Featured Story

Words To Live By: Quotes Of The Year, Part One

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 12 / 22 / 14

No matter how the criminals may justify their actions, there is no justification for crimes committed against civilians, especially against women and children. -- Russian President Vladimir Putin , after suicide bombers killed more than 30 people in Volgograd. I am the master of my socia...

Read More

Tags: Year End

More Stories

07/24/14
Names In The News

German national football team heach coach JOACHIM LÖW confirmed that he "will fulfill his contract with the German Football Federation (DFB) and stay on as head coach until '16." Löw, who "led his team to a World Cup title in Brazil, seems ready to collect a Euro title as well." He said, ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/24/14
Twitter Me This...

Sky News' PAUL KELSO : "IOC President Thomas Bach in Glasgow tells me he's enjoying the "typical Scottish weather" and looking forward to hearing Rod Stewart" London Guardian's OWEN GIBSON : "My five year old asked me today: "Why is the Commonwealth?" I must confess I struggled." F1 te ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/24/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) Struggling Golf Merch Sales Lead Dick's Sporting Goods To Fire All In-Store PGA Pros 2) Bengals Owner Says He Is Taking A Back Seat In Day-To-Day Running Of The Franchise 3) AEG Expands Lee Zeidman's Role, Promoting Him To Sta ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/23/14
Executive Transactions

Former Spanish tennis player GALA LEÓN will take over as sports director of the Spanish Tennis Federation (RFET). It will be the "first time that a woman will lead the men's tennis body." León retired as a player in '04 ( AS, 7/22 ). ... Brazil has named former player DUNGA as i ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/23/14
Names In The News

ManU will invite RORY MCILROY "to parade the Claret Jug at Old Trafford after his victory at the Open on Sunday." The "lifelong United supporter will most likely show off the trophy at the club's opening home game of the season, the visit of Swansea City" on Aug. 16. After claiming his third major ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/23/14
Twitter Me This...

Bloomberg's TARIQ PANJA : "Quoting Nelson Mandela upon appointment as a football coach never a good start. Prepare for a rocky road ahead with Mr. C Dunga # BRA " AP's STEVE WILSON : "Malaysians held minute's silence at flag-raising & plan to wear black armbands at opening ceremon ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/23/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) ESPN Seeing Rise In MLB Game Viewership At Midpoint Of '14 Regular Season 2) NASCAR's France Wary Of "One Voice" From RTA, Calls New Coalition Unnecessary 3) Bowlsby Speaks Of Bleak College Landscape, Says Enforcement System I ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/22/14
Executive Transactions

Brazil is set to name its new manager, with reports suggesting DUNGA "is likely to return to the post." Brazil will announce its new manager on Tuesday. Reports said that Dunga "will get the job, although the Brazilian football confederation has declined to confirm the appointment." The return of ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/22/14
Names In The News

The Madrid City Council's Arts, Sports & Tourism Commission on Monday unanimously approved to name a "road, public space or building" after former Real Madrid player ALFREDO DI STEFANO . The proposal "will now go to Madrid's 'Pleno municipal' for definitive approval" on July 30. Di Stefano died ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

07/22/14
Twitter Me This...

Source: TWITTER Bild's NICOLA POHL : "Niki:"Interview? What interview! Give me more ice cream!"" (see image) Bloomberg's ALEX DUFF : "Every TDF rider - there must be some 150 left - drug tested on (notor ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug