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Rogers Announces On-Air Talent For NHL Coverage In '14-15Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 28 / 14
Rogers today announced new broadcast talent for coverage of the '14-15 NHL season. Rogers will employ a total of 39 on-air personalities for its telecasts of more than 500 regular-season games across nine networks. Glenn Healy , Kelly Hrudey , Mike Johnson and Darren Pang will serve as game an...
A survey conducted by MD-based Global Alliance for Workers and Communities of 3,800 Nike workers in Vietnam and Thailand "is being touted as the first in-depth look at what Nike employees have to say
Since ''63, Little League baseball players "have been brought to us on an ABC platter, their heroics and their heartache, their successes and their shame," according to Bill Plaschke of the L.A. TIMES
Last weekend''s triumphs by Tiger Woods and Lance Armstrong at the British Open and Tour de France, respectively, continue to be praised in the editorial and opinion pages. The following is a sampling
Nike and the Univ. of OR (UO) are "hoping to make the world''s biggest market into a top spot for sports business," according to Andy Dworkin of the Portland OREGONIAN. Funded by a $150,000 grant from
On last night''s the "Last Word," FSN''s Jim Rome examined the role of agents in sports and said, "That seamy side of the business, what the problem is, how we solve it and where we go from here." Rom
Northeastern Univ. Center for the Study of Sport in Society Exec Dir Richard Lapchick said Saturday at the 14th annual Women''s Sports Foundation (WSF) Summit in NY that administrative opportunities i
The NCAA "took a stand against the Confederate flag" last Friday and delivered an ultimatum and a deadline for SC legislators to remove the flag from the dome of the state capitol building, according
Administrators "from many universities involved" in the Workers'' Rights Consortium (WRC), including the Univ. of OR (UO) will meet today to discuss how to "gain more influence over the workings of th
After nine MLB players and five coaches sat out Tuesday''s games in protest over the U.S. government''s handling of the Elian Gonzalez case, the Nashville TENNESSEAN''s David Climer writes that the pl
The "growing presence of Cubans in the major leagues took a political turn" yesterday, as "more than a dozen players missed games in sympathy for the one-day work stoppage" in the Miami area over the