December 5, 2013

Small-Payroll Teams Rise to MLS Cup Berths

(From Sports Business Journal, December 2, 2013)  In July the professional soccer team Sporting Kansas City played host to the Major League Soccer All Star Game. On Saturday they will play host to the championship game where they face Real Salt Lake. These two teams have proven that large markets don’t always equate to championships. It […]

November 14, 2013

NFL: We Have Final Say In L.A.


(From Sports Business Daily, November 11, 2013) All things must go though the NFL when it comes to relocating a team to Los Angeles. Currently, the City of Los Angeles is without an NFL franchise. With such a large market and potential revenues to be made, a push to have a team located there is […]

September 19, 2013

Toyota Revs into Naming Rights with FC Dallas

Toyota Stadium

(From, September 10, 2013) The home stadium of FC Dallas, a Major League Soccer team, finally has a name. The FC Dallas players and supporters will now call home Toyota Stadium. Toyota and Hunt Sports Group, owners of FC Dallas, have come to an agreement on the naming rights after being in talks since […]