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Daily / Wednesday, May 25, 2022
The Flyers held LOU NOLAN night on April 9 for the team's PA announcer, where they "celebrated his career, wore practice jerseys with his name and presented him with gifts" prior to the team’s game against the Ducks. Nolan was “shocked and honored,” though he...

Executive Transactions

Daily / Wednesday, May 25, 2022
The Warriors named former Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment Prudential Center Exec VP & GM DONNA DANIELS Chase Center GM. She will be in charge of operating the venue, which encompasses parking, guest experience, engineering and converting building security, among other priorities. Daniels also will be tasked...

Warriors hire Donna Daniels as Chase Center GM

Morning Buzz / Wednesday, May 25, 2022
The Warriors are naming Donna Daniels  GM of Chase Center. With more than 30 years experience in professional sports and live entertainment -- including 25 years at the NBA league office -- Daniels will oversee all Chase Center operations. She will report to Warriors President &...

Executive Transactions

Daily / Tuesday, May 24, 2022
NBA Asia Exec VP & Managing Dir SCOTT LEVY will step down at the end of June '22. Levy has overseen the NBA’s operations in the Asia-Pacific region since '09. NBA Asia Head of Global Content & Media Distribution RAMEZ SHEIKH ,...

Seeking nominees for the '22 Game Changers honoree class

Daily / Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Sports Business Journal has been recognizing women who are having success and serving as leaders in the sports industry since '11. Nominate a woman you know for the '22 class who influences the industry through leadership and innovation. Past winners span professional, college and amateur sports, in sectors such...

Seeking nominees for the '22 Game Changers honoree class

Daily / Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Sports Business Journal has been recognizing women who are having success and serving as leaders in the sports industry since '11. Nominate a woman you know for the '22 class who influences the industry through leadership and innovation. Past winners span professional, college and amateur sports, in sectors such...

Names in the News

Daily / Tuesday, May 24, 2022
The Sabres Foundation will donate $100,000 to the Resource Council of WNY, which operates the Buffalo Renaissance Foundation Community Center. The donation will “support staffing and programming” ( BUFFALO NEWS, 5/24 ). BUYERS & SELLERS : Heat President PAT RILEY is selling his...

Longtime baseball writer Roger Angell dies at 101

Daily / Monday, May 23, 2022
Former New Yorker Senior Editor ROGER ANGELL , the "elegant and thoughtful baseball writer who was widely considered among the best America has produced," died last Friday at his home in Manhattan at 101, according to Dwight Garner of the N.Y. TIMES. MARGARET MOORMAN ,...

Seeking nominees for the '22 Game Changers honoree class

Daily / Monday, May 23, 2022
Sports Business Journal has been recognizing women who are having success and serving as leaders in the sports industry since '11. Nominate a woman you know for the '22 class who influences the industry through leadership and innovation. Past winners span professional, college and amateur sports, in sectors such...

Time 100 again highlights star athletes, sports innovators

Daily / Monday, May 23, 2022
TIME magazine today released its annual list of the  100 Most Influential People of '22 , and a number of athletes made the list, with fellow sports figures authoring the writeups on each athlete's contribution to the culture. Below are some excerpts from their profiles: ...
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