Featured Story

Americans Snatching Up Tickets On Secondary Market For Women's World Cup Final

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 02 / 15

The U.S. "will have an overwhelming crowd advantage" at the Women's World Cup Final on Sunday at BC Place, as within minutes of the team defeating Germany in Tuesday's semifinal, tickets on the secondary market "skyrocketed in price, with the vast majority of purchasers" from the U.S., according to ...

Read More

Tags: Events and Attractions, FIFA World Cup

More Stories

12/17/99
MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" led with authorities returning former Panthers WR Rae Carruth to Charlotte, followed by Dolphins RB Cecil Collins being charg

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Los Angeles Lakers, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Arizona Coyotes, Quokka, Sports Illustrated, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Toronto Raptors, Walt Disney, Yahoo

12/17/99
WILL DC HAVE SPRING FEVER FOR NEW FRANCHISE? IT COULD

The Houston-based Spring Football League (SFL) is "putting the finishing touches" on a DC franchise to be called the D.C. Veterans, according to Eric Fisher of the WASHINGTON TIMES, who reported that

Tags: Bank of America, Franchises, NFL, Washington Redskins

12/17/99
AT&T WANTS ITS PIECE OF OUT-OF-MARKET NFL GAMES

AT&T said that it will "spearhead a drive by cablers" to buy exclusive rights to out-of-market NFL games when the contract comes up for renewal in 2002, according to John Dempsey of DAILY VARIETY. AT&

Tags: ATT, DirecTV, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, Media

12/17/99
STICKY ISSUE? PRIME MINISTER SAYS $$ AID NOT IMMINENT

Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chretien responded to "persistent rumours" yesterday that he will soon announce a plan for federal tax relief for Canada''s six NHL franchises by saying, "Really? I though

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL, Ottawa Senators

12/17/99
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The IBL named HARRY STOKES as Senior VP/Business Development. Stokes was previously IBL Las Vegas Silver Bandits Acting Team President (IBL)....CATHY WEEDEN has been named VP and GM of Fox Sports Net

Tags: Chicago Cubs, Columbus Crew, Miami Marlins, IBL, Los Angeles Clippers, News Corp./Fox, NFL, People and Pop Culture, UPN

12/17/99
THE HORROR, THE HORROR: NEW ENGLAND FEARS GAMMONS' DEPARTURE

Peter Gammons is "renegotiating his contract with ESPN that might include" writing an MLB notes column for ESPN Magazine and ESPN.com, as well as regular TV studio appearances, according to Howard Man

Tags: ESPN, MLB, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

12/17/99
MEDIA APPLAUDS ALBERT'S REINSTATEMENT; ESIASON REVIEWED

NBC announced this week that Marv Albert will return to lead the network''s NBA coverage starting with the 2000-01 season, 27 months after being dropped by NBC following a misdemeanor assault convicti

Tags: ABC, Cablevision, Denver Broncos, ESPN, Jacksonville Jaguars, Madison Square Garden, NBA, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

12/17/99
FACILITY NOTES

In Phoenix, Pat Flannery writes that Tempe Mayor Neil Giuliano and Mesa Mayor Wayne Brown "offered" four potential sites for a $329M Cardinals stadium in north Tempe and along the Tempe-Mesa border. B

Tags: Facilities, Miami Marlins

12/17/99
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

DEALS: Wrenchead.com has agreed to a three-year, multimillion dollar title sponsorship agreement for SFX Entertainment''s Monster Jam series. The series will now be called the Wrenchead.com Monster Ja

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Clear Channel/SFX Sports, Coca-Cola, General Motors, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, McDonalds, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nike, Procter and Gamble

12/17/99
SPONS-O-METER: ASC ATTRACTING BROAD RANGE OF PARTNERS

THE DAILY continues "Spons-o-Meter," a comprehensive list of official corporate marketing partners of various leagues and organizations. Today: American Skiing Company. SPONSOR CATEGORY PARTNER SINCE

Tags: American Express, American Skiing Co., Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola, Eastman Kodak, Motorola, PepsiCo, Sprint

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug