Featured Story

Time To Submit Your Entry For The Sports Business Awards

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on

Who stands above all others in the sports business world? Submit your entry for the '15 SPORTS BUSINESS AWARDS by Friday, January 9 . We’re looking for the best in 15 categories, including: Sports Media Sports Television Digital Sports Media To see the full list of categorie...

Read More

More Stories

08/16/01
Names In The News

LENO LAND: NBC''s Jay Leno, on PRESIDENT BUSH attending Tuesday''s Braves-Rockies game at Coors Field: "Where does he find the time in his busy schedule? He even sat in his favorite seats in the far,

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Basketball, Colleges, Colorado Rockies, Football, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Sparks, MLB, NBC, NCAA, News Corp./Fox, NFL, People and Pop Culture, Tennis, Time Warner

08/16/01
Metrodome Loses On Final Four

While "one might think" the NCAA men''s basketball Final Four weekend "would bring riches to the host site," the Metrodome was "left seeing red after" the event this past April, according to Brian Ham

Tags: Colleges, NCAA

08/16/01
Univ of MI Logo On BGN Car

The Univ. of MI (UM) "will have its famous block ''M'' logo plastered" on Elton Sawyer''s No. 98 Ford in Saturday''s NASCAR Busch Series NAPAonline.com 250 at MI Int''l Speedway, according to Angeliqu

Tags: Colleges, Motorsports, NASCAR, TBS/TNT

08/16/01
ACC Basketball On Sunday Night

The ACC released its ''01-02 men''s basketball schedule yesterday, and the "most significant developments" are 18 nationally televised games to be played on Sunday nights, according to Barry Svrluga o

Tags: Colleges, ESPN, News Corp./Fox, Media, Walt Disney

08/15/01
Names In The News

READY FOR A BIG STEP: USA TODAY''s Oscar Dixon reports STEPHANIE READY, an assistant coach for the Coppin State College men''s basketball team the past two years, will be introduced tomorrow as the as

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Basketball, Colleges, Colorado Rockies, Dallas Stars, Golf, Hockey, NBA, NBDL, NHL, Southwest Sports Group, People and Pop Culture, Texas Rangers, Time Warner

08/15/01
Memphis Reduces Budget Deficit

The Memphis COMMERCIAL APPEAL’s Phil Stukenborg reported "the Univ. of Memphis (UM) athletic program cut its losses in half during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2001." UM AD R.C. Johnson s

Tags: Colleges, News & Opinions

08/15/01
Louisville Seeking New Turf

The Louisville COURIER-JOURNAL’s Eric Crawford reported Univ. of Lousiville (UL) AD Tom Jurich said that he "is prepared to put an artificial surface in the 3-year old" Papa John’s Cardina

Tags: Colleges, Green Bay Packers, News & Opinions

08/15/01
Executive Transactions

RIDING INTO THE SUNSET: In Chicago, Neil Milbert wrote Arlington Park promoted former Exec VP STEVE SEXTON to President, replacing former President & CEO SCOTT MORDELL, who resigned to become Duchosso

Tags: Baseball, Churchill Downs Inc., Cincinnati Reds, Colleges, Golf, Horse Racing, Motorsports, NBA, NBDL, PGA Tour, People and Pop Culture

08/15/01
Miami Players Get Insurance

The Ft. Lauderdale SUN-SENTINEL’S Andrea Szulszteyn reported that Univ. of Miami QB Ken Dorsey and six other Hurricanes players have taken out insurance policies to protect themselves from "lost

Tags: Colleges, News & Opinions, NFL

08/15/01
New Tact Selling Sponsorships

The Charleston POST & COURIER’s Rick Nelson reported "two major sponsors…will contribute $10,000 each" to support the ‘02 Southern Conference Basketball tournament to be held in Gree

Tags: Colleges, News & Opinions

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug