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Last Chance To Enter SBD/SBJ's Annual Super Bowl Bowl Pick 'Em

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 30 / 15

With the Patriots and Seahawks set to meet in Glendale for Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, SportsBusiness Daily 's and SportsBusiness Journal 's annual Super Bowl pick 'em contest is open. Test your prognostication skills against those of your fellow subscribers. Those who best predict the game'...

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10/16/97
TURNSTILE TRACKER: NAPBL FINAL ATTENDANCE

Today: ''97 NAPBL Final Attendance ''97 SEASON ''96 SEASON LEAGUE GM AVG. TOTAL AVG. TOTAL +/- % +/- CLASS AAA American Assn. 532 6,913 3,677,563 6,430 +192,479 +6 International 665 6,417 4,267,411 6,

Tags: The Back of the Book

10/16/97
THE AMERICAN'S IN PARIS: THE RUNNING OF THE BULLS

The Bulls continue their tour of Paris before the McDonald''s Championships this weekend. A full-length photo of Michael Jordan was on the front page of the Paris newspaper France-Soir on Wednesday un

Tags: Chicago Bulls, Leagues and Governing Bodies, McDonalds

10/16/97
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

SHOE NEWS: Puma, in what it calls the "year of the cat," is "readying" a TV campaign for next year with an eye on World Cup ''98. Two of Puma''s three spots, from PA-based Gyro, will focus on soccer (

Tags: CBS, McDonalds, NHRA, Puma, Viacom, Walt Disney

10/16/97
IS WAYNE'S WORLD BECOMING MORE CONFUSING WITH EACH WIN?

As the Marlins clinched a spot in the World Series, Owner Wayne Huizenga "dodged questions about his intentions and whether he is changing his mind" about selling the team, according to Lebowitz & Fin

Tags: Miami Marlins, Franchises, MLB

10/16/97
LIKE A ROLLING STONE: ESPN MAGAZINE TO GO SUPER SIZE

ESPN Magazine, in addition to being marketed via ESPN''s cable stations and Web site, "will be backed" by a $1M trade campaign and "a separate consumer push," both created by Wieden & Kennedy, NY, acc

Tags: ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney, Wieden Kennedy

10/16/97
FACILITY NOTES

Although MN-based Northwest Airlines would be a "likely candidate" to have an interest in acquiring naming rights to a new Twins ballpark, an airline spokesperson said the company prefers "to put our

Tags: Boston Bruins, Boston Celtics, Facilities, Minnesota Twins, Washington Redskins

10/16/97
GLUCKSTERN SAYS, "ISLE TAKE LONG ISLAND"

Steven Gluckstern and New York Sports Ventures (NYSV) have signed a contract to purchase the Islanders from John Pickett, according to John Valenti of NEWSDAY. The deal is scheduled to go before the N

Tags: Franchises, New York Islanders, NHL

10/16/97
MLS SET TO ANNOUNCE TV DEAL WITH ABC/ESPN IN NEW YORK TODAY

A press conference with ABC/ESPN President Steve Bornstein and MLS Commissioner Doug Logan will be held today in New York and Michael Lewis reports that MLS "will announce the most comprehensive pro s

Tags: ABC, ESPN, MLS, Media, Walt Disney

10/16/97
WOMEN'S SOCCER LOOKING TO THE DEUCE TO PROLONG ITS LIFETIME?

ESPN2 and Lifetime TV "are the leading candidates to become the national cable carriers" for the National Soccer Alliance (NSA), the proposed women''s soccer league, according to sources of Mike Reyno

Tags: ESPN, News Corp./Fox, Nike, Reebok, Media, Walt Disney, Washington Nationals

10/16/97
NAPBL ATTENDANCE SHOWS SOME HOT MARKET FOR MINOR LEAGUE

The NAPBL drew 34,691,716 fans during the ''97 regular season, an average of 3,466 fans per game. For a complete list of league attendance, see (#33). The AAA Int''l League had the highest attendance

Tags: Cleveland Indians, Colorado Rockies, Leagues and Governing Bodies

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