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The Super Bowl Seems To Be A Loss Leader For A...

The NFL won't lose money.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrUxz6WIbhY&t=3s   Two years ago, Channel 13 news in Houston raised a question about the 2017 Super Bowl in the city. How...

The Political Clout Of The Super Bowl In Arizona and For...

Super Bowl politics.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WxSkT54sgqw   The Super Bowl is a political force. The 2004 game’s halftime show with Janet Jackson’s costume malfunction changed TV indecency laws. Without the...

It’s Party Time For The National Hockey League

The corporate bazaar.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lQu5US0cxuk&t=3s   The National Hockey League is throwing a midseason party. It is called the All Star Game but it little more than a...

What Becomes Of An Abandoned Spring Training Facility?

They are trying to figure it out.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vGMzG5xLZI&t=6s   The 2019 Major League Baseball spring training season is rapidly approaching. Teams will set up shop in modern...
Tampa Bay Rays,

Baseball Meetings Start With Many Questions About The Industry

Minor League Baseball’s annual winter meetings kickoff in Las Vegas but it is Major League Baseball that steals the show as the meetings produce trade rumors, signing rumors and actual trades and signings.

Portland’s Bid For A Major League Baseball Team Hits A Bump...

Major League Baseball is not adding two teams to the existing business anytime soon. There is no indication that four stadium challenged franchises, Arizona, Anaheim, Oakland and Tampa Bay, will be leaving their local markets anytime soon either.

Goin’ Back To Houston, Houston, Houston?

The National Hockey League has not yet awarded Seattle an expansion franchise but another expansion contender maybe available and the most influential owner in the league is interested.

John McCain’s Mixed Record In Sports

The debate on John McCain’s effectiveness as a United States Senator from Arizona between 1987 and 2018 will go on. In the sports world, McCain had a mixed record. He supported the revocation of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday in Arizona in 1987.

FBI Probe Of College Basketball Not A Problem For Cities That...

The National Collegiate Athletic Association, whose very integrity can constantly be questioned, through its basketball business put up its annual crown jewel basketball tournament, the Men’s Final Four, for bid in 2023, 2024, 2025 and 2026.
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Homestead’s Spring Training Dreams Will Finally End Soon

Homestead 's baseball dream crashed because of the 1992 hurricane. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KikCGl-AmSA   The end is seemingly near for a spring training complex that was never used by...