Quote of the Day

"For the first time ever I watched the finals of a major and I thought, 'I don’t miss Tiger.' That's a big deal for golf."
-- L.A. Times columnist Bill Plaschke, on the final round of the PGA Championship. ("Around The Horn," ESPN, 8/11)
Tuesday August 12, 2014 Vol. 20 — No. 234 Print This Issue

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  • Being Human

    Stewart could begin to lose sponsors even without any criminal charges

    NASCAR team Stewart-Haas Racing yesterday said it is in "close communication" with its 17 official partners and sponsors, and most are "refraining from commenting beyond offering condolences to the family of Kevin Ward Jr.," according to Max Willens of AD AGE. A Bad Boy Buggies spokesperson said that the brand still "is committed" to driver Tony Stewart. Animal rescue firm Code 3 Associates also said it will "remain firmly in support" of the race team. SHR Exec VP Brett Frood said of sponsors, "While they are all thinking about the family and friends of Kevin Ward Jr., they also care about the emotional well-being of Tony, and they are very supportive of him during this difficult time" ( ADAGE.com, 8/11 ). Marketing firm Leverage Agency F ...

  • Model Behavior

    Following Saturday's tragedy, should NASCAR order drivers to stay in their cars while on the track?

  • Man Of The Year?

    Commish candidates to present cases to owners Wednesday.

  • Good Will Hunting

    Spurs would welcome Raiders to SA -- so long as they have controlling interest in the team.

  • Night At The Museum

    Manziel gives NFL Net its most-viewed preseason game.

  • The Best Of Times

    Barbasol to sponsor new PGA Tour event in Alabama.

  • The Crazy Ones

    The Manning brothers resurrect their rap career to promote DirecTV's new Fantasy Zone channel.

  • The Fisher King

    John Henry: I'm not involved with Globe's baseball coverage.

  • Everyone's Hero

    John Mara, Roger Goodell among the sports figures taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge.

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