Featured Story

Tweet Pic Of The Day....

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 01 / 15

#MLSAtlanta President & @SpursOfficial former director @DarrenEalesATL joins @ATLSpurs for the Capital One Cup #COYS ! pic.twitter.com/oHfmGmCP3b — MLS Atlanta (@MLSAtlanta2017) March 1, 2015

Read More

More Stories

03/01/15
IOC, Pyeongchang Organizers Form Task Force

The IOC and South Korean organizers "agreed to set up a special joint task force Friday to cut through the slow pace of preparations hampering" the '18 Pyeongchang Games. Both sides said that "the 'integration working group' would accelerate the decision-making process as Korea faces tight dead ...

03/01/15
Brewers, White Sox Enjoy Big Weekend In Sales

The Brewers "had one of the best days of single-game ticket sales in team history," selling 101,000 as of 3:00pm CT during yesterday's Arctic Tailgate event. That total is "tied for the second-highest number of single-game tickets sold in a single day in team history." The franchise record is 104,00 ...

03/01/15
UFC Draws Its Largest Staples Center Crowd

Last night's UFC 184, headlined by a women's bantamweight title fight between Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano , "drew the largest audience the promotion has ever done at the Staples Center," with a crowd of 17,654 and a gate of $2.675M. Rousey won the main event, "finishing Zingano with an armbar in ...

02/27/15
Kentucky-Arkansas Hoops Set For CBS

The undefeated Kentucky men’s basketball team tomorrow plays its final regular-season game against a ranked opponent – No. 18 Arkansas – on CBS at 4:00pm ET. UK’s three CBS games to date this season have averaged 2.6 million viewers, with its top CBS audience on Dec. 13 again ...

02/27/15
MLS Set For Three Days Of CBA Talks

MLS management and MLSPU reps starting Sunday will meet with federal mediators in DC in an effort to reach a new CBA, with the league's regular season "in grave danger of not starting on time next week." The sides are scheduled for three days of negotiations. Despite the Jan. 31 expiration of the pr ...

02/27/15
Buzzer Beaters....

The NBA on Friday announced a transparency initiative relating to its officiating program. Beginning March 2 and continuing through the ’15 playoffs, the league will provide play-by-play reports regarding all calls and material non-calls that occur in the last two minutes of close games ( NBA ...

02/27/15
NFL Hires Chief Republican Lobbyist

The NFL on Firday announced the hiring of Nicole Gustafson as its "chief Republican lobbyist." Gustafson, a senior aide to House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.), will begin work next month in the newly created position of VP/ Public Policy & Government Affairs in the league’s DC of ...

02/27/15
Hisense To Invest More In NASCAR

China-based Hisense officially begins its foray into NASCAR on Saturday with the Xfinity Series Hisense 250, and the consumer electronics brand is expected to announce further investments in the sport this weekend. A press conference has been scheduled for Saturday morning at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ...

02/27/15
Earthquakes To Debut New Stadium

The Earthquakes on Saturday will host the Galaxy in an MLS preseason game at the new 18,000-seat Avaya Stadium, and in the "soft opener" for the new venue, the crowd "will be limited to 10,000" ( SFGATE.com, 2/26 ). The "soft launch" is a "smart play in the aftermath of the 49ers' experience" at L ...

02/27/15
Twitter Me This....

Overthemoon to see a great publication like @USATODAY partnering with @IndyCar to help market the awesome series. #loveyouboth — Mario Andretti (@MarioAndretti) February 27, 2015 Coco Crisp just launched a new game for your phone - Coco's Fro Patrol. It's a free app. He& ...

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug