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Sunday Night Football drew great ratings for the NFL in Week 7

NFL ratings: Seahawks-Cardinals Sunday Night Football game crushes World Series

The NFL ratings have been one of the biggest stories of the 2020 season and on a night when Sunday Night Football competed with Game...
The 2020-'21 NBA season may start before Christmas Day

NBA rumors: NBA to start 2020-’21 season before Christmas Day?

The NBA season is in the books and the Los Angeles Lakers are champions once again, but the focus is shifting to the 2020-'21 season...
President Trump NFL Ratings

Thursday Night Football ratings plummet opposite presidential debate

The NFL ratings have been one of the biggest stories of the 2020 season and on a night when the league competed against the final...
Super Bowl LIV logo 49ers and Chiefs

NFL News: League open to postponing Super Bowl LV due to COVID-19

The first few weeks of the 2020 NFL season went pretty well as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic plaguing the United States. That changed...
General view of the 2020 MLB World Series

World Series TV ratings lowest ever, raising more questions for sports world

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw did his thing on the bump. Former AL MVP Mookie Betts drove in multiple runs...
Super Bowl LIV logo 49ers and Chiefs

NFL rumors: League to push Super Bowl to March?

The 2020 NFL season has been hit hard by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. That has included multiple outbreaks of the virus throughout the league and...
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Washington Football Team name may stay the same for 2021 NFL season

After sponsors threatened to back out and minority owners put pressure on him, Washington Football Team owner Daniel Snyder finally decided...
San Francisco 49ers QB Jimym Garoppolo on Sunday Night Football in NFL Week 6

NFL ratings: ‘Sunday Night Football’ slides again for Rams-49ers Week 6 game

It matches a recurring trend we've seen for much of the NFL season, with NBC largely being impacted the most by it.
Erik Jones during NASCAR Alsco Uniforms 500

Erik Jones finalizing a deal with Richard Petty Motorsports for 2021

Erik Jones is finalizing a deal to join Richard Petty Motorsports in the famed No. 43 car for the 2021 season, according to Adam Stern.
Washington Football Team owner Daniel Snyder

Washington Football Team faces more alarming allegations, including threat from Daniel Snyder

Donald Wells, who worked for Snyder as the director of the cheerleading squad from 1997-2009, detailed a moment when Snyder allegedly threatened him.
Las Vegas Raiders v Kansas City Chiefs

Why the NFL needs a bubble to save its 2020 season

Things have taken an alarming turn within the past two weeks and the fate of the regular season and NFL Playoffs could now be in jeopardy.
Lakers' LeBron James during 2020 NBA Finals against the Heat

WATCH: Lakers’ LeBron James gifts daughter a house for her sixth birthday

The all-time great is now adding to his real estate portfolio. However, it's now what you think.
Oakland Athletics president Billy Beane

Billy Beane set to leave the A’s for business venture with Red Sox owner

Billy Beane has been a member of the Oakland Athletics front office at some level since 1990. He helped create the metrics around the MLB...
NFL TV Ratings

NFL ratings: ‘Sunday Night Football’ takes another hit for Vikings-Seahawks game

NFL ratings have been a major backstory through the first five weeks of the 2020 season.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Tom Brady vs. Chicago Bears in NFL Week 5

NFL ratings: ‘Thursday Night Football’ Buccaneers-Bears game offers mixed results for NFL

Thursday Night Football returned to FOX to kick off Week 5 of the NFL season and with it came a ratings boost for the league and network. However, the news wasn't all positive for the NFL and FOX following Thursday night's Tampa Bay Buccaneers-Chicago Bears game.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell

NFL expected to implement a bubble for NFL Playoffs due to COVID-19?

The NFL is pushing forward with its 2020 season through the COVID-19 pandemic and an outbreak, postponing one game and rescheduling another before Week 5....
Dodgers-Astros 2017 World Series

Tickets for 2020 World Series in Texas already sold out

The first two rounds of the 2020 MLB Playoffs have been played without fans in attendance due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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NBA Finals Game 3 between Lakers-Heat draws lowest TV ratings ever

It's becoming a concerning and widespread trend around the Association. Since the NBA season resumed at Walt Disney World in Orlando in late July, interest...
Philadelphia Eagles players vs. 49ers on Sunday Night Football

NFL ratings: ‘Sunday Night Football’ takes another hit for Eagles-49ers game

The NFL ratings have been one of the biggest stories in sports this fall and the dip in viewership continued for NBC's Sunday Night Football in Week 4 with the Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers game taking a hit.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell during 2020 season

NFL considering multiple bubbles for remainder of 2020 season?

After three weeks without any hiccups during the COVID-19 pandemic, the NFL has already lost one Week 4 game and another is in jeopardy after...
New York Jets QB Sam Darnold helped the NFL ratings steady on Thursday Night Football

NFL ratings: Broncos-Jets ‘Thursday Night Football’ draws steady numbers in Week 4

The NFL ratings have been the biggest story of the 2020 season, even amid the COVID-19 pandemic. With Week 4 kicking off with an unappealing...
NBA logo during game at Walt Disney World in Orlando

NBA Playoffs: TV ratings down a stunning amount from last season

Fans around the world were itching to get live team sports back after pretty much every professional league suspended action back in March due to...

Lakers’ LeBron James tops jersey sale list

(Reuters) - Despite being tucked away in a COVID-19 quarantine bubble, Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James remains the most popular player when it comes to...
Lakers star LeBron James against the Raptors at Walt Disney World

NBA Finals odds: Bettors overwhelmingly going with Lakers over Heat in Game 1

The Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat are set to do battle in Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Finals in Orlando Wednesday evening.