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The Push Is On To Put An MLS Team In...

Austin, Texas could have a Major League Soccer team soon if the city council decides to go ahead and finalize stadium plans that would bring the Precourt Sports Ventures owned Columbus Crew to the city.

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.

MLS Will Have To Wait Another Month Before Austin Decides If...

Major League Soccer’s expansion plan and a relocation attempt keeps running into hurdles. The owner of the Columbus Crew, Precourt Sports Ventures or PSV, wanted to move the team to Austin, Texas.
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Formula One Officials And Miami Elected Officials Want An F1 Miami...

The city of Miami wants Formula 1 auto racing beginning in 2019. The executives who run Formula 1 racing want Miami and promise that the race will bring in $700 million for Miami in economic impact.

CFL Commissioner Sees Mexico As A Big Football Market

Major League Baseball played some regular season games in Monterey in the late 1990s causing then Colorado Rockies owner Jerry McMorris to enthusiastically push for a franchise in the city that is not far from the Texas-Mexico border.

Say Goodbye To The Rubber Bowl In Akron, Ohio

Akron, Ohio is saying goodbye to the Rubber Bowl, a facility that opened in 1940 and is falling apart rapidly. The city will begin to demolish part of the structure this week.
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Spring Football Is Coming Faster Than You Think

There are signs that America is going to get more spring time football and it will be in the form of two additional leagues. The Spring League is an active group that plays a couple of games a year. The Alliance of American Football is scheduled to begin play in 2019 and Vince McMahon’s XFL reboot will start in 2020.

Columbus Crew’s Owners Can’t Move To Austin Yet

Major League Soccer, which has had a terrible time finding expansion cities with a potential owner and a state of the art MLS stadium, is now watching a court preceding that could hasten or impede the Columbus Crew’s ownership effort to relocate the team to Austin, Texas.

An Alphabet Soup Of Spring Football Leagues Is Coming

More football for the hardcore fans. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3S1HLfFCB8&feature=youtu.be   If the best laid plans of mice and men work out, April, 2020 will be saturated with football as...

MLS Expansion And Relocation Woes

The MLS is struggling with finding markets. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvuNnlx43Us&feature=youtu.be   Is 2018 the year of discontent for Major League Soccer? Columbus Crew ownership wants to take the business...