Bedrick Yobo

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Corp Financial Reporting Manager | Fortune 500 | Miami | $105k-$115k + Bonus + Stock

25 Fortune 500 Companies Who Declared Bankruptcy [2016]

Lehman Brothers

Conor McGregor's UFC 205 knockout a big win for Madison Square Garden, NYC

After a state ban of nearly two decades, ultimate fighting/mixed martial arts made a big comeback in New York on Saturday as UFC 205 drew more than …

Conan O'Brien

English Premier League sells China TV rights for £564m

• Deal with digital broadcaster PPTV is the league’s biggest ever outside UK<p>Three-year contract will start in 2019, when current deal comes to an end<p>The Premier League has signed its richest TV deal outside the UK, cashing in on the boom in the sport in China by signing a three-year deal worth …

Los Angeles Rams break ground on $2.6-billion Inglewood stadium, 'new era' of NFL

The idea came into focus for Stan Kroenke, the billionaire<p>Ramsowner and real estate developer, during a pre-dawn drive around Inglewood’s Hollywood Park racetrack in the summer of 2013.<p>It grew into an audacious plan to transform 298 acres into one of the world's premier sports and entertainment …

California

Deloitte report suggests promotion and relegation would be good for U.S. soccer

Well reasoned backing for a major overhaul of the U.S. system(Ben Fast)In a report that could vindicate the ardent, grassroots support for promotion …

Don Garber

Report: Multiple NBA teams canceling stays at Trump-owned properties

Three teams will not stay at Trump hotels, with other teams considering the same<p>ESPN reports that several NBA teams have stopped staying at hotel …

Report: Sports Media Rights Growth Stabilizing | Broadcasting & Cable

Sports media rights growth is expected to stabilize over the next five years, according to a new report from PwC.<p>PwC sees sports media rights revenue …

NBA uniform ad sales face complications

Oct 10, 2016<p>ESPN.com's sports business reporter since 2012; previously at ESPN from 2000-06<br>• Appears on SportsCenter, ESPN Radio, ESPN.com and with ABC …

Darren Rovell

About 33,000 Falcons PSLs sold, records show

The Falcons have sold about 33,000 personal seat licenses for the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, generating about $181 million, according to the latest …

NFL

College Football Recruiting: Who's Maximizing Their Money?

In college football, recruiting is often called an inexact science as no one can say for sure how a high school player will perform at a Division I program. But given the millions of dollars pumped into the pursuit of teenagers, it should really be looked at as an inexact business.<p>In order to land …

College Football

Secondary Market Cubs Tickets Are Most Expensive For LCS Since 2010, Averaging Over $1,300

The champagne popping continues in Wrigleyville.<p>The Chicago Cubs are heading to the NLCS for the first time since 2003, eliminating the MLB-best St. Louis Cardinals in just four NLDS games and earning their place in the penultimate round of the 2015 postseason. As the Wild Card winner the Cubs will …

Baseball
Basketball

Twitter's TNF ratings short of expectations, per ad buyers

Ratings for Twitter’s second week of streaming <i>Thursday Night Football</i> jumped 34 percent, suggesting that the ambitious effort to bring the NFL to …

Televisions

The NBA is esports’ greatest ally

Traditionalists will tell you gaming doesn’t qualify as a sport. They’ll tell you it will never catch on like football or baseball has on an international level. Then someone you look up to gets behind the esports movement—then another and another. Soon, the movement goes from a trifle you …

Basketball

In an Industry First, ESPN Lands a Major Agency to Pay for Out-of-Home Viewing

It may not be as memorable a milestone as Ohio State establishing itself as the inaugural national champion of the College Football Playoff era or …