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When you hear or read obituaries of Arthur Richman, who died yesterday at the age of 83, you'll hear about his time with the Mets and the Yankees, doing public relations and serving as a senior adviser to George Steinbrenner.
The rise in prominence of the University of Memphis men's basketball team has meant more money in the bank for the school.
Over the past couple weeks, it has become very clear that not only will luxury boxes be sold on a fractional basis for season tickets, but also on an event basis. That's what is happening with the Final Four in Detroit, as corporations have decided to stay away from the clear suites in the sky this April at Ford Field.
Suffice it to say that our story on the Fifth Third Burger, which we named our Minor League Concession Item Of The Year on Monday, got nationwide media coverage.
One Manhattan dry cleaner is offering an unconventional unemployment benefit: If you don't have a job and need an outfit for an interview, he'll dry clean it for free.
It has been 4 1/2 years since Curt Schilling's socks turned red with blood during the 2004 postseason.
Last month, University of Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun scoffed at a blogger's notion that, as the highest paid employee in the state, he should take a cut in salary.
The NFL has extended its Sunday Ticket package with DirecTV through the 2014 season.
As the recession forces Americans to make cutbacks in their spending, more are opting for that great recession pastime: They’re going fishin’.
Rick Bayless, a Chicago Chef with acclaimed restaurants, a top-rated PBS cooking show, and bestselling cookbooks….joins forces with a marketing executive turned entrepreneur.
We're only four days and 48 games into the tournament, but no one will win the $100 million bracket contest offered at Pickmanager.com that we talked about last week.
For years, we've given the title of "Concession Item Of The Year" to the Gateway Grizzlies, whose executives seems to have a knack for coming up with the best idea year after year.
As of Friday, the average ticket on the secondary market at the NCAA men's regional sites cost $239 compared to $282 a year ago, according to StubHub. The average ticket to the Final Four games ($433 for the semis, $301 for the championship game) in Detroit? $426.
Does the NCAA and CBS have to worry that the Federal Trade Commission is going to come after them for false advertising?
Every year around this time, we start talking about who the big winners are in the college basketball coaching ranks. What team made it to the Sweet 16 that wasn't supposed to?
March is a great month for office-bound but work-bereft sports fans with speedy company Internet connections.
This summer could be unlike any other we've seen in professional sports. If things don't turn around with the economy by then, and it's not looking particularly good, it's possible we'll see some teams engage in conversations with their respective leagues about either contracting the team or selling it off to the league.
The opening rounds of the Sony Ericsson Open kick off next Thursday in Key Biscayne, Fla. It’s the largest tennis tournament outside the four slams.
It’s the ultimate underdog story. Upstart clothing company sees the one Division I basketball team that wears its product make it to the NCAA basketball Tournament.
I don't like March Madness. I'm convinced it hurts my site's traffic. People surf over to basketball sites instead of going to our stock screeners and investment pages.