, September 07, 2017

The station’s owner, CBS Radio, said it had suspended Mr. Carton pending an investigation and was cooperating with the authorities. The acting United States attorney in Manhattan, Joon H. Kim, said Mr. Carton and his co-defendant, Michael Wright, “deceived investors and raised millions of dollars through misrepresentation and outright lies.” William F. Sweeney Jr., the head of the F.B.I.’s New York office, added that the two men tried to “pay…

New York sports talk radio star arrested for Ponzi-like scheme involving concert tickets – CNBC

Posted: Wednesday, September 06, 2017

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