Friday, August 14, 2020

Independent Study Claims Rio Olympics Boosted Economy for Host City

By Daniel Etchells | A new study has concluded that the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro...

Swimming Backer Says “Day of the Sports Governing Body is Coming to an End”

By Michael Pavitt | International Swimming League (ISL) financer Konstantin Grigorishin has suggested the "day of the sports governing body is coming to an end"...

Nightengale: Harper Turned Down $300 Million Offer from Nationals

By Bob Nightengale | The Washington Nationals’ contract offer to All-Star outfielder Bryce Harper was for 10-year, $300 million that he rejected five weeks ago,...

Will it be Trick or Treat for Angels Fans?

By Evan Weiner | It is trick or treat time for the city of Anaheim as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim ownership has decided...

MLB, NBA Want a Slice of Sports Betting Money

By Evan Weiner | Major League Baseball has not given up on collecting an integrity fee from states that offer legalized sports gambling. MLB executive...

World Cup Added $14 Billion to Russian Economy, Organizers Report

By Mike Rowbottom | The 2018 FIFA World Cup added more than $14 billion to the Russian economy, tournament organizers have claimed. The figure was revealed...

Government Support is Essential for Sports Owners and Organizers

By Evan Weiner | Former National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern once said that a successful sports franchise needed three things: Local government support, a...

Event Volunteers Save Sports Organizations Money

By Evan Weiner | The organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are looking for a few good men and women to help with the presentation...

Where Will the Raiders Call Home in 2019?

By Evan Weiner | In the, “of course, this could happen” department, the Mark Davis owned soon to be Las Vegas Raiders National Football League...

Seattle Aims to Wow NHL Owners

By Evan Weiner | On October 2, a group of Seattle investors will make what might be their final pitch to the 31 National Hockey League...

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