Big Ten Uses Tech To Connect With Fans

When your basketball tournament and spring sports schedule are canceled by the COVID-19 pandemic, what do you do? Big Ten Network Director of Digital Content Chris Malcolm says Zoom... See More

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When your basketball tournament and spring sports schedule are canceled by the COVID-19 pandemic, what do you do? Big Ten Network Director of Digital Content Chris Malcolm says Zoom and other tools help several editorial teams at the network work from home while telling new stories in different ways. Sharing lessons and memories from 10 years and three Stanley Cup titles as the man behind the Twitter handle for former Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville’s mustache, he also discusses his time covering “The Last Dance” Bulls as an online editor at the Chicago Tribune.

When your basketball tournament and spring sports schedule are canceled by the COVID-19 pandemic, what do you do? Big Ten Network Director of Digital Content Chris Malcolm says Zoom and other tools help several editorial teams at the network work from home while telling new stories in different ways. Sharing lessons and memories from 10 years and three Stanley Cup titles as the man behind the Twitter handle for former Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville’s mustache, he also discusses his time covering “The Last Dance” Bulls as an online editor at the Chicago Tribune.

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Stu Hothem

Stu Hothem has covered some of the biggest events in sports across TV, radio and the web. As a researcher with ABC, CBS and ESPN, he worked on the Super Bowl, Olympics, World Cup and X Games. At FOXSports.com, he integrated content and interactive features with FOX Sports broadcast and cable programming. He managed the editorial team at NASCAR.com and also worked in the sanctioning body’s integrated marketing communications department. His professional career began at WFAN, the nation’s first all-sports radio station, following his time at the Rutgers radio station as a play-by-play announcer, talk-show host and general manager.