Quote of the Day
“Doesn't say much about the reliability of the cars, does it? 'Here's some shoes. You're
gonna need them!”
— NBC's Jay Leno, on car makers marketing footwear via licensing deals with shoe companies
("The Tonight Show," 5/16).
- Industry Mourns McCormack's Passing
Back In The
DC's PGA Tour event snaps up new title sponsor after Kemper backed out just one month ago.
The Fun Will
Preakness rating down 14%, but NBC, Visa must be licking their chops as Funny Cide preps for Triple Crown bid in N.Y.
He's Got It
After some coaxing by IMS President, Indy 500 ekes out full 33-card field.
Hamilton Co. Commissioner files $200M antitrust suit against Bengals, NFL.
Details of Big East's counter-offer are scant, but some say Miami's exit to ACC not a done deal.
Spurs shutting Mavericks' Texas territory out of tickets for Western Conference final.
Pasadena-friendly Rose Bowl plan called just a "jumping-off point" for talks with NFL.
Does NBPA President Michael Curry's stated interest in team ownership constitute a conflict of interest?
Conagra's Banquet frozen food brand replaces Protection One as title sponsor of Kansas Speedway's Winston Cup event.
Come On, Come
On, Let's Get Together
Comcast's Brian Roberts tempers comments on ESPN, touts importance of operator-programmer partnership.
Vijay Singh says withdrawal from Colonial is unrelated to Annika Sorenstam.