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 ...
In Hartford, Jerry Trecker reports that former U.S. women''s soccer team coach TONY DICICCO will be named today acting Commissioner of the WUSA while the league "launches a national search" for a full
ESPN''s coverage of Game Seven of the Sharks-Blues series on Tuesday earned a 1.37 national rating, making it "the highest-rated first-round [NHL playoff] game in ESPN history," according to Victor Ch
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TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "The National Sports Report" led with Dodgers- Braves, followed by Giants-Marlins. The first non-MLB report, at 9:38 into the broadcast
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The deal to "return the Raiders to Oakland will cost taxpayers about" $5M less per year under two proposals the Alameda County Board of Supervisors approved Tuesday, according to David Holbrook of the
Anaheim-based Pacific Sunwear of California has signed on as a sponsor of the next three X Games -- Summer 2000, Winter 2001 and Summer 2001. PacSun sponsored the 2000 Winter X Games held in VT (PacSu
POLICY HURT BY REPORT: Browns President Carmen Policy said he was "offended ... deeply" by Will McDonough''s story on Sunday that said "some league owners want him suspended" over allegations that the
In Cincinnati, Neil Schmidt reports that Bengals'' first round draft pick WR PETER WARRICK, after dropping SFX Sports, has signed with agent NORM NIXON, representing Nixon''s "biggest client" thus far
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Prospective Islanders co-Owners Charles Wang and Sanjay Kumar, who purchased the team for $190M, met the media at a press conference in N.Y. yesterday and talked about their plan of "lifting the team'
OPEN-WHEEL RACING: In Indianapolis, Robin Miller writes that last Saturday''s IRL Vegas Indy 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway "was one more giant billboard telling" IRL Founder Tony George that his ser
New Balance CEO Jim Davis said that the shoe company is "poised to grab more market share this year, potentially passing both" adidas and Reebok to take the number two slot in U.S. sales, according to