District Judge Schedules Trial Date In Tom Benson Case Against Estranged FamilyPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 26 / 16
A federal judge "has scheduled a Dec. 8 trial date in TOM BENSON 's lawsuit seeking to take away ownership in the Saints and Pelicans from his estranged family" after settlement talks failed to produce an agreement, according to Katherine Sayre of the New Orleans TIMES-PICAYUNE. U.S. District ...
Street & Smith''s Sports Group has named EMIL MAZZANOBILE as National Sales Manager. Mazzanobile will be based in Street & Smith''s N.Y. office and work directly with Street & Smith''s Sports Group Pr
Redskins President JACK KENT COOKE, who "is expected to reap as much as" $60M from the sale of the team to Daniel Snyder, is leaving the DC area "to make his home" in income tax-free Bermuda. Cooke: "
The SLOC named GORDON CRABTREE as Managing Dir of Finance. Crabtree will oversee auditing, accounting, risk management, procurement and other financial functions in the finance department''s restructu
STEINBRENNER GOES PRIMETIME: Yankees Owner GEORGE STEINBRENNER was profiled on CBS'' "60 Minutes II" by Charlie Rose who said, "Not so long ago, the Yankees were the worst team in the major leagues an
The NBA named JEFFREY POLLACK to the newly created position of VP/Marketing & Corporate Communications. Pollack, who founded THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY in ''94, has been a communications consultant to
Former Univ. of Rhode Island F LAMAR ODOM has signed with NY-based agent JEFF KLEIN (Mult, 5/29)....GEORGE BRETT and his brothers have bought half-ownership of WA-based bat maker TriDiamond Sports and
Longtime Chicago Tribune MLB writer JEROME HOLTZMAN wrote his final column on Sunday. He will join MLB''s Commissioner''s Office in a newly created position as MLB''s Official Historian (CHICAGO TRIBU
Former Fila Apparel Division Product Manager KEITH ASKENAS has been named IBL Dir of Merchandising and Licensing, to be based in Baltimore, according to Heather Skale of the WASHINGTON TIMES. Askenas
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adidas-Salomon has "created a top-level" management post and filled it with one of its CEOs, JIM STUTTS, to "oversee the growth of its two golf brands," Taylor Made and adidas Golf, according to Gene
TOM STIPES has resigned as Tournament Dir of the PGA Tour''s World Golf Championships Andersen Consulting Match Play Championship and has formed WinningEdge in La Jolla, CA. WinningEdge will focus on