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

04/02/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

The VILLAGE VOICE''s J. Hoberman reviews MICHAEL MOORE''s "The Big One," which opens April 10. Moore "meets his match in Nike CEO PHIL KNIGHT. A relaxed and jovial middle-aged hippie type, Knight prov

Tags: Cincinnati Reds, NCAA, Nike, People and Pop Culture

04/02/98
PACKERS, FIGURATIVELY SPEAKING, TO DIP INTO STOCK SALE MONEY

Despite "not coming anywhere near their goal," Packers President Bob Harlan said the team was "not disappointed" with the $24M raised from the recently concluded stock sale, according to Brad Zimanek

Tags: Franchises, Green Bay Packers

04/02/98
PREDATORS' LEIPOLD SAYS TEAM HAS MET ALL LEAGUE REQUIREMENTS

Predators Owner Craig Leipold said the team has sold over 500,000 game-day tickets for next season and that it would reach the luxury suite and club seat sale requirement, set by the NHL, by yesterday

Tags: Franchises, Nashville Predators, NHL

04/02/98
CAPITAL (CENTRE) MAKEOVER TAKES FLIGHT AT USAIRWAYS ARENA

Washington Sports & Entertainment (WS&E) Owner Abe Pollin "plans to transform" USAirways Arena into a $60M shopping, entertainment and sports complex that likely would be renamed the Capital Centre, a

Tags: ESPN, Facilities, Walt Disney

04/02/98
ESPN SPORTSZONE WEIGHS IN ON SHOE COMPANIES' LABOR PRACTICES

ESPN SportsZone will study the issues surrounding the labor practices of athletic shoe companies during its five- part "Outside the Lines" series running April 2-8. The interactive program will serve

Tags: ESPN, Nike, Media, Walt Disney

04/02/98
MEDIA NOTES

OLYMPICS: USA TODAY''s Michael Hiestand examines NBC''s Olympic efforts, noting the creation of new, in-house arm NBC Olympics, year-round Olympic programming on CNBC and NBC''s plans for the 2000 Gam

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, CBS, Kansas City Chiefs, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

04/02/98
SPECIAL ON THE MASTERS STARTS USA'S EVENT COVERAGE

USA Network will premiere "The 1998 Masters Tournament Special: The Course Of History," April 8 at 8:00pm ET. The special, hosted by Bill Macatee and Peter Kostis will kickoff the net''s coverage of T

Tags: Delta Airlines, Microsoft, PGA Tour, Media, USA Networks

04/02/98
SLOC'S GILLESPIE RESIGNS; USOC TAPS NEW DIR OF BROADCASTING

CYNTHIA GILLESPIE has resigned as SLOC''s VP/Federal Relations, according to Mike Gorrell of the SALT LAKE TRIBUNE. Gillespie will help SLOC find her successor. She will remain a paid consultant to SL

Tags: SLOC, People and Pop Culture, USOC

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug