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Chris Hanna

all of our platforms over the course of a given week—particularly in this busy time of the sports season. That immediately shifted the contingency planning to a much faster overdrive, and we had to plan for the most extreme scenarios, including what if there are no live sports at all from an events

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Brody J. Ruihley and Jacob Chamberlin

the sport spectator environment, and many were preparing for a potential suspension of live sports. Every organization planned and reacted differently as the news of the virus seemingly changed by the hour. Nando Di Fino, managing editor for fantasy sports at The Athletic, admits to being “super

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Michael M. Goldman and David P. Hedlund

announced a change to the originally scheduled broadcast in June 2020, which would have coincided with the NBA Finals: As society navigates this time without live sports, viewers are still looking to the sports world to escape and enjoy a collective experience … we hope it can serve as a unifying

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Kevin Hull and Miles Romney

live sports programming in their archive that they can show should events be canceled. For example, ESPN presented 83,340 hr of live studio and event programming in 2019 alone that could be aired again at a later date, if necessary ( ESPN Press Room, 2020 ). In addition, ESPN creates its own original

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Lynley Ingerson, Michael L. Naraine, Nola Agha, and Daniel J. Pedroza

My Teams app is to counter the ‘cord-cutting’ that is happening in the TV industry. People still watch live sports on cable and satellite television, but the growing mobile consumption is what this app will tap into. The My Teams app allows fans to have the same television experience of their chosen

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Ted M. Butryn, Matthew A. Masucci, and jay a. johnson

” ( Raimondi, 2020 , para. 2–3). Further it was revealed that the liability waiver included the “assumption of risk” and holds the UFC harmless if fighters (or media representatives) test positive for the coronavirus. With no live sports to cover, the UFC was seemingly able to force otherwise responsible

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Frederik Ehlen, Jess C. Dixon, and Todd M. Loughead

broadcast professionals, who were producing all Leafs and Raptors games, as well as TFC and Marlies games. At the time, we were producing more live sports than the Canadian Broadcast Corporation (CBC). Interviewer: What was the rationale behind the development of Maple Leaf Square and Real Sports restaurant

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Tang Tang, Christiana Schallhorn, Qing Guo, and Danielle Sarver Coombs

totaled up, on average, an adult in the United States spends just under 6 hr per day watching video content ( Lupis, 2020 ). Much of this time is spent on live sports. In 2019, 154.4 million viewers watched at least 1 hr of live sports each month ( Gough, 2020 ). As sports communication and marketing

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Marissa Banu-Lawrence, Stephen Frawley, and Larena Hoeber

channels broadcast over 10,000 hr of live sports programming per year, including live sports, such as Australian Football League (AFL), cricket, motorsport, netball, and tennis. The organization competes primarily with free-to-air, subscription television, and digital channels. Prior to November 2012, the

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Travis R. Bell

Association (NBA) postponed its season. For sports fans, ESPN has been a ubiquitous epicenter for live sports, analysis, commentary, and debate since the 1980s. Even as media sources for sport have expanded in the digital age, television has remained the leading source for sports news among all demographics