"The Boardroom": Watch Now on ESPN+
The first two episodes of "The Boardroom" are now streaming on ESPN+.
Episode 1 is an athlete-first look at the business of sneakers, from signing a rookie "merch deal" to developing a signature shoe line and marketing a brand globally. Featured guests include Kyle Kuzma and PJ Tucker. Plus, a look at Steve Stoute's sneaker shop Stashed and the intersection of sports and culture with Don C. Watch it here.
Episode 2 explores what it really mean to own a sports team and what the job entails. Steve Ballmer, Josh Kroenke, and Rick Welts help break down everything from the purchase process to the day-to-day aspects of the job to the future of team ownership and venues. Plus, we visit the LAFC with Peter Guber. Watch here.
"The Boardroom" is executive produced by Kevin Durant and Rich Kleiman, and features host Jay Williams and correspondent Jordan Schultz.