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Blue Jays Receiving Credit For Hiring Shapiro, Though Questions Loom For AnthopoulosPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 01 / 15
The Blue Jays have "generated universal acclaim" for hiring President & CEO Mark Shapiro , a "smart, progressive, people-oriented executive with a long, impressive resumé covering both the baseball operations and business areas of running a ball club," according to John Lott of the NATIO...
Facing a deadline of 11:59pm ET last night, Raptors Owner Allan Slaight and VP Isiah Thomas "had agreed to keep talking through the weekend. Nothing official has been signed, but talks were described
Oilers Owner Peter Pocklington "said he would only go as long as September before looking at other offers" outside Edmonton to sell the Oilers, according to Jac MacDonald in the EDMONTON JOURNAL. Pock
Peter and David Thomson, sons of Canadian "media baron" Ken Thomson, are a "key component" of the consortium Raptors VP Isiah Thomas has put together to buy the team from Owner Allan Slaight, accordin
Bills Owner Ralph Wilson, on a "perceived lack of interest" in the team by fans: "It''s a major disappointment to me. (Individual-game) ticket sales are as slow as they have been in many, many years.
MLB''s Ownership Committee unanimously agreed to permit the Dodgers to continue discussions with Fox regarding the sale of the team. Committee Chair William Bartholomay said that the team "may now pro
Ravens Minority Owner Al Lerner, "longtime partner" of Ravens Owner Art Modell, "might soon sell his stake" in the team, according to Jon Morgan of the Baltimore SUN. Lerner "has expressed an interest
Only about 12,500 tickets have been sold as of Monday afternoon for the NFL Oilers exhibition opener Saturday against the Saints at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, according to Thomas Harding of the Me
With season ticket sales "stalled" after hitting the 3,000 mark this month, NHL Hurricanes officials are "optimistic" that interest will "heat up" as the season draws nearer, according to Todd Taylor
The Canucks "continued to reap instant dividends from the signing of Mark Messier," according to Elliott Pap in the VANCOUVER SUN. Team Dir of Sales & Service John Rocha said the team sold more than 1
In Dallas, the Stars'' season ticket renewals are at about 95%, up from 77% at this time a year ago. About 1,200 new season tickets have been sold, up from less than 600 at this time last year (DALLAS