Featured Story

Coast to Coast

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 09 / 15 / 14

AUBURNDALE, FLA. Rugby finals call Florida home NDP Championships, a division of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment, reached a three-year agreement with Polk County, Fla., to host The Sevens Championship, the first youth and high school rugby sevens North American championship tournament, at L...

Read More

Tags: Coast to Coast

More Stories

The Future Of Sports

I was up in Portland visiting the Trail Blazers the other day and saw the future of the sports world. Sofas. Big ol' sofas. Hard to believe, isn't it? The one thing most of us have at home but never find at the arena. The ...

Tags: Opinion

Athletes and crime: It's not black and white

T he issue of athletes and crime is once again a topic of discussion now that the Rae Carruth trial has climbed back into the headlines of our sports sections. I am not sure why, but I had presumed guilt in his case from the early reports until the ...

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, NBA, NFL, Opinion

NBA players doing just fine at the pay window, thank you

I f all goes according to plan, after the Super Bowl U.S. sports fans will focus renewed attention on the NBA. It will come none too soon for most NBA arenas where empty seats have been more visible than usual this season. NBA television ratings on ...

Tags: Basketball, Chicago Bulls, NBA, Opinion

Share the ball field, then share the wealth

Marvin Miller ["Baseball panel gathers an unlikely band of share-the-wealthers," Jan. 1] takes to task the members of baseball's Blue Ribbon Panel because they are otherwise staunch capitalists but advocate a "share-the-wealth" philosophy for baseball, in which ...

Tags: Baseball, MLB, New York Yankees, Opinion

Super Bowl impact figures a super stretch

T he Tampa Bay Super Bowl XXXV Task Force tells us residents that the upcoming Super Bowl will have an economic impact of $250 million on the Tampa Bay area and that the Super Bowl will bring more than 100,000 additional visitors to the area. ...

Tags: Football, NFL, Opinion

Where is the prophetic minority that can see the future?

A couple months ago at church, I heard a line that really intrigued me. It was tossed out in a Sunday sermon and the words were something like: "Where is the prophetic minority?" It was a phrase used to identify those rare individuals who see the b ...

Tags: NBA, NFL, NHL, Opinion

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug