Featured Story

Americans Snatching Up Tickets On Secondary Market For Women's World Cup Final

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 02 / 15

The U.S. "will have an overwhelming crowd advantage" at the Women's World Cup Final on Sunday at BC Place, as within minutes of the team defeating Germany in Tuesday's semifinal, tickets on the secondary market "skyrocketed in price, with the vast majority of purchasers" from the U.S., according to ...

Read More

Tags: Events and Attractions, FIFA World Cup

More Stories

08/03/98
OVERNIGHT RATINGS FOR SELECT NETWORK SPORTING EVENTS

The following lists preliminary overnight ratings from selected weekend sporting events. All times are EDT. The numbers are from the networks and Nielsen (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR WNBA:

Tags: ABC, MLB, MLS, NASCAR, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Nielsen, The Back of the Book, Walt Disney, WNBA

08/03/98
"SADDENED" BY SCANDAL, FESTINA STICKS WITH SPONSORSHIP

The Tour de France concluded yesterday, and during ABC''s weekend coverage Festina, which sponsored the team that was thrown out of this year''s race for doping, ran an ad during Tour coverage. The sp

Tags: ABC, ESPN, Events and Attractions, Walt Disney

08/03/98
PADRES AND CITY SETTLE ISSUES OVER NEW BALLPARK DISTRICT

Mayor Susan Golding and the Padres "hammered out a probable ballpark deal during private talks" Friday, according to Philip LaVelle of the SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE. Golding said that "all major stickin

Tags: Facilities, San Diego Padres

08/03/98
NFL INVESTIGATES RELIGIOUS GROUP; INCREASING INT'L INTEREST

The security arm of the NFL has recently been asked by "at least two teams," the Bears and the Jaguars, "to investigate a religious group with a growing membership of N.F.L. players," including Bears'

Tags: Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Edmonton Oilers, Green Bay Packers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kansas City Chiefs, Leagues and Governing Bodies, New England Patriots, NFL

08/03/98
PENGUINS NAME INTERIM CEO IN EFFORT TO TURN FINANCES AROUND

The Penguins, "mired in millions of dollars in debt," named "corporate turnaround specialist" J. Garvin Warden as interim CEO on Friday, according to Dejan Kovacevic of the PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE. Wa

Tags: Franchises, NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins

08/03/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

MLB: In Seattle, Larry Stone, on the Mariners'' trading P Randy Johnson to the Astros for three minor-leaguers: "[U]ntil the Mariners give a proper explanation as to why they couldn''t get more for Jo

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Boston Bruins, Chicago Bears, Franchises, Houston Astros, Miami Dolphins, Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Vikings, MLB, NFL, NHL, San Francisco 49ers, San Jose Sharks, Seattle Mariners

08/03/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

Jazz/Starzz President and Starzz Coach Frank Layden said that he met with SlimFast execs about appearing in an ad for the product, but the company said he "was too heavy." Layden: "Imagine the SlimFas

Tags: ESPN, Nike, Utah Jazz, Walt Disney

08/03/98
CFL'S FASHION POLICE NAB ARCHER SPORTING NIKE ON SIDELINES

CFL Eskimos QB David Archer "infuriated" league and adidas execs "by wearing Nike wristbands" during a game on Friday night, according to Marty York of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. After some players con

Tags: CFL, Nike, Washington Nationals

08/03/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Woolf Associates COO LARRY MOULTER was included in the BOSTON GLOBE''s "Ubiquitous Bostonians" section, a series on Bostonians "who seem to show up everywhere." While three things matter in Boston --

Tags: ESPN, Int'l Speedway Corp., MLB, NASCAR, NFL, San Francisco 49ers, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

08/03/98
FILA, JETER SEVER TIES AS COMPANY HEADS BACK TO ITS ROOTS

Fila USA announced that, by mutual agreement, the company has officially ended its relationship with Yankees SS Derek Jeter, as part of an ongoing effort to concentrate on athletic footwear and appare

Tags: Fila USA, Miami Marlins, NBA, New York Yankees, NFL, YankeeNets

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug