Quote of the Day
“It’s a big uphill battle, but I don’t think it’s necessarily out of the question.”
DC Mayor Adrian Fenty, on meeting with the Redskins about potentially moving back to the city (BLOOMBERG NEWS, 3/20).
- return naming rights to the Rangers’ ballpark to the team. While the team declined to comment on whether the financial uncertainty of its former partner is a reason behind the move, Ameriquest announced a large layoff last week and company spokesperson Chris Orlando acknowledges, “We’re evaluating all our market needs.” The Rangers see this as an opportunity to strengthen their own brand, as the facility will now be called Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
DC mayor to meet with Dan Snyder about bringing Redskins back to city.
Mike Gartner resigns from NHLPA; union to hire attorney to look into issues around Ted Saskin’s tenure as Exec Dir.
Wieden & Kennedy’s lack of digital knowledge seen as key reason why Nike is shopping running shoe account
Red Bulls deny report team lost $14M last year.
ISU’s Ottavio Cinquanta says L.A. could lose ’09 World Figure Skating Championships without new U.S. TV deal.
Kobe tops NBA jersey sales in China; Yao down to sixth.
SMG for sale, but AEG has no interest in acquiring accounts.
The Big Bucks?
Mike Conley Sr., whose son plays with Greg Oden at OSU, to open sports agency.