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Rice Apologies For "Biggest Mistake" Of His Life, Calls Suspension Out Of His ControlPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 14
Ravens RB Ray Rice today for the first time publicly commented on the two-game suspension the NFL gave him for his domestic violence arrest in February, calling it something he did not "have any control over." Rice said, "That’s higher authorities. That’s something that the courts, the N...
DARRYL STRAWBERRY is expected to sign a minor league contract with MIKE VEECK''S Northern League St. Paul Saints Friday ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/2)....Sioux Falls Skyforce Exec VP/GM TOMMY SMITH was n
LARRY AIELLO, JR., VP and Controller of Corning, Inc., has been elected Chair of Watkins Glen Int''l (NASCAR NEWS, 4/24)....KECIA TILLMAN is the new Trade Show Manager for the NAPBL''s Promotion Corp.
Georgetown guard ALLEN IVERSON has declared himself eligible for the NBA Draft. Iverson cited family needs. Iverson signed with DAVID FALK, eliminating the possibility of regaining his amateur status
Indians OF ALBERT BELLE is the focus of this week''s SI cover story. SI''s Michael Bamberger examines Belle through the eyes of teammates, coaches (past and present), family and friends, with a focus
Int''l Sports and Entertainment Strategies (ISES) announced the opening of its Sydney office and the appointment of two "Olympic marketing specialists" to begin its Australia business. SAMUAL STRANG,
In a Ft. Lauderdale, FL court room Tuesday, Seahawks WR BRIAN BLADES changed his "not guilty" plea to "no contest" in the manslaughter case involving the death of his cousin CHARLES ("SportsCenter," E
LEN WATSON has joined the PGA Tour as VP, Int''l TV and New Media (PGA TOUR NEWS, 4/29)....MARK COLLINS has been named COO of Florida Sports Enterprises, owned by Paxson Communications and BRUCE FRYE
MONICA SELES has filed a $16M damages claim for loss of earnings against Deutscher Tennisbund (DTB) Rothenbaum Turnier GmbH, the commercial organizer of the Hamburg Citizens Cup tournament at which sh
A Mercedes-Benz worth more than $130,000 on loan to Georgetown sophomore ALLEN IVERSON from a local car dealer may not be permitted under NCAA rules. If the NCAA rules the loan was made because of Ive
The Univ. of Oregon''s James Warsaw Sports Marketing Center announced speakers for their Warsaw May Speakers Series. The list: DOUG SINGLE, GM/CEO ''98 Nike World Masters Games, May 1; DAVE ALLEN & MI