Featured Story

Miller Lite Renews Deal To Sponsor New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 19 / 14

New Hampshire Motor Speedway officials on Friday announced that Miller Lite has extended its deal to sponsor the track for another three years. The deal keeps Miller Lite as the "Official Beer Sponsor of New Hampshire Motor Speedway" through the '17 racing season. NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski , wh...

Read More

More Stories

04/23/98
REEBOK'S FIRST QUARTER PROFITS FALL 49 PERCENT

Reebok Int''l said Wednesday that its first-quarter profit fell 49% and company officials "predicted another tough quarter ahead with no improvement expected until autumn at the earliest," according t

Tags: Finance, Reebok

04/23/98
THAT'S JUST THE WAY IT IS: NCAA ATHLETES CAN GET A JOB

"In a sweeping reversal of a long-held policy, the NCAA has voted to allow Division I athletes to earn as much as $2,000 in outside cash during the school year," according to ESPN''s Bob Stevens. Stev

Tags: Colleges, ESPN, NCAA, Time Warner, Walt Disney

04/23/98
DISNEY EARNINGS UP; COMPANY ANNOUNCES 3-FOR-1 STOCK SPLIT

The Walt Disney Co. reported Wednesday that earnings rose 22% in its fiscal 2Q ended March 31 "as theme-park and ESPN operations more than offset lower creative content segment results and film write-

Tags: ESPN, Finance, Walt Disney

04/23/98
THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY TURNSTILE TRACKER

TODAY: Final Regular Season NBA Attendance YEAR-TO-DATE TOTAL +/- ATTEND TEAM HOME DATES ''97-98 AVG. TOTAL % CAP ''96-97 AVG. FROM ''96-97 CHI 41 23,988 983,517 110% 23,865 + 5,062 + .5% CHA 41 23,40

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, NBA, The Back of the Book, Time Warner, US Airways

04/23/98
TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY CONSTRUCTION BEGINS; WHEN WILL IT END?

Construction on the Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) began Tuesday, but TMS officials said they "still haven''t finalized a plan" for the track''s "major overhaul," reports Holly Cain in the DALLAS MORNING

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Facilities, IndyCar, NASCAR, Speedway Motorsports Inc.

04/23/98
KAGAN'S SPORTS VALUES CONFERENCE, MAY 6-7 IN NYC

Kagan''s Sports Values: Franchises, Facilities, Marketing, Media & Finance -- May 6-7, Park Lane Hotel in NYC. The conference designed to bring pro analysis to pro sports. Paul Kagan and John Mansell

Tags: Atlanta Braves, CBS, Classified Advertisements, NBA, Nike, Time Warner, Viacom

04/23/98
MEDIA NOTES

TV: Hall of Fame RB John Riggins will join WFAN''s Chris Russo as co-host of "Riggins and Russo Live," an NFL pregame show which will air on N.Y.''s WCBS-TV Sundays at 11:00am this season. The duo wil

Tags: Cablevision, ESPN, NBA, NBC, New York Rangers, NFL, NHL, PGA Tour, Media, Walt Disney

04/23/98
UNIV. OF MEMPHIS GAMBLES ON SPONSORSHIP, TAKES ANOTHER LOOK

The Univ. of Memphis, "reacting to criticism from some boosters, is reviewing the sponsorship" by a MS casino of a Tiger Clubs golf tournament, according to David Williams of the Memphis COMMERCIAL AP

04/23/98
THE BRONX BOOTERS? MLS INTERESTED IN YANKEE STADIUM

MLS officials say they''re "extremely interested in operating a franchise within the five boroughs to join the MetroStars," according to Seifman & Hardt of the N.Y. POST. MLS Commissioner Doug Logan s

Tags: Facilities, MLS, New York Mets, New York Yankees, YankeeNets

04/22/98
NTRA PLACING ITS BETS ON EX-GOLF CZAR SMITH AS FIRST COMMISH

TIM SMITH, who served as Deputy Commissioner of the PGA Tour during the ''80s, was named the first Commissioner of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA). Smith called the NTRA "exactly t

Tags: ATP, NTRA, PGA Tour, People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug