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Manager David Moyes of Manchester United reacts to goal

Fire a failing manager and other lessons from sports

Apr 22, 2014
The soccer team Manchester United sacked its manager after less than a season. How does business operate?
Posted In: Manchester United, Sports, soccer, football

How much is a college championship ring worth?

Apr 8, 2014
NCAA limits the value of gifts championship winners receive
Posted In: Sports

You Hate My Job: Football referee (plus, a ref quiz!)

Jan 31, 2014
In the latest in a series about jobs people have that other people hate, an NFL referee explains why death threats are often part of the job.
Posted In: Sports, football, officiating, we really do hate your job

How data is changing the game of basketball

Jan 27, 2014
Basketball teams are using GPS trackers and other technology to improve.
Posted In: basketball, Sports, Gaming the System

Cheap seats anything but at the Super Bowl

Jan 20, 2014
Have $2500 to spare? Might we suggest sitting on the last row at the Super Bowl?
Posted In: Sports, football, Super Bowl, tickets, things that are really really expensive

Why Peyton Manning is key to today's big corporate merger

Dec 18, 2013
It used to be that sports and fashion marketing existed on the periphery of the Hollywood entertainment business.
Posted In: IMG, William Morris, Entertainment, Sports, fashion, WME

Big money at stake in one USC football game

Nov 29, 2013
Will the University of Southern California's quest to hire a star coach for its football team be cut short by a victory in Saturday's game?
Posted In: college, Sports, athletics, college sports, business of sports

Need an extra basketball timeout? That'll be $50,000

Nov 29, 2013
Our Final Note today comes from the world of basketball and loopholes.
Posted In: Sports

The tears, jeers and dollars behind the Atlanta Braves' big move

Nov 12, 2013
The Atlanta Braves push for a small stadium in the suburbs. But why?
Posted In: Sports, stadiums, gentrification

The life of a mascot: "Behind the Mask"

Oct 29, 2013
The life of a mascot is the subject of a new series by Josh Greenbaum on Hulu.
Posted In: mascots, NBA, Sports

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