Around the Biz 4/26/19: While Amazon Joins Sinclair in the RSN Bidding, Pro Leagues Dive Deeper Into Sports Betting

Here’s a quick roundup of the big news buzzing around the sports media industry today:

Amazon May Join Sinclair in Bid for Regional Sports Networks (The New York Post)

Professional Leagues Continue to Go All-In on Sports Betting (TV NewsCheck)

CBS and Viacom Move Closer to Merger Talks (Variety)

WWE Shares Fall After Wrestling Body Posts First-Quarter Loss (CNBC)

AT&T CEO Expects DirecTV to Keep NFL Sunday Ticket Exclusively (Variety)

ESPN2 Simulcasts NFL Network’s Good Morning Football Thursday and Friday (Awful Announcing)

Sony Returns To Profit On Games, Spotify (TV NewsCheck)

Scenario Project Finds the Future Isn’t What It Used to Be (MediaPost)

Comcast Q1 Profit Beats Estimates, Olympics Comparison Dings NBCUniversal (Deadline)

Where Can You Find the Most 4K Programming? (The TV Answer Man)

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