Amazon set to bid for Premier League streaming rights

Should Amazon be successful, the Premier League (soccer) would be its biggest sporting deal, behind previous agreements to stream thursday night NFL matches and ATP tennis. However, with Sky and BT paying a combined £5.14 billion ($6.96 billion) for 168 live matches back in 2015, Amazon will likely need to spend big to acquire what it’s after. – Matt Brian, Engadget http://ift.tt/2lVDxVZ