Featured Story

Last Chance To Enter SBD/SBJ's Annual Super Bowl Bowl Pick 'Em

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 30 / 15

With the Patriots and Seahawks set to meet in Glendale for Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, SportsBusiness Daily 's and SportsBusiness Journal 's annual Super Bowl pick 'em contest is open. Test your prognostication skills against those of your fellow subscribers. Those who best predict the game'...

Read More

More Stories

09/21/99
LEAGUE NOTES

NFL: U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) "has requested the videotapes" of a ''95 NFLPA meeting in Maui in which 16 players reportedly "failed drug tests." In a letter to Richard Brown, the attorney

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner, Walt Disney, WNBA

09/21/99
HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE: COWBOYS GOLF COURSE PROPOSED

Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones and his family "have signed a deal to build a Cowboys-themed golf complex" in Grapevine, TX, according to Richard Alm of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS, who wrote that the team''s m

Tags: ABC, Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, NFL, Walt Disney

09/21/99
THAT'S (SPORTS) ENTERTAINMENT! THE RICK HITS SMALL SCREEN

Yankees P ROGER CLEMENS is set to appear on tonight''s season debut of ABC''s "SPIN CITY." The show''s plot involves fictional Mayor Randall Winston ruining Clemens'' perfect game (N.Y. POST, 9/20)...

Tags: ABC, ESPN, NBC, New York Yankees, NFL, R J Reynolds, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

09/21/99
NAMES IN THE NEWS

U.S. Rep. and House Subcommittee on Oversight And Investigations Chair FRED UPTON (R-MI) said that he plans to call a congressional hearing in October to examine Atlanta''s ''96 Olympic bid and to rev

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, IOC, MLB, NASCAR, Philadelphia 76ers, People and Pop Culture

09/21/99
WAYNE ON THE BUBBLE: IN A-B CAMPAIGN AND WITH ADORING MEDIA

A-B will use Wayne Gretzky in a "new iteration" of the "Bubble Boys" campaign from DDB, Chicago, which "depicts the misadventures" of table-top hockey figures, according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK.

Tags: Anheuser Busch, NHL

09/21/99
A'S DEADLINE PASSES; WILL SCHOTT AND HOFMANN EXTEND LEASE?

The deadline for selling the A''s "passed Monday without action, but the future of the team is still very much in play," according to Jody Meacham of the SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS. Team co-Owner Steve Sch

Tags: Franchises, Kansas City Royals, Minnesota Twins, MLB, News Corp./Fox, Oakland Athletics

09/21/99
PRELIMINARY OVERNIGHT RATINGS FROM RECENT SPORTING EVENTS

The following is a list of preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from recent sporting events (THE DAILY) EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Football: (regional) 09/18 ABC 3:30-7:00pm 3.3/8 NCAA Football

Tags: ABC, CBS, MLB, NBC, NCAA, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nielsen, The Back of the Book, Viacom, Walt Disney

09/21/99
MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET editions of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight," FSN''s "Primetime" (Fox Sports Net South) and ESPN''s "SportsCenter," which aired at 12:00am ET, all led with Cardinals-Cub

Tags: ABC, Atlanta Falcons, Chicago Cubs, Coca-Cola, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, ESPN, Houston Astros, MLB, NBC, New Orleans Saints, News Corp./Fox, NFL, PGA Tour, Pittsburgh Pirates, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

09/21/99
ESPN/ABC NAMES ERHARDT TO LEAD MERGED SPORTS AD SALES STAFF

ESPN and ABC Sports will merge ad sales staffs starting in mid-October, and former Ad Age VP & Group Publisher Edward Erhardt will lead the combined entity. In addition to the core entities of ABC Spo

Tags: ABC, ESPN, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

09/21/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

BuytheJets.com, an Internet site launched by a group seeking to acquire the Jets, said that it had received pledges totaling $17.5M from "about" 8,000 people. BuytheJets.com co-founder John Crotty: "I

Tags: AHL, Comcast-Spectacor, Florida Panthers, Franchises, Minnesota Twins, New York Jets, NFL, Ottawa Senators, Philadelphia Flyers

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug