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Finish Line Reports Dip In Q4 Earnings Despite Uptick In RevenuePublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 27 / 15
Finish Line reported a decline in Q4 earnings and "warned that profits in the current year may miss expectations," as the sports-apparel retailer has "struggled lately in a retail environment dogged by more promotions and lower mall traffic." The company's earnings fell 5% to $40.8M despite revenues...
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with the return of Heat C Alonzo Mourning, followed by Raptors-Heat. The first non-basketball report, at 6
In a continuing look at the NBA marketing to Hispanic fans, the SACRAMENTO BEE''s Scott Howard-Cooper wrote that while the Kings, "like most NBA teams, have been slow in reacting to Spanish-speaking f
CBS'' coverage of the NCAA men''s basketball tournament is averaging a 5.8/13 Nielsen rating, down 2% from last year''s 5.9/13 through the same point, when the event "finished with its lowest overall
Mavericks F Eduardo Najera was acquired by the team "partly because they wanted one of the most popular athletes in Mexico to have a similar role in the large Spanish-speaking community in Dallas, a s
Procter & Gamble''s Old Spice deodorant brand has signed on as the official sponsor of Russian soccer team Spartak. The Old Spice logo appear on the team''s uniforms, and team players will "be availab
CBS'' 5.8/13 overnight Nielsen rating for its NCAA men''s basketball tournament coverage through Sunday is down 3% from last year''s 6.0/12. Saturday''s regional finals drew a 6.8 preliminary rating,
The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR "NHL On ABC": (regional) 3/24 ABC 1:00-4:00pm 1.2/3 LPGA: Nabisco Champ.
TX Tech signed men''s basketball coach Bob Knight to a five-year deal worth "at least" $4.5M, or $900,000 a year, "including no-incentive based bonuses and just $12,000 in base salary" in ''01, accord
THE DAILY continues "Spons-o-Meter," a comprehensive list of official corporate sponsors of various leagues and governing bodies. Today: The Southern Conference. Host Communications administers and se
IT''S ALL TAT: N.Y.-based Fifty Rubies Marketing''s Dakkan Abbe, who came up with the idea of corporate tattoos on players, on the NBA saying that it would prohibit the tattoos: "What if they found ou