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Top of Their Game: A Conversation with the General Counsel of the NFL, NBA, and Major League Baseball

Top of Their Game: A Conversation with the General Counsel of the NFL, NBA, and Major League Baseball

Sports and Society Administrator March 21, 2014 0

This Forum, co-hosted by NYU Law School, offered a unique window into how some of the most popular and successful professional sports organizations in the world operate in the 21st century. In a conversation

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The NFL Needs To Step Up To Arizona’s “Religious Freedom” Bill

The NFL Needs To Step Up To Arizona’s “Religious Freedom” Bill

Sports and Society Administrator March 1, 2014 0

By Lee Igel & Arthur Caplan Forbes.com | February 23, 3014 Michael Sam, meet Hank Aaron. During his Major League Baseball career with the Milwaukee Braves, Atlanta Braves, and Milwaukee Brewers from 1954-1976, “Hammerin’

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30-Years of NBA Success All Started in a CBS Sports Truck in ’83

30-Years of NBA Success All Started in a CBS Sports Truck in ’83

Sports and Society Administrator February 14, 2014 0

By TERRY LYONS DigitalSportsDesk.com | February 14, 2014 Back in ’83, before Commissioner Stern made the decisions, the NBA pretty much rolled out the ball racks, emblazoned with the Wilson (not Spalding) basketballs with

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Michael Sam’s Announcement Is A Non-Issue — Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That

Michael Sam’s Announcement Is A Non-Issue — Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That

Sports and Society Administrator February 10, 2014 0

by Arthur L. Caplan & Lee H. Igel Forbes.com | February 10, 2014 Michael Sam earned All-America honors as a football player at the University of Missouri and was named the Associated Press SEC

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Hey, Super Bowl Sponsors: Your Ads Are Already Forgotten

Hey, Super Bowl Sponsors: Your Ads Are Already Forgotten

Sports and Society Administrator February 6, 2014 0

By Eric Chemi Businessweek.com | February 3, 2014 With Super Bowl ad rates averaging $4 million per 30 seconds, total spending for commercials during this year’s game approached $300 million. Here’s the problem: Most

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The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – An NYU Sports & Society Event

The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – An NYU Sports & Society Event

Sports and Society Administrator February 2, 2014 0

NYU Sports & Society event, in cooperation with GlideSlope–management advisors focused soley on the business of global sport–explores the lasting impact of sports’ greatest events on urban environments. Program chairman, Arthur R. Miller, moderated

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The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – Sports Bites

The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – Sports Bites

Sports and Society Administrator February 1, 2014 0

NYU Sports & Society event, in cooperation with GlideSlope–management advisors focused soley on the business of global sport–explores the lasting impact of sports’ greatest events on urban environments. Program chairman, Arthur R. Miller, moderated

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New Study Shows Why People May Be Tuning Out The Olympics

New Study Shows Why People May Be Tuning Out The Olympics

Arthur Caplan and Lee Igel January 30, 2014 0

By Arthur Caplan & Lee Igel Forbes.com | January 29, 2014 With the onset of the Winter Olympics Games in Sochi close at hand, it is about time to revisit every sports fan’s favorite

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NBCU Olympic Ad Revenue Is Snowballing

NBCU Olympic Ad Revenue Is Snowballing

Sports and Society Administrator January 30, 2014 0

By Anthony Crupi Adweek.com | January 23, 2014 Report sees Peacock booking more than $1 billion in Sochi sales NBCUniversal forked over some $775 million for the media rights to the 2014 Sochi Olympics,

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What’s Next for Alex Rodriguez vs. MLB?

What’s Next for Alex Rodriguez vs. MLB?

Sports and Society Administrator January 16, 2014 0

Our very own Wayne McDonnell appears on Bloomberg

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