Sports

Nashville’s Left Field Restaurant Aims to Draw Fans Year-Round

This season, baseball fans of the Nashville Sounds will be able to enjoy a meal overlooking left field at the team’s new restaurant, Third and Home.  The hope is they […]

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Hurricanes’ Emergency Goalie Win Also a Nimble Marketing Triumph

The Carolina Hurricanes organization had a whirlwind weekend, as emergency goalie Dave Ayres led the team to a 6-3 win in Toronto, the first-ever recorded win by an NHL emergency […]

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Monday Morning Marketer: Bumble Vice President Chelsea Maclin

When Bumble showed up as the jersey patch sponsor of the Los Angeles Clippers, the female-led brand made an instant impression by partnering with a male-oriented sports team. The partnership […]

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Major League Rugby Expansion Teams Bolster Nascent League

While Major League Rugby has continued its growth in teams and attendance since launching in 2018, it’s not without its struggles. At the core of that is the sport’s lack […]

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Spring Training Now Generating Cash and Quaint Concerns

In the past 15 years, the business of MLB Spring Training has changed significantly. As developmental needs increase and fans find the allure of Spring Training more enticing, teams have […]

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NBA All-Star Merch Record Tied to Local Flavor

The 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend in Chicago had record merchandise sales, including the best-ever in-arena sales for the event, breaking the record previously set in 2010 in Dallas.  While that […]

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Hard Seltzer Spilling Into Sports Partnerships

Despite developing a massive culture buzz and significant sales growth, hard seltzer has remained relatively quiet in sports partnerships. But that is changing rapidly.  With the emergence of established alcohol […]

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Brands Turn to NBA All-Star Game to Connect Amid Declining Ratings

After NBA ratings suffered through the early-season, brands are turning to the league’s All-Star Game as a way to make sure they’re connecting with fans. The reasons for the decline […]

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NHL Brings New Look To Stadium Series With Air Force Academy Weekend

As the NHL approaches its 30th outdoor game on February 15, the league is seeking a fresh look for games played outside its traditional arenas. The game at the Air […]

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Grizzlies See Growth Opportunities Via In-House Media, Three-Mode App

The Memphis Grizzlies switch to mobile tickets last season has given birth to a three-headed app that the team sees as the future of its fan engagement.  The current iteration […]

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