College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
Modell''s Sporting Goods will open a 2,500-square-foot store at the MCI Center when the arena opens December 2. The store will feature an information kiosk, satellite feeds of sporting events, and a "
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue testified Tuesday and Wednesday in the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission''s (CVC) $130M antitrust lawsuit against the NFL. On Tuesday, Tagliabue said that ne
The Arizona Sports Foundation has signed a multiyear, multimillion dollar deal with AZ-based computer marketer Insight Enterprises, Inc., for title sponsorship of Tucson''s Copper Bowl, to be renamed
The name of the new Columbus NHL expansion team will likely be the Blue Jackets, according to Wright & Merz of the COLUMBUS DISPATCH. A source told the DISPATCH that the team is "95 percent sure" of t
Converse Senior VP/Marketing James Solomon said the company "will try to capture consumers'' changing tastes toward less bulky athletic shoes with the introduction of a running-style basketball shoe"
Acting MLB Commissioner Bud Selig said yesterday that "achieving Phase I of realignment doesn''t mean he plans to step down" from his post, according to Tom Haudricourt of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTIN
Edmonton city developer Robert Proznik announced yesterday that he was "no longer in the running" for the NHL Oilers, according to Jac MacDonald of the EDMONTON JOURNAL. Proznik said that he was withd
Washington Sports & Entertainment has sold 5,268 WNBA season tickets, which tops the league-imposed ticket goal of 3,000 in order to qualify for a team. The NBA Board of Governors meeting next week wi
NASCAR Cafe will open its second location in Nashville, TN, this Tuesday, November 11 (NASCAR)....CART Licensed Products has reached licensing agreements with three manufacturers for the merchandising
NHL Enterprises named GLENN CHRISTOPHER WAKEFIELD as its VP/Canadian Business Operations. Wakefield was most recently Nike''s Dir of Sports Marketing for its hockey division (NHL Enterprises)....LOIS