Featured Story

NFL Retirees Take Down Website On Concussion Settlement

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 30 / 14

A group of retired players and their counsel objecting to the preliminary NFL concussion settlement have voluntarily taken down their website, www.nflconcussionsettlementfacts.com . Last week, counsel for the class seeking approval of the settlement asked the federal court to shut down the sit...

Read More

More Stories

06/19/98
IS FREE AGENCY ACTION A DEAL BREAKER ON NBA MORATORIUM?

A lockout of NBA players "appears imminent even though the two sides have discussed a moratorium," according to David Moore of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. While the union has suggested a "no-strike, no-l

Tags: Chicago Bulls, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, Walt Disney

06/19/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

The WNBA Mystics'' inaugural game tonight is "virtually sold out," and as of early yesterday, "fewer than" 1,000 tickets remained. The team has sold about 6,800 season tickets so far (WASHINGTON POST,

Tags: Franchises, Philadelphia Phillies, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures, Washington Mystics, WNBA

06/18/98
NBA AND UNION TO DISCUSS LOCKOUT/STRIKE MORATORIUM

A "moratorium resembling a no-lockout, no-strike pledged was discussed" Wednesday during an NBA collective bargaining session as a way to reinstate the 12 players who were removed from the U.S. World

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA

06/18/98
AFTER HEARING OFFERS, NEW BALANCE DECIDES TO STAY IN BOSTON

MA-based New Balance is scheduled to announce today that it has decided to remain in Boston and relocate its headquarters and local manufacturing to a redeveloped site in Brighton, according to Jennif

Tags: Finance

06/18/98
DP FOX SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT SEEKING SALES PROFESSIONALS

DP Fox Sports & Entertainment, a professional sports management and marketing company, is seeking qualified sales professionals for our expanding Ticket Sales and Sponsorship Sales departments with th

Tags: AFL, AEG, Classified Advertisements, Colorado Rapids, News Corp./Fox

06/18/98
KCAL RETAINS RIGHTS TO THE "LAKE SHOW" IN SEVEN-YEAR DEAL

KCAL has signed a new seven-year deal for local TV broadcast rights to the Lakers worth an "estimated" $140M, according to Cynthia Littleton of DAILY VARIETY. Under terms of the deal, KCAL will contro

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, News Corp./Fox, Media, Walt Disney, WNBA

06/18/98
HURRICANES NAME THEIR PRICE: INPUT ON ARENA'S TITLE RIGHTS

The Hurricanes want "some control over the naming rights" in return for paying a $20M cost overrun "that threatens timely completion" of the Raleigh downtown arena, according to Steve Politi of the Ra

Tags: Carolina Hurricanes, Facilities, Gale Force Holdings

06/18/98
A'S OWNERS TRYING TO BUY SOME TIME ON BALLPARK LEASE

The July 1 deadline for the A''s to exercise a year-to- year lease option at the Oakland Coliseum "may be delayed while team owners try to work out a host of issues with Oakland and Alameda County off

Tags: Franchises, Oakland Athletics

06/18/98
WHAT ELS DO YOU NEED? GOLF EQUIPMENT DEALS FROM HEAD TO TOE

With the U.S. Open beginning today at the Olympic Club in San Francisco, THE DAILY charts the equipment deals for some of the world''s most successful and popular golfers. Players include those in the

Tags: Acushnet, General Motors, IMG, Minnesota Lynx, Nike, PGA Tour, Reebok, Russell Athletic, Sports Illustrated, Toyota, Washington Nationals, Wilson Sporting Goods

06/18/98
SAY YOU'RE SURPRISED! SELIG SET TO BE NAMED MLB COMMISSIONER

Bud Selig, who has served as MLB''s acting commissioner for nearly six years, "has decided to accept the job" on a permanent basis, according to Murray Chass of the N.Y. TIMES. Chass'' piece was tease

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug