Upcoming Conferences and Events

Featured Story

Quick Hits....

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 08 / 16

"I don’t think anything is going to happen between now and the time I go pick up my bags and head to the airport. But still thoroughly engaged, deeply engaged on a number of different fronts" – White Sox GM Rick Hahn , as MLB's winter meetings wound down, saying the team is st...

Read More

More Stories

Franchise Notes

TOUGH TIMES: In Phoenix, Pedro Gomez notes that the NFL Cardinals'' 49-0 loss Sunday to the Chiefs "reinforced the team''s stranglehold on the title of the worst of the worst. ... This team has not ea

Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Baseball, Football, Franchises, Kansas City Chiefs, NFL, Toronto Blue Jays

Names & Faces

NEWSDAY''s Michael Dobie notes the endorsement prospects of OH high school basketball standout LeBron James. While James'' St. Vincent-St. Mary team is sponsored by adidas, he is "friends with Nike pi

Tags: Atlanta Falcons, Basketball, Football, General Motors, NBA, NFL, Nike, Sports Illustrated, Washington Nationals

Is Variable Pricing Worth It?

Variable pricing can "actually be a clever way for teams to boost ticket prices under the guise of giving fans a break," according to Stefan Fatsis of the WALL STREET JOURNAL, who notes about 25% of M

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Franchises, Hockey, MLB, NBA, New York Mets, NFL, NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants

NBA Expansion Price Tag: $300M

Two sources close to the NBA said that the owners of the new Charlotte franchise will pay a $300M expansion fee, according to Bonnell & Laye of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, who note the $300M fee is more t

Tags: Basketball, Charlotte Hornets, Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, Toronto Raptors

Turnkey Sports Insiders Poll

During September, the "Turnkey Sports Insiders Poll" asked its panel of 160 sports industry insiders what sports they felt were best positioned for growth in North America over the next three years. T

Tags: Baseball, Basketball, Colleges, Football, Golf, Hockey, MLB, Motorsports, NBA, NFL, NHL, Soccer

Winston Cup Awards Show

The NASCAR Winston Cup Series awards ceremony is slated for this Friday at the Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center in N.Y., and the 2 1/2 hour event will air live on TNT. In Charlotte, David

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Motorsports, NASCAR, Turner Sports

"Hispanic Beisbol" Debuted

Hispanic Beisbol, the first Spanish-language monthly magazine "devoted entirely to baseball," debuted with a 100,000-copy print run and a $4.95 cover price, with subscriptions priced at $28 for 12 iss

Tags: Baseball, Miami Marlins, New York Yankees, Media

Augusta Member Resigns

Wyman Leaves Augusta Thomas Wyman, former CEO of CBS and a 25-year member of Augusta National, has "resigned from the club" in protest of its "refusal to admit a female member," according to Bill Penn

Tags: Baseball, CBS, Golf, LPGA, MLB, PGA Tour, Sports in Society, Viacom

Ratings News & Notes

ABC''s "MNF" earned a 13.6/21 overnight Nielsen rating for Jets-Raiders last night, up 19% from a 11.4/18 for the comparable Colts-Dolphins game last year (THE DAILY). NEWSDAY''s Steve Zipay notes the

Tags: ABC, Basketball, Boston Bruins, Buffalo Bills, Colleges, Football, Green Bay Packers, Hockey, Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Wild, NBC, New York Giants, New York Jets, Oakland Raiders, Media, Walt Disney

F1 Finances Discussed

Ferrari President Luca Di Montezemolo said that while he "was not trying to force" Formula One Chair Bernie Ecclestone "out of power," he admitted that Formula One "in the modern era could no longer b

Tags: Formula One, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Motorsports

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug