Featured Story

Louisiana Purchase: Saints, Pelicans To Be SeatGeek's First Clients In NFL, NBA

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 17 / 17

The Saints and Pelicans have signed multiyear partnerships with SeatGeek that will see the N.Y.-based ticket platform become the teams’ primary ticketing provider beginning with the ’18 NFL and ’18-19 NBA seasons. The agreement will also cover secondary ticketing for the Pelicans. ...

Read More

Tags: Franchises, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Saints

More Stories

01/14/99
COS AND EFFECT RELATIONSHIP: DETAILS OF NEW NETS PARTNERSHIP

Comedian Bill Cosby has "bought stock" in the CYO component of the Nets ownership group, which consists of Nets co-Chair Lewis Katz and the Van Beuren Management Trust, and is the "largest ownership i

Tags: Franchises, NBA, Brooklyn Nets

01/14/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

In Nashville, Leon Tucker reported that the Predators "have struck a deal" to lease the "giant" sign above the Broadway-West End Avenue split for its "Hockey Tonk" ads, though no financial details wer

Tags: Franchises, Jacksonville Jaguars, Nashville Predators, NFL, Washington Redskins

01/14/99
STOCK OPTIONS: GASTON TO INCREASE STAKE IN CELTICS OWNERSHIP

Celtics Chair Paul Gaston "offered to increase his stake in the team''s ownership yesterday," causing shares in the Boston Celtics LP to reach a 52-week high of 17 1/2 before closing at 16 1/2, up 2 1

Tags: Boston Celtics, Franchises, NBA, WNBA

01/13/99
PITTER-PATS: ROWLAND SIGNS BILL FOR STADIUM SPENDING IN CT

CT Gov. John Rowland "signed into law Tuesday a bill authorizing" $374M in state spending for a stadium and training facility for the Patriots in Hartford, according to Mike Swift of the HARTFORD COUR

Tags: Franchises, New England Patriots

01/13/99
COSBY'S NEW SHOW; ENTERTAINER JOINS NETS NEW OWNERSHIP GROUP

Bill Cosby "will be introduced this week" as a member of the new ownership group of the Nets, according to Phil Jasner of the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS. Cosby met for several hours yesterday in N.Y. wit

Tags: Franchises, Brooklyn Nets

01/13/99
BALLPARK FIGURE: MENARD REVEALS BUYOUT AMOUNT OF BROCHU

Expos Chair Jacques Menard said yesterday that the reported C$15M that Expos President Claude Brochu "will command" to sell his 7.6% share of the team "is in the ballpark," according to Stephanie Myle

Tags: Franchises, MLB, Montreal Canadiens

01/13/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

In S.F., Matier & Ross write that the 49ers "stadium flap" this week over the future of a stadium/mall complex shows "how up in the air the entire deal is." Matier & Ross: "At this point, it''s not cl

Tags: AEG, Miami Marlins, Franchises, Kansas City Royals, Los Angeles Kings, MLB, NFL, San Francisco 49ers

01/12/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

MLB: A group that includes prospective Redskins co- Owner Howard Milstein and Toronto developer Edward Cogan "has teamed up to bid" for SkyDome and the Blue Jays (Gayle MacDonald, Toronto GLOBE & MAIL

Tags: Cincinnati Reds, Detroit Lions, Franchises, Kansas City Chiefs, MLB, New York Jets, NFL, The Sports Authority, Toronto Blue Jays, Washington Redskins

01/12/99
THE SKINNY ON THE SKINS: OWNERS DISCUSS PLANS FOR TEAM

New Redskins co-Owners Howard Milstein and Daniel Snyder said yesterday in their first public appearance since their acquisition of the franchise that they "would do everything in their power" to retu

Tags: Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Franchises, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, LA Rams, Washington Redskins

01/11/99
SEATTLE IS HOME, SWEET HOLM(GREN) FOR FORMER PACKERS COACH

Mike Holmgren signed an eight-year deal worth an "estimated" $32M to become Exec VP, GM and coach of the Seahawks, according to Mike Sando of the Tacoma NEWS- TRIBUNE. The deal makes him the NFL''s hi

Tags: ESPN, Franchises, NFL, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug