Featured Story

Time To Participate In The 2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 20 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * How often do you watch live sports on a mobile device? ...

Read More

More Stories

02/25/98
GEORGE HAS GOT HIS GUND POINTED TO NHL'S ESCALATING SALARIES

Sharks Owner George Gund was interviewed in a Q&A by Mike Geursch of the SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS. Gund, on if he has thought about selling the team: "It depends on if we can find additional revenue, eit

Tags: Franchises, San Jose Sharks

02/25/98
CHICAGO IS ABL'S KIND OF TOWN, BUT THEY'LL HAVE TO WAIT

The ABL will announce a new franchise for the ''98-99 season, and Carol Slezak of the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES writes that Chicago is "in the running," but it is "going to take a miracle" to get the team. AB

Tags: IMG, Leagues and Governing Bodies

02/25/98
SCHOOL DAZE: UNIV. OF WA INKS DEAL WITH PAUL ALLEN'S ASM

Paul Allen-owned Action Sports Media (ASM) has signed an eight-year marketing deal with the Univ. of WA to market and sell sponsorship packages for Husky athletics that will include signage in five at

Tags: Nike

02/25/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

In N.Y., Neal Travis reported that Marquee Group CEO BOB GUTKOWSKI has pitched a story to "Law and Order" creator DICK WOLF "about a certain athlete''s story and what a great TV series it would make"

Tags: NBC, New York Jets, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

02/25/98
SPORT IN SOCIETY CENTER RELEASES '97 RACIAL REPORT CARD

Northeastern Univ.''s Center for the Study of Sport in Society released its ''97 Racial Report Card today, its ninth edition. The report analyzes the racial composition of players, coaches and front o

Tags: MLB, NBA, NCAA, NFL, Sports in Society

02/25/98
FOX BROADCASTING SEEKS ASSISTANT BRAND MANAGER

Fox Broadcasting is seeking an individual with a knowledge and interest in sports to be responsible for developing and executing marketing plans for video and computer game releases. This will include

Tags: Classified Advertisements, News Corp./Fox

02/25/98
WOMEN'S SPORTS MARKETING CONFERENCE MARCH 19 & 20 IN NYC

Strategic Research Institute offers its second annual event for marketers to capitalize on the boom in women''s sports. Topics include corporate sponsor opportunities, media coverage, athlete endorsem

Tags: ABC, Anheuser Busch, Classified Advertisements, Fila USA, Nike, Reebok, Walt Disney

02/25/98
MEDIA NOTES

PATRICK''S DAY? USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke reports that while CBS is targeting ESPN''s Mike Patrick for its NFL coverage, ESPN has increased its offer to keep Patrick from $500,000 to "the $600,000-$70

Tags: Cablevision, CBS, ESPN, Miami Marlins, Madison Square Garden, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, News Corp./Fox, NFL, San Jose Sharks, Media, UPN, Viacom, Walt Disney

02/25/98
PEPSI'S MLB INITIATIVE DESIGNED TO HIT GRASS-ROOTS LEVEL

PepsiCo is putting the "bulk" of its MLB sponsorship dollars behind a sampling program, "Takin'' It To The Fields," designed to get Pepsi, Pepsi branded coolers and equipment bags onto the fields of t

Tags: MLB, PepsiCo

02/25/98
DIAMONDBACKS ON THE SOLES OF THEIR SHOES? LOGO-MANIA HITS AZ

The D''Backs will use "at least three different logos" this season, according to Pedro Gomez of the ARIZONA REPUBLIC. There is the "well-known A" logo which has been predominantly seen. Other logos in

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Franchises

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug