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Volume 21 No. 48

Monday, May 21, 2018

Volume 21 No. 6

States, sports look to pounce on legal betting

Among the matters that must be sorted out before the money can begin flowing are where bets can be placed, whether they can be done on mobile devices and the many issues attached to integrity.

Sports Business Awards 2018

The industry’s best take the stage this week for the 11th annual Sports Business Awards. Meet the nominees and learn why they could take home the crystal trophy.

The magic touch: Michael Eisner

With an enduring legacy in sports and entertainment, Eisner is our 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award honoree.

Does Panthers sale offer any clues for the future?

The sale of the Carolina Panthers will be remembered for its unique circumstances and the rumors that surrounded it. But it was the eventual deal price that perhaps will be its lasting legacy, as the new record for an American pro sports franchise still fell far short of expectations.

Slive’s legacy defined, grew college athletics

Mike Slive’s legacy was built on accomplishments that range from the SEC Network, which achieved the most successful launch in cable television with 65 million homes, to league expansion and exponential growth in conference revenue.

Study shows opportunity for golf participation

A new industry study shows that the number of people interested in playing golf is at an all-time high, but the newfound interest hasn’t yet been converted into more regular participants in the game.