Tag: Sports industry

Jones expects the Cowboys to improve off 6-10 season.

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OXNARD, Calif. — Jerry Jones expects the Dallas Cowboys to make significant strides in pursuit of their first Super Bowl since the 1995 season....

Raiders president Marc Badain resigns

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Raiders team president Marc Badain has resigned just before the start of training camp after helping orchestrate the team's move to Las Vegas. ...

Kansas City Chiefs re-sign DE Alex Ikafor to 1-year deal

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Veteran defensive end Alex Okafor has signed a one-year deal to return to the Kansas City Chiefs, just days before...

Oakland OKs terms for $12B ballpark but A’s aren’t happy

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OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland City Council on Tuesday approved preliminary terms for a new $12 billion waterfront ballpark project for the Oakland Athletics,...

NIL era brings cautious optimism to college-town businesses

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Bret Oliverio says he wants college athletes to endorse his Sup Dogs restaurant along the main Franklin Street drag steps...

Sankey joins call for change in college athletics oversight

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HOOVER, Ala. — Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey echoed the NCAA president's call for potential changes in how college athletics are governed Monday, though...

NCAA hit hard by pandemic, spent $68 million on legal fees

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The NCAA spent nearly $68 million on legal services during the 2019-20 fiscal year even as it lost hundreds of millions in revenue in...

Mets star Lindor injured during at-bat against Pirates

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PITTSBURGH — New York Mets star shortstop Francisco Lindor left Friday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the fifth inning with soreness on...

Japan’s Olympic security balancing act: Few are satisfied

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TOKYO — Struggling businesses forced to temporarily shut down around Olympics venues. Olympic visitors ordered to install invasive apps and allow GPS tracking. Minders...

Sharks get goalie Hill from Coyotes before NHL roster freeze

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks acquired goaltender Adin Hill from the Arizona Coyotes in a trade just before the NHL roster...