Barcelona hands over Camp Nou naming rights for a year in an effort to raise money to battle COVID-19 outbreak

Barcelona is stepping up in the battle against the coronavirus by handing over the title rights to the Camp Nou to raise money for research projects to battle the pandemic. The club announced on Tuesday that the stadium’s title rights are going over to the club’s foundation, with all revenue Read more

Pirates’ Cole Tucker jokingly offers child-naming rights to Phillies’ Rhys Hoskins in MLB The Show bet

MLB The Show Players League, a live-streamed video game tournament featuring player representatives from all 30 teams, is as close as baseball fans will get to seeing competition for the time being. But while the MLB awaits a return to the field following the COVID-19 pandemic, its players are honing Read more

Congressman Anthony Gonzalez leans on experience to help craft federal athletes’ rights legislation

It all hit Anthony Gonzalez about 15 years ago during his time as an Ohio State wide receiver. It was tradition for the Buckeyes to sign autographs for fans after games. “As players, you prioritize the kids. So you go through and want to get every single kid,” Gonzalez said. Read more

White House weighing whether to get involved in name, image, likeness rights for college athletes

Name, image and likeness supporters may have a potential new advocate: the Trump administration. A White House spokesman told CBS Sports this week the Trump administration is evaluating whether “it would be appropriate for the federal government to become involved with policy solutions” regarding the fair treatment of college athletes. CBS Read more