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Twitter Me This....Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 06 / 15
If there really are going to be nine candidates on NFLPA ballot, it guarantees De Smith victory. It's over. He wins. Period. — mike freeman (@mikefreemanNFL) March 5, 2015 Sounds like there are a lot of Habs fans at Staples Center. — Julie Stewart-Binks (@JSB_FOX) March 6,...
The "division" among MLB umpires "grew wider" yesterday, according to Murray Chass of the N.Y. TIMES, who cites a source close to the union as saying that "at least" eight of the 13 "new" NL umpires "
The TORONTO SUN reports that former EMI Group Owner Charles Koppelman "reportedly has offered" $185M for the Islanders and the club''s TV package. The offer is $10M less than what the team was sold fo
Converse is "scheduled to lay off up to" 70 employees in NC this week, according to Gregg Krupa of the BOSTON GLOBE, who also reports that Reebok is declining to comment on "expected cuts in spending,
Prospective Penguins Owner Mario Lemieux "is likely to close on his deal" to buy the team this week, according to Ann Belser of the PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE. A five-page motion filed Friday by Penguins
CHARLIE LYONS resigned as Ascent Entertainment Group Chair & CEO. CHUCK NEINAS will continue as acting Chair & CEO "until the positions are filled" (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 8/24)....GIB CHAPMAN has left
The DETROIT NEWS'' Becky Yerak examines the Tigers'' profit potential at $295M Comerica Park next season and writes that to understand why the team wants a new ballpark, "one need look only at the lux
In Salt Lake City, Mike Gorrell reported that the IOC has "decided to stick with its original plan" to hold a special session December 11-12 in Lausanne, Switzerland, "undeterred by vandalism at its m
Estee Lauder cosmetics heir Ronald Lauder is the "latest potential entry into the bidding" for the Jets, according to Gary Myers of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS, who examines the sale of the team in a front-pa
FedEx is "deep in negotiations for entitlement" of the Redskins'' stadium, "with FedEx Field the leading candidate as a new moniker," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. Agency sources "disagreed
SportsChannel FL has extended its cable TV rights agreement with the Devil Rays through 2012. Terms of the new agreement include an increase in the number of televised games beginning in 2003, to a mi