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Discussions continuing for potential large-scale gaming takeover

Pact with exchange platform adds to team-level activity in fertile space

NBC Sports Next has acquired golf course revenue-management system RevTechPlus, a move which complements the company's tee time online booking service GolfNow.

Fosun International, the Chinese conglomerate which owns Wolverhampton Wanderers, has ended its search for fresh investment in the English Premier League football club by bringing in US finance and technology…

Full arenas, high vaccination rate among players give commissioner reasons for optimism

American state is the first in US to reach historic industry milestone

Major League Rugby has appointed former Octagon and DC United executive Harry Hardy as its new chief commercial officer

The National Women’s Soccer League has appointed veteran soccer executive Marla Messing as the organization's interim chief executive amid the search for a full-time commissioner.

Major League Baseball is reportedly planning to develop a nationwide streaming service that would allow subscribers across the United States to watch in-market games without the need for a cable television…

US-based technology giant grows existing relationship with the league

The National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Lakers have become the latest NBA franchise to sign blockchain provider Socios.com as a sponsor.

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Tyler Tumminia, commissioner of the Premier Hockey Federation. Eric and Chris also discuss major ticketing-related deals involving SeatGeek and Vivid Seats, the backing of LeBron James’ The SpringHill Company by a group of top-tier investors, and the completion of Arctos Sports Partners’ $3bn (€2.59bn) investment fund.

David Baker has announced that he is retiring from his position as president and executive director of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, a role he has occupied since January 2014

The National Basketball Association's Washington Wizards are expanding their presence in Israel by striking a deal with Israeli-based renewable energy company Energix

Washington Spirit majority owner Steve Baldwin has reportedly told club investors that he plans to sell the National Women's Soccer League team amid widespread pressure from players and fans

How will sports entities make the most of the opportunity presented with the rapid emergence of social audio platforms? Senior executives from the National Basketball Association, Seven League, and Twitter join us to discuss.

Texas-based entity looks to accelerate its activity with pro teams