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Daniel Kaplan covers the NFL, finance and tennis for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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ESPN bids French Open adieu after 13 years

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 08 / 03 / 15

Add the French Open to the growing list of properties that are leaving ESPN. In the wake of losing rights to properties like the British Open, U.S. Open golf, NASCAR and the NHRA, ESPN is walking away from the French Open after 13 years. ...

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SportsBusiness Journal: Barclays Center for sale

The Barclays Center is up for sale, with investment bank Evercore Partners expected by next week, sources said, to formally begin selling Forest City Enterprises’ 55 percent stake in the Brooklyn arena. The venue ranks as the most popular arena in the country, based on ticket sales for conc ...

Tags: Finance

SportsBusiness Daily: Bucs CMO No Longer With Club

Buccaneers CMO AILEY PENNINGROTH is no longer with the team. She joined the club in March after 10 years with the Hawks. Bucs President BRIAN FORD confirmed Penningroth was no longer with the club, but declined further comment. She is the second CMO to leave the Bucs shortly after the season sta ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

SportsBusiness Daily: Hawks Hopeful For New Owner By Year's End

Hawks CEO Steve Koonin today said that he is hopeful a new owner of the team will be identified by the end of the year. Koonin’s comment, given while speaking this morning at the '14 CSE Sports Marketing Symposium in N.Y., was the first hint of a timeline given by the team since Managin ...

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On The Ground: SMS 2014: Koonin suggests team could have new controlling owner b ...

Atlanta Hawks CEO and co-owner Steve Koonin said today that he is hopeful a new owner of the team will be identified by the end of the year. Koonin’s comment, given while speaking this morning at the 2014 CSE Sports Marketing Symposium in New York, was the first hint of a timeline given by ...

SportsBusiness Daily: Judge Dismisses Case Against NFL Films

U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson  on Friday dismissed claims against the NFL brought by three former players – Fred Dryer ,  Elvin Bethea and Edward White  – who alleged NFL Films improperly used their images. Two years ago, a large class action suit br ...

SportsBusiness Daily Global: Abbott Inks Deal With Marathon Series

Medical sales company Abbott is set to announce it is title sponsoring the World Marathon Majors, making it the first sponsor for the nine-year-old branded circuit of six races. The four-year deal is believed to be worth a mid- to high-seven figure sum annually. The Abbot World Marathon Majors logo ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship

SportsBusiness Journal: Chargers may fight over L.A.

The San Diego Chargers may try to block the entry of an NFL team into Los Angeles, contending a relocated franchise there would significantly threaten the team’s business. With two other teams, the Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams, free to move after this season and eyeing Los Angeles ami ...

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SportsBusiness Journal: Abbott adds World Marathon Majors deal

For most of its 126 years, Abbott has gotten along just fine without a sports sponsorship. So why did the medical company announce last week it would title the World Marathon Majors? The answer is simple: When the pharmaceutical and health care products company split in 2012, moving its research ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship

SportsBusiness Journal: More NFL teams for London games

Owners last week voted to require teams that are part of a winning Super Bowl bid to give up one home game, to be played in London sometime in the five years following the successful bid. It’s the surest sign yet that the NFL expects to play ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies

SportsBusiness Journal: NFL teams press on

NFL teams are pressing on with marketing efforts geared toward women, including fan clubs, special events and hosting stops by The NFL Style Lounge, a retail show that offers makeovers and female merchandise. The Style Lounge was on display at Bank of America Stadium on Oct. 5 during the Carolina ...

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