Featured Story

New MLB CBA's Limits On Spending Brings Game Closer To Salary Cap Than Ever Before

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 02 / 16

The new MLB CBA that was agreed to Wednesday night once again does not contain a salary cap, but with a "series of new and enhanced drags on spending in the new agreement, the owners have come closer than ever to achieving their dream of a cap," according to Dave Sheinin of the WASHINGTON POS...

Read More

Tags: MLB, Leagues and Governing Bodies

More Stories

07/22/98
IS ABL ON "LIFE SUPPORT"? SI WONDERS IF MCCRAY IS "GREEDY"

While televised WNBA games "are hard to miss," the ABL "remains stuck in the jumble of cable television, its hard- to-find games seen by only a fraction of those who watch WNBA games," according to Ea

Tags: CBS, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Sports Illustrated, Viacom, Washington Mystics, WNBA

07/22/98
NFL CLEARS UP THE WHITE STUFF; ROMANOWSKI HAS NO EAS ANSWER

The NFL "said it ordered" Reggie White to "remove his picture" from a national advertising campaign which features White in his Packers uniform and promotes "the viewpoint that homosexuality is sinful

Tags: Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL

07/21/98
NBA, PART II: LEAGUE TO COMPENSATE USAB FOR LOSS REVENUE?

While the NBA and USA Basketball "have decided to prevent" the World Championships from being shown on U.S. TV "because NBA players will not be participating," the NBA is "willing to consider giving"

Tags: Houston Rockets, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, NBC, Brooklyn Nets

07/21/98
WILL KRAFT BRING FOOTBALL INTO BOSTON? ARENA FOOTBALL, MAYBE

Arena Football coming to New England "remains a possibility" for the ''99-2000 season, as Patriots VP Jonathan Kraft met with AFL Commissioner David Baker "a couple of weeks ago to discuss the possibi

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, New England Patriots, NFL

07/21/98
COLIN CAMPBELL NAMED NEW ENFORCER OF NHL ISSUES

Former Rangers coach Colin Campbell was named NHL Senior VP/Dir of Hockey Operations, replacing Brian Burke who resigned after five years to become GM of the Canucks (NHL). In N.Y., Sherry Ross report

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL, Canucks Sports and Entertainment, Vancouver Canucks

07/21/98
LEAGUE NOTES

BASKETBALL: BUSINESS WEEK profiles the publicly-traded USBL, which had a profit of $57,516, or $.02 per share, for the ''97 season. Shares currently trade between $2-3. While USBL Commissioner Daniel

Tags: Cleveland Browns, Indiana Fever, IndyCar, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, MLS, NFL

07/21/98
RUSS NEVER SLEEPS: IN FRANCE, CALLS PLAYERS "DISINGENUOUS"

Deputy NBA Commissioner Russ Granik, who is on tour with the USA Basketball team in Europe, is "painting a bleak picture" of the NBA labor situation, according to Eddie Sefko of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE.

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA

07/20/98
HUNTER & STERN TO MEET TUESDAY; PLAYERS HAVE $6M IN RESERVE

NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter said he will meet Tuesday in New York with NBA Commissioner David Stern, according to Ira Winderman of the Fort Lauderdale SUN-SENTINEL. Hunter made his remarks in South FL

Tags: CBS, General Motors, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Miami Heat, NBA, Viacom

07/20/98
BASEBALL'S RENAISSANCE THE SUBJECT OF TIME COVER STORY

TIME''s cover this week features Cardinals 1B Mark McGwire and Mariners CF Ken Griffey, Jr. under the header, "Outta Here." In "The Fun Is Back," Joel Stein examines the MLB season under the sub-head,

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Arizona Diamondbacks, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, New York Yankees, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay Rays

07/20/98
CFL SEES EARLY INCREASE AT THE GATE; TORONTO MISSES FLUTIE

The CFL is "poised to enjoy its best year at the box office in many cities," according to Shawna Richer of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. After the first eight games, attendance is up 15.6%, drawing 167,80

Tags: CFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug