Quote of the Day

"I'd like to get to the point where, when you talk about the great pro sports organizations in the world, the Portland Timbers are on that short list."
-- MLS Timbers Owner Merritt Paulson, on the team’s success since joining MLS in ’11 and his goal for the future. (FAST COMPANY, 4/ '14 issue)
Tuesday April 1, 2014 Vol. 20 — No. 139 Print This Issue

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  • Four-Point Play?

    Ancillary events in Dallas are a 30-minute drive from the game-site in Arlington

    While a "tournament-record attendance is assured" for the Final Four on Saturday and Monday at AT&T Stadium, what is "not assured, despite the ticket demand and financial success of the event, is a return to North Texas by NCAA administrators," according to Jimmy Burch of the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM. Although local organizers "remain optimistic that future Final Fours will be held in Arlington, the venue is merely one of eight finalists under consideration to host another men's event" between '17-20. Most competing sites "offer something DFW cannot: walkable access between the games and ancillary events such as Bracket Town and the March Madness Music Festival." Even with the "best sports venue on the planet in AT&T Stadium, th ...

  • Let's See That Again

    MLB sees smooth adoption of replay system on Opening Day.

  • Saturday In The Park

    FS1 taps Jeter to star in a new spot urging viewers to tune in to net's MLB coverage.

  • L.A. Story

    Yasiel Puig prepares for his first full campaign in '14, and the Dodgers are ready to reap the benefits.

  • Follow The Leader

    Yankees, Dodgers lead all MLB teams in social media metrics.

  • Portlandia

    Timbers' unique business model now a blueprint for MLS.

  • The Last Ride

    After a 23-year partnership, surfing legend Kelly Slater decides to part ways with Quiksilver.

  • Easy Being Green

    Rondo overcomes early jitters in debut as a CSNNE analyst.

  • Editorial Control

    What did NFL ask be cut from upcoming "Draft Day" film?

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