Monday, August 26, 2019
Berman named new NLL deputy commissioner
The National Lacrosse League hired longtime NHL executive Jessica Berman as deputy commissioner, making her the first woman to hold that title for a men’s league.
Brett Yormark on his time with the Nets and what's next
Set to depart Brooklyn after Joseph Tsai's purchase of the franchise, one of the industry's most high-profile executives shares his thoughts with Sports Business Journal.
Minor league lame ducks: Relocating franchises face unique challenges
With moves looming in their future, the Mobile BayBears, New Orleans Baby Cakes and Pawtucket Red Sox are grappling with how best to serve their current fans.
USTA's bustling Lake Nona facility a beacon for 'all things tennis'
The USTA National Campus opened just over two years ago, and the world’s largest tennis facility has already had more than half a million people pass through its gates.
Stadium design tops to-do list for newest MLS club
St. Louis's big year continues with the awarding of MLS's 28th franchise. Now President Carolyn Kindle Betz, who heads the first female majority-owned club, can get to work.
Team presidents with local roots ‘a must’ for new XFL
Dallas native Grady Raskin, who left the Stars to take over the Renegades, knows familiarity will be critical to success for the second iteration of the spring football league.
ACC Network: A decade in the making, conference is finally ready
A 10-year undertaking by commissioner John Swofford and consultant Dean Jordan to make the conference channel-ready culminated in the launch of the ACC Network.
Sports Biz Camps offers high school students inside look at industry, prospects
Formed by two Johnson & Wales professors, the Charlotte-based camp provided a sports business 101, with demand so high that expansion plans are in the works.