Although the US Women’s National team received significant interest during its soccer World Cup triumph, female team sports leagues have struggled mightily in the United States. How can these leagues generate sufficient interest to survive in the long run?
Billions of dollars are spent on illegal sports wagering every single year, which sparked Adam Silver to publicly state his desire to legalize sports betting. Is it time for all leagues to permit sports gambling?
As NCAA Power 5 conferences continue to rake in tens of millions of dollars annually in TV rights deals, student-athletes still receive almost no direct financial compensation. With millions of people tuning in to marquee events, are NCAA basketball and football players really student-athletes or just athletes?
Rashad McCants publicly called out UNC for its poor academic standards for student-athletes. Colleges have ripped off student-athletes with their strict policies, and the NCAA’s greed will come back to bite collegiate athletics if it does not appropriate treat the student-athletes.