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Athletes share their likes on social media03 / 03 / 14
SportsBusiness Journal writer Liz Mullen asked athletes what attracts them to social media. The following are highlights of what she gathered from Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, Brooklyn Nets forward Paul Pierce, and New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira: ■ Wh...
This map shows sports venues under construction, or expected to begin soon, whose funding is tied to larger real estate development plans. Click here for map
T he downtown revitalization that has come slowly but steadily in Cleveland since Jacobs Field and Gund Arena opened stands as a frequently cited example of sports facilities acting as catalysts for urban renewal and development. The sprawl of empty land that encircles the Ballpark at Arl ...
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Following are results from the Turnkey Sports Insiders Poll taken in February. The survey covered about 400 senior-level sports industry executives spanning professional and college sports. 1. In terms of total seating capacity, are most stadiums and arenas that were buil ...
The concept of incorporating a sports facility into a real estate development project, rather than building one as a stand-alone venue and hoping other construction will follow, can be traced back more than four decades to an entrepreneur living in the Arizona desert. W. Winfield Creighto ...
Jim Host remembers "like it was yesterday" the day he proposed the start of a corporate marketing program to then-NCAA Executive Director Walter Byers. It was March 29, 1981 — the day before John Hinckley's attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. Byers was hosting a reception for network ...
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The following are results from the Turnkey Sports Insiders Poll taken in January. The survey covered about 400 senior-level sports industry executives spanning professional and college sports. 1. Do ...
The most successful sports franchises often are based in states in which residents have deeper roots. The following map shows the percentage of people who were born in their current state of residence as of the 2000 U.S. Census. On average, 60 percent of people in the United States wer ...
Sports franchises have long chased population trends, expanding or relocating to markets that have enjoyed the strongest growth. The following map shows cities with existing Major League Baseball, NFL, NBA and NHL teams that started playing in those cities during two key periods of population-dri ...
O n a corner of his desk in the psychology department at the University of Missouri-Rolla, Christian End keeps a framed photograph of his niece and nephew, both decked out in Green Bay Packers garb. The boy, barely a year old, wears a Brett Favre jersey. The girl, all of 3 months ...
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The SportsBusiness Journal market-support ranking is the culmination of one of the most extensive data collection efforts in our magazine's six-year history. Our report looks at the 41 markets that served as home to at least one team in Major League Baseball, the NFL, NBA or NHL for at least ...
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