U.S. Fans Abound For WWC Final LeBron Praised For Role In Apatow's "Trainwreck" MLS Eyeing St. Paul For Expansion Club Angels Bad PR Continues With Dipoto Exit NBA Free Agency Begins With Money Flying Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC NBC Lands New Advertisers For Race Coverage Going Off The Grid Steelers Exploring '23 Super Bowl Bid GT To Benefit Financially From Ireland Game
Americans Snatching Up Tickets On Secondary Market For Women's World Cup FinalPublished 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 ...
A new $300M stadium for the Patriots in Foxboro "may never go down after all," according to Will McDonough of the BOSTON GLOBE, who writes, "There is trouble in paradise and the [NFL] doesn''t like it
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The Red Sox, who are "owed as much as" $6M in rights fees, "abruptly ended" their two-year TV contract with JCS New England TV Network Inc., the "recently formed company that carried games this year,"
Although the Mavericks will pay first round draft pick Leon Smith "like an NBA player," the team has devised an "unprecedented arrangement" that will allow him to spend this season in a developmental
Yankees manager Joe Torre is "getting the lion''s share of big-name New York endorsements these days," earning more than $1M a year, according to Philip Lentz of CRAIN''S N.Y. BUSINESS. Sports marketi
A "disgruntled" Senators season ticket holder has filed a C$27.5M lawsuit against Senators C Alexei Yashin and his agent Mark Gandler for "inducing breach of contract" and "devaluation of consideratio
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CompUSA is "mustering" Spurs C David Robinson in a $10M-plus TV campaign for its "rechristened" Cozone.com site, according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. The spot, from MA-based Mullen, was shot in N.Y
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