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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 ...
An NBA spokesperson said Friday that the league''s 29 owners were to vote this past weekend on whether Pacers coach and outgoing CBA Owner Isiah Thomas "will be permitted to coach" the Pacers before t
At Sunday''s Closing Ceremonies of the Sydney Summer Games, IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch told the crowd at Stadium Australia, "Thank you for these exceptional Games. ... I am proud and happy t
After the U.S. men''s basketball team defeated France 85-75 on Sunday to capture the Gold medal, NBA Commissioner David Stern said that the team "should go home proud," according to Michelle Kaufman o
The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Bill King cites sources as saying that former ITT President BOB BOWMAN will be named as CEO of MLB.com, "the spin-off company that MLB created" after owners agreed to con
NBC is averaging a 14.0/25 Nielsen rating through 16 days (Saturday night) of its Olympic coverage, which is down 35% from Atlanta''s 21.6 in ''96, 19% from Barcelona''s 15-day average of 17.3/33 in '
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "The Keith Olbermann Evening News" led with a story of Bears QB Cade McNown and Browns QB Tim Couch each trying to date Playboy playmat
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The Spurs reported their fifth straight year of operating losses in the Alamodome, according to Travis Poling of the SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS. Team officials said the franchise lost $8.1M for the ''99
The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from last weekend''s sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Football: (regional) 9/30 ABC 12:00-3:30pm 3.5/10 NCAA Footba
The IOC''s marketing division had predicted that 35 million unique users would log onto www.olympics.com during the 2000 Sydney Games, but with one day to go before the Games ended on Saturday, offici
The A''s won the AL West yesterday but the team''s average attendance is third lowest in the AL, according to David Holbrook of the CONTRA COSTA TIMES, who called it a "troubling figure for a team tha