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Daniel Kaplan

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

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Barclays Center rep: Seeking ‘strategic partner’

Published in On The Ground on 10 / 20 / 14

SportsBusiness Journal reported this morning that Barclays Center is for sale . This afternoon, arena representatives provided the following statement, attributable to spokesman Barry Baum. “Our goal is to identify a strategic partner as we continue to capitalize on the great performance o...

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09/10/14
SportsBusiness Daily: Goodell Sends Memo On Rice Video

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell today sent a memo to teams that the league tried to obtain the video that showed Ray Rice knocking his then-fiancee unconscious but were turned back by New Jersey police and gaming authorities. His memo came as Giants co-Owner John Mara issued a statement saying ...

09/10/14
SportsBusiness Daily: NFL Concussion Appeal Heads To Court

Oral arguments are scheduled for this afternoon in the appeal of a federal court judge's preliminary approval of the at least $765M settlement of concussion claims brought against the NFL. A group of seven former players, led by Sean Morey , argued to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals that th ...

09/09/14
SportsBusiness Daily: Source: Pegula Pays $1.4B For Bills

A source said that Sabres Owners Terry and Kim Pegula are planning to pay $1.4B to buy the Bills, a figure that would be far and away the most ever paid for an NFL team. The source said that the estate of late Bills Owner Ralph Wilson Jr. chose Terry Pegula from a group of around five bidders. ...

09/08/14
SportsBusiness Daily: New York State OKs Lawsuit Against RBS

A second New York State Court has now given the green light to a lawsuit against Royal Bank of Scotland for its actions during the '10 controversial sale of EPL club Liverpool. While British courts have sided with the club and RBS that its actions were sound, two New York state courts now have agre ...

Tags: Finance, Fenway Sports Group, English Premier League

09/08/14
SportsBusiness Journal: Bouchard likely to change representation

It appears likely that WTA sensation Eugenie Bouchard will switch management agencies by the end of the month. Bouchard’s current representation, Lagardère Unlimited, had been unwilling as of last week to match an offer from IMG t ...

Tags: Events and Attractions

09/08/14
SportsBusiness Journal: Cosell, summer home, Ashe doc intersect

Tennis Channel CEO Ken Solomon’s brush with Howard Cosell in 1978 helped him secure a vital clip for the new documentary, “The Legend of Arthur Ashe.”

Tags: Media

09/08/14
SportsBusiness Journal: Choice of Bills owner said to be near

With final bids due this week for the Buffalo Bills, a potential new owner of the franchise is expected by insiders to be chosen in time for a scheduled NFL finance committee vote on Sept. 17. According to those near to the process, several things were clear about the pursuit: There remain bidder ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies

09/05/14
SportsBusiness Daily: Seau Estate Wants To Move Claim

The estate of late NFLer Junior Seau plans to file a motion in Pennsylvania federal court to remove his claim against the NFL and litigate it in California state court, said Steve Strauss , an attorney for the family. Strauss announced earlier this week the Seau family would opt out of the prelim ...

09/01/14
SportsBusiness Journal: NFL looks for CMO after exec changes

The NFL is conducting a search for a new chief marketing officer after a series of high-level organizational changes that Commissioner Roger Goodell outlined in a memo sent last week to teams and league officials. Grubman ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies

09/01/14
SportsBusiness Journal: NFL, union fight blackout rule repeal

The NFL and the NFL Players Association do not often agree, but there is one subject in the public discussion now on which they are standing together: opposition to a proposed rule at the Federal Communications Commission to lift the controversial blackout policy that prevents local broadcasts of g ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies

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