Gymnast Simone Biles is backing out of her partnership with Cerebral
Gymnast Simone Biles is backing out of her partnership with Cerebral
On Tuesday, the Olympic gold medalist ended her endorsement deal with the telehealth provider, a decision that comes seven months after Cerebral’s medical practices became subject to federal investigation.
December 23, 2022
Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) and the Canadian Premier League (CPL) announced a partnership with TikTok
Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) and the Canadian Premier League (CPL) announced a partnership with TikTok
Yesterday, the Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) and the Canadian Premier League (CPL) announced a partnership with TikTok that includes perks for fans and athletes alike ahead of July’s FIFA Women’s World Cup and the 2026 men’s tourney in North America.
December 21, 2022
NWSL expansion updates from Boston
NWSL expansion updates from Boston
The all-woman investor group behind Boston's expansion bid went public with its plans on Monday after they became one of three finalists — alongside San Francisco and Tampa — to land the league’s 14th franchise, and before the league makes its final call next month.
December 21, 2022
Prospective owners from Boston, Tampa and San Francisco are finalists to land the NWSL's 14th franchise
Prospective owners from Boston, Tampa and San Francisco are finalists to land the NWSL's 14th franchise
Per a Friday report, prospective owners from Boston, Tampa and San Francisco are finalists to land the league’s 14th franchise and are willing to pay up. The highest opening bid is “well over” $40 million, outpacing the $2 to $5 million the NWSL’s last expansion teams paid in 2020.
December 19, 2022
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