Featured Story

Speed Reads....

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 28 / 17

Atlanta Motor Speedway has opted to postpone its planned track resurfacing until at least after the '18 NASCAR weekend. The 1.54-mile track surface is 20 years old ( AMS ). The Atlanta Tipoff Club today announced a multiyear deal making Citizen Watch title sponsor of the Naismith College Player o...

Read More

More Stories

04/19/02
Volcanoes Sell 2,000 Season Tickets

The Class-A Northwest League Salem-Keizer Volcanoes announced that they have sold more than 2,000 season-ticket equivalent packages for the upcoming ''02 season. This marks the sixth consecutive year

Tags: Baseball

04/19/02
Boxing Becomes Big In Hollywood

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED reports that a "slew of high-profile boxing movies are in the works, making pugilism Hollywood''s latest sports obsession." Among the boxing projects being developed are "Against Th

Tags: Boxing

04/19/02
MLB Team News & Notes

After telling reporters Wednesday it is "inevitable" there will be a team in DC or Northern Virginia within the next five years, MLB President & COO Bob DuPuy "spent much of Thursday morning clarifyin

Tags: LA Angels, Baseball, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians, Miami Marlins, Franchises, Kansas City Royals, Minnesota Twins, MLB, Walt Disney

04/19/02
Client Services Account Exec

Account Executive to establish long-term relationships with client representatives. Ability to look for new ways to build sponsor''s business through affiliation with the Dodgers. Responsibilities inc

Tags: Classified Advertisements

04/19/02
Ro ...

As Rogers Communications reports another quarter of losses for the Blue Jays, execs hint that the company is re-evaluating its team ownership strategy. Rogers CFO Alan Horn says funding the losses 

04/19/02
Fans Enjoy MLB Webcasts

MLBAM CEO Bob Bowman said that users of MLB.com''s GameDay Webcasts "have been watching an average of 650,000 game Webcasts each day this season," according to Carl Bialik of WALL STREET JOURNAL ONLIN

Tags: Baseball, ESPN, MLB, Media, Walt Disney

04/19/02
Names In The News

In CT, Thomas Williams reports that Hartford attorney WESLEY SPEARS has sued Knicks C MARCUS CAMBY for a "breach of a deal made six years ago." In Spears'' suit, filed a week ago in U.S. District Cour

Tags: Basketball, Cablevision, Hockey, Motorsports, NASCAR, NBA, New York Knicks, NHL, Ottawa Senators, People and Pop Culture

04/19/02
Marketplace Round-Up

NAMES & FACES: EA Sports will run spots for "NFL Madden 2003" featuring NFL Draft prospects Joey Harrington, Roy Williams, Bryant McKinnie and Ashley Lelie during TV coverage of the NFL Draft tomorrow

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola, Dallas Cowboys, EA Sports, ESPN, Football, Hockey, IndyCar, Labatt Brewing, MasterCard, Motorsports, NASCAR, NFL, NHL, Walt Disney

04/19/02
YES-Cablevision Feud Continues

The YES Network is "flaying Cablevision again, bashing it in a new man-on-the-street advertising campaign for not carrying YES," according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. The spots show various

Tags: Baseball, Cablevision, DirecTV, Madison Square Garden, Microsoft, New York Yankees, Media

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug