Featured Story

The Daily's Hot Reads For Wednesday: A Pair Of Aces

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 01 / 14

The HOUSTON CHRONICLE's John McClain writes of Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones and Texans Owner Bob McNair , "They have different personalities and management styles, but both are passionate about football and the NFL. They're respected voices who serve on league committees and believe they should do ...

Read More

More Stories

08/07/96
MAPLE LEAF GARDENS SHUTS ITS GATES TO THE PUBLIC

Maple Leaf Gardens Ltd.''s final official shareholder meeting brought an end to Steve Stavro''s five-year battle to get control of the company. During Tuesday''s meeting, minority shareholders upset w

Tags: Franchises, NHL

08/07/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

Citing negative fan reaction, Ravens Exec VP David Modell said the team will "scale back" future use of an authentic "caw" recording played repeatedly at Saturday''s preseason opener (Baltimore SUN, 8

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Comcast-Spectacor, Franchises, Philadelphia 76ers, San Antonio Spurs

08/07/96
CRAZY LIKE A FOX: PHILLY MAG EXAMINES SIXERS' PAT CROCE

New 76ers President Pat Croce is profiled by Larry Platt in the current issue of PHILADELPHIA magazine, with a focus on Croce''s role in getting Harold Katz to sell the team. Croce "conceived and pull

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Franchises, Philadelphia 76ers

08/06/96
JU-WANNA KNOW WHERE HOWARD WILL PLAY? SO DOES HE

Less than a week after the NBA rejected Juwan Howard''s contract with the Heat because it allegedly exceeded the team''s salary cap, the Bullets re-signed Howard to a reported seven- year, $100.8M dea

Tags: Franchises, Miami Heat, NBA

08/06/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

The Packers have signed 7UP/RC Cola Bottlers of Wisconsin for pouring and marketing rights to Lambeau Field (AD AGE ONLINE, 8/6)....With Shaquille O''Neal''s move to L.A., Orlando retailers are "despe

Tags: Boston Celtics, Cincinnati Reds, Dr Pepper/7UP, ESPN, Franchises, Green Bay Packers, Walt Disney

08/06/96
ASTRODOME COMPLEX FACES HURDLES IN TEXAS LEGISLATURE

Harris County Judge Robert Eckels says the Astrodome complex is the best place to build a new ballpark for the Astros. Team Owner Drayton McLane Jr. agrees, as does Mayor Bob Lanier and downtown busin

Tags: Franchises, Houston Astros

08/02/96
DEJA VU ALL OVER AGAIN? COWBOYS INK $5M DEAL WITH AT&T

Almost one year to the day after announcing a lucrative deal with non-NFL sponsor PepsiCo, Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones announced his latest partnership, a three-year, $5M deal with AT&T Corp., according

Tags: ATT, Dallas Cowboys, Franchises, NFL, Nike, Oakland Raiders, PepsiCo, Sprint

08/02/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

In just two weeks, the Coyotes have obtained commitments for 10,750 season tickets. The team has placed a self-imposed cap of 12,500 season tickets with about 3,000 single seats available nightly for

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, CFL, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Franchises, Arizona Coyotes, Walt Disney

08/02/96
HOUSTON, YOU HAVE A PROBLEM -- MCLANE REJECTS STADIUM PLAN

Astros Owner Drayton McLane rejected a plan offered by Harris County Judge Robert Eckels for a $250M stadium next to the Astrodome. In a statement McLane said, "The county''s proposal requires a $240

Tags: Franchises, Houston Astros, MLB

08/01/96
PATRIOTS ON THE MOVE?

ESPN''s Bob Ley reports that Patriots Owner Robert Kraft has said he cannot compete financially at Foxboro Stadium and will "relocate within New England or sell the team" if a new stadium deal is not

Tags: ESPN, Franchises, New England Patriots, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug