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Blues-Blackhawks Game 4 Is Most Expensive First-Round Ticket

04 / 16 / 14

Game 4 of the Blues-Blackhawks series is "the most expensive ticket for the first round" of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, with ticket marketplace Vivid Seats pegging the average price at $346 for the April 23 contest. Game 3 of the series, which also will be played at Chicago's United Center, "rank...

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02/12/98
COLUMBUS VOTE GOES AGAINST THIS CREW: STADIUM MEASURE FAILS

Dublin, OH, voters Tuesday "overwhelmingly rejected a plan to build a soccer stadium," leaving the MLS Crew''s future "uncertain," according to Jeff Ortega of the COLUMBUS DISPATCH. Unofficial totals

Tags: Columbus Crew, Facilities, MLS

02/12/98
OLYMPIC NOTES

Picabo Street, after winning her gold medal: "It was time to wake the Games up" (ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, 2/12). In Houston, John Lopez: "Picabo Street, American hero, certainly looks the part" (HOUST

Tags: CBS, Olympics, Viacom

02/12/98
MEDIA NOTES

TCI said yesterday that it will raise its cable rates nationwide by an average of 5-5.5% (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, 2/12)...."ET" will preview the SI swimsuit issue tonight (THE DAILY)....The Source has mov

Tags: Sports Illustrated, Media

02/12/98
OFFICIAL SPONSORS ON GUARD: AMBUSHERS IN SIGHT

Despite not being official Olympic sponsors, Nike and adidas "have found ways to get lots of air time" in Nagano, according to A. Craig Copetas of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Nike has its swoosh on the u

Tags: CBS, McDonalds, Nike, Olympics, Time Warner, USOC, Viacom, Washington Nationals, Wendys

02/12/98
PATTON NO LONGER THE GENERAL OF THESE PENGUINS

Donn Patton has resigned as President of the Penguins to pursue other business opportunities. Patton had been with the franchise since November ''91 and served as President since November ''96. Co-Own

Tags: Franchises, Pittsburgh Penguins

02/12/98
SPORTSRADIO WQAM SEEKING SPORTS MARKETING EXECUTIVE

Seeking experienced, self-motivated individual to sell play-by-play broadcast for three professional sports teams in South Florida, on the Flagship station, WQAM. Candidate should have strong presenta

Tags: Classified Advertisements

02/12/98
THE GOLDIN TOUCH: SPORTS MARKETING COMPANY ALIGNS WITH BORAS

Ken Goldin, who co-founded NJ-based Score Board, Inc., has launched a new company, Goldin Sports Marketing & Licensing (GSM&L), to be based in New Jersey. GSM&L also announced a marketing agreement wi

02/12/98
CO SENATE APPROVES NOVEMBER VOTE AND INCREASED FINANCING

The CO State Senate "easily approved a bill Wednesday mandating a November sales-tax election for a new football stadium while increasing the taxpayers'' maximum contribution" by $85M over the current

Tags: Denver Broncos, Facilities

02/12/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Nets C JAYSON WILLIAMS was a guest on COMEDY CENTRAL''s "The Daily Show" last night. During the interview, host CRAIG KILBORN showed a tape of himself playing Liberty F REBECCA LOBO in a pick-up game.

Tags: Cablevision, Milwaukee Bucks, Brooklyn Nets, New York Liberty, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, YankeeNets

02/12/98
HARVARD LAW SCHOOL AND HBO PRESENT SPORTS LAW CONFERENCE

The Harvard Law School Committee on Sports and Entertainment Law and Home Box Office present "The 1998 Sports Law Conference" on February 27, 1:00-5:00pm, at Harvard Law School. The first panel, "Curr

Tags: Classified Advertisements, New York Mets, NHL, Oakland Athletics

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