ESPN and Disney on Friday announced a deal to broadcast an NFL-inspired eSports championship series in which players face off on computers instead of turf.
Keith Jackson, whose 54-year US television sportscasting career included stints on the NFL and NBA plus the Olympics, died Friday, his family said. He was 89.
It is a paradox pitting popularity against relative pittances -- e-sports have exploded into the global consciousness but the big money has not yet appeared pitchside, or screenside.
The NBA management sends out a reminder to all players and coaches on the ruling that requires them to stand for the USA’s national anthem before every games.
With the NFL's top sponsorship and premium seating revenues, the Dallas Cowboys were named the world's most valuable sports team Wednesday by Forbes magazine in its annual top-50 ranking.