Leagues sell data to cash in on legal betting

General Jan 8, 2020

Leagues sell data to cash in on legal betting

U.S. professional sports leagues struck out in their quest for a cut of sports betting money by claiming they needed payments to help protect the integrity of games. They also fumbled an attempt to claim a share of betting proceeds by saying the games are ...

Panthers' Christian McCaffrey a double All-Pro pick

More Sports / Football Jan 4, 2020

Panthers' Christian McCaffrey a double All-Pro pick

Christian McCaffrey's versatility and superb statistics helped him to a rare double: The Carolina Panthers running back has made The Associated Press NFL All-Pro Team at two positions. McCaffrey rushed for 1,387 yards and 15 touchdowns while catching a phenomenal 116 passes for 1,005 yards ...

NFL may add 'sky judge' to avoid repeat of blunder

More Sports / Football Mar 2, 2019

NFL may add 'sky judge' to avoid repeat of blunder

NFL executives are studying the possibility of adding a "sky judge" to help protect officials from botched calls such as the one that denied the New Orleans Saints a berth in last month's Super Bowl. Troy Vincent, the NFL executive vice president of football operations, ...