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BBC America’s Premier League Darts Hits The Bullseye Online

BBC AMERICA’s new darts series Premier League Darts is proving to be a hit online. The series has generated over 2 million livestream views to-date since its launch on February 1, growing +10x from the first half of the tournament. Livestream views consist of views on BBCAmerica.com and Facebook. Through 12 weeks, Premier ...

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NCAA Launches Transformative Statistics Initiative

The National Collegiate Athletic Association today announced a landmark initiative to transform the digital collection and distribution of intercollegiate sports data. This initiative, conducted in partnership with Genius Sports, a global leader in official sports data and technology services, will benefit the NCAA’s more than 1,100 member institutions across all three ...

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Rockets’ Paul To Host Fifth Annual Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Sports 2018, Airing Sunday, July 22

Nickelodeon has tapped Chris Paul, Houston Rockets’ point guard and NBA All-Star MVP, to host Kids’ Choice Sports 2018, the only show where kids celebrate their favorite athletes and the year’s most unforgettable sports moments in a superstar sports showdown. Airing Sunday, July 22, at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT), Kids’ Choice Sports 2018 will be taped live on Thursday, July 19, from Barker Hangar in ...

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Foley’s NY Pub & Restaurant Offers “The Castig” Burger in Honor of Red Sox Radio Broadcaster

With the Red Sox in New York to play the Yankees this week, Foley’s NY Pub & Restaurant (18 W. 33rd St.), has announced “The Castig Burger” as its stuffed burger of the week. The burger is named after Red Sox radio broadcaster Joe Castiglione and his son, Duke, a longtime ...

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2018 International Champions Cup on ESPN

ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio, ESPNU and ESPNEWS will combine to cover the 2018 International Champions Cup (ICC) presented by Heineken July 20-August 12. The series of 27 international club soccer matches between 18 championship teams will be played in eight countries across North America, Europe and Asia over a three-week period. In addition, ESPN2 and the ...

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Couture, Rutten Among PFL Broadcast Team

The Professional Fighters League (“PFL”) today announced its broadcast team for the 2018 PFL Inaugural season. The team, which consists of MMA legends, world-class athletes, and veteran sports broadcasters will provide in-depth analysis, play-by-play announcements, and fighter background stories and interviews that will engage both long-standing MMA fans and new ...

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Equestrian Lifestyle Network Now Available on Xfinity X1

Ride Television Network, Inc. today announced plans to bring RIDE TV, available as a subscription video on demand (SVOD) service and devoted exclusively to equine sports and lifestyle, to Comcast’s Xfinity X1 platform. Available over the internet on X1, RIDE TV is expected to launch this summer, giving Xfinity X1 ...

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NBA 2K League Partners with HyperX for Its Inaugural Season

The NBA 2K League and HyperX today announced a new partnership that will make HyperX the Official Gaming Headset of the NBA 2K League. The NBA 2K League, the professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., is set to debut May 1 with 17 teams ...

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PFL, ViewLift Partner For MMA OTT Content

The Professional Fighters League (“PFL”) and ViewLift today announced a partnership that will leverage ViewLift’s technology to power the PFL’s digital platforms and bring MMA action, behind-the-scenes footage and statistics and metrics to fans worldwide. This partnership between the PFL and ViewLift will enable PFL to share OTT content, in-depth ...

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The NBA’s Rising Stars on Social that Brands Should Look Out For

With the 2017-18 NBA regular season wrapped up and first round of playoffs underway, opendorse, the leading athlete marketing platform that helps the biggest brands in sports share content on social, has analyzed data over the past season to determine the NBA’s Rising Stars on Social Media. The continued rise of ...

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