Quote of the Day
"He's the ultimate leading man for the organization. Some loathe him. Some love him. No one can ignore him."
-- YAHOO SPORTS' Dan Wetzel, on heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar (SPORTS.YAHOO.com, 7/12).
Evans Picked As LPGA
Fight Or Flight
PPV revenue and gate for UFC 100 show MMA's rising popularity, but will Brock Lesnar's post-fight antics hurt mainstream potential?
Burning Ring Of Fire
Ebersol claims new net may impact Chicago '16 bid, saying, "This one clearly is all on the USOC. ... It is heartbreaking to see the continuing USOC-IOC squabbles get in the middle of it."
Change Of Serve
WTA Tour stays in-house to replace Larry Scott, naming Stacey Allaster as new boss.
The Man With The Golden Gunners
Sports marketer Tom Fox heading overseas to become Gazidis' right-hand man at Arsenal.
Showing Some Bite
CAA Sports makes splash into golf market by securing rights to Greg Norman, GWSE.
The Great Divide
Gretzky launches opposition to Glendale's request for his personal financials.
Cowboys drawing huge crowds for $15 tours of new stadium, months before first game.