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 ...
German computer software company SAP AG has agreed to be the title sponsor of this fall''s U.S. Grand Prix in Indianapolis, according to Bill Koenig of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR. Terms of the multi-year a
At the SEC meetings over the weekend, men''s basketball coaches and ADs discussed the potential impact the NBA developmental league, scheduled for 2001, will have on the college game, according to Gar
SI''s Frank Deford appeared on ABC''s "Good Morning America" this morning to discuss his SI cover story on Anna Kournikova. Deford, on Kournikova''s popularity: "All you have to do is look at her. ...
After finishing the season 34-48, their "worst record" since the ''83-84 season, the Rockets will increase ticket prices by an average of 6% for the 2000-01 season, according to Herbert & Barron of th
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The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from last weekend''s sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR "NBA On NBC": (Pacers-Knicks) 6/2 NBC 7:15-9:45pm 7.9/15 "NBA On N
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TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "The National Sports Report" led with a 1:07 report on Braves P John Rocker confronting SI reporter Jeff Pearlman (see #15) at Turner F
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Without a "reunion" with the IRL, CART shares will "struggle for momentum, looking instead for traction from a new" TV deal and an "enhanced" race schedule in 2001, according to Jennifer Allen of BRID
The "first of 500 giant plastic baseballs to be displayed throughout" Atlanta promoting July''s MLB All-Star Game were unveiled Friday, according to Sheilia Poole of the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, who wrot
The NJ Sports & Exposition Authority (NJSEA) voted "unanimously" Friday to pursue a two-year contract with the XFL, according to Matthew Futterman of the Newark STAR- LEDGER. NJSEA Chair Raymond Batem
In a "rare interview session," NFL Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson commented on the state of pro sports in Charlotte and the city''s ability to support an MLB franchise, according to Scott Michaux of