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MSG Promotions Renews Deal With USGA Through '21 U.S. OpenPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 31 / 15
MSG Promotions will maintain its role as the exclusive corporate hospitality provider of golf's U.S. Open through '21. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. MSG Promotions President & CEO Mimi Griffin pointed out that the U.S. Opens that fall under the extension – ’19, ’20 an...
Figure skating star SCOTT HAMILTON, 38, was diagnosed with testicular cancer yesterday (WASHINGTON POST, 3/20).... CORKY MEINECKE, a Detroit Free Press sports writer since ''88 and most recently the P
NHL Enterprises announced the expansion of responsibilities for NHLE Managing Dir BRAD KWONG. Kwong will relocate to the Zurich offices and be responsible for all European operations of NHLE and the N
DENNIS RODMAN "has been asked to appear on Monday''s Academy Awards telecast." Rodman: "I did something for the Oscars. That''s all. That''s it. No big deal. ... But you know, I might go to the Oscars
As sports salaries continue to increase, "it''s no surprise that some players are eyeing second careers ... owning a piece of a franchise," according to Mark Hyman of BUSINESS WEEK. Although active pl
Women''s ice hockey, and Brown Univ. freshman TARA MOUNSEY, is featured in this week''s NEWSWEEK under the header "She''s Breaking The Ice." Women''s hockey "has passed quickly through the pioneering
Sioux Falls Skyforce Public Relations Dir TOM SAVAGE is leaving the CBA to join the WNBA Houston Comets. Former CBA Ops Coordinator BRET MACTAVISH has joined the WNBA as a Basketball Ops Coordinator (
The Heat named STEPHEN WEBER as VP/Sponsor & Advertising Sales and STEVE WATSON as VP/Media Development & Operations. Weber was with the Suns, and Watson had been serving as a consultant to the Heat (
Cablevision''s CHARLES DOLAN was featured in an extensive profile by Falk & Sanger in Sunday''s NEWSDAY. Falk & Sanger: "Fiercely protective and lavishly generous with his family and his close circle
Former Chicago Sun-Times columnist DAN BICKLEY will write "No Bull," the unauthorized biography of DENNIS RODMAN. Delacorte Press "claims it has more than 700,000 copies in print" (N.Y. POST, 3/16)...
Pats Owner ROBERT KRAFT was at the South Boston St. Patrick''s Day breakfast Sunday, and the BOSTON GLOBE''s Don Aucoin writes, "by good-naturedly absorbing a blizzard of gibes from the very politicia