Quote of the Day
“I always wonder how you’ll do the crossword puzzle on the Internet.”
Former N.Y. Times sportswriter Ira Berkow, on more newspaper content moving online (THE DAILY).
- individual schools’ Web sites to augment national marketing plays; the debate continues around the NBA’s 19-year-old age minimum; THE DAILY presents our annual list of shoe and apparel deals; New Orleans reiterates it’s ready to host big events; and some question whether John McCain is being disingenuous by inviting visitors to his Web site to make their tournament picks.
NBA considers staging future All-Star Weekend in Europe.
The Drive Alive
Ford’s ten-year extension with Cowboys includes training camp naming rights.
UFC talks with ESPN; inches closer to HBO deal.
Tiger defends limited playing field of new PGA Tour stop in DC; Mickelson, media implore complaining players: don’t bite the hand that feeds you.
Upshaw says NFL, NFLPA near agreement on conduct policy.
Nike using nearly all its big- name athletes in Asian advertising push.
& The Cruisers
TMS President Gossage denies latest rumors that have him going to IRL.
THE DAILY goes One-on-One with the former N.Y. Times sportswriter Ira Berkow.