Featured Story

Last Chance To Enter SBD/SBJ's Annual Super Bowl Bowl Pick 'Em

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 30 / 15

With the Patriots and Seahawks set to meet in Glendale for Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, SportsBusiness Daily 's and SportsBusiness Journal 's annual Super Bowl pick 'em contest is open. Test your prognostication skills against those of your fellow subscribers. Those who best predict the game'...

Read More

More Stories

11/20/98
YOUNG AND RESTLESS: POLL SHOWS TEENS BIGGEST SPORTS FANS

In October ''98, ESPN Chilton Sports Poll looked at the percentage of sports fans broken down by the various age groups. The number of respondents ranges from 210-379. AGES 12-17 18-24 25-34 35-44 45-

Tags: ESPN, The Back of the Book, Walt Disney

11/20/98
COLLEGE STUDENTS STAYING AWAY FROM FOOTBALL GAMES

"A funny thing is happening in college football these days," as attendance is dropping at some schools as students choose not to attend the games, according to Fatsis & Weinbach of the WALL STREET JOU

Tags: Colleges, NCAA

11/20/98
CASEY'S KASEM? WASSERMAN BRINGS ARENA TEAM TO L.A.

The AFL awarded an expansion franchise to Wasserman Foundation COO Casey Wasserman and the City of L.A. that will begin play in April 2000 at the Staples Center. Plans are forthcoming in regard to a t

Tags: AFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies

11/20/98
FOOLS RUSH IN: GOLF COMPANIES RETHINKING ENDORSEMENT DEALS

In the "midst of an industry slump," many golf equipment companies "aren''t rushing to re-sign players," according to Gene Yasuda of GOLFWEEK. Agents and company execs said that "with profits dropping

Tags: Fila USA, Acushnet, PGA Tour, Russell Athletic, Washington Nationals

11/20/98
ADVANTAGE INTERNATIONAL SEEKS SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Senior Account Executive opportunity available with an in-house agency of sports marketing company. Qualified candidate will assist with media buys, promotions, and public relations for all events. Cy

Tags: Classified Advertisements, Acushnet

11/20/98
WILL MA MAKE COUNTER-OFFER? WILL FANS GO DOWN I-84 TO CT?

While Patriots Owner Robert Kraft''s pact with CT does provide a $2M out if Kraft reaches another stadium deal, neither MA nor RI execs "voiced interest yesterday in making offers," according to Tina

Tags: ESPN, Franchises, Minnesota Vikings, New England Patriots, NFL, Walt Disney

11/20/98
MEDIA NOTES

"The Karl Malone Show" is back on the air on Salt Lake City''s KALL-AM. The station had been airing the program until Malone''s agent, Dwight Manley, requested that Malone be paid by the station. KALL

Tags: ESPN, IndyCar, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Raycom Sports, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

11/20/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

MSG named SUSAN ARONS VP/PR of Radio City Ent. Arons will also oversee the PR efforts of MSG Sports Properties, which includes pro boxing, tennis and college basketball (MSG)....JONATHAN COGAN was nam

Tags: Cablevision, Madison Square Garden, People and Pop Culture

11/20/98
FACILITY NOTES

In Houston, the Harris County-Houston Sports Authority voted Thursday "to acquire two valuable blocks around the Ballpark at Union Station" so one can be turned into a park and the other into a Metrop

Tags: Facilities

11/20/98
BORN TO RUN ESPN? ESPN CREATES NEW CHAIR POSITION

ESPN President Steve Bornstein has been promoted to the new position of ESPN Chair, and ESPN Exec VP/Sales & Marketing George Bodenheimer has been promoted to President of the network. Bornstein will

Tags: ABC, ESPN, NBC, Media, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug