Featured Story

Classified Advertisements

04 / 18 / 14

Increase your company's exposure in the sport business marketplace and get your message in front of the industry's top executives. For more information on placing a classified in SportsBusiness Daily, please contact Heather Taylor at 704-973-1525 or  htaylor@sportsbusin...

Read More

More Stories

11/10/97
NIKE REVOLTS AGAINST "ANTIAUTHORITY" TALK IN CHINESE MARKET

The first Nike ads "developed specifically for the Chinese market, star local hoopsters and make earnest appeals to Chinese nationalism," according to Sally Goll Beatty of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. As

Tags: Nike

11/10/97
FRANCHISE NOTES

NFL: On "Fox NFL Sunday," James Brown reported, "The owners of the Los Angeles Kings hockey team have offered to buy the Minnesota Vikings and relocate them right here in L.A. Meanwhile, Philip Maas,

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Carolina Hurricanes, Chicago Bulls, Franchises, Gale Force Holdings, Los Angeles Clippers, Milwaukee Bucks, Minnesota Vikings, NBA, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, News Corp./Fox, NFL, NHL, Oakland Raiders, Ottawa Senators, Tampa Bay Rays, Time Warner

11/10/97
CHICAGO EVENT SPONSOR AMERITECH NOT SOLD ON WTA RENEWAL

Ameritech "won''t commit to an extension" of its three- year WTA Tour sponsorship, according to Len Ziehm of the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES. Brian Fitzgerald, Dir of the Ameritech Cup in Chicago, "spent consid

Tags: IMG

11/10/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

VENUS WILLIAMS is featured on the front page of today''s PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER under the header "Tennis'' Newest Star Has All Eyes On Her" (PHILA. INQUIRER, 11/10)....Vikings QB BRAD JOHNSON, along wi

Tags: Dallas Stars, Minnesota Vikings, NFL, Southwest Sports Group, People and Pop Culture

11/10/97
FACILITY NOTES

The Ohio State Univ. Board of Trustees approved a $150M renovation plan for the university''s stadium. The renovated stadium will have about 98,000 seats, including spots for 3,000 wheelchair users. I

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Facilities, Golden State Warriors, Minnesota Timberwolves, NFL

11/10/97
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

Replica "99" Statue of Liberty jerseys with Wayne Gretzky''s name misspelled, "Gretkzy" as it was for an October 30 game, will be on sale at MSG this week for $999 (N.Y. POST, 11/9).....The Pacers hav

Tags: Cablevision, Indiana Pacers, Madison Square Garden, New York Liberty

11/10/97
NIKE, PART II: OREGONIAN GOES ON-SIGHT AND TALKS WITH KNIGHT

In Portland, Jeff Manning, who spent a month in Asia examining Nike and other companies'' business practices, debuted part one of his three-part series on Sunday that included a "rare" interview with

Tags: Nike

11/10/97
ANGELS & MARINERS RAISE TICKET PRICES FOR THE '98 SEASON

The Angels raised ticket prices for the ''98 season at the newly-renovated Anaheim Stadium by 27%, according to Bill Shaikin of the L.A. TIMES. Angels President Tony Tavares: "This is a ticket price i

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Franchises, Seattle Mariners, Walt Disney

11/10/97
DOVER DOWNS BUYS NASHVILLE SPEEDWAY USA; PLANS FOR NEW TRACK

DE-based Dover Downs Entertainment Inc. has acquired Nashville Speedway USA with the intention of building a new speedway in another location "in the near future," according to Joe Caldwell of the NAS

Tags: Facilities, R J Reynolds

11/10/97
NBPA SAYS IF CBA IS REOPENED, LICENSING $$ FAIR GAME

NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter "may be angling" to bring licensing rights "under union control as they are in other leagues, giving the PA a solid, marketable property for licensing and a revenue stream w

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Minnesota Wild, NBA

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug