MLB Panel To Look Into Pace-Of-Game Issues Francesa, Nantz Get Into Argument Over Muelelr NBA, NHL Execs Address Domestic Violence Rules Roberts Begins Tenure As NBPA Leader Bettman: Second Toronto Team Would Flop Blackmun, Gulati Address Hope Solo Charges NFL To Revamp Personal Conduct Policy Goodell Panned For Press Conference Performance Rooney: Mueller Investigation Won't Be PR Job Are Owners Changing Stance On Goodell?
Upcoming Conferences and Events
Tonight's Event....Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 23 / 14
Washington State Univ. will host a grand opening for its WSU Connections store in Spokane 4:30pm PT. The store will feature a school ticket office, staff for the Cougar Athletic Fund and IMG College, as well as a retail outlet.
As the Indy Racing League (IRL) tries to establish itself as an alternative series to IndyCar, sponsors have "differing opinions" about the advantages of "putting money into the IRL," according to AUT
NASCAR, called the "new growth sport" of the ''90s, "faces a problem similar to that of a backwoods guitar picker who suddenly gets discovered by Nashville: how to remain true to those who loved you i
In a letter to Simon Gourdine dated July 25, NFLPA Exec Dir Gene Upshaw says his previous criticisms of decertification to NBA players "does not give an accurate account" of the NFLPA''s experience. U
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 9-8 this morning to approve a bill to repeal baseball''s antitrust exemption as it applies to labor relations between the players and owners (THE DAILY). Ross Newh
The leadership of the NBPA said yesterday "it will voluntarily remove itself -- or legally decertify -- as the players'' collective bargaining agent if it cannot reach a labor contract with the NBA by
The ITF announced yesterday that it has abandoned its plans for a rival men''s tennis tour, citing "negative and premature public debate" and well as "failed negotiations" with reported backer Rupert
MLB owners have reportedly hired "a business and marketing executive who will have the title of President of MLB," according to Murray Chass in today''s N.Y. TIMES. Sources say that that Arlen Kantari
Arenaball, a sport that is "conceived, performed and marketed as an unashamed entertainment enterprise," is examined by Charles Pierce in the latest issue of GQ. Upon the sport''s inception, "Arenabal
The NLRB voted 5-0 yesterday "to seek a stay" of the class- action, antitrust lawsuit filed in Minneapolis federal court against the NBA by Patrick Ewing, Michael Jordan, and 14 other players, accordi
NASCAR is examined in today''s WASHINGTON POST by Ken Denlinger. Subheads include "Selling the Sport," "From Martinsville to Long Pond," and "Gordon and the Future." Denlinger writes, "NASCAR is by fa