Twitter accounts for two sports websites were suspended Monday after the NFL and other groups filed a number of complaints under a copyright law. The complaints, sent to Twitter, alleged certain tweets by @Deadspin and @SBNationGIF violated copyright infringement protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, according to a review of documents provided by the social media company. They also requested specific tweets to be removed.
Sponsorship spending on the National Basketball Association and its 30 teams totaled $739 million last season, up 8.9 percent from the previous year’s $679 million, according to research from IEG, part of WPP’s ESP Properties.
Top TV marketers in the daily fantasy sports category, DraftKings and FanDuel, didn’t miss a beat amid “insider trading” deal concerns that rose last week -- with weekly entry fees posting more than $20 million for each operator.
The final match of the 10-game post-Women's World Cup Victory Tour for the U.S. Women's National Team will take place on Dec. 16 against China PR at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. The match will kick-off at 7 p.m. CT and be broadcast on FOX Sports 1.