SBD/Issue 57/This Week's SBJ
Published December 4, 2003
See this week’s issue of SportsBusiness Journal as well as www.sportsbusinessjournal.com for these stories and more.
THIS WEEK'S HEADLINES
|•||This week’s cover story profiles NASCAR's new head man - Brian France.|
|•||NFL shows $19.4M loss on tax return.|
|•||Old-time hockey flourishes outdoors in Edmonton.|
|•||Foot Locker renews for NFL catalog, online business.|
Taking a final look at the arenas opening this fall.
|•||Hornets hit sophomore slump in ticket sales.|
|•||AFL banks on regional cable to increase reach.|
U.S. Open Champ Andy Roddick signs deal to become endorser for Rolex; U.S.
Army renews sponsorship of AFL.
NYC2012 and the USOC face condemnation and penalties stemming from Dick
Pound's World Anti-Doping Agency; comments after more preview tours of Athens.
After not getting satisfactory offers from ESPN or anyone else, NHL
appears ready to wait it out before cutting a new TV deal; CSTV to stage
first consumer promo with Coca-Cola.
& Agents: Two of four Raiders reported to have tested positive for
THG hire lawyer David Cornwell; Octagon's Clifton signs pitcher Hasegawa.
|•||Campus Beat: Sonoma State uses shares in racehorses to help boost athletic department scholarship fund; Villanova field house ATM will also distribute tickets to students.|