Quote of the Day

"If we get a few more weeks down the road and he can’t raise enough money, I’m going to tell him sayonara."
-- Hurricanes Owner Peter Karmanos, on prospective buyer Chuck Greenberg finalizing an ownership team. (Raleigh NEWS & OBSERVER, 8/2)
Wednesday August 2, 2017 Vol. 23 — No. 231 Print This Issue

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  • Center Spot

    Adidas will continue to outfit all MLS clubs, as well as providing the league match ball

    MLS and Adidas have signed a six-year extension of their partnership through '24. Both sides did not disclose the terms of the agreement, but industry sources said that the extension is valued at $700M. Adidas will continue as the league’s official supplier, outfitting all MLS clubs and their affiliated youth clubs, as well as providing the league match ball. MLS and Adidas will formally announce the deal later today at a press conference ahead of the All-Star Game in Chicago. The renewal builds upon a partnership that has existed at some level since the league's inception in '96, when three clubs had deals with the brand. Adidas signed a leaguewide partnership in '04 with a 10-year, $150M pact. That agreement was amended in ...

  • Travel Agent

    Sources: NFL could do combo deal with Legends Hospitality, On Location Experiences.

  • Coin Of The Realm

    WME-IMG nets $1.1B in cash, valuing agency at $6.3B.

  • On The Attack

    Sounders enlist WME-IMG to assist in nailing down a jersey, pitch sponsor.

  • High-End Car

    IOC guarantees L.A. at least $200M from future auto deal as part of city taking '28 Games.

  • A Mighty Wind

    Canes' Karmanos says team's price could rise from $500M.

  • Home Away From Home

    Jaguars sign their first U.K. sponsor for the team's games in London.

  • Prime Rate

    Amazon buys U.K. media rights to the ATP for what is thought to be as much as $13M a year.

  • Bienvenido a Miami?

    MLS owners could vote to approve Beckham's Miami expansion deal, but Don Garber has stopped short of a guarantee.

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