Featured Story

Capital One Formally Announcing Title Sponsorship Of Orange Bowl

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 22 / 14

Capital One today is formally announcing it will serve as the title sponsor of the Orange Bowl as part of a multiyear deal. The Capital One Orange Bowl will be held on Dec. 31 this year. It is scheduled to hold one of the two College Football Playoff Semifinal games as part of the ’15 and &rs...

Read More

More Stories

03/19/96
BALTIMORE NFL TEAM STARTS TO FAST-TRACK SALES EFFORT

The greatest obstacle the Baltimore NFL team faces in terms of getting ready for the coming season is, "pure and simple, time," according to David Cope, recently hired as the team''s VP of Sales & Mar

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Baltimore Ravens, Franchises, NFL

03/19/96
FLYERS OWNER SNIDER COULD REAP $40M BONUS IN COMCAST DEAL

Because of the "attractiveness" of an over-arching deal for the Flyers, Sixers, CoreStates Spectrum and CoreStates Center, Comcast agreed to set the value at $500M, about $40M more than the value of t

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Comcast-Spectacor, Franchises, NBA, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia Phillies, Time Warner

03/19/96
BUCS DEAL MAY HINGE ON FIELD PERFORMANCE

Hillsborough County Commission Chair Jim Norman proposed yesterday that the county''s $2.9M ticket shortfall guarantee to the Bucs as part of a new stadium deal be contingent on the team having a winn

Tags: Franchises, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

03/19/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

The Angels plan to "close the door" today on their unsuccessful sale to Disney and possibly investigate other buyers, according to USA TODAY. Angels Exec VP Jackie Autry was reportedly angry at report

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Franchises, Seattle Seahawks, St. Louis Blues, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

03/19/96
TAGLIABUE NOT PLEASED WITH SEAHAWKS' EARLY MIGRATION

NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue yesterday summoned Seahawks President David Behring to New York for a Friday meeting after the team began off-season workouts in Anaheim. Seahawks attorney William Temk

Tags: Franchises, Microsoft, NFL, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures

03/18/96
RECORD SETTING SEAHAWKS DEAL STILL IN HOLDING PATTERN

It could cost Microsoft Co-Founder/Blazers Owner Paul Allen about $200M to purchase the Seahawks, according to the SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER. That figure would be $8M more than Malcolm Glazer paid fo

Tags: ESPN, Franchises, Microsoft, NFL, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

03/18/96
NEW ARENA MAY NOT KEEP SPURS ABOVE WATER

The Spurs say even a city-financed stadium may not be enough to "keep its financial nose above water," reports Charlotte-Anne Lucas of the San Antonio EXPRESS-NEWS. With a small corporate community, a

Tags: Franchises, San Antonio Spurs

03/18/96
TURNSTILE TRACKER ROUND-UP

ASTROS: The Astros will most likely fall about 28% short of their goal to sell 17,200 season tickets by the start of the season. Team officials say they expect to have sold 12,000- 13,000 seats by tha

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Baltimore Orioles, Chicago Bears, Franchises, Houston Astros, Minnesota Twins

03/18/96
BUCS, HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY REACH AGREEMENT ON $168M STADIUM

After a 20-hour negotiating session, Bucs Owner Malcolm Glazer and Tampa area officials have agreed on a financing plan to keep the Bucs from moving, according to USA TODAY. NFL President Neil Austria

Tags: Franchises, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

03/18/96
NINTH INNING RALLY TO SAVE DISNEY'S DEAL WITH ANGELS?

While Disney technically has until today to finalize a deal to purchase 25% of the Angels, "there is a feeling," according to Tracy Ringolsby, that the company "is pulling a power play to get concessi

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, ESPN, Franchises, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, News Corp./Fox, St. Louis Blues, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug