Featured Story

Time To Participate In The 2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 20 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * How often do you watch live sports on a mobile device? ...

Read More

More Stories

10/30/98
BUT HOW WILL AHMAD GETS HIS EXCLUSIVES IF MJ WON'T TALK?

Some NBA players "have said they are weighing the possibility" of boycotting the NBA''s TV partners, NBC and TNT, according to Mike Wise of the N.Y. TIMES. The players view the networks as "co-conspir

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, NBC, TBS/TNT, Time Warner

10/30/98
LEAGUE NOTES

NFL: During his presentation to NFL owners in K.C., Michael Ovitz said that league owners "wanted assurances" that a southern CA team would be supported. Ovitz: "I''ll put an L.A. fan up against an Ea

Tags: AFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, NFL

10/30/98
ABL SEASON READY TO ROLL: ADS TAKE SHOTS AT NBA LOCKOUT

ABL CEO Gary Cavalli said that "recent infusions of money by ''equity investors,'' the sale of operating rights for three teams and rising sponsorship sales have put the ABL back on track to break eve

Tags: Chicago Bulls, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA

10/30/98
HEARTACHE BY THE POUND: ADIDAS DROPS "TROUBLED FOOTBALLER"

Just "days" after English soccer player Paul Gascoigne discharged himself from the hospital "where he was being treated for stress, depression, and alcohol-related problems," adidas canceled his $4.2M

Tags: Washington Nationals

10/30/98
STREET & SMITH'S SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL SPECIAL REPORT

SPORTS DEGREES: In ''85 there were 20 degree programs in sports marketing at U.S. universities, today there are more than 200! How is the new professionalism in sports management effecting franchises?

Tags: Classified Advertisements

10/30/98
AHL FRANCHISE INKS DEAL WITH PEPSI FOR BRANDED WARMUP JERSEY

The AHL Rochester Americans (Amerks) are wearing Pepsi- sponsored jerseys "for the 20-minute warmup period before every home game," according to Kevin Oklobzija of the Rochester DEMOCRAT & CHRONICLE.

Tags: AHL, Chicago Bears, Coca-Cola, PepsiCo

10/30/98
STARTER UP: NET INCOME RISES BUT NBA LOCKOUT HURTS SALES

Starter Corp. said its third-quarter net income rose 5.5%, but that sales "were hurt" by the NBA lockout and "difficult industry conditions generally," according to the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Shares in

Tags: Finance, NBA

10/30/98
NBA NEGOTIATORS TAKE STEP BACK TO LOOK AT PROPOSALS

NBA and NBPA negotiators "took a break Thursday" with no future bargaining session planned, according to USA TODAY''s Matt Cimento. The two sides agreed to speak today. Cimento: "Several members of bo

Tags: Chicago Bulls, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Sports Illustrated, SportsLine.com, Time Warner

10/29/98
PENNY PINCHERS: NCAA SETS ASIDE MONEY TO PAY JUDGEMENT

The NCAA''s Div. I Board of Directors "voted this week to set aside" $10M into an escrow account in order to "save some money to help pay a court judgement" regarding restricted-earnings coaches, acco

Tags: Colleges, NCAA

10/29/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

NET GAINS, STATE LOSSES: The NBA Board of Governors unanimously approved the transfer of the Nets ownership to "a consortium" led by philanthropist Raymond Chambers and business exec Lewis Katz. The s

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Baltimore Ravens, Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, NBA, Brooklyn Nets, NFL, YankeeNets

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug