ESPN agrees to buy stake in DraftKingsPublished in SportsBusiness Journal on 04 / 06 / 15
RELATED STORY : • Jan. 5: ESPN eyes getting into daily games The stakes in daily fantasy keep getting bigger. DraftKings is close to getting significant financial backing from arguably the most powerful brand in sports: ESPN. Industry sources said ESPN has agreed to invest hun...
Nike Inc.'s third-quarter earnings came in at 35 cents a share, toward the low end of the 34 cents to 38 cents it told analysts to expect when it amended earnings forecasts last month. It originally had predicted earnings of 50 cents to 55 cents per share, ...
Mitchell Ziets resigned from Legg Mason earlier this month and joined the sports management firm Goal Group Consulting LLC as a partner last Monday. The firm is expected to announce the hire today. Ziets had been with Legg Mason for only two years, consulting teams and cities on stadium-re ...
The Sporting 40 Stock Index chart for the week of 3/14/01 – 3/20/01.
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St. Louis stadium team sought St. Louis Comptroller Darlene Green sent out requests for qualifications of investment banks and law firms interested in representing the city in its negotiations with the St. Louis Cardinals regarding a proposed $370 million new stadium. P.G. ...
SG Cowen could approve a $20 million loan to a group led by Steve Ellman to buy the Phoenix Coyotes as early as this week, ending a long-running effort by the developer to buy the team. With another $40 million from Sumitomo Bank and $60 million in equity already secured, Ellman's group, w ...
Lower attendance at its only two motorsports races in the quarter ended Dec. 31 caused Dover Downs to suffer lower auto racing revenue than expected. Because of the absence in the quarter of any Winston Cup races — the two poor performers were a Busch series and a National Hod Rod Asso ...
The Sporting 40 Stock Index chart for the week of 1/3/01 – 1/9/01.