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Isiah Thomas Expected Backlash Over Role With Liberty, Insists He Is "Activist For Equality"Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 15
WNBA Liberty President and co-Owner Isiah Thomas said that he expected his hiring to be "met with furor because of the sexual harassment trial" in which MSG was ordered to pay more than $11M in damages, according to Marc Berman of the N.Y. POST. But Thomas has told friends for years that he "never f...
The "asking price" for the Islanders has increased from $165M "to more than" $200M, and "at least 12 potential buyers have expressed interest" in the team, according to a source close to the league an
Expos President Claude Brochu "did not go out of his way last night to toss cold water" on reports that former Canadiens GM Serge Savard "is interested in taking an active part" in the construction of
Cowboys coach Barry Switzer, "in the midst of a preseason campaign to clean up his team''s checkered image," was arrested Monday for taking a loaded revolver into Dallas/Ft. Worth Int''l Airport, acco
The AHL Hartford Wolf Pack announced that season-ticket holders to the NHL Whalers "will be offered their same seats as last year for less money," according to David Heuschkel of the HARTFORD COURANT.
The "case" of 76ers G Allen Iverson, who was charged Sunday in VA with marijuana and weapons possession, "went before the Sixers'' front office yesterday" and the "verdict was extreme disappointment,"
The Padres and MLB "contributed" $172.2M to San Diego County''s economy last year, accountants told a public meeting of the Mayor''s Task Force on Padres Planning last night, according to Barry Bloom
In Nashville, Jeff Wilkinson wrote of confusion for the NFL Oilers exhibition opener in Memphis on Saturday, as fans arriving from Nashville "found long lines and lost tickets at will-call windows." O
White Sox Chair Jerry Reinsdorf continued to come "under fire" for trading four "front-line" players while the team "remained in contention for a division title," according to Jerome Holtzman of the C
The Dolphins minority hiring was examined by Armando Salguero, who reported the team employs 87 "people in addition to ticket-office personnel who work out of Pro Player Stadium. The percentage of min
IHL Quebec Rafales David Berkman said Friday that he has submitted a letter of intent to buy the Lightning, according to Ira Kaufman of the TAMPA TRIBUNE. Berkman: "We''ve already made an offer and th