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- Local group pursues pro soccer entry for '95. Feaver, Christopher // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/24/94, Vol. 14 Issue 44, p1A
Reports on Indianapolis' battle to acquire a sports franchise for soccer. Team for Major League Soccer; Difference of the league with other leagues; Purposes of league ownership; Advantage of Indianapolis as league owner; Responsibilities of the Indiana bid committee to acquire the franchise.
- The pro sports money game. Lencioni, Vincent // Business Mexico;Jul1993, Vol. 3 Issue 7, p32
Reports on the interest shown by American professional sports leagues in expanding in Mexico. AMERICAN CHAMBER/MEXICO International Commerce Department; Preseason games and product licensing and sales; Sponsorship opportunities; National Football League (NFL); Arena Football League (AFL);...
- There goes Mr. Jordan--and Chicago's winning reputation. Borden, Jeff // Crain's Chicago Business;10/11/93, Vol. 16 Issue 41, p1
Deals with the problems experienced by Chicago, Illinois' professional sports franchises. Retirement of Chicago Bulls player Michael Jordan; Poor performance of the Chicago White Sox; Firing of Chicago Cubs manager Jim Lefebvre; Comparison with Pittsburgh's dilemma during the 70s.
- Posturing. // Sporting News;12/22/97, Vol. 221 Issue 51, p9
Reports on the threat pose by the increasing amount of player contracts on the financial stability of several sports franchises in the United States.
- Antitrust and sports franchise ownership restraints: A sad tale of two cases. Lopatka, John E.; Herndon, Jill Boylston // Antitrust Bulletin;Fall97, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p749
Examines the franchise ownership restraints of professional sports in the United States with reference to the cases `North Americcan Soccer League v. National Football League,' and `Sullivan v. National Football League.' Information on two kinds of restrictions that courts have condemned on...
- Sports chiefs on future of the industry. // Crain's New York Business;3/10/97, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p13
Announces the discussion on the future of the professional sports leagues, by National Football League (NFL) Commissioner Paul Tagliabue, National Basketball Association (NBA) chief David Stern and National Hockey League (NHL) boss Gary Bettman. When the series will be presented.
- Adios Amigos: Soccer franchise shuts down. Markley, Jennifer // Inside Tucson Business;03/02/98, Vol. 7 Issue 49, p8
Reports on the shut down of the Amigos soccer franchise after eight years in Tucson, Arizona. Reason for the move; Lack of major sponsors for the franchise; Changes in the franchise's ownership; Challenges faced by the franchise.
- Publicity watch. Elsasser, John; Weiner, Mark // Public Relations Tactics;Oct97, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p6
Ranks the top five professional sports franchises in the United States written and broadcast for the month of August 1997. Baseball team New York Yankees; Football team Dallas Cowboys; Baseball team Atlanta Braves; Football team Green Bay Packers; Basketball team Chicago Bulls.
- Arsenal. // Soccer Digest;Jan2003, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p10
Traces the history of the sports franchise Woolwich Arsenal club of football in Great Britain, formerly known as Arsenal Football Club. Success of Arsenal Club in soccer matches in the 1930s; Defensive football approach of the Club in the 1980s and the 1990s; Records established by the club.