Featured Story

Finish Line Reports Dip In Q4 Earnings Despite Uptick In Revenue

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 27 / 15

Finish Line reported a decline in Q4 earnings and "warned that profits in the current year may miss expectations," as the sports-apparel retailer has "struggled lately in a retail environment dogged by more promotions and lower mall traffic." The company's earnings fell 5% to $40.8M despite revenues...

Read More

More Stories

09/09/99
SPORTS BUSINESS FOOD FOR THOUGHT: JETER A CEREAL THRILLER

Yankees SS Derek Jeter is "about to oversee the launch" of "Jeter''s," a frosted-flake breakfast cereal from N.Y.- based Famous Fixins, according to Mitchell Fink of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Redemption ca

Tags: Cleveland Browns, MLB, New York Mets, New York Yankees, San Antonio Spurs, YankeeNets

09/09/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

IF YOU WIN, WILL THEY COME? Hosting two key games against the Red Sox, the A''s drew 21,195 and 20,251 on Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively. The two-game average of 20,723 was up 15.4% from the team

Tags: AFL, Baltimore Ravens, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Bears, Detroit Tigers, Franchises, News Corp./Fox, NFL, NHL, Oakland Athletics, PepsiCo, Philadelphia Eagles, St. Louis Blues, Tampa Bay Rays, Wal Mart

09/09/99
BID MADNESS: TV RIGHTS FOR NCAA TOURNAMENT UP FOR GRABS

NCAA men''s basketball tournament TV rights "are up for bidding after the NCAA terminated its exclusive negotiations with CBS Sports," which has held the exclusive rights to the event since ''86, acco

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, NCAA, News Corp./Fox, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

09/09/99
MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" led with Red Sox-A''s, followed by Cards- Braves. Both 11:00pm ET editions of FSN''s "Primetime" (Fox Sports Net South) and E

Tags: ABC, Atlanta Braves, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati Reds, Dallas Stars, ESPN, Houston Astros, Miami Heat, MLB, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Oakland Athletics, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Southwest Sports Group, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

09/09/99
IT WAS TWENTY YEARS AGO TODAY....: MEDIA REFLECTS ON ESPN

ESPN looked back on its 20-year history with a special three-hour retrospective on Tuesday night. ESPN''s Chris Berman: "After 20 years, one building has become a bursting campus, and the experiment i

Tags: ESPN, Microsoft, News Corp./Fox, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

09/09/99
WILSON THE RACQUET OF CHOICE FOR FINAL FOUR U.S. OPEN WOMEN

The following lists the shoe, apparel and racquet deals of the four U.S. Open women semi-finalists (TW, 9/9 issue): PLAYER SHOE & APPAREL RACQUET Martina Hingis adidas Yonex SRQ Ti-700 Lindsay Davenpo

Tags: Nike, Puma, Reebok, Washington Nationals, Wilson Sporting Goods

09/09/99
FINALIZING A SITE MAY DELAY PHILLIES STADIUM UNTIL 2003

Delays in securing a site for their proposed new ballpark "probably have cost" the Phillies "any chance of playing in it until" 2003, according to Bob Ford of the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER. Phillies Chair

Tags: Facilities, Philadelphia Phillies

09/09/99
UPCOMING DE LA HOYA/TRINIDAD FIGHT TO BE A MARKETING KO

TVKO is "unleashing the most extensive media/marketing and promotional push ever for a boxing event" around its September 18 telecast of the Oscar De La Hoya-Felix Trinidad fight, according to Langdon

Tags: Anheuser Busch, McDonalds, Puma

09/09/99
WITHOUT SPONSORS, NO TICKET TO TELLURIDE FOR SNOWBOARD GAMES

Telluride ski resort in CO has "backed out of its agreement to host" the 2000 World Snowboard Championships after it was "unable to line up" corporate sponsors, according to Michele Conklin of the ROC

Tags: Events and Attractions, IMG

09/09/99
BANK OF AMERICA TO SLOC: PAY UP BEFORE GOVTS ARE REIMBURSED

Bank of America is "demanding" that the SLOC "pay off all debts to the bank" before state and local governments are reimbursed for their $59M investment in the 2002 Olympics, according to Mike Gorrell

Tags: Bank of America, IOC, Olympics, SLOC, USOC

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug