College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
While the WTA Tour "is still without" a title sponsor for next year, CEO Bart McGuire said he hopes to have the situation resolved "by the end of the year," according to Wayne Coffey of the N.Y. DAILY
As reported Friday, Fox Sports will team with Host Marriott to lend its name to a chain of sports-themed restaurants that will open in a dozen major metropolitan airports next year. The "Fox Sports Sk
Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) has hired OR-based Wieden & Kennedy to "get a buzz going about the IRL," according to Bill Koenig of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS. This is the first time IMS has hired
Dan Dierdorf''s "run as an analyst on ABC''s Monday Night Football is coming to an end," according to a "highly placed source in the cable sports industry" cited by Jim Gintonio of the ARIZONA REPUBLI
A group of investors led by TX business exec David Bonderman, which includes DC real estate exec Ted Lerner, "may try to purchase" the Redskins when the first round of bid submissions are made today,
Representatives of the Mountain West Conference have "tentatively agreed" on a TV deal with ESPN worth "about" $48M over seven years, according to Michael Lewis of the SALT LAKE TRIBUNE. The deal, whi
CT residents "support" the plan to use state funding to bring the Patriots to Hartford by "better than 3 to 1," according to a new poll by the BOSTON GLOBE. Asked whether they support the use of state
Fila USA is "trying to fight back with a major restructuring plan that bears little resemblance to its heady days of just a few years ago," according to Eric Fisher of the WASHINGTON TIMES. Fila annou
Tags: Fila USA
Yankees manager Joe Torre "visited publishers over the past 10 days, trying to drum up interest" for his motivational book. Jonathan Diamond, an agent for Torre at RLR Associates: "Hopefully it will b
In Pittsburgh, a federal judge Friday "cleared the way" for the Penguins to apply for a loan "after being assured related costs would not be excessive." The decision allows the team to spend "roughly"