Featured Story

Bucks All-Star To Miss EuroBasket; Greek Federation Alleges Conspiracy

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 20 / 17

Bucks F Giannis Antetokounmpo yesterday posted a message on social media in which he "expressed his regret that he would not be able to play for the Greek national team in the upcoming EuroBasket 2017, which begins on Aug. 31, due to a knee injury." However, the post "elicited an accusation from t...

Read More

More Stories

11/12/03
QuesTec Will Continue In MLB

QuesTec, the "controversial computer and video tracking system used to evaluate umpires, is "here to stay and probably will be expanded to include other aspects of baseball," according to Hal Bodley o

Tags: LA Angels, Baseball, Miami Marlins, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, San Francisco Giants

11/12/03
Facility Notes

The Grizzlies will be paid $3.75M from FedExForum project funds because the arena was not ready at the beginning of this season. The payment is "considered a subsidy to the team, rather than a penalty

Tags: Baseball, Basketball, Facilities, Memphis Grizzlies, MLB, Texas Rangers

11/12/03
ManU To Return To U.S. In '04

ChampionsWorld and Manchester United yesterday announced that the English Premier League club will return for a second U.S. tour next summer. While dates and opponents for the club's three games are n

Tags: English Premier League, Events and Attractions, Manchester United, Soccer

11/11/03
No Headline

See this week’s issue of SportsBusiness Journal as well as www.sportsbusinessjournal.com for these stories and more. THIS WEEK'S HEADLINES ...

11/11/03
South FL Teams' Initiatives

With both the Heat and NHL Panthers experiencing attendance drops in excess of 16% since opening their new arenas, the two teams' marketing departments are exploring "new gimmicks to sell tickets," ac

Tags: Basketball, Miami Marlins, Florida Panthers, Franchises, Hockey, Miami Heat, NASCAR, NHL

11/11/03
Facility Notes

Most of KeyArena's suites have been outfitted with computers running Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004 software connected to flat-screen TVs. The setup, which debuted Friday, "allows peop

Tags: Basketball, Facilities, Microsoft, Motorsports

11/11/03
Media Notes

MR. POPULARITY? In Akron, Public Editor Mike Needs wrote last Thursday's front-page photo of LeBron James garnered "a high number of complaints." Needs: "'Sick and tired' was the most popular expressi

Tags: AEG, Basketball, CFL, Chicago Fire, Football, Nike, Media

11/11/03
MLS '03 Nielsen Ratings Trends

The following are regular-season Nielsen ratings trends for MLS' national broadcast partners for the past six years. In 2002, MLS signed a deal with ABC and ESPN to exclusive broadcast rights through

Tags: ABC, ESPN, MLS, Soccer, Walt Disney

11/11/03
NFL Media News & Notes

St. Louis media members Brian McKenna and John Hadley "became embroiled in a heated conversation that escalated into a physical confrontation" last Thursday at Rams Park, according to Dan Caesar of th

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Atlanta Falcons, CBS, Football, Miami Dolphins, NBC, New York Giants, NFL, Media, LA Rams, Viacom

11/11/03
Franchise Notes

PHILADELPHIA STORY I: The Eagles will wear black jerseys for the first time ever this Sunday when they host the Giants. Manufactured by Reebok, the jersey features a white number trimmed in silver and

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Baseball, Chicago Bulls, Football, Franchises, Hockey, Milwaukee Brewers, New York Giants, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Steelers, Reebok, San Jose Sharks

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug