“The Ball” Within a Cultural Context

The Ball, a reality/docu series following a non-traditional basketball tournament, would fit well within basketball’s preexisting media structure, complementing elements of broadcast basketball while also bringing new, modern component’s to basketball fans. Supported Elements: Sports betting Currently, “$150 billion is wagered illegally on sports every year in the U.S.” As the conversation around legalizing sports gambling progresses and the cultural engrossment of brackets and betting around tournament predictions continues, The…

April 3, 2019