Featured Story

2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey Seeks Your Input On Sports Business

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 24 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. Some of the questions that you will find in this year's survey are...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture

More Stories

02/14/96
DOME NOT OUT OF THE QUESTION IN CLEVELAND

Having publicly broached the idea of a domed stadium in Cleveland, Mayor Michael White must now search for added revenues to finance such a proposal. The city now has money to build a $200-250M open a

Tags: Facilities

02/14/96
LEGISLATURE SHOOTS DOWN DIAMONDBACK TICKET SURCHARGE PLAN

An AZ Senate committee rejected a plan to add a $5 surcharge on Diamondbacks tickets Tuesday. The proposal was designed to repay Maricopa County residents for the 1/4 cent sales tax levied on them in

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Facilities

02/13/96
NEW TWIST IN BUCS STADIUM ADVENTURE

Pinellas County Commissioner Chuck Rainey has publicly rejected a "confidential, off-the-record" offer by Hillsborough County Commissioner Ed Turanchik to help move the Bucs across the Bay and have Hi

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

02/13/96
CLEVELAND UPS STADIUM BUDGET TO $220M; WHO PAYS WHAT?

The new budget for Cleveland''s proposed football stadium, set at $220M, starts with the $175M originally slated for renovation, including taxes on parking, admissions, cigarettes and alcohol and a co

Tags: Facilities, NFL

02/13/96
STADIUM NOTES

MD Gov. Parris Glendening''s administration is going on the "public relations offensive" this week to win support for its $200M Baltimore stadium and $73M Redskins stadium infrastructure package. Balt

Tags: Facilities, Oakland Athletics, Oakland Raiders, Seattle Mariners, Washington Redskins

02/13/96
READ JUNIOR'S LIPS: TEXAS WON'T CHIP IN TO HELP SPURS

Repeating a stance he took previously with the Oilers and Rangers, TX Gov. George W. Bush said Monday he will not allow "a dime of taxpayer money" to be used for a new Spurs arena. Bush: "I would hope

Tags: Edmonton Oilers, Facilities, San Antonio Spurs

02/12/96
BUCS UPDATE: SALES TAX, OSCEOLA PROPOSAL DOMINATE NEWS

Despite a "trouncing" by voters last September, Hillsborough County Commission Chair Jim Norman said a one-half-cent sales tax over three years to raise revenue for a new Bucs stadium "is worth anothe

Tags: Facilities, Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

02/12/96
NFL DEAL CLEARS WAY FOR BUILDING IN BALTIMORE

Baltimore city officials are working with the Maryland Stadium Authority to finish design work on the city''s new $200M football stadium, scheduled to open in less than 30 months. The timetable calls

Tags: Facilities, Washington Redskins

02/12/96
CLEVELAND SAVES TEAM, NOW MUST COME UP WITH A STADIUM

Cleveland Mayor Michael White has called for the Browns'' new stadium to be a domed facility tied to an NFL theme park and new convention center. White said he was not sure how much more the project w

Tags: Cleveland Browns, Facilities, NFL

02/12/96
DALEY BELITTLES MCDOME PLAN

Speaking at a news conference, Chicago Mayor Richard Daley continued to "ridicule" IL Gov. Jim Edgar''s $415M "McDome" plan for the Bears, questioning the proposal''s financing package and overall mer

Tags: Chicago Bears, Facilities

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug