Sports Industry

Angels welcome Ohtani, plot course for 2-way Japanese star

Dec 10, 2017

Shohei Ohtani has been formally introduced by the Los Angeles Angels after they won the fierce baseball-wide competition for the services of the two-way Japanese star

AP sources: Yankees set to reel in MVP Stanton from Marlins

Dec 9, 2017

People familiar with deal to AP: Yankees make big catch, set to reel in MVP Stanton from Marlins

Gulati: 2026 North American World Cup would reap big profits

Dec 9, 2017

USSF president predicts record revenue if 2026 World Cup goes to US, Canada, Mexico

Garber talks MLS expansion, relocation in annual address

Dec 8, 2017

MLS Commissioner Don Garber says it's 'conceivable' new expansion team could join league before Miami franchise begins play

Bettman says NHL will consider Seattle expansion bid

Dec 8, 2017

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league's board of governors has agreed to consider an expansion application from Seattle

Silver says NBA considering G League team in Mexico

Dec 8, 2017

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says the league is considering putting an NBA G League team in Mexico

Silver: NBA to open basketball academy in Mexico City

Dec 8, 2017

The NBA will open a basketball academy in Mexico City in January

Trade for Dee Gordon may help Mariners land Shohei Ohtani

Dec 8, 2017

Landing Dee Gordon via trade is an immediate upgrade for the Seattle Mariners but an extra $1 million in international signing bonus pool allocation may prove more important in trying to land Japanese star Shohei Ohtani

Dundon signs purchase agreement to buy Carolina Hurricanes

Dec 8, 2017

Dallas billionaire Tom Dundon has signed a purchase agreement to buy a majority stake in the Carolina Hurricanes from longtime owner Peter Karmanos

PGA Tour signs deal to partner Chinese firm Shankai

Dec 7, 2017

The PGA Tour has signed a deal to partner with Chinese firm Shankai Sports to manage the operations of its China series for 20 years from 2018