• College Gets Arena Naming Rights, Eyes Groundbreaking

    by Dana Caldwell January 2015

    Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) and Suncoast Credit Union officials announced the latter’s $5 million purchase of naming rights Tuesday morning at the school.

  • Ticket Sales Drive Will Determine NHL Viability in Vegas

    by Kevin Allen, @ByKevinAllen, USA TODAY Sports January 2015

    What everyone understands about Las Vegas is it's an intriguing venue for bachelor parties, gambling and retirement. What nobody knows about Vegas is whether it is the right place for an NHL franchise.

  • In Mountain West, Naming Rights Deals Vary Greatly

    by MARK SMITH January 2015

    Matt Ensor, assistant director of communications at UNM, researched the number of collegiate basketball venues with title sponsors before the school's deal with WisePies was announced. His discovery is that UNM is in rare company following its $5 million, 10-year deal with WisePies.

  • Dolphins Hope $400M Stadium Reno Brings Super Bowls

    by Hal Habib Palm Beach Post Staff Writer January 2015

    On a day overrun by cranes, dust and rubble, in a stadium that barely looked like a stadium, Dolphins owner Stephen Ross on Friday laid out an ambitious vision for Sun Life Stadium.

  • NBA Commissioner: Jersey Ads 'Inevitable in Our Sport'

    by Mattias Karen January 2015

    In the NBA's efforts to grow its popularity in Europe, it may have picked up a way of also boosting revenues back home.

  • Panthers' Suite Items Sale to Aid Habitat For Humanity

    by The Herald-Sun (Durham, N.C.) January 2015

    The Carolina Panthers are cleaning house so that a low-income family will have a chance to live in a home of their own.

  • Atlantic City Would Like to Bet Big on Sports Tourism

    by Jacqueline L. Urgo; Inquirer Staff Writer January 2015

    Amid the fallout of casino closures and tumbling employment, officials announced Tuesday a sports-related tourism plan that they hope will put the resort back in the game.

  • Students Seen as Key to NY Sports Clubs' Resurgence

    by Josh Kosman January 2015

    Manhattan's largest gym chain's attempt to stabilize its revenue is starting to pay dividends.

  • USOC Clear: Los Angeles an Olympic City No Longer

    by Scott M. Reid STAFF writer, The Orange County Register January 2015

    The morning-after reaction around Los Angeles to the U.S. Olympic Committee's decision to select Boston as the nation's bid candidate to host the 2024 Olympic Games was tired and predictable. Much like Los Angeles' bid.

  • 'Absolutely Insane': Falcons Face PSL Pricing Backlash

    by Tim Tucker; Staff January 2015

    From talk radio to social media to water-cooler conversation, many Falcons fans lashed out Thursday at the team's prices for personal seat licenses in the new stadium under construction downtown.