Featured Story

No Deflategate Ruling Monday, But Judge Says One Is Expected In The Coming Days

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 31 / 15

The NFL did not reach a settlement this morning in Deflategate, and U.S. District Judge Richard Berman said he would rule by tomorrow or Wednesday whether to lift Tom Brady's four-game suspension. Brady and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell were in court, as were NFL Giants President & CEO Joh...

Read More

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL

More Stories

04/03/97
BETTMAN SAYS ST. PAUL CIVIC CENTER "NEEDS WORK"

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said yesterday that St. Paul''s Civic Center would need an "extensive overhaul" before it could house an NHL team, after an "underwhelming" tour of the 26-year-old arena,

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL

04/03/97
LEAGUE NOTES

Players hoping to be drafted by the WNBA "must sign a contract binding them to the league for two years" and putting them into a pay scale ranging from $20,000 for first- round picks to $5,000 for pla

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, USTA, WNBA

04/02/97
LEAGUE NOTES

The NBA sent a letter to its teams stating that no team is allowed to sign, "or even attempt to sign," North Korea''s Ri Myong Hun to a contract because the U.S. State Department will not allow it. Th

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Miami Heat, NBA, Brooklyn Nets, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

04/02/97
WILL NEW PILOT BE IN CHARGE OF MEN'S TENNIS STOP IN YALE?

Jim Westhall "is apparently on the verge of selling his rights" to the Pilot Pen Int''l men''s tennis tournament in New Haven, CT, according to Greg Garber of the HARTFORD COURANT. Lipton Championship

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, USTA

04/02/97
THE FUTURE OF WOMEN'S BASKETBALL EXAMINED IN CINCINNATI

With the NCAA Women''s Basketball Final Four in Cincinnati, OH, many in the media commented on the state of women''s basketball and the emergence of the ABL and WNBA. Some wondered whether women would

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NCAA, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner, Walt Disney, WNBA

04/02/97
NHL EXPANSION COMMITTEE TO VISIT ST. PAUL AND COLUMBUS

An NHL committee led by Commissioner Gary Bettman will tour Columbus this morning and meet with an investment group seeking an expansion team, according to John Futty in the COLUMBUS DISPATCH. The NHL

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL

04/01/97
MLS KICKS OFF SECOND SEASON TO SMALLER CROWDS THAN LAST YEAR

MLS opened its second season with lower attendance and goal scoring, but also with "higher-quality play," according to Jere Longman of the N.Y. TIMES. Longman notes that this year, MLS "will have to s

Tags: AEG, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Los Angeles Galaxy, MLS

04/01/97
MLB OPENS SEASON WITH LABOR PEACE, BUT QUESTIONS REMAIN

MLB''s season opens today with 12 games on its schedule. With a winter storm hitting the Northeast, MLB''s decision to start east coast teams on the west coast and in as many "warm-weather sites as po

Tags: ESPN, General Motors, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, Walt Disney

04/01/97
STERN REACTIONS: MEDIA RESPOND TO CALIPARI, HALBERSTAM FINES

Media reactions continue over NBA Commissioner David Stern''s $25,000 fining of Nets Coach John Calipari and $2,500 fining of Heat radio broadcaster David Halberstam for remarks made last week. GOOD C

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Miami Heat, NBA, Brooklyn Nets, YankeeNets

03/27/97
LEAGUE NOTES

MSG is "negotiating" with Don King to host the June 27 Felix Trinidad-Terry Norris Fight. The Newark STAR-LEDGER''s Dan Wasserman notes this could be the "first step in a relationship that could put .

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Cablevision, CFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Madison Square Garden, MLB, New York Yankees, NFL, NHL, Canucks Sports and Entertainment, Vancouver Canucks, Washington Nationals, YankeeNets

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug