Featured Story

National Rugby League Side Gold Coast Titans Fined $263,000 For Salary Cap Breach

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 10 / 24 / 14

National Rugby League side Gold Coast has been fined A$300,000 ($263,000) "and hit with a suspended penalty of four competition points over a salary cap breach in regard to former playmaker Scott Prince," according to the AAP. Prince left the Titans at the end of '12 and the penalty "was issued aft...

Read More

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Australia

More Stories

03/03/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories from the Weekend Rap: 1) Winter Weather For Soldier Field NHL Game Makes Memorable Moment 2) NCAA's O'Bannon Case Heading To Settlement Talks After Directive 3) LaFontaine Abruptly Resigns From Role With Sabres After Three Months 4) LeBron James Trades In Black Mas ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/28/14
Thousands Bid Farewell To Tom Finney

English football "bade farewell" on Thursday to former Preston North End and England winger TOM FINNEY , "who died this month aged 91," according to Mike Collett of REUTERS. Thousands "lined the streets of Preston in north-west England and applauded his cortege as it passed Deepdale stadium, home o ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, United Kingdom

02/28/14
Executive Transactions

Basketball ACT has named former Tuggeranong-Southern Cross juniors President DAVID LEANEY as its president for at least the next two years. Leaney replaces MARK WHITE , who stepped down after eight years in August. Basketball ACT is "still searching" for a new CEO after TONY JACKSON , due to re ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/28/14
Names In The News

Brazilian third division Mogi Mirim Chair RIVALDO , "creative as a player, showed the same creativity on Thursday" when he announced he was sacking the manager "via Instagram." Some supporters "were unhappy at how the news was announced, which led the former world player of the year to clarify an h ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/28/14
Twitter Me This...

The PA's MARTYN ZIEGLER : "So much for panic on Wall Street - Man Utd shares close up 33 cents to $14.98." Al Jazeera's LEE WELLINGS : "Does twitter fancy 'sacking' any other Prem managers? Moyes & Mel went on this medium today. People desperate to spread rumours. #sad #wait" The AP' ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/28/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) ESPN Launches Internet Channels For 15 Different College Conferences 2) O'Bannon Documents Detail NCAA's Stance On Use Of Athletes Names, Likenesses 3) NHL, Canucks Struggling To Sell Last Heritage Classic Tickets, Have Given Some A ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/27/14
Executive Transactions

Int'l sports marketing agency IEC in Sports has appointed CARSTEN HENDRICH as COO. Hendrich will oversee the media rights business for IEC Owner Lagardère Unlimited's media and production operations across Europe. Hendrich will report to IEC CEO and Lagardère Unlimited Head of Media ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/27/14
Names In The News

A candidate "running for Congress in Colombia recognized on Tuesday that his campaign committed an error" in using LIONEL MESSI 's image "without his permission." A photo of Messi appeared "next to an image" of Congressional candidate JORGE CASALINS on social media. Casalins: "When these were p ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/27/14
Twitter Me This...

Bloomberg's TARIQ PANJA : "Curitiba World Cup stadium partly built usling public money. Yet officials unwilling to reveal specifics of where the money was spent." AP's ROB HARRIS : "Hearing reports citing "Twitter rumours" on Moyes' future. Don't recall if 20 years ago ClubCall cited "p ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/27/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) ESPN, Fox Still Negotiating Joint Bid For MLS, U.S. Soccer Despite Delay 2) Support Growing For NFL To Move Super Bowl If Arizona Passes Right To Refuse Service 3) Minding My Business With Fox Sports 1 VP/News Bill Dallman 4) Anh ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug