Major League Baseball and the National Hockey League are joining forces. In what is billed as a "groundbreaking new partnership," MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM) is taking over the NHL's Web operations, apps, streaming video and NHL Network in January 2016.
Today, the NHL Network is launching NHL Tonight: 2014 Sochi Edition, a live highlights show that will run immediately following the Latvia-Switzerland telecast. In this week's Data Points we learn how Olympic viewers like to be marketed to. Finally you'll never guess who the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue's newest model is.