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Tonight's Events....Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 21 / 14
The W New York will host the 15th annual Taste of Tennis Gala ahead of the U.S. Open. Headlining the event are Serena Williams and chef Masaharu Morimoto . Other participating tennis players include Venus Williams , Victoria Azarenka, Sloane Stephens and the Bryan Brothers .&nb...
MLB owners are discussing eliminating more than one third of their minor-league teams, according to Jerome Holtzman of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. The plan was reportedly discussed at length during the GM me
Major League Soccer announced the appointment of sports and entertainment marketing exec Doug Logan as the league''s Commissioner, President and CEO. Logan replaces former CEO Alan Rothenberg as overs
The locked-out NBA referees, "who a day earlier rejected the league''s latest offer, want another negotiating session," according to a wire story picked up in today''s WASHINGTON POST. The refs disput
FORBES magazine examines the dispute between CART''s IndyCar circuit ("the Twisty People") and Tony George''s new Indy Racing League ("the Oval People") (FORBES, 12/4 issue). ....The boards of the Ame
Japan and South Korea are "bidding ferociously" against each other for the rights to the 2002 World Cup, according to the FINANCIAL TIMES. The competition has fed into ongoing "quarrels" over events t
Despite the outcry over a World Tour idea that was floated just one year ago, the "notion of increasing elite competition among the world''s best players lives on strongly," according to Jeff Rude in
During halftime of "Monday Night Football" last night, ABC''s Al Michaels delivered a video op-ed on the problems facing the NFL. Michaels opened by describing the league as "spinning off its axis." H
The NBA said it has reached its "negotiating limit" with its locked-out referees and that they are prepared to play out the regular season with replacements, according to the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS.
Doug Logan will reportedly be named the first Commissioner of MLS today. Logan has an "entertainment and arena-business background" and will be asked to steer the league during their inaugural season
Negotiators for the National Basketball Referees Association remained in New York on Friday, "but talks with the league remained at an impasse," according to the N.Y. TIMES. The two sides did not meet