U.S. Fans Abound For WWC Final LeBron Praised For Role In Apatow's "Trainwreck" MLS Eyeing St. Paul For Expansion Club Angels Bad PR Continues With Dipoto Exit NBA Free Agency Begins With Money Flying Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC NBC Lands New Advertisers For Race Coverage Going Off The Grid Steelers Exploring '23 Super Bowl Bid GT To Benefit Financially From Ireland Game
Americans Snatching Up Tickets On Secondary Market For Women's World Cup FinalPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 02 / 15
The U.S. "will have an overwhelming crowd advantage" at the Women's World Cup Final on Sunday at BC Place, as within minutes of the team defeating Germany in Tuesday's semifinal, tickets on the secondary market "skyrocketed in price, with the vast majority of purchasers" from the U.S., according to ...
TX-based Travelocity.com and the Mavericks have entered into a marketing promotion agreement designed to encourage fans to attend road games while wearing team merchandise. The initiative, called "Reu
IMG and the LPGA announced that the Arch Championship, the tour''s season-ending tournament formerly called the PageNet Championship, will be played at a site other than the Desert Inn Resort in Las V
Groundbreaking was held yesterday for the $175M SBC Center, the new home of the Spurs and the annual Stock Show & Rodeo, according to Tom Bower of the SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS- NEWS. The $35,000, "well-orc
Pistons G and NBPA VP Michael Curry said that the NBPA "probably won''t buy the CBA from Isiah Thomas," according to Scott Soshnick of BLOOMBERG NEWS. Meanwhile, the NBPA had been "considering a partn
Established in 1995 with current assets of $80 million, the Foundation seeks an Executive Director who will direct the staff and its daily activities in Washington, DC. The Director reports directly t
In N.Y., Mitchell Fink writes that in the October issue of Playboy, NBC''s BOB COSTAS "goes after" JOHN TESH for his "overly dramatic coverage" of gymnastics events in the ''96 Olympics. Costas, on Te
SHAW''S REDEMPTION: In St. Louis, Bernie Miklasz writes on Rams President John Shaw under the header, "As Rams President, Shaw Is Lame Duck -- And He Enjoys It." Shaw has been working out of the team'
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with Braves-Rockies, followed by Rangers-Yankees. The first non-MLB report, at 6:17, was the arrest of Dei
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MA-based Internet company CMGI yesterday announced a 15-year, $100M naming-rights deal for the $325M, 68,000-seat stadium under construction in Foxboro, MA, to be called CMGI Field and set to open in
SUPER BOWL RAMP-UP: In Tampa, Carter Gaddis writes that the Tampa Bay Super Bowl XXXV Task Force "has gathered the local sponsorships it needs to meet its" $2M budget. Six of the 15-18 sponsors are th