Featured Story

Miller Lite Renews Deal To Sponsor New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 19 / 14

New Hampshire Motor Speedway officials on Friday announced that Miller Lite has extended its deal to sponsor the track for another three years. The deal keeps Miller Lite as the "Official Beer Sponsor of New Hampshire Motor Speedway" through the '17 racing season. NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski , wh...

Read More

More Stories

06/22/01
Learfield Opens New Branch

The MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL reported that MO-based multimedia company Learfield Communications has opened an office in East Memphis, TN, under Tiger Sports Properties (TSP) and will begin managing t

Tags: Colleges, Memphis Grizzlies, News & Opinions

06/22/01
Final Nielsen Weekend Ratings

The following lists final Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR Golf: U.S. Open - 1st Round 6/14 NBC 3:00-6:00pm 2.9/10 Golf: U.S. Open - 2nd Round 6/15 NB

Tags: ABC, Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Basketball, CBS, Colleges, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Golf, Horse Racing, Los Angeles Lakers, MLB, Motorsports, NASCAR, NBA, NBC, NCAA, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Nielsen, Philadelphia 76ers, Soccer, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

06/22/01
Names In The News

HOW TO RUIN YOUR CITY''S OLYMPIC BID: In Toronto, Jim Byers reports, "At a bizarre news conference yesterday, Mayor MEL LASTMAN apologized — no fewer than 25 times — for a ''joke'' in which

Tags: Baseball, Basketball, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians, Colleges, Football, HBO, Hockey, IMG, MLB, NBC, New York Giants, New York Yankees, NHL, Olympics, People and Pop Culture, Tennis, Time Warner, YankeeNets

06/21/01
Names In The News

HOOPS APLENTY: NBA HOFer and NBC basketball analyst BILL WALTON yesterday became the "first person inducted into the GRATEFUL DEAD''s new Hall of Honor." Walton: "This is as great an honor as I''ve ev

Tags: Baseball, Basketball, CBS, Champ Car World Series, Colleges, ESPN, Hockey, Kansas City Royals, Los Angeles Lakers, Motorsports, NBA, NBC, NCAA, News Corp./Fox, NHL, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, Walt Disney

06/21/01
New Bowl Game In Colorado?

Colorado Springs Sports Corp. officials "are exploring the possibility of creating a college bowl game, which would be held" at Air Force Academy''s (AFA) Falcon Stadium, "ideally between" the Big 12

Tags: Colleges, ESPN, USOC, Walt Disney

06/20/01
UVA Closer To Arena Goal

The RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH’s Jeff White reported that the Univ. of VA (UVA) "has moved significantly closer to its goal of building a new basketball arena," as the school announced that an anon

Tags: Colleges, News & Opinions

06/20/01
Marketplace Round-Up

NIKE: In Baltimore, Heather Lloyd reports, "Some Nike athletic shoes and all work boots are being banned from Baltimore''s jail complex because inmates were found to be fashioning weapons from the sho

Tags: Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers, Coca-Cola, Colleges, EA Sports, Football, Golf, Hockey, LPGA, Motorsports, NCAA, NFL, NHL, Nike, Tennis, Wieden Kennedy

06/20/01
Media Notes

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:30pm ET 30-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with Red Sox-Devil Rays, followed by Orioles 3B Cal Ripken announcing his retirement. The first non-MLB re

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Orioles, Baseball, Basketball, Boston Red Sox, Boxing, Champ Car World Series, Cleveland Cavaliers, Colleges, ESPN, Golf, Los Angeles Lakers, Minnesota Timberwolves, MLB, Motorsports, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Nielsen, Portland Trail Blazers, Sports Illustrated, Media, Tampa Bay Rays, Time Warner, Toronto Blue Jays, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

06/19/01
Fox' RMSR Gets Local Home

FSN started airing its half-hour "Rocky Mountain Sports Report" ("RMSR") from new Denver studios Sunday night, according to Dusty Saunders of the ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, who noted the show previously "ha

Tags: Basketball, Colleges, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Media, Utah Jazz

06/18/01
Names In The News

In London, Matthew Garrahan reports FIFA President SEPP BLATTER "faces a six-month prison sentence or a large fine if he repeats certain comments about the DASSLER family, a shareholder in ISMM, which

Tags: Colleges, FIFA, Football, Motorsports, NBA, NCAA, NFL, Soccer, Speedway Motorsports Inc., People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug