Archive for July, 2017

Digiday Research: Sports Illustrated scales VR with Everest – Digiday

DigidayDigiday Research: Sports Illustrated scales VR with EverestDigidayWhen Madison Mountaineering and video studio Endemol Shine Beyond approached Sports Illustrated to partner on an immersive VR experience that captured a harrowing climb up Mount E…

Wednesday’s Sports Briefs – FOXSports.com

The Indian ExpressWednesday's Sports BriefsFOXSports.com”Just because metrics show robust ratings and attendance doesn't mean we shouldn't be experimenting and piloting with formats that will keep the sport attractive,” Scott said. ”I…

Michigan Sports Business Conference adds student startup competition, tech showcase – Crain’s Detroit Business

Michigan Sports Business Conference adds student startup competition, tech showcaseCrain’s Detroit BusinessOrganizers for the sixth annual Michigan Sports Business Conference have added a sports startup competition for student entrepreneurs and tech sh…

AAU game featuring LaMelo Ball, Zion Williamson goes on despite large crowd – ESPN

ESPNAAU game featuring LaMelo Ball, Zion Williamson goes on despite large crowdESPN"They oversold this," a law enforcement official told ESPN.com. "Way oversold." The drama surrounding the game wasn't relegated to the buildup, a…

Youth, amateur sports teams boost Space Coast tourism – Florida Today

Florida TodayYouth, amateur sports teams boost Space Coast tourismFlorida TodayThe Space Coast's climate, its sports facilities and its beaches have helped lure high school and college baseball, softball and lacrosse teams from throughout the count…

Ben Finfer talks Bears and baseball on Sports Feed – WGN-TV

WGN-TVBen Finfer talks Bears and baseball on Sports FeedWGN-TVThat was the case on Wednesday's Sports Feed, when the bulk of the talk concerned the Bears' moving into Training Camp at Olivet Nazarene University. But we didn't forget that th…

Sources: Ravens’ Joe Flacco to miss 1st week of camp with back injury – ESPN

ESPNSources: Ravens' Joe Flacco to miss 1st week of camp with back injuryESPNDoctors told Flacco and the team that a week of rest can calm down the back issue. Flacco hurt it while lifting weights and then underwent an MRI, a source told ESPN's…

Cavs’ Dan Gilbert: Pacers could have acquired more for Paul George – ESPN

ESPNCavs' Dan Gilbert: Pacers could have acquired more for Paul GeorgeESPNThe Cavs believed they had a tentative agreement on a deal that would have sent George to Cleveland, Kevin Love to Denver and Gary Harris and other pieces to Indiana. The Pac…

Elgin police use sports to connect with youth – Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldElgin police use sports to connect with youthChicago Daily HeraldElgin police officers participate in a variety of youth sports activities, including year-round indoor soccer and basketball games, plus softball, baseball, golf and e…

Cavs owner downplays Kyrie Irving strife, expects star to be at camp – ESPN

ESPNCavs owner downplays Kyrie Irving strife, expects star to be at campESPNGilbert and Altman would not even confirm that the trade request occurred, even though it has been widely reported since ESPN's Brian Windhorst broke the news Friday. When …