You can squelch those rumors that the NBA - in the form of the Detroit Pistons - is headed to Pittsburgh, but that doesn't mean Pittsburgh isn't headed back to the NBA.
"Under the Lights" may not have been the most original slogan those associated with this September's Notre Dame-Michigan football game could have selected, but don't let that get in the way.
People may laugh at the notion, but I find it poetic justice. To wit, who doesn't want to run through a wall when they hear some of the music from the legendary Rocky movies?
Reason would tell you an investment that loses hundreds of millions of dollars isn't an investment, but a losing proposition. NBC considers it an opportunity.
Who can forget Nike's iconic "Just Do It" campaign from years gone by - the one that featured the likes of Bo and Michael?
Seat cushions at football games are not breaking news; you may take one with you to every high school game you attend.
It already has honed its skills as the home of top amateur competition and hosts the next Super Bowl, but now Indianapolis has landed the Big Ten football championship games for the next several years
Forbes is out with its list and we have a recap on the who's who - and, perhaps more interesting - a breakdown by different categories.
Those words just a few short years ago would have driven Penguins fans crazy, but today they're only a small part of the story about a September, 2011 preseason game Pittsburgh will play against the L
For many, the New Orleans Superdome was the centerpiece of those haunting images from Hurricane Katrina.
The Baseball Hall of Fame has unveiled a new permanent exhibit and it's getting rave reviews. Who would have thought an owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers would help make that possible?
As the NBA Finals roll on toward an uncertain offseason, it's not too early to look back at what has literally been a record-breaking season for the NBA and its television partners.
We all know who won the Indy 500 last month, but you may not know who William Rast is and why he was in the winner's circle. For that matter, you probably don't know who owns William Rast.
This year's spectacle marks the 100th anniversary of the first installment of the Indianapolis 500
Truth be told, watching college lacrosse on the tube is pretty cool. And when we go to the beach, it seems I see a lot of lacrosse T-shirts.
Maybe not many care about how we use the phrase "March Madness" in our personal lives, but the NCAA has ensured it's a protected term going forward for any commercial purposes.
Watching my sons play soccer a few years ago and last year's World Cup actually helped me understand more about the game, but now Castrol - the official motor oil of Major League Soccer - wants to rea
Just when you thought Jerry Jones had run out of ways to make money, he and his family have a different idea: merchandising.
The immortal Vince Lombardi popularized the saying that "winning isn't everything...it's the only thing".
This is an outstanding overview of the sports advertising leaders - by company and industry - in 2010 as compiled by Nielsen.
A consistent theme from my sports media and broadcasting class has been niche sports and audience/sponsor fragementation.
If you thought the NHL broadcast rights with NBC was a big deal, wait until you learn the details of the Pac-10's media rights deal with ESPN and Fox. Let's put it this way - the Pac-10 did better.
I have been clear about this for a long time - well before the joke that was Dallas. Every Super Bowl should be played in Miami, Florida.
As the summer approaches, it's the time again to think about what we always do at this time of the year - the beach, baseball and, of course, the to three stocks to think about as per the folks at For
Big East and Big Ten fans will be happy to hear the attendance numbers at their college basketball games this past season.