Making the NBA re-start cut is no guarantee that a team is being talked about

2020-07-22T19:58:47+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... With the restart of the NBA just a few days away, we thought we’d look at which teams are generating the most chatter among fans. Our YouGov TeamIndex tool tracks every major league team every day and here we share a sample taken over the month of July to that of June using the Word of Mouth metric. Let's see how the teams compare.

Making the NBA re-start cut is no guarantee that a team is being talked about2020-07-22T19:58:47+01:00

As US sports make plans to return, are fans still engaged?

2020-07-03T14:32:52+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... In the almost complete live sports blackout, teams and leagues have been looking for new ways to maintain fan engagement. From esports to remote drafts, necessity has been the mother of invention for sports marketing teams across America. But how successful have their efforts been in ensuring that sport is still part of the conversation in these trying times?

As US sports make plans to return, are fans still engaged?2020-07-03T14:32:52+01:00

The media is obsessed with Zion Williamson. But wait until you see how excited fans are getting.

2020-04-24T14:11:07+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... The NBA’s most exciting rookie finally hit the courts in January and, since then, Zion Williamson hasn’t looked back. The Williamson brand today feels like one that is seeping beyond the realms of basketball. While Williamson is unquestionably enjoying an impact on the court, can we yet quantify his contribution to audience engagement?

The media is obsessed with Zion Williamson. But wait until you see how excited fans are getting.2020-04-24T14:11:07+01:00

2020 Buzz Report – How the NBA, Premier League and Formula 1 compare around the world

2020-02-06T14:03:43+00:00

BLOG | by James Stibbs ... For the first time in our annual Buzz Report, we’ve examined the buzz which sports properties generate in markets around the world. While you can download the full report here, we also thought it would be interesting to compile some of the data for a blog.

2020 Buzz Report – How the NBA, Premier League and Formula 1 compare around the world2020-02-06T14:03:43+00:00

NBA – Which teams are attracting the most positive chatter?

2019-10-24T19:59:56+01:00

BLOG | by Tracy Schoenadel ... The NBA sparks into life this week, but which teams are providing the brightest flames as the season begins? We took a look at our Buzz metric to see which teams are enjoying the most positivity among the general population – and NBA fans – as the season begins.

NBA – Which teams are attracting the most positive chatter?2019-10-24T19:59:56+01:00

NBA suffers from China crisis – both home and away

2019-10-15T16:48:13+01:00

BLOG | by Scott Horowitz ... As the row between the NBA and the Chinese state dies down, we thought we’d look at the metrics we track on the league to see what, if any, damage the brand sustained. So let’s take a look at the story the data tells us.

NBA suffers from China crisis – both home and away2019-10-15T16:48:13+01:00

Who’s the best NBA draft pick ever?

2019-06-28T10:14:19+01:00

DATA INSIGHTS | by YouGov ... The NBA is holding its draft Thursday evening and everyone is expecting Zion Williamson to go No. 1. Fifteen percent of Americans, and 30 percent of avowed NBA fans, plan to watch the event on ESPN on June 20th.

Who’s the best NBA draft pick ever?2019-06-28T10:14:19+01:00