College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
Sports Illustrated columnist Rick Reilly "violated the unwritten rule that says journalists don''t do commercials" by appearing in a commercial for Miller Lite, according to Ed Sherman of the CHICAGO
The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from select weekend sporting events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Tourney: Rd. 2 (SJU-IND) 13-Mar CBS noon-2:15pm 4.9/13 NCAA
WILLIAMS INKS WITH NIKE: The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Josh Gotthelf reports in THE DAILY that industry sources have Kings G Jason Williams signing a four-year, $4M shoe deal with Nike (THE DAILY)....
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ISC announced Friday that it has entered into a development agreement with Donald Trump to develop a racetrack in the N.Y. area. ISC will retain all future naming rights to the facility, which will no
The CLIPPERS received a "ticker-taper" greeting on Friday''s "Tonight Show" in celebration of their first win of the season on Thursday ("Tonight Show," 3/12)....One source, on DENNIS RODMAN''s leave
New Nets G Stephon Marbury was interviewed by Bob Costas during halftime of Sunday''s Nets-Heat game on NBC and said his trade from the T-Wolves last week was a "business" move. Marbury: "I wanted to
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NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue has "decided to keep exiled" 49ers co-Owner Eddie DeBartolo suspended from football through the end of next season and impose a $1M fine for his "criminal conduct" in a
After a "controversial draw" between Evander Holyfield and Lennox Lewis at MSG on Saturday night, boxing''s "three major sanctioning bodies," the IBF, WBC and WBA, "ordered" a rematch to be held "with
ESPN Chilton Sports Poll surveyed 12-17 year-olds throughout the calendar year and lists the percentage of the demo U.S. who do the following (ESPN Chilton Sports Poll): ''96 ''97 ''98 n=1589 n=2241 n
IMG, which recently filed suit against former VP/Racquet Sports Jeff Schwartz for "allegedly stealing" three tennis clients, "says it caught" Schwartz on videotape "raiding company files a week before