Featured Story

Sources: Marlins Owner Loria Needs To Drop $1.3B Asking Price In Order To Sell Team

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 26 / 17

Marlins Owner Jeffrey Loria, "unable to attract a bid at his already reduced" $1.3B asking price, may soon "face a tough choice -- cut the price a second time or take his money-losing team off the block," according to sources cited by Kosman & Davidoff of the N.Y. POST. Sources said that neither...

Read More

Tags: Franchises, Miami Marlins, JPMorgan Chase, MLB

More Stories

09/22/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

News Corp. Chair Rupert Murdoch is the cover story of BARRON''s under the header, "King Of Sports." Michael Santoli writes that Fox Sports Net, worth "perhaps" $4B, is "growing fast," and in the U.S.,

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Franchises, MLB, San Diego Padres, Tampa Bay Rays

09/22/98
SCHOTT DOWN: SELIG PRAISES EFFORTS OF REDS' ALLEN

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig said the decision on the future of Reds Owner Marge Schott "lies entirely with him" and "indicated" that she would not gain control of the club when her suspension expires,

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Cincinnati Reds, Franchises, MLB

09/22/98
STEINBRENNER CONSIDERING OFFER HE SAYS HE DIDN'T RECEIVE?

Speculation continues on talks between Cablevision Chair Charles Dolan and Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner regarding a possible sale of the team. Steinbrenner spokesperson Howard Rubenstein dismisse

Tags: Cablevision, ESPN, Franchises, NBA, New York Knicks, New York Yankees, NHL, Walt Disney

09/22/98
THREE MILE ISLAND-ERS: COLISEUM ISSUE ONE OF CONTROL

Suffolk County, NY, Supervisor Richard Schaffer called for discussions to begin between Suffolk County Exec Robert Gaffney and the Islanders "about building an arena" for the team, according to Hadric

Tags: Franchises, New York Islanders, NHL

09/18/98
TWO FANS CLAIM SILVER AND BLACK GAVE THEM BLACK AND BLUES

Two "disgruntled Raiders fans have filed a lawsuit claiming they were ''lulled'' by fraudulent statements into buying and keeping overpriced" PSLs, according to Laura Counts of the OAKLAND TRIBUNE. Ro

Tags: Franchises, Oakland Raiders

09/18/98
THERE'S A FEELING OVITZ GETS, WHEN HE LOOKS TO JERRY WEST

Lakers Exec VP Jerry West "has agreed" to join Michael Ovitz''s ownership group that is trying to bring an NFL team to L.A., according to T.J. Simers of the L.A. TIMES. West, who has been "given permi

Tags: AEG, Chicago Fire, Colorado Rapids, Franchises, Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, NFL

09/18/98
CABLEVISION DENIES IT WILL MAKE GEORGE THE KING OF NEW YORK

Cablevision "immediately moved" yesterday to "quash the buzz" that it is in talks with Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner about his team, and a role for him as top exec of the Knicks and NHL Rangers, a

Tags: Cablevision, Franchises, Madison Square Garden, New York Knicks, New York Rangers, New York Yankees

09/18/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

The MLS Fusion has reduced ticket prices, cutting their $600 sideline season-ticket package to $288 for adults and $180 for children under 12. The Fusion had the third- highest prices in the league an

Tags: Cablevision, Franchises

09/18/98
PENS OWNERS MEET WITH BETTMAN, BUT NO ANSWERS ARE FOUND

Penguins co-Owners Howard Baldwin and Roger Marino met with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman yesterday at NHL headquarters regarding several issues, "but came away without any answers," according to Deja

Tags: Franchises, NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins

09/18/98
ISLES WAR GETS UGLY; GULOTTA CALLS TEAM "PIGS AT THE TROUGH"

Nassau County Exec Thomas Gulotta called the owners of the Islanders "pigs at the trough," before NY State Supreme Court Justice Joseph Burton issued a "temporary restraining order barring the Islande

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Franchises, New York Islanders, Philadelphia Flyers, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug