Audience Analysis: ESPN Gets Strong Audience For Randy Moss "30 For 30" DocumentaryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on
ESPN drew 2.17 million viewers for “Rand University” on Nov. 11, marking the net’s best documentary audience since the premiere of “The Book Of Manning” on Sept. 24, 2013 and eighth-best documentary audience since the “30 for 30” project began in ’09. ...
Former Rangers coach Colin Campbell was named NHL Senior VP/Dir of Hockey Operations, replacing Brian Burke who resigned after five years to become GM of the Canucks (NHL). In N.Y., Sherry Ross report
Deputy NBA Commissioner Russ Granik, who is on tour with the USA Basketball team in Europe, is "painting a bleak picture" of the NBA labor situation, according to Eddie Sefko of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE.
Arena Football coming to New England "remains a possibility" for the ''99-2000 season, as Patriots VP Jonathan Kraft met with AFL Commissioner David Baker "a couple of weeks ago to discuss the possibi
The price of the Mariners'' new ballpark jumped $81M Monday, according to Leslie Brown of the Tacoma NEWS TRIBUNE. Mariners Chair John Ellis said that the "rapid pace of the project, last-minute desig
The regional sports business is "starting to see some improvement" in local MLB ratings, according to Freeman & Cooper of MEDIAWEEK, who report that of 27 RSNs affiliated with FSN, 17 are posting MLB
Tinactin has reached a three-year sponsorship deal with the AFL to become the league''s premium national sponsor and official footcare and antifungal partner. Tinactin''s sponsorship includes media, r
BASKETBALL: BUSINESS WEEK profiles the publicly-traded USBL, which had a profit of $57,516, or $.02 per share, for the ''97 season. Shares currently trade between $2-3. While USBL Commissioner Daniel
In N.Y., Stuart Elliot reports that GM is "sustaining" losses of "more than" $75M a day during its labor dispute, which has led it to "significantly curtail ad spending across the board during June an
The parting of Reebok and Shaquille O''Neal and its impact on the shoe industry was examined last night by Scott Rappaport of "Extra." O''Neal''s agent, Leonard Armato, when asked who "dumped" who: "W
N.Y.-based Pro Star Athletic (PSA), a company co- founded by former Giants DL Leonard Marshall, has been licensed by NFLP and the NFLPA''s Players Inc to produce player-focused NFL merchandise. PSA, w