Featured Story

2014 SBD/SBJ Reader Survey: Slive Still Seen As Most Effective Conference Commissioner

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 26 / 14

The 10th annual SportsBusiness Daily/SportsBusiness Journal Reader Survey is in the books, and more than 1,000 voters weighed in on nearly 100 questions that spanned all facets of the industry. Voting was conducted over three weeks starting Oct. 13, with polling via SportsBusinessDaily.com and Sport...

Read More

Tags: Reader Survey

More Stories

10/06/98
UNDAUNTED BY TV SHOW FLOP, MAGIC READY TO SPIN SOME DISCS

MAGIC JOHNSON is "adding record mogul to his lengthy resume" by forming Magic''s 32 Records, according to Adam Sandler of DAILY VARIETY. The new label has signed with MCA for distribution and is looki

Tags: Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture

10/06/98
FIRED UP ON THE MOUNTAIN: LEAGUE PICKS NAME, CLOSE ON LEADER

The eight schools leaving the WAC to form another conference "appear to be zeroing in on a name, a home and a leader," according to Matt Jacob of the LAS VEGAS REVIEW- JOURNAL. As of July 1, the leagu

Tags: Atlanta Thrashers, Colleges, NCAA, Time Warner

10/06/98
DEBARTOLO HAS DEAL, BUT TRIAL MAY LINGER FOR OVER A YEAR

49ers co-Owner Eddie DeBartolo "is expected to plead guilty today to a felony in the federal gambling probe involving his aborted riverboat casino venture" in LA, according to Kevin Fagan of the S.F.

Tags: Franchises, NFL, San Francisco 49ers

10/06/98
NBA CANCELS PRESEASON GAMES; STERN EYES 60-GAME SCHEDULE

In a "decision that will almost certainly lead to the first regular-season work stoppage" in NBA history, the league has cancelled all of its preseason games due to its labor dispute, according to Mik

Tags: ABC, Atlanta Hawks, Chicago Bulls, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Indiana Pacers, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, NFL, Philadelphia 76ers, SportsLine.com, Time Warner, Walt Disney

10/06/98
CANADIAN NHL TEAMS HOPEFUL FOR AID IN NEW LEGISLATION

Canadian NHL teams could get a C$5M annual federal grant "to help them stay in Canada," if the Canadian House of Commons'' Subcommittee on Sports approves a new proposal, according to Mark Spector of

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL

10/06/98
JAGUARS TRY TO EXPLAIN WHY ALLTEL ISN'T ALWAYS ALL-FULL

Jaguars execs said that there were a combined 4,882 unsold tickets during home games against the Chiefs and Ravens, which "stem from the fact that 12,000 season ticket holders decided not to renew" th

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Cowboys, Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kansas City Chiefs, NFL, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Washington Redskins

10/06/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

Following the death of co-Owner Gene Autry last week, Disney now has "an option to buy" the remaining shares of the Angels and is "expected to exercise" the option "in the coming months" (ORANGE COUNT

Tags: AFL, LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Arizona Diamondbacks, Detroit Pistons, Franchises, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Tampa Bay Rays, Walt Disney, Wilson Sporting Goods

10/06/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Among the 95 guests at the wedding of NBC "Today" co- host MATT LAUER was golfer GREG NORMAN (BOSTON GLOBE, 10/6)....Actress KELLY PRESTON has signed to star in KEVIN COSTNER''s baseball film "For The

Tags: CBS, NASCAR, NBC, News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture, Viacom

10/06/98
NOTHING BUT (INTER)NET: MLS INKS YAHOO! TO SPONSORSHIP DEAL

Yahoo! will be an official sponsor of MLS through the 2002 season, as the company inked a four-year deal to become the "Official Internet Navigational Guide of MLS." Yahoo! will get time on ABC, ESPN

Tags: ABC, ESPN, MLS, Walt Disney, Yahoo

09/29/98
SPORTS LEAGUE SEEKS MANAGER, MARKET PLANNING & RESEARCH

A prestigious sports league in NYC seeks someone to manage the development and interpretation of customer and market research for licensing and team business. Candidates should be well-organized, high

Tags: Classified Advertisements, Comcast-Spectacor

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug