Minority Driver Sued NASCAR for Discrimination

NASCAR’s (National Association of Stock Car Auto Racing) Drive for Diversity program has aimed to bring minority drivers into the fast paced world of...

BBC Wins Future Olympic Broadcast Rights

“It's a big day for BBC Sport” said the broadcaster’s director-general and could not resist taking a dig at the British print media. “So...

Who Will Listen Now That the NCAA has Spoken in Penn State Scandal?

(Editor’s Note.  Anthony Lubrano, a member of the Board of Trustees for Penn State University, was widely quoted as making the following short statement...

This Space for Rent

There really wasn't much of an uproar from sports fans when it was announced that a low level soccer team, FC New York, was...

In the End, It Really is How You Play the Game

The New York Times ran a story July 1 about the last contract Joe Paterno negotiated with Penn State before he was dismissed as coach...

National Healthcare Debate Rages On

The media and all of its pundits have heavily debated the landmark ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on the Affordable Health Care Act...

Academic Services for Athletes: Soon to be Open 24/7

Last week in Buffalo, New York the annual convention was held of the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics.  A reporter for The...

Sport Administrators Must Learn From Past Mistakes

Colleges across the country are gearing up for the annual summer camp season and no school wants to be exposed to the negative publicity...

World Soccer Clubs Worth A Lot of Money

Manchester United, valued at US$853 million, remains the world’s most valuable football (soccer) brand, with Germany’s FC Bayern München moving from fourth to second...

Even the Mighty Can Fall

On May 3 a number of news outlets reported the story that the Florida State athletic department may be forced to cut as much...

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