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Veteran American sports commentator Beth Mowins will make history on December 3 when she becomes the first woman to call a National Basketball Association regular-season game on ESPN

League, union leaders signal that MLB lockout is likely to be a lengthy one

Gabriel Catrina, chief financial officer at Nordic Entertainment (Nent) Group, has died suddenly after a short illness

Ripley acknowledges MLB labor situation could delay start of DTC offering

Mixed martial arts organisation UFC has signed ‘connected fitness technology’ brand Clmbr to its sponsorship roster in a deal covering the US and Canada.

A Madrid court has once again sided with the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) over the governing body’s decision not to authorise a LaLiga match between Girona and Barcelona in the US city of Miami b…

MLS vice president of media Seth Bacon tells SportBusiness the league would jump at the opportunity to stage annual games on Thanksgiving Day after the historic viewership success of the recent Colorado-Portland game on Fox.

United Soccer League Championship team Charlotte Independence is relegating itself to the third-tier USL League One starting in 2022

Nascar and sports streaming service FloSports have announced a multiyear partnership that will make the FloRacing vertical the new home of Nascar's Roots properties.

The National Hockey League's Vegas Golden Knights have struck a multiyear renewal with the team's official betting partner, BetMGM.

The Sportfive agency is to sell sponsorship packages on behalf of Stars+Stripes, sailing’s reigning World Match Racing Champions.

League, union remain squarely at odds on core economic matters

The Walt Disney Company’s board of directors has elected Susan Arnold, its longest-serving member, as its new chair, as Bob Iger severs his ties with the company at the end of the year.

Leading American stock car racing team Richard Petty Motorsports has sold a majority interest in the company to GMS Racing, in a deal which includes two Nascar Cup Series charters., the California-based digital sports media company, has rebranded as Wave Sports + Entertainment to coincide with extensive growth plans in talent-driven original programming.

Major League Baseball's Oakland A's are reportedly looking to construct a new ballpark on the site of the Tropicana Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip should the team relocate to Nevada

Rivalry generates Fox Sports' biggest regular season college football audience ever