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Univ. of Texas men's AD Steve Patterson is tasked with making another key hire in the wake of the school's announcement that men's basketball coach Rick Barnes "will not return after 17 seasons." Barnes, who made $2.55M this past season, "has a buyout" of $1.75M that "would have d...
In N.Y., Robin Pogrebin notes that Broadway theaters are going the way of sports arenas with the selling of naming rights and reports that the Roundabout Theater company has sold the naming rights to
Today: NPSL Attendance Through February 27 ''99-00 ''98-99 TEAM GAMES TOTAL AVG. %CAP AVG. %+/- PHILADELPHIA 15 124,085 8,272 47% 8,973 - 7.8% MILWAUKEE 17 122,881 7,228 42% 8,453 -14.5% CLEVELAND 15
Broadband Sports has named BRUCE TOBEY VP/General Counsel, effective at the end of March. Tobey is currently a partner with law firm Troop Steuber Pasich Reddick & Tobey (Broadband Sports)....Bills Ex
MLB''s "stadium strategy" is profiled by USA TODAY''s Hal Bodley, who writes that the strategy "uses fans as a foundation." MLB Commissioner Bud Selig "has changed the entire approach for cities tryin
After the Andersen Consulting World Golf Championship ended Sunday, George Lazarus of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE wonders, besides Northern Ireland''s Darren Clarke, "Who were the other winners in this five-d
Raleigh-based Total Sports has completed an NCAA sponsorship deal "just in time to leverage the crown jewel of that package, the men''s basketball tourney," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. The
CART team owner Chip Ganassi officially announced yesterday that drivers Jimmy Vasser and Juan Montoya will compete in this year''s Indy 500, and A-B''s Budweiser brand "will be his associate sponsor"
CBS CEO Mel Karmazin is "pulling out all the stops" to win both broadcast and cable rights to WWF programming, according to Sallie Hofmiester of the L.A. TIMES, who writes that Karmazin is "bringing t
FRANKIE MUNIZ, star of the new Fox series "Malcolm in the Middle," appeared on CBS'' "The Early Show" this morning and was asked by Jane Clayson if he has a "backup plan" should he leave acting one da
Clear Channel Communications said Tuesday it has agreed to acquire SFX Entertainment in a stock swap that values SFX at about $4.4B, according to Liza Roberts of CBS MarketWatch. The deal for $3.3B in