Hernandez

Deflated Ball Overshadows Aaron Hernandez Trial

While the New England Patriots football team goes about media day and preparing for Sunday’s Super Bowl, one former Patriots player is on trial for murder. Aaron Hernandez is not much of a topic at this year’s big game

Mayor Bloomberg Makes Announcement With MLB Commissioner Bud Selig And Mets Owner CEO Fred Wilpon

Wilpon To Oversee Baseball’s Money

There is a new Major League Baseball Commissioner on the job. Rob Manfred now sits in the big chair in MLB’s Manhattan offices on Park Avenue and one of his first decisions was rather curious. Manfred appointed New York

Sheldon Silver

Silver Stopped the 2012 Olympics in New York

It must have been a good day for certain New York City area sports owners, members of the NYC 2012 Olympic Committee, the International Olympic Committee and the United States Olympic Committee when the news came out that one

Super Bowl XLIX

Is the Super Bowl a Money Loser?

Cities bid for the right to hold the Super Bowl. This year Glendale, Arizona has the “Big Game” and in 2016, Santa Clara will host Super Bowl 50. NFL owners ask for many perks of a host city and

NFL

Deflated Ball Problem and the NFL’s Image

A little more than a week away from the NFL’s crown jewel event, the league is in the middle of a controversy that strikes right at the integrity of the sport. Did the New England Patriots try to cut

Canada

O Canada Dollar Slump and Sports

It may seem like old times for National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman at this weekend’s NHL All Star Game in Columbus, Ohio. Two decades ago, Bettman was dealing with the plunging Canadian dollar which would eventually drop to

Katy Perry

Can Katy Perry Perform All Her Hits at the Super Bowl?

The Super Bowl is not just a championship football game. It is many things to many people. For the state of Arizona, the awarding of the 1996 Super Bowl in 1992 by NFL owners forced Arizona to recognize Dr.

Bud Selig

A’s Stadium a Big Problem as Bud Selig Departs

With just a few days left in his term as Major League Baseball Commissioner, Bud Selig has left his successor Rob Manfred a major problem. Oakland A’s ownership is still stuck in a stadium that was built in the

The Super Bowl at the Meadowlands was the most watched TV show of all time

Meadowlands Arena Faces Uncertain Future

In St. Petersburg, local elected officials are trying to figure out what to do with a desire by Tampa Bay Rays’ ownership to look for a new stadium and leave the dome. The baseball team has a lease to

Adam Silver

NBA Jersey Ads Are Inevitable

For some reason, American sports fans think a sports uniform is a special piece of clothing that should just feature a team name or logo. The Pinstripes, in the case of the New York Yankees, Les “Bleu, Blanc et