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Move Over Mickey, The NBA is Set to Become Disney World’s Star Attraction

Posted on 27th May, 2020 by Alistair Taylor in AFL, Australian Rules Football, Basketball, Broadcast, Bundesliga, CBA, Covid-19, Disney, Disneyland, Docuseries, Earnings, English Premier League, EPL, Espn, ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex, Isolation, La Liga, Live Sports, Michael Jordan, NBA, Nfl, NHL, NRL, Pandemic, Remote, Revenue, Salaries, Social Distancing, Survey, The Athletic, The Last Dance, The NBA, Theme Park, Ufc, Utah Jazz, Virus, Walt Disney and WWE

COVID-19 forced sports leagues to think outside the box for restarting live sports. The UFC wanted to rent a private island, the NRL to ferry players to and from games,…

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The Last Dance – ESPN Raining Threes

Posted on 18th May, 2020 by Alistair Taylor in Adam Silver, Bundle, Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers, Commissioner, Covid, Disney, Documentary, Docuseries, Earnings, Espn, ESPN2, Exclusive Rights, Facebook, GOAT, Golden State Warriors, Hulu, Instagram, Jordan, Last Ride, LeBron James, Live Sporting Content, March Madness, Michael Jordan, NBA, NBA Championship, NBA Finals, Netflix, Nike, On Demand, OTT, Pandemic, Pay-TV Subscription, Phil Jackson, Postponement, Primetime, Sport-centric, Sports Fans, Streaming Service, Svod, Telecast, The Last Dance, The Rock, Threepeat, Tiger King, Undertaker, Viewers and WWE

With the pandemic-enforced postponement of live sports creating an entertainment void for sports fans, US broadcaster ESPN played its trump card to capitalise on the thirst for stimulating content during…

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