Quote of the Day
"We're not the genteel Kentucky Derby, and I don't think we should aspire to be."
-- Maryland State Delegate Todd Schuler, on Pimlico prohibiting fans from bringing outside beverages to Saturday’s Preakness Stakes
(Baltimore SUN, 5/15).
Calling A Penalty
NHL claims Balsillie's bid for the Coyotes is "premised on several flaws," should be rejected.
Bank of America rebrands title of Cup race to boost visibility of its NASCAR credit cards.
Nike plans to lay off about 5% of worldwide staff, larger cuts than originally anticipated.
Packing A Punch
Pacquaio-Hatton bout draws huge PPV numbers in U.S., a positive sign for struggling sport.
Going Out With A Bang
Pens-Caps, Red Wings-Ducks Game Sevens earn record ratings on local RSNs.
Home Field Advantage
Larry Baer says Giants will maintain territorial rights in San Jose, despite pressure from A's.
Gone, But Not Forgotten
DEI hires Victory Management Group to handle the late Dale Earnhardt's legacy business.
Out Of Gas
Richard Petty Motorsports CEO Tom Redden suddenly resigns Thursday night.