Featured Story

Americans Snatching Up Tickets On Secondary Market For Women's World Cup Final

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 02 / 15

The U.S. "will have an overwhelming crowd advantage" at the Women's World Cup Final on Sunday at BC Place, as within minutes of the team defeating Germany in Tuesday's semifinal, tickets on the secondary market "skyrocketed in price, with the vast majority of purchasers" from the U.S., according to ...

Read More

Tags: Events and Attractions, FIFA World Cup

More Stories

11/22/99
HOW IT'S PLAYING: EXECS OFFER THEIR SPIN ON CBS/NCAA DEAL

The following is industry reax to CBS'' record-breaking 11-year TV deal worth $6B, giving the network exclusive rights to the NCAA men''s basketball tournament. Starting in 2003, the NCAA will receive

Tags: CBS, ESPN, MLB, NCAA, NFL, Salomon Smith Barney, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

11/22/99
FRED SMITH SAYS REDSKINS NAMING RIGHTS MADE THE MOST SENSE

Redskins Owner Daniel Snyder officially announced a 27- year, $205M naming-rights deal with FedEx yesterday changing the name of Redskins Stadium to FedEx Field, according to Thomas Heath of the WASHI

Tags: Facilities, FedEx, News Corp./Fox, NFL, UPS, Washington Redskins

11/22/99
SOME SPECULATE THAT KARMANOS MAY BE READY TO SELL 'CANES

Hurricanes Owner Peter Karmanos "will have lost at least" $80M by the end of this season in the three years since he relocated the franchise from Hartford to NC, according to Kevin Paul Dupont of the

Tags: Carolina Hurricanes, Franchises, Gale Force Holdings

11/22/99
LEAGUE NOTES

In Boston, Will McDonough reported that the NFL will warn its players about "unsavory displays" in the end zone after Jets WR Keyshawn Johnson made "a slashing motion across his throat" during last Mo

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, New England Patriots, New York Jets, NFL, NHL

11/22/99
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

Hornets G Eddie Jones said he "would love" to play for the U.S. basketball team in the Sydney Olympics next summer, but "indications are that he will be left" off the team. Jones, on the selection pro

Tags: McDonalds, New Orleans Pelicans, R J Reynolds

11/22/99
THE RAVENS STILL HAVE NOT TOPPED ORIOLES IN MLB-CRAZY MD

While the Ravens are supported by Baltimore''s "hard- core football audience," there''s no "football fever" in the city, according to John Eisenberg of the Baltimore SUN, who wrote, "Overall, the Rave

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Baltimore Ravens, Franchises, NFL

11/22/99
U.S. WOMEN'S SOCCER TOUR A STRONG DRAW IN DC AND RALEIGH

Saturday''s stop of the U.S. women''s national soccer team''s Toys ''R'' Us Victory Tour at the MCI Center in Washington, DC, drew 13,258 fans, making it the "second largest" crowd on the tour so far,

Tags: Events and Attractions

11/22/99
IT'S OK TO DREAM: NHLPA PROGRAM TO BENEFIT GRASSROOTS HOCKEY

The NHLPA launched the Goals & Dreams Fund, a C$15M program created by the organization to assist grassroots hockey around the world over the next five years. Application forms requesting aid from the

Tags: Canadian Broadcasting Corp., Leagues and Governing Bodies, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs

11/22/99
FOX LOSES TOP EXEC TERENZIO; NAMES MERKOW AS GM IN THE WEST

Fox Sports News Exec VP & Exec Producer JOHN TERENZIO is leaving the network to pursue other opportunities. Terenzio joined FSN in ''97 as Senior VP and Exec Producer, and was elevated to his current

Tags: News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

11/22/99
STURM, DENVER OFFICIALS CONTINUE TALKS; WILL DEAL BE SAVED?

Despite their "war of words" last week, prospective Nuggets, Avalanche and Pepsi Center Owner Donald Sturm and Denver officials continued "to exchange proposals for resolving the dispute that has held

Tags: Cablevision, Colorado Avalanche, Denver Nuggets, Franchises, NBA, New York Liberty, NHL, PepsiCo

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug