College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
One of the biggest challenges facing pro sports, next to winning and filling seats, is trying to satisfy the needs and demands of the season-ticket holder and luxury suite owner. Marketing Database Sy
WORLD CUP BIDS ARE IN: England, South Africa, Germany, Brazil and Morocco have formally bid to host the 2006 World Cup. FIFA''s Exec Committee will choose the event''s host next July. England''s Footb
TODAY: MLB National League Attendance Through August 8 HOME ''99 YEAR-TO-DATE COMPARISONS TEAM DATES AVG. TOTAL %CAP ''98 AVG. %+/- ''97 AVG. %+/- COL 51 43,113 2,198,741 86% 47,311 - 9% 48,006 -10% S
After recently assuming official ownership of the NBA Kings, the Maloof family "is ready to deliver," according to Martin McNeal of the SACRAMENTO BEE, who wrote that the family is creating a $100,000
The Walt Disney Co. "was silent Monday on reports that it might sell" the Angels, but "that didn''t stop business analysts and sports experts from speculating on whether dumping" the MLB team and even
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET editions of ESPN''s "SportsCenter," CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight," and FSN''s "Fox Sports News Primetime" (Fox Sports Net South) all led with Astros-Braves, followed
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Washington Sports & Entertainment (WSE) Chair Abe Pollin "has offered buyouts to approximately" 37 front- office employees with 20 or more years of service with the company, whose holdings include the
The Yankees-Mariners four-game series last week drew 180,849 to Safeco Field, a new Mariners record. It surpasses the previous high of 175,947 set against the Blue Jays in ''97 (SEATTLE TIMES, 8/9)...
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig''s office "was expected" to make a decision yesterday regarding the league''s "approval of the business plan that will allow the Expos to survive in Montreal," according to
RYDER IN THE STORM? PGA of America CEO Jim Awtrey will meet with prospective Ryder Cup team members today at Medinah Country Club to discuss "the play-for-pay issue." USA TODAY''s Harry Blauvelt repor