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Maple Leafs Lure Babcock From Red Wings With Highest Coaching Salary In NHL HistoryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 21 / 15
MLSE is set to pay former Red Wings coach Mike Babcock "a record amount of money" -- $6.25M per season over eight years -- to coach the Maple Leafs in a "shocking turn of events," according to Darren Dreger of TSN.ca. Babcock "was the subject of an 11th hour bidding war" between the Leafs, Sabr...
In addition to their 2-4 record, the Seahawks fortunes at the gate, on the air and in the community are "heading for record lows," according to Angelo Bruscas of the SEATTLE POST- INTELLIGENCER. Seaso
Kokusai Green, the Japanese company which owns the Lightning, has announced several weeks ago it was searching for one or more minority partners to join its investor group, according to Arthur Frederi
Packers President Bob Harlan, on the team''s public ownership: "We haven''t sold stock since 1950. We sold it for $25 a share and if someone wanted to sell that stock back to us today, we''d send ''em
Hornets Owner George Shinn has "adamantly denied" a Charlotte TV report that he is fielding an offer from NASCAR team Owner Felix Sabates to buy the team, according to Bonnell & Laye of the CHARLOTTE
Dallas businessman John Spano confirmed yesterday he has reached a tentative agreement to buy a majority interest in the Islanders, according to Jason Diamos of the N.Y. TIMES. The deal is believed to
Oakland and Alameda County officials have revealed "up to" $9.3M in new costs related to the Raiders return to Oakland, according to Renee Koury of the SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS. County Auditor-Controller
The Sabres have sold out all 18,500 seats for their home opener at Marine Midland Arena Saturday night, but none of the other 40 games are sell-outs and club officials figure there will be "about" 4,5
Celtics Chair Paul Gaston addressed a number of team and league related issues in a Q&A with Steve Bulpett of the BOSTON HERALD. Gaston said he is "bullish" on the NBA, as he does not feel the league
48,686 attended NLCS Game One last night at 52,710-seat Fulton County Stadium (THE DAILY)....Several sources reported on the Coyotes inaugural home game in Phoenix tonight against the Sharks. While VP
Speaking to the Toronto Entertainment District Association yesterday, Sun Media Corp. President Paul Godfrey, who has been "spearheading" an attempt to obtain an NFL franchise for Toronto since ''89,