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Turner Sports has sold out its available units for next weekend's NBA All-Star Game across the entire three days of festivities in Charlotte in record time.

The Turner Sports division of US cable-television broadcaster Turner Broadcasting System has signed a first-of-its-kind agreement with Caesars Entertainment to develop gaming-themed content for sports...
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Super Bowl advertising sales fell more than six per cent from 2018 according to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek
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NBC Sports has moved its Nascar television programming from Stamford, Connecticut, to its studios in Charlotte, North Carolina, in order to be closer to the series and showcase its talent

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) has appointed Heidi Pellerano as its new chief commercial officer, in a role that will oversee departments including...
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In honour of Super Bowl LIII, SportBusiness Consulting has updated its USA market focus - part of the 2018 SportBusiness Consulting Global Media Report - and made it freely available.
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BeIN Sports has filed an additional carriage complaint with the Federal Communications Commission against US media giant Comcast over an alleged unwillingness to negotiate in their ongoing dispute.

Sports streaming service DAZN has announced details of its new MultiView feature, whereby viewers will be able to watch up to four live or on-demand events at the same time on one screen
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ESPN+ grows from strength to strength. ESPN's OTT streaming service now has more than two million paid subscribers, according to Disney chief executive Bob Iger.
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The NBC Sports division of US media company NBCUniversal has joined forces with golf star Rory McIlroy to launch what it claims is a first-of-its-kind, direct-to-consumer subscription program