Quote of the Day
“It’s disconcerting that ESPN thinks they’re above the law.”
--Yankees Dir of Media Relations Jason Zillo, on the network violating rules set forth by the team by airing Thursday's conference call live (NEWSDAY, 10/19).
Torre Declines Yanks' Offer
Nike expected to launch takeover bid of Umbro as part of effort to dominate global soccer market.
Dan In Real Life
Dan Patrick’s multi-platform deal with SI includes column, blog and Web cast of syndicated radio show.
CBS only NFL TV partner to show ratings gain over last year through Week Six.
Patriots granted access to names of people who sold and bought tickets on StubHub.
Placing Their Bet
DC-based private-equity firm Arlington Capital Partners set to acquire Daily Racing Form for reported $170-190M.
CFL views Bills games in Toronto as threat to league; some see games as precursor to relocation.
Despite presence of highly-touted rookie Kevin Durant, Sonics' marketing campaign focusing on team rather than individuals.
21 Jump Street
Rob Prazmark leaving WMG to revive sports marketing and sponsorship consultancy.
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