Featured Story

Spurs' Popovich Thanks Fans For Accepting Team's Video, Linked Arms After Anthem

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 19 / 17

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich "singled out the fans" at AT&T Center last night for "cheering when a message espousing equality, social justice and freedom of speech flashed on the JumboTron after the national anthem," according to Tom Orsborn of the SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS. The Spurs players and c...

Read More

Tags: Franchises, San Antonio Spurs, NBA

More Stories

03/02/99
MESSING WITH TEXAS? EXPOS SEEK HELP FROM LONE STAR INVESTOR

The TX investor "said to be pondering an investment in the Expos" is involved with a "very well-known" company that is currently talking to the Canadian government about the conditions for opening a p

Tags: Franchises, MLB, San Diego Padres

03/02/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

MLB: In Cincinnati, Geoff Hobson reports that the Cardinals Majority Owner William DeWitt-led group is "still interested" in buying Marge Schott''s shares in the Reds, with his Cincinnati-based partne

Tags: Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Browns, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Miami Marlins, Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, MLB, NFL, Toronto Maple Leafs, Walt Disney, Washington Redskins

03/02/99
LIGHTNING DEAL CLOSE, SIDES NEED ONLY TO AGREE ON CONTROL

A deal between Pistons Owner William Davidson and Lightning Owner Art Williams to buy the team and the rights to the Ice Palace is close, and Roy Cummings of the TAMPA TRIBUNE reports that "control" a

Tags: Detroit Pistons, Franchises, NHL, Tampa Bay Lightning, Wilson Sporting Goods

03/02/99
OAKLAND AND ALAMEDA THREATEN SECOND SUIT AGAINST RAIDERS

Oakland and Alameda County are "threatening to file a second lawsuit against" the Raiders, stating that the team''s "inflammatory comments about their future in Oakland" are "undermining efforts" to s

Tags: Franchises, Oakland Raiders

03/01/99
TIME KEEPS ON SLIPPING: EXPOS DENIED DEADLINE EXTENSION

The Expos'' future in Montreal "took a grim turn" Friday, as MLB "refused to extend" the March 6 deadline for the Expos to find a new ownership group "capable of getting government financial support f

Tags: Franchises, MLB

03/01/99
WILLIAMS STRIKES DEAL TO SELL LIGHTNING TO PISTONS OWNER

Lightning Owner Art Williams "has struck a deal to sell" the team and its lease to the Ice Palace to a group headed by Pistons Owner William Davidson, according to Tim Buckley of the ST. PETERSBURG TI

Tags: Detroit Pistons, Franchises, Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Rays, Wilson Sporting Goods

03/01/99
RAVENS FANS GIVE THE TEAM THE BIRD FOR A NEW HELMET LOGO

The Ravens helmets for the upcoming season will feature the profile of a raven''s head in a decision "made by voters who spent two days voicing their logo preferences" in a Baltimore Sun poll, accordi

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Franchises

03/01/99
RED SOX AND FORMER EMPLOYEE SETTLE OVER DISCRIMINATION SUIT

Former Red Sox sales manager Thomas Sneed, "who says he was the victim of racial harassment," settled for an "undisclosed sum" from a complaint filed with the MA Commission Against Discrimination, acc

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Franchises

03/01/99
THRASHERS GET DOWN TO BUSINESS, HOPE TO SPUR FAN INTEREST

The marketing efforts of the NHL expansion Thrashers were examined by Jeff Schultz of the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, who wrote that the team last week had its sales staff "knocking on doors of 300 Atlanta

Tags: Franchises, NHL

03/01/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

Senators Chair Rod Bryden said he has received calls from "people in the U.S. who are interested" in acquiring his team. Bryden: "I returned their calls just to say, ''Thank you for your interest, but

Tags: Buffalo Bills, Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians, Denver Broncos, ESPN, Franchises, Houston Rockets, Jacksonville Jaguars, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Sports Illustrated, Walt Disney, Washington Redskins

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug