PGA drama didn’t prevent viewership bogey; Preakness ratings stumble: Sports on TV

Sunday’s wild PGA Championship final round, which saw leader Mito Pereira dramatically stumbled with a double bogey on the 18th hole and Justin Thomas rally from seven strokes down to win in a playoff with Will Zalatoris, averaged 5.27 million viewers on CBS. That’s down from the average of 6.5 million who watched Phil Mickelson … Read more

Weighing whether cryptocurrency, sports and fans are a good combination

Cryptocurrencies and the exchanges they trade on have been a runaway gravy train in sports in the past year, with athletes hawking them in ads, entering teams, arenas inking naming rights deals and even umpires wearing logos. But as evidenced by last week’s crypto crash, there’s a risk when investing in unregulated assets. So should … Read more