Scripps Sports launched on Thursday to compete with regional and national sports packages
Scripps Sports launched on Thursday to compete with regional and national sports packages
The broadcast company — famed for organizing America’s national spelling bee competition — launched Scripps Sports on Thursday to compete regional and national sports packages.
December 19, 2022
The PHF announced plans to double its salary cap ($750K to $1.5 million) for the 2023–24 season
The PHF announced plans to double its salary cap ($750K to $1.5 million) for the 2023–24 season
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The PHF announced plans to double its salary cap for the 2023–24 season on Wednesday, and didn’t stop there, announcing a splashy All-Star weekend yesterday — two major steps towards luring top talent from the PWHPA and solidifying itself as a power player in the budding women’s hockey space.
December 16, 2022
NWSL: Protect the players
NWSL: Protect the players
The NWSL and its Players Association (NWSLPA) published findings from its joint investigation on Wednesday, sharing that over half of the league’s 12 teams were negligent with respect to widespread misconduct and outlining the league’s necessary areas of improvement.
December 16, 2022
Clinique inked a deal with English rugby star Holly Aitchison
Clinique inked a deal with English rugby star Holly Aitchison
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As part of its rugby-centric #GameFace campaign, Clinique beauty brand inked a deal with English star Holly Aitchison yesterday as England prepares to host the next women’s World Cup in 2025.
December 14, 2022
WNBA nears its expected two-team expansion announcement - where next?
WNBA nears its expected two-team expansion announcement - where next?
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Oakland is mounting a full-court expansion press. Yesterday, two-time WNBA defensive player of the year Alana Beard provided an update on her dream of bringing women’s basketball to NorCal, a timely reminder as the W nears its expected two-team expansion announcement.
December 14, 2022
A reported bid has been submitted to buy the NBA’s Phoenix Suns and the WNBA’s Mercury
A reported bid has been submitted to buy the NBA’s Phoenix Suns and the WNBA’s Mercury
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Things are heating up in Arizona — a bid has reportedly been submitted to buy the NBA’s Phoenix Suns and the W’s Mercury.
December 12, 2022
WNBA determining how to get more cash in players’ pockets to forgo international offseason
WNBA determining how to get more cash in players’ pockets to forgo international offseason
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Following Brittney Griner’s safe return home thanks to a prisoner swap with Russia, the WNBA is exploring a “full-out transformation” of its economic model to ensure players are paid enough to forgo playing internationally in the future.
December 12, 2022
NCAA is on the hunt for a media consultant
NCAA is on the hunt for a media consultant
The NCAA is on the hunt for a media consultant to play an instrumental role in negotiating broadcast terms for around 30 NCAA national tournaments that will soon head to market, per a Tuesday report.
December 09, 2022
Insurance brand Aflac announced marketing campaign for women’s March Madness
Insurance brand Aflac announced marketing campaign for women’s March Madness
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Most of Aflac’s media spend during next year’s March Madness will be directed towards the women’s tournament — the brand will run more than 30 spots during the tourney, compared to 10 during the men’s event.
December 09, 2022
LPGA and PGA to create a mixed team event starting in 2023
LPGA and PGA to create a mixed team event starting in 2023
According to a Monday report, the QBE Shootout will become a mixed team event starting next year, an initial step towards the PGA’s longstanding aim to organize more competitions featuring the best female and male golfers.
December 07, 2022
Canadian Women’s professional soccer league to launch in 2025
Canadian Women’s professional soccer league to launch in 2025
Two Canadian soccer legends announced Monday that the country’s first-ever professional women’s league will aim to begin play in April 2025, with two markets and two major sponsors already booked.
December 07, 2022