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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 18 / 14

Let's just say there are a lot of people unhappy that medical info on Matt Kemp got out publicly. All sorts of confidentiality issues there — Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) December 18, 2014 While YES and NYCFC announce partnership deal at presser, YES is showing Yankees Maga...

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10/21/98
MEDIA NOTES

SI''s "Scorecard" notes the behavior of K.C. Star columnist Jason Whitlock at a rainy Foxboro Stadium during the Chiefs-Patriots game October 11. After being verbally heckled by Pats fans during the r

Tags: Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Southwest Sports Group, Sports Illustrated, Media

10/21/98
SPORTSLINE REVENUE UP 107%, BUT SHORT OF EXPECTATIONS

SportsLine USA reported quarterly revenue of $7.4M, up 107% from last year, according to L.A. Lorek of the Ft. Lauderdale SUN-SENTINEL. But results "fell short of analysts'' expectations because of we

Tags: Media, SportsLine.com

10/21/98
AFTER BIG MACS, ARE COMPANIES FULL FROM MARK AND SAMMY?

Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa have not enjoyed the "expected deluge of ad dollars for product endorsements," combining for a total of about $2M for four deals, which is "little more than pocket change i

Tags: MasterCard, McDonalds, Nike, Walt Disney

10/21/98
TNN USES SOUTHERN DRAWL IN EARNING SOLID PEPSI 400 RATING

TNN earned a 4.7 cable rating for its Saturday night coverage of the rescheduled NASCAR Pepsi 400, making it the highest-rated cable telecast of the night. The race was up against Game One of the Worl

Tags: NASCAR, News Corp./Fox, PepsiCo, R J Reynolds, Media, TNN

10/21/98
ROBB REPORT MAKING A MOUNTAIN OUT OF A GRANT HILL

Pistons F GRANT HILL is interviewed by Jane Levere in the current issue of ROBB REPORT. Hill, on his image: "I can be a nice guy, and I can be an asshole, and I''m not perfect. ... [Y]ou try to be Mr.

Tags: Detroit Pistons, Palace Sports & Entertainment, People and Pop Culture

10/20/98
MJ MAY NOT BE ABLE TO PLAY, BUT HE CAN STILL SELL SHOES

Nike "will try to ignite holiday buying with its most expensive campaign to date behind an expanded brand Jordan line, slated to run between Thanksgiving and Christmas," according to Terry Lefton of B

Tags: Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Nike

10/20/98
HOUSTON REACHES NEEDED STADIUM DEAL BEFORE VITAL NFL MEETING

Houston officials completed a $310M plan for a stadium which could be ready "for the 2002 season, a boast they believe puts them ahead" of L.A., and "allows businessman Robert McNair to begin a hard s

Tags: Facilities, NFL

10/20/98
FINAL NAPBL ATTENDANCE: MINOR LEAGUES SEE 2% GAIN FROM '97

The following lists the ''98 and ''97 attendance for each NAPBL league. The overall attendance through 10,316 dates was 35,427,012, an increase of 2% over last season''s 34,721,716 over 10,009 dates (

Tags: The Back of the Book

10/20/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

Sacramento County Superior Court Judge Joe Gray ruled that a Raiders lawsuit "which claims the team can break its lease at Network Associates Coliseum," can proceed to trial. Judge Gray decided that t

Tags: Franchises, MLB, Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Pirates

10/20/98
WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON PENGUINS SALES OPENING

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League are looking for a Dir of Corporate Sales. This person will be responsible for developing/implementing a Corporate Sales and Marketing P

Tags: Classified Advertisements, Pittsburgh Penguins

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