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Wall Street was quite impressed with Under Armour’s first-quarter earnings today as shares have soared by more than 12 percent.
Sports Business Journal reported this week that not one potential first round NFL draft pick has signed a shoe deal. And while those quoted cited the economy or a lack of star power, it actually has more to do with the fact that the economy has made companies like Nike and Adidas realize that most of the deals they've signed in the past just didn't make sense.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Arcelor Mittal and Sears popped while Newell Rubbermaid and Under Armour dropped.
We've written about the marketability of Chicago Bears kick returner Devin Hester many times before.
A couple weeks ago, I told the story of Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel, the two pitchers that the Pittsburgh Pirates signed from India after they competed in a reality show called “The Million Dollar Arm.”
I haven’t been too impressed with the print advertising Accenture has rolled out since they signed Tiger Woods many years ago.
Wealthy buyers will be flocking the Fasig-Tipton horse sale today at the Calder Racetrack in Miami to bid on thoroughbreds in the two-year-old-in-training sale.
Never has a sports star returned from major surgery with so few doubters. After an eight-month absence, Tiger Woods was a heavy 4-to-1 favorite to win the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
The NFL Combine starts today in Indianapolis. It's where players, who are best at the skills tests, can see their NFL draft stock rise.
As you might know, I am a big fan of tennis player Ana Ivanovic. That means any time we come across some new photos or ads, I'm going to post them.
Thank you to everyone who submitted their best caption to our photo yesterday. We received more than 300 entries from all over the world, including captions from Guatemala, Australia and South Africa.
Today, I spent 35 minutes or so with the new Sports Illustrated cover model Bar Refaeli. In that short period of time, I found out that Bar does eat curly fries (I bought them for her in our cafeteria) and loves the Snuggie (she was surprised to find out how cheap it was).
Over the past couple days, we've seen a lot of ticket price announcements from NFL teams to college football teams to NBA franchises. So what have teams done? Here's a list of recent ticket announcements.
The New York Mets are all over the Madoff client list document released last night. But the only New York Mets player on the list is Tim Teufel, who is linked to four accounts on the list.
The Madoff lists indicate that perhaps some money was lost from what many have called the best deal in the business of sports
In two years of playing college football, Texas Tech wide receiver Michael Crabtree pulled down 231 catches, amassed 3,127 and had 41 touchdowns.
A measly $81.5 million was wagered in Nevada on Super Bowl XLIII, according to the State's Gaming Control Board.
After the Super Bowl, we caught up agent Joel Segal, who represents Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes.
I think it's wait-and-see for Michael Phelps' sponsors, but you'll hear a lot about these morality clauses that are in endorsement contracts that allow a company to get out if their endorser messes up.
Last year, Under Armour used the Super Bowl to launch it’s new flagship product. This year, they have decided to remove themselves from the advertising scene at the big game.