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TuneIn Partners with National Basketball Association to Broadcast Live Audio of NBA Games to Fans Worldwide

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TuneIn, the world’s largest audio network, today announced a multiyear partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA), which will include live play-by-play of NBA preseason, regular season and postseason games in the United States beginning with the 2016-17 season on TuneIn Premium. The partnership will provide TuneIn Premium users with ...

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Wilson Sporting Goods Co. And The Assocation Of Volleyball Professionals Extend Partnership To 2020

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Wilson Sporting Goods Co., and the Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP), today announced they have extended their partnership through 2020. As part of this relationship, Wilson will provide the AVP with a newly-redesigned AVP- branded Beach Volleyball to be used during the 2016 AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour. Wilson has ...

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Topps Signs Cleveland Indians Shortstop Francisco Lindor to Exclusive Topps Authentics℠ Deal

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One of the top shortstops in Major League Baseball is joining the Topps Authentics℠ roster in an exclusive multi-year deal. Francisco Lindor is the latest rising star to sign with Topps Authentics. Topps will offer signed memorabilia of jerseys, balls, bats, and oversized Chrome® Rookie Cards on Topps.com. I’m excited ...

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Another Monumental Sports Business Surprise

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Ted Leonsis has always been known to zig while the establishment in sports, entertainment and film zags. So while it may have come as a little bit of a surprise today when his company, Monumental Sports and Entertainment, announced its new sales partnership team, it probably didn’t surprise those in ...

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Aaron Leads Off ‘Major League Legends’ Series On Smithsonian Channel

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This will be worth locating Smithsonian Channel on your pay TV lineup, if somehow you haven’t already… “The Hammer of Hank Aaron” is the first in Smithsonian’s “Major League Legends” series, debuting this week. The documentary focuses on Aaron’s sometimes overlooked role in the early post-integration days of Major League ...

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Live Spring Training baseball for 34 straight days begins Tuesday

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Beginning tomorrow, MLB Network will feature live Spring Training baseball for 34 straight days and comprehensive coverage of every MLB camp with the return of 30 Clubs in 30 Days. MLB Network’s Spring Training game schedule features more than 200 games, beginning with the defending AL East champion Toronto Blue ...

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The Basketball Tournament presented by Jack Link’s® Protein Snacks Announces Record $2 Million Prize and Sites

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The Basketball Tournament (TBT) presented by Jack Link’s® Protein Snacks today announced that they have doubled the winner-take-all prize money to $2 Million for 2016, with the winning team’s fans sharing 10 percent of the prize: $200,000. The open-to-all, single-elimination, summer basketball event will be open to applicants starting April ...

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Champion Autographs added to 2016 Topps® Allen & Ginter® Baseball

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What do a tennis Grand Slam champion, an Olympic gold medalist, a boxing champion and a national champion football coach have in common? They are all going to be in 2016 Topps® Allen & Ginter® Baseball. Allen & Ginter trading cards feature an eclectic mix of subjects ranging from hand-painted ...

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ESPN teams up with LISC to support new basketball courts in five local communities

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Young people in five cities will be able to shoot hoops on newly renovated basketball courts through a new national collaboration focused on improving the quality, safety and accessibility of courts in low-to-moderate-income neighborhoods. The Home Court Program, a pilot launched by ESPN and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), ...

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NESN.com Launches NESNFuel.com

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NESN.com, one of the top 15 sports websites in the U.S.*, recently launched NESN Fuel, a new digital property focusing on automotive content. NESN Fuel will serve as the car enthusiast’s home for everything automotive, featuring both written and video content on an array of topics including: Consumer Car Information ...

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