May 9, 2013

NFL Evaluating Deal with Riddell

The NFL and helmet maker Riddell's contract is ending at the end of the 2013 season.

                    (from Sports Business Journal, May 6, 2013) For 25 years the NFL and helmet manufacturer, Riddell, have had a controversial relationship which could come to an end after the upcoming season. The NFL is currently determining whether to terminate, renew, or modify its pact with the helmet […]

March 7, 2013

Fox and ESPN: Whats Behind the Unlikely Alliance?

ESPN and Fox have become the biggest partnership the media sector has ever seen.

(from Sports Business Journal March 4 2013) FOX and ESPN first started working together with a surprising partnership around the Big 12 Conference and continues with this week’s planned announcement around the Catholic 7. Over the past 2 years Fox Sports and ESPN have become partners unlike anything ever seen in the media sector of sports, especially […]

September 27, 2012

App Keeps NHLPA Members Up to Speed

The NHL is using a new app to keep its players informed about the lockout.

(from Sports Business Journal, September 24, 2012) The NHL locked players out just after midnight on September 16 as the league’s collective-bargaining agreement expired. This is the second time in 8 years that the NHL has locked its players out, the previous was the 2004-2005 season, which canceled all the games for that season. However, […]