Featured Story

Braves Expected To Name Development Team For Mixed-Use Project

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 30 / 14

The Braves as soon as this week are expected to announce a "deal with the development team that will oversee" a $400M mixed-use development near their new Cobb County ballpark. Sources said that the club "will tap a joint venture team" that includes Fuqua Development, Pope & Land Enterprise...

Read More

More Stories

10/16/02
Boom Boom HuckJam Tour

Skateboarder Tony Hawk has the "most novel arena tour of the season, the curiously named" Boom Boom HuckJam — a "glitzy rock ''n'' roll circus on wheels, with action sports and music stars ... un

Tags: Events and Attractions, Walt Disney

10/07/02
ManU To Embark On U.S. Tour

Manchester United''s (ManU) first U.S. tour in over 20 years will begin with a July 23, 2003, game in Seattle and end with an August 3 contest in NJ, according to the N.Y. TIMES. ManU CEO Peter Kenyon

Tags: Events and Attractions, Manchester United, Soccer, YankeeNets

09/25/02
Ryder Cup's New Tone

The 34th Ryder Cup — canceled last year due to the September 11 terrorist attacks — begins Friday at The Belfry in England, and in DC, Leonard Shapiro reports "security is tight" with unifor

Tags: Callaway Golf, Events and Attractions, Acushnet, Golf, Nike, USA Networks

09/19/02
IN Sports Corp. Loses $2.69M

Empty Seats Leave IN Sports Corp. In The Red The IN Sports Corp. (ISC) lost about $2.69M on the World Basketball Championships (WBC), which were held from August 29-September 8 in Indianapolis, accord

Tags: Basketball, Colleges, Events and Attractions, NCAA

09/12/02
Charlotte Seeks BASS Event

The BASS Masters Classic "appears headed to Charlotte in 2004 if area leaders can raise $550,000 in incentives by the end of the month," according to Rick Bonnell of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, who notes

Tags: AHL, ESPN, Events and Attractions, Walt Disney

09/09/02
World Championships Suffer

While IN Sports Corp. (ISC) President Dale Neuburger confirmed the World Basketball Championships "did not reach financial expectations because of poor ticket sales," he "dismissed suggestions that th

Tags: Basketball, ESPN, Events and Attractions, NBA, Walt Disney

09/09/02
A Successful U.S. Open

A crowd of 25,210 turned out for yesterday''s Pete Sampras-Andre Agassi men''s U.S. Open final. A record night session crowd of 23,164 was in attendance for the Serena Williams-Venus Williams final Sa

Tags: Events and Attractions, Tennis, USTA

09/06/02
U.S. Open News & Notes

Day 11 of the U.S. Open drew 39,921 fans, 18,042 for the day session and 21,879 fans for the night session. Total attendance is 531,205. Last year''s U.S. Open drew a record crowd of 639,343 (THE DAIL

Tags: CBS, Events and Attractions, Tennis, USTA, Viacom

09/05/02
U.S. Open News & Notes

A crowd of 39,748 attended Day Ten of the U.S. Open yesterday in N.Y., 19,159 for the day session and 20,589 for the night session. The ten-day total is 491,284. Is U.S. Open Set For “Great Torch

Tags: Events and Attractions, Puma, Tennis, Wilson Sporting Goods

09/04/02
Men's Tennis Seeks Attention

CNBC''s "Business Center" last Friday profiled Lleyton Hewitt, the No. 1-ranked men''s tennis player, and CNBC''s Carl Quintanilla said Hewitt "is finding that tennis fans are rather choosy about thei

Tags: ATP, Events and Attractions, IMG, Interpublic Group of Cos., Nike, NikeTown, Octagon, Tennis

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug