February 12, 2024

Why Three Media Giants Are Betting on Sports Streaming

by The Journal

While the National Football League was getting ready for yesterday’s Super Bowl, major news was announced that caught high-level NFL executives off guard: Disney, Fox and Warner Bros. Discovery said they are teaming up to create a new sports streaming service. WSJ’s Joe Flint explains what we know about the new venture and how it could change sports broadcasting.

Further Reading:

-ESPN, Fox and Warner Team Up to Create Sports Streaming Platform 

-Why Three Media Giants Made a Hail Mary Bet on Sports Streaming 

Further Listening:

-ESPN’s Big Bet on an F-Bomb-Throwing YouTube Star 

-How Americans Watch Sports is Changing 

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