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Root Sports Southwest Brings On Former Penguins Exec David PeartPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 26 / 15
Root Sports Southwest named former Penguins Senior VP/Sales & Service David Peart GM, where he will oversee day-to-day management of the Houston-based RSN. He starts March 2 and will report to DirecTV Sports Networks President Patrick Crumb . The RSN holds the rights to the Astros and Rocket...
In N.Y., Bernard Weinraub reports that OLIVER STONE''s "ANY GIVEN SUNDAY" has "taken in more than" $60M and "seems headed for financial success." The film is one of Stone''s "more mainstream and succe
MLB owners will consider giving Commissioner Bud Selig "more power" during the league''s owners meetings beginning Tuesday in Phoenix, according to USA TODAY''s Hal Bodley. Under a new proposal, Selig
With about one-fourth of the inaugural IBL season complete, "no teams are going bankrupt" and "no plans are in the works to move struggling franchises," according to Brent Jones of the Baltimore SUN.
News that Madonna won''t perform at the Super Bowl due to "scheduling problems" should be taken with a "grain of salt," according to Neal Travis of the N.Y. POST, who heard "there has been grumbling f
THE DAILY is seeking a Marketing Manager to be responsible for in-house phone sales, classified advertising and database management. Qualified applicants will have interest in sales, superior telephon
Michael Jordan and Washington Sports Chair Abe Pollin "have reached an agreement in principle that would give Jordan control" of the Wizards'' basketball operations, according to Steve Wyche in a fron
ESPN Chilton Sports Poll asked 4,671 respondents, age 12+, from December ''98 through November ''99, to name their favorite sport involving female athletes (ESPN Chilton): RK SPORT % RK SPORT % 1) Pro
In Miami, Rana Cash wrote that with its success, the LPGA Tour has "set the standard in some ways for other women''s sports organizations. But unlike the WNBA, the LPGA has excelled on its own, separa
IMG''s Mark Steinberg has recently "initiated advertising campaigns" for Tiger Woods with Nike, GM, AmEx and others that "will attempt to humanize" Woods, according to Hawkins & Rosaforte of GOLF WORL
The IAAF has signed a new ten-year agreement with ISL, according to AD AGE, which reports that int''l athletics will be "given coherent global branding" under the deal. ISL said that the "new look ...