Featured Story

The Daily's Hot Reads For Monday: Keeping Pace

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 28 / 14

The PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW's Travis Sawchick writes, "Dead time is playing a large part in baseball's pace-of-game problem ." And by stepping out of the batter's box, "nearly every batter contributes to the game's dead time with an idiosyncratic ritual" ( PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW ). Also, new ...

Read More

More Stories

02/12/98
CBS' POSTS 18.9/29 ON TUESDAY; NUMBERS LAG IN YOUNG DEMOS

CBS earned an 18.9/29 rating for its primetime coverage of Tuesday''s Olympic events. CBS estimates that 64 million persons watched all or part of the coverage. The Tuesday rating was down 12% from th

Tags: CBS, Olympics, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Viacom

02/12/98
NATIONAL REAX TO MARTIN RULING: PLAYERS RESENTMENT FORMING?

The Casey Martin ruling reverberated throughout the industry with writers, players, and others weighing in: TOUR TAKES HIT: In Philadelphia, Rich Hoffman calls the Tour''s stance "a bad fight because

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Nike, PGA Tour, Sports Illustrated, SportsLine.com, Time Warner, Walt Disney

02/12/98
SPORTSRADIO WQAM SEEKING SPORTS MARKETING EXECUTIVE

Seeking experienced, self-motivated individual to sell play-by-play broadcast for three professional sports teams in South Florida, on the Flagship station, WQAM. Candidate should have strong presenta

Tags: Classified Advertisements

02/12/98
PICABO, WE MISSED YOU! CBS DEFENDS STREET MAINTENANCE

CBS''s decision to hold coverage of Picabo Street''s gold medal win in the Super-G -- which occurred around 11:30pm ET on Tuesday -- until Wednesday''s primetime coverage is examined in the media this

Tags: CBS, NBC, Olympics, Viacom

02/12/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

In BASEBALL AMERICA, Will Lingo reports that minor league baseball fans "have been bombarded with so many stupid nicknames and dizzying logos that they''ve decided to spend their money on something el

Tags: Foot Locker/Venator Group, NCAA, NFL, Nike, Oakland Athletics, PGA Tour, Philadelphia Phillies, Time Warner

02/12/98
KONFUSION IN KANATA? SENATORS GO ON, SANS OFFICIAL WEB PAGE

A dispute between the Senators and the creators of the team''s official fan Web site, George Valenzuela and Fraser MacKenzie, "came to a head last week, prompting the latter two to cease operation of

Tags: Ottawa Senators, Media

02/12/98
HOUSTON MAYOR TALKS ARENA AS EDMONTON TRIES TO RETAIN OILERS

A day after Rockets Owner Les Alexander made an $82.5M offer for the NHL Oilers, Houston Mayor Lee Brown said he will ask the sports authority to step up talks for a new arena, "preferably" downtown,

Tags: Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, Houston Rockets, Nashville Predators, NHL

02/12/98
COURT GIVES MARTIN DRIVER'S LICENSE, AS TOUR LOSES CASE

Judge Thomas Coffin ruled yesterday in OR that Casey Martin has the right to ride a cart while competing in professional golf tournaments, making Martin the "first professional athlete to successfully

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBC, Nike, PGA Tour, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

02/12/98
A PANDORA'S BOX? WHAT'S NEXT FOR PGA TOUR AND MARTIN?

The sport of golf "has only begun to feel the ramifications" of Casey Martin''s court victory, according to Clifton Brown of the N.Y. TIMES. Brown: "Will other golfers challenge the PGA Tour for the r

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Nike, PGA Tour, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner, USGA, Walt Disney

02/12/98
ARBITRATION BOARD'S TOKEN MEASURE GIVES ROSS BACK HIS GOLD

Canadian snowboarder Ross Rebagliati was given his gold medal back after the Court for Arbitration of Sport said the IOC lacked agreement with the International Ski Federation on marijuana use and cou

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, IOC, Labatt Brewing, NBC, Nike, Olympics, Viacom, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug