Featured Story

NFLPA Video Urges Players To Save Money With Possible Work Stoppage Looming In '21

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 24 / 17

Save now. Fight later. 👊 pic.twitter.com/lKk4QzzcKF — NFLPA (@NFLPA) July 21, 2017 The NFLPA released a video on Friday "with a message of 'Save now. Fight later,'" to encourage players to make good financial decisions, according to Ben Volin of the BOSTON GLOBE. With the next ...

Read More

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL

More Stories

02/09/99
FRANCE FRIES SMITH'S IDEA OF SPLITTING NASCAR CIRCUIT

NASCAR President Bill France Jr. said yesterday in Daytona Beach that "splitting the popular Winston Cup series into two divisions isn''t likely to be considered," according to Jim Utter of the CHARLO

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NASCAR, Walt Disney

02/08/99
THE CARSON SHOW: OVITZ'S FIRST PUBLIC MEETING YIELDS ANSWERS

Michael Ovitz met with "approximately 400" people in a town hall meeting in Carson, CA, to "assuage their concerns" about the city''s financial contribution to his $585M planned stadium for an NFL exp

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Los Angeles Dodgers, NFL

02/08/99
RITTS SURPRISES LPGA TOUR BY STEPPING DOWN; VOTAW STEPS UP

LPGA Commissioner Jim Ritts resigned on Friday to become COO for Digital Entertainment Network, an Internet production and distribution network of broadcast TV quality programming. Ritts had served as

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, LPGA

02/08/99
BUSINESS WEEK OFFERS ITS REVIEW OF BETTMAN'S REIGN

When NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman was hired, his "mission was to take the NHL out of the Ice Age. And certainly he has done that," according to Weiner & Hyman of BUSINESS WEEK. He "has also put milli

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL

02/08/99
MLB TO NAME BATTING AWARD AFTER HOME RUN KING FOR '99 SEASON

MLB announced at Friday''s gala honoring Henry Aaron that it will create the "Hank Aaron Award," which will go to the top hitter in each league, as part of a "season-long celebration" of the 25th anni

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB

02/08/99
HOOPS, THERE IT IS! NBA/STERN MUST BE PLEASED WITH OPENERS

The NBA concluded a successful opening weekend as the league''s 28 games averaged 17,492 fans and arenas were filled to 93% capacity. THE DAILY lists the complete attendance tracker from this weekend'

Tags: Boston Celtics, Cablevision, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Los Angeles Lakers, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Miami Heat, NBA, NBC, New York Knicks, Orlando Magic, Seattle Storm, Toronto Raptors, Walt Disney

02/08/99
NFL TO ACQUIRE AN OPTION TO PURCHASE HALF OF ARENA FOOTBALL

Multiple reports have the NFL acquiring an option to purchase a 49.9% stake in the AFL, one that can be exercised over the next three years. AFL Commissioner David Baker said that the two have been "e

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL

02/08/99
OCTAGON PULLS OUT OF ATP TOUR SALES PLAN; TOP MEN TO LEAVE?

The ATP Tour''s "ambitious effort to pool worldwide revenue from 10 of its top tournaments has been left in doubt" after The Octagon Group "broke ranks and blasted" the Tour for "unrealistic financial

Tags: ATP, Interpublic Group of Cos., Leagues and Governing Bodies, Octagon

02/05/99
LEAGUE NOTES

AFL Firebirds GM Joe Hennessy says the AFL and NFL are "expected to announce Monday" a partnership in which they will "share resources to help promote the game of football" (Albany TIMES UNION, 2/5)..

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, LPGA, NFL

02/05/99
STERN PROMISES A KINDER, GENTLER NBA IN SHORTENED SEASON

While the NBA starts its abbreviated-season tonight with 12 games on the schedule, NBA Commissioner David Stern tells the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES'' Lacy Banks that he has been "most pleasantly surprised by

Tags: Dallas Stars, Detroit Pistons, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, NBC, Brooklyn Nets, Orlando Magic, Sports Illustrated, Utah Jazz

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug