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Throwback Thursday: Brave New Wide WorldPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 30 / 17
We turn back the clock to 20 years ago this week, when Disney opened its Wide World of Sports complex in Orlando with a Reds-Braves Spring Training game. The "state-of-the-art playground" cost $100M to build and at launch included a 9,50...
Every new stadium and arena is the result of the combined work of a host of subcontractors who supply everything from plumbing to wide-screen televisions. This report will take a detailed look at the
EXECS: The Canadian Baseball League announced Founder TONY RIVIERA "was out" as Chair, replaced by former Yahoo President JEFFREY MALLETT, "after a board shakeup early in the league's first season." R
For the '03-04 NBA season, "look for Mike Breen ... to leave NBC to become the new lead play-by-play voice of the NBA on ABC, replacing Brad Nessler," according to Phil Mushnick, who notes Breen and A
Raiders Owner Al Davis took the witness stand yesterday in the team's $1.1B fraud lawsuit and "enlivened an otherwise staid Superior courtroom," according to Sam Farmer of the L.A. TIMES, who notes th
NFL: FSN confirmed that it has cancelled its "NFL Show," in which Chris Myers, Michael Irvin and Tony Siragusa "were joined by dancing girls and a live studio audience" (MIAMI HERALD, 6/27)....In Tamp
"Is this the perfect name for the perfect team?" ABC/ESPN NBA analyst Tom Tolbert, on the Trail Blazers selecting Travis Outlaw with their first-round draft pick last night (ESPN, 6/26).
ESPN's 38 MLB telecasts are averaging a 1.07/ (928,000 HHs) Nielsen cable rating, down 2% in ratings against last year's 43-game 1.09/ (938,000 HHs) average. ESPN2's 30 MLB telecasts are averaging a 0
The Supreme Court announced yesterday that it would decline to decide if Nike can be sued for the "allegedly inaccurate statements it made to counter charges that its shoes are made by mistreated, und
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In St. Louis, Doug Moore reports that Saint Louis Univ. "plans to build a new basketball arena on campus rather than in the heart of the Grand Center arts district," after deciding that it is "too exp