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AFL Wrapping Up Season As Commissioner Looks To Shore Up Ownership Ranks For '16Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 28 / 15
The AFL wraps up its latest season on Saturday night with the 28th ArenaBowl, concluding its first year under Commissioner Scott Butera, who expects more teams, better TV ratings and a stronger public relations push for the '16 season. The '15 season, which had 12 teams that started play in Mar...
The Memorial Day "demolition derby" in auto racing may be over, according to Bill Koenig in BUSINESS WEEK. Last year''s Indy 500 and CART''s U.S. 500 ran on the same holiday-weekend Sunday, but CART "
MLB concluded its regular season Sunday and post-season play begins with wild card games on Tuesday. In Tampa, Bill Chastain criticizes the wild card scheduling, arguing wild card teams are not faced
The NBA will change the "name and focus" of its seven-year old "Stay-in-School" program and will announce, "NBA TeamUp," at the end of this October, according to Peter May of the BOSTON GLOBE. The pro
The NHLPA provided a list of player salaries for the ''96-97 season. The Penguins'' Mario Lemieux tops the list of approximately 170 millionaires in the NHL. He will earn over $11M for the year. There
NBA Commissioner David Stern officially announced yesterday that the Knicks and Madison Square Garden have been selected to host the ''98 NBA All-Star Weekend, to be held February 6-8 (NBA). The weeke
The NHL and NHLPA established a league-wide program to address substance abuse, HIV and related health matters for players and families. The program, the first of its kind in NHL history, begins immed
During an ESPNET SportsZone chat on shortening the MLB season, Peter Gammons was asked his thoughts on MLB''s next commissioner. Gammons: "No one knows what the next commissioner will do. Some feel it
Vikings President & CEO Roger Headrick, a member of the NFL''s Broadcast Committee, predicts the league''s next TV contract will include an 18-game regular season schedule. Regarding a new TV deal, He
The NHL Board of Governors approved the Panthers request for a public offering of shares in the team at a board meeting in New York. In response to the widespread tossing of rats on the ice in Florida
The NBA and the Knicks have called a news conference today at New York''s City Hall to announce that MSG will play host to the ''98 NBA All-Star Game, according to Steve Popper of the N.Y. POST. New Y