Featured Story

CBS Could See Strong Audience For Arkansas-Kentucky Hoops

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 27 / 15

The undefeated Kentucky men’s basketball team tomorrow plays its final regular-season game against a ranked opponent – No. 18 Arkansas – on CBS at 4:00pm ET. UK’s three CBS games to date this season have averaged 2.6 million viewers, with its top CBS audience on Dec. 13 again...

Read More

More Stories

02/19/97
PLOT THICKENS AS SAN DIEGO APPROACHES D-DAY ON STADIUM

San Diego-based telecom company Qualcomm and the San Diego City Council "have hammered out an $18 million, up- front cash deal that would place the company''s name on the city''s stadium for 20 years,

Tags: Facilities, NFL, San Diego Chargers

02/18/97
49ERS GET READY TO FIGHT FOR THEIR RIGHT TO A NEW HOME

The S.F. Board of Supervisors is expected to approve placing a $100M stadium bond issue for the 49ers on the ballot for June''s special election, according to Edward Epstein of the S.F. CHRONICLE. For

Tags: Facilities, NFL, San Francisco 49ers

02/18/97
STADIUM NOTES

The RCA Dome may be changing names "if some members of Indianapolis'' City Council have their way." They want RCA signs removed from the stadium to protest parent company Thomson Consumer Electronics'

Tags: Facilities, NHL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, USTA

02/18/97
REDS THREATEN SUIT, RELOCATION UNLESS THEY GET NEW STADIUM

After the Bengals'' announcement of plans for a new riverfront football stadium on Thursday, the Reds "threatened" a lawsuit Friday if they too don''t get a new stadium on the riverfront, according to

Tags: Cincinnati Bengals, Cincinnati Reds, Facilities

02/18/97
STARS' UNVEIL COST-SHARING PLAN ON NEW DALLAS ARENA

Stars Owner Tom Hicks revealed a plan to build a new $180M arena downtown with costs shared by the Stars, the Mavs and the city, according to Todd Gillman of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. The plan, "the mo

Tags: Dallas Stars, Facilities, Southwest Sports Group

02/18/97
MARYLAND STADIUMS RUN INTO SOME FINANCIAL SPEEDBUMPS

The public cost of bringing pro football to MD "seems to be going up and up," according to Michael Abramowitz of the WASHINGTON POST. The state General Assembly approved $270M to help finance new faci

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Facilities, Washington Redskins

02/14/97
WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE: BENGALS AGREE TO NEW STADIUM SITE

The Bengals have agreed to a location for their new stadium between Elm St. and Central Ave., immediately north of Mehring Way. The facility will include a new Bengals front office and a new practice

Tags: Cincinnati Bengals, Facilities, NFL

02/14/97
USTA TAKES A SECOND SERVE AT NAMING NEW U.S. OPEN STADIUM

"Strong protests" from the tennis community have forced the USTA''s board of directors to reconsider its decision to name its new U.S. Open facility USTA Stadium, instead of in memory of Arthur Ashe,

Tags: Facilities, USTA

02/14/97
STADIUM NOTES

AZ Industrial Commission investigators have found a dozen safety violations and have recommended $8,000 in fines in the October 9 death of a man at the Bank One Ballpark construction site (ARIZONA REP

Tags: Facilities, Seattle Mariners

02/14/97
SPANOS READY TO BUST A MOVE IF STADIUM CONSTRUCTION HALTED

Chargers President Dean Spanos said the team will move its entire ''97 home schedule to the Rose Bowl if a Superior Court judge halts construction at Jack Murphy Stadium next Thursday, according to Ba

Tags: Facilities, NFL, San Diego Chargers

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug